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Global supply chain and logistics news and analysis from around the world
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Mexico announces plans to invest $100 billion in rail, ports, roads, revive ... - globalnews.ca

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“Mexico can be the great logistics platform for Latin America,” Transportation Secretary Gerardo Ruiz Esparza said.
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Chrysler opens Mopar parts distribution centers in China, Dubai

Chrysler opens Mopar parts distribution centers in China, Dubai | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Chrysler has opened Mopar parts-distribution centers in Shanghai and Dubai to help the company's expansion plans in Asia and the Middle East.
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XPO Logistics to Acquire 3PD, the Largest Provider of Heavy Goods, Last-Mile Logistics in North America - WSJ.com

XPO Logistics to Acquire 3PD, the Largest Provider of Heavy Goods, Last-Mile Logistics in North America - WSJ.com | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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FedEx expands facility at Beijing airport

FedEx expands facility at Beijing airport | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
FedEx Express has expanded its operations facility at Beijing Capital International Airport in order to increase its handling capacity for international shipments and meet growing customer demand for inbound and outbound shipment services in...
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Kuehne & Nagel Profit Rises as Cuts Help Resist Slump

Kuehne & Nagel Profit Rises as Cuts Help Resist Slump | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Kuehne & Nagel International AG, the world’s biggest sea-freight forwarder, said second-quarter profit rose as the market for shipments by sea expanded and a reorganization helped the company reduce costs.
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DP World faces global action by ports union - Arabian Supply Chain

DP World faces global action by ports union - Arabian Supply Chain | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
DP World faces global action by ports union Arabian Supply Chain Arabian Supply Chain · EVENTS · All Events · Events By Week · Events By Month · DIRECTORY · Company Search · Products and Services · Brand Search · Register Company Profile ·...
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Deutsche Post sees last mile, climate change key in 2050 logistics | Post & Parcel

By 2050, consumers could be producing their own customised products on 3D printers, with the global logistics industry providing raw materials physically, and blueprints for those products digitally.
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Santos port strike to resume today

Santos port strike to resume today | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Dock workers at Brazil's key shipping port of Santos, the largest in South America, stopped a strike over port reform early on Wednesday but plan to walk off the job again on today in support of a broader union protest, reported Reuters.
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Nissan and Vesta sign agreement for the development of integrated supplier park at the New Aguascalientes, Mexico manufacturing project » Automotive World

Nissan and Vesta sign agreement for the development of integrated supplier park at the New Aguascalientes, Mexico manufacturing project » Automotive World | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Nissan and Vesta (BMV: Vesta), an industrial real estate developer from Mexico, signed a definitive agreement for the development of a Douki Seisan Park (D
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DHL air freight hub adds ten Allison-equipped MULAG Comet 6 tractors

DHL air freight hub adds ten Allison-equipped MULAG Comet 6 tractors | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
DHL Hub Leipzig, the largest container handling hub in Europe has expanded its towing tractor fleet with 10 MULAG Comet 6 towing tractors with Allison 1000 Series fully-automatic transmissions. SCHKEUDITZ, Germany – To cope with the constantly...
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Costly logistics act as drag on Vietnam exports - Thanh Nien Daily

Costly logistics act as drag on Vietnam exports
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Exports remain a key factor in Vietnam's economic growth, but high logistics costs mean they are unable to achieve their full potential.
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Cargo shipping group, AISL, says benefiting from brisk Asian intra-regional trade

Cargo shipping group, AISL, says benefiting from brisk Asian intra-regional trade | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Container ship operators are benefiting from robust consumer spending and the resurgence of domestic manufacturing, as various free-trade agreements (FTAs) boost intra-regional shipments.
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DSV acquires Ontime Logistics AS | EyeforTransport

DSV acquires Ontime Logistics AS | EyeforTransport | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Ontime Logistics AS offers transport and logistics services, mainly related to road transport. The company has 220 employees and eight offices in Norway, five in Sweden and two in Denmark.
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New Intermec Research Reveals Mobile Technology Could Save Transport and ... - Fort Mills Times

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JB Hunt's Q2 Misses, Intermodal Freight Up - Investor's Business Daily

JB Hunt's Q2 Misses, Intermodal Freight Up - Investor's Business Daily | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Old Dominion Freight Line (ODFL) leads the group with a 97 Composite Rating.
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Kerry Logistics acquires majority stake in Brazil's Braservice

Hong-Kong based logistics services provider Kerry Logistics has acquired majority stake in the Brazilian logistics and customs brokerage firm Braservi
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New US regulations could leave industry short a million drivers by 2016

New US regulations could leave industry short a million drivers by 2016 | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- An incoming regulatory tsunami could leave the American trucking industry in need of a million drivers by 2016, if all the new regulations currently being considered are implemented.
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Shift away from airfreight to cheaper options clouds shippers’ forecast

Shift away from airfreight to cheaper options clouds shippers’ forecast | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
United Parcel Service Inc issued a profit warning on Friday as customers continue to trade down to slower and cheaper shipping options.
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US retailers' e-commerce strategies may threaten UPS, FedEx

US retailers' e-commerce strategies may threaten UPS, FedEx | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
UPS spokesperson Susan Rosenberg said the company is benefiting from the spread of e-commerce distribution centers built by Amazon and other companies. UPS also helps retailers ship online orders from stores, she added.
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Boeing's 787 nightmare may be back. Fire on board a Dreamliner in London

Boeing's 787 nightmare may be back. Fire on board a Dreamliner in London | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Boeing shares tumbled Friday after a fire on board an Ethiopian Airlines 787 Dreamliner jet temporarily closed Heathrow Airport.
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Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. : Nissan and DHL Japan to Test e-NV200 100% Electric Compact Van in Tokyo Metropolitan Area | 4-Traders

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. : Nissan and DHL Japan to Test e-NV200 100% Electric Compact Van in Tokyo Metropolitan Area | 4-Traders | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. will conduct a field test of the 100% electric compact van, e-NV200, in cooperation with DHL Japan, Inc. The Tokyo Metropolitan Area will serve as the testing ground.

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DHL foresees Turkey becoming a logistics hub over the next ten years

DHL foresees Turkey becoming a logistics hub over the next ten years | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The global provider of logistics services, DHL, foresees Turkey becoming a logistics hub over the next ten years as the country resolutely pursues its goals for the year 2023, the centennial of the foundation of the Republic.The German-owned company,...
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YRC acquires tractors, trailers for YRC Freight and regional fleets - Kansas City Business Journal

YRC acquires tractors, trailers for YRC Freight and regional fleets  - Kansas City Business Journal | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
YRC Worldwide Inc. is adding new tractors and trailers to its YRC Freight, and regional...
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Yantai port establishes cold chain logistics JV

Yantai port establishes cold chain logistics JV | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
News Dalian: Yantai Port Group has signed a framework agreement with China National Fisheries Corporation to develop a cold chain logistics project in Yantai bonded port area.
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According to the IMF, the Global Economy Is Worse Than We Thought

According to the IMF, the Global Economy Is Worse Than We Thought | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
A new report from the International Monetary Fund shows that struggle all around.
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