Northeast Logistics

Northeast Logistics

From Philadelphia to Maine, the Northeast United States boasts multiple ports, enviable highway infrastructure and a large consumption market that is distribution friendly. As consumer demands on retailers increase and evolve, the profile of warehousing and distribution centers in shipper strategies is being raised, nowhere more so than in the Mid-Atlantic and New England regions.

Special Coverage: Northeast Logistics

News & Analysis

Profits fuel Saia’s ongoing LTL expansion
08 Aug 2019
Multiregional less-than-truckload carrier Saia is adding terminals in the US Northeast, building “capacity for growth.”
15 Mar 2017
Although ports may reopen Wednesday, in parts of the US Northeast, over-the-road freight transport remains frozen.
14 Mar 2017
The Port of NY-NJ is opening first thing Wednesday after it took a smaller than expected storm pummeling
13 Mar 2017
The storm is expected to dump between one and two feet of snow on the Middle Atlantic and Northeast United States.
03 Mar 2017
The legislation follows repeated efforts by the International Longshoremen’s Association and port businesses to rein in the commission.
24 Feb 2017
Barge routes have had varied success around the United States.

Commentary

Looking at inland point intermodal data for 2016, the biggest gains were seen in the corridor linking the Northeast with the Midwest.