The takeover of the Lazaro Cardenas port in November by the Mexican army underscores an enduring reality in Latin America: its ports a breeding ground for corruption, according to the global risk consultancy Control Risks.
25 Jan 2013
U.S. shippers that fail to understand the booming Mexican economy risk losing out on tapping a new market and paying too much for cross-border transportation, said a Kansas City Southern Railway executive Thursday.
22 Jan 2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection and Mexico’s Tax Administration Service have signed a joint work plan that lays out a plan for the mutual recognition of the two countries’ authorized economic operator programs...
21 Jan 2013
18 Jan 2013
In the week ending Jan. 12, U.S. intermodal volume rose 10.4 percent year-over-year to 252,896 trailers and containers, according to the Association of American Railroads.
18 Jan 2013
Dachser has acquired Transunion, a Spanish air and sea freight logistics provider, according to Dachser Transport of America, the U.S. division of the Germany-based logistics service provider.
14 Jan 2013
Hapag-Lloyd has launched the Poland Express Service, a new weekly fixed-day route to and from Gdynia, Poland, to Hamburg and Bremerhaven in Germany.
10 Jan 2013
U.S. intermodal volume fell for the second week straight, dropping 8 percent year-over-year in the week ending Jan. 5, according to the Association of American Railroads.
09 Jan 2013
Major Japanese international freight forwarder Kintetsu World Express Inc. said that it has established a subsidiary in Mexico to cope with anticipated growth in demand for transportation services there.
04 Jan 2013
Surface transportation trade between the U.S. and its North American Free Trade Agreement partners, Canada and Mexico, jumped 7.6 percent year-over-year in October.
02 Jan 2013
Ocean carrier Hapag-Lloyd will increase