United States

18 Jan 2017
A trade war between the US and China will have no winners, the Chinese president told world leaders in Davos.
21 Dec 2016
Port of New York and New Jersey truckers are resisting the opening of a terminal a day after New Year’s Day, saying the move will trigger unnecessary demurrage, detention, and per-diem fees.
21 Dec 2016
Carriers, ports say increases will force shippers to seek alternatives.
21 Dec 2016
Marine terminal service to truckers in LA-Long Beach deteriorates during the night shift, analysis shows.
20 Dec 2016
Brandy Christian is to succeed Gary LaGrange on Jan. 1.
20 Dec 2016
The Port of New York and New Jersey’s share of the East Coast container market has slipped to less than one-third in recent years amid tough competition from other ports.
20 Dec 2016
In the past year, busy terminals and traffic on roads connecting to the ports have left truck drivers waiting in hours-long lines to drop off and/or pick up a single load at Miami’s three container terminals.
19 Dec 2016
A new near-dock rail facility at the Port of New York and New Jersey could shave half a day or a day off the time it takes to get a box onto a rail car, officials predicted Monday.
Meat and potatoes, staples of the American diet, are sustaining the US spot truckload market this December.
16 Dec 2016
The US spot truckload market is delivering Christmas dinner, as demand for potatoes and meats spike and spot market volumes are nearly double year-ago levels. E-commerce is also shifting freight shipments closer to the year's end.
A truck makes its way out of Werner's Laredo, Texas, terminal, where work on an expansion to meet the company's changing needs recently wrapped up.
16 Dec 2016
The fifth-largest US truckload carrier builds out its Laredo terminal, the busiest facility in its network, as cross-border trucking increases and shipper demands change.
16 Dec 2016
When competition spurs investment, shippers stand to benefit regardless of their port preference. A variety of factors — harbor depths, ocean services, on- and near-dock intermodal facilities, rail lift capacity, and inland reach — will determine where shippers will funnel Asia imports heading to Chicago and the Ohio Valley sweet spot farther east.