International Logistics

After recording seven straight weeks of declines, spot rates on the China-Europe route have increased.


The dockworkers’ union has said changing Spain's dock labor system would cost 7,000 to 8,000 jobs.

In an interview with JOC.com, APM Terminals’ Morten Engelstoft shared his thoughts on the global marine terminal operating business.

As XPO gains global scale, it is blending disparate networks to offer new services to shippers.

An innovative shipping network reduces trucking costs and carbon output for the third-largest US importer.

Container lines are preparing March 1 rate hikes in anticipation of improving demand into the second quarter.


Retailers and large direct importers urge restraint in interpreting the January import numbers.

Major revisions in the North American Free Trade Agreement or other trade agreements could create a bigger market for electronic audit and payment services.

There is some contention over how much support the rollback has among shippers.

Echo Global Logistics sees need for even more optimization and analytics as online shopping begins to transform not just final-mile delivery but also middle-mile transport choices.