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Global supply chain and logistics news and analysis from around the world
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FedEx reports FY2014 Q2 earnings. Total revenue up 3%. Thoughts posted on blog later today.

FedEx reports FY2014 Q2 earnings. Total revenue up 3%. Thoughts posted on blog later today. | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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China set to unveil reform plan for rail pricing in 2014 - Global Times

China set to unveil reform plan for rail pricing in 2014 - Global Times | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Global Times China set to unveil reform plan for rail pricing in 2014 Global Times To reverse the poor business performance, the CRC announced in June a batch of reform measures including the launch of an express freight service so as to better...
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Goldman Sachs Makes US$120 Mil Pre-IPO Loan to China Logistics Developer, e-Shang

Goldman Sachs Makes US$120 Mil Pre-IPO Loan to China Logistics Developer, e-Shang | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
China's least exciting real estate sector is quickly becoming the centre of investor attention, as Goldman Sachs has agreed to provide a US$120 million pre-IPO loan to start-up warehouse developer e-Shang.
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US Oil Production to Climb to Near-Record Level by 2016 - expect more logistics needs.

US Oil Production to Climb to Near-Record Level by 2016 - expect more logistics needs. | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The U.S. Energy Information Administration sharply raises its annual output forecasts with the release of its Annual Energy Outlook 2014 Reference Case report.
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Atlas Air Worldwide Announces New 747-8F ACMI Contract with BST Logistics

Atlas Air Worldwide Announces New 747-8F ACMI Contract with BST Logistics | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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China now has the right to build a Nicaraguan canal to compete with Panama Canal

China now has the right to build a Nicaraguan canal to compete with Panama Canal | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
In a move that may turn out to be a lot more historically important than China's reported lunar landing this weekend, the Sandinista government of Nicaragua is rapidly moving forward with a plan to al...
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Indian SMEs look to China for quality sourcing ...

Indian SMEs look to China for quality sourcing ... | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Indian SMEs look to China for quality sourcing needs Financial Express Hong Kong-based Global Source, the business-to-business media company facilitating trade with Greater China, which organised the sourcing fair, said that SMEs in India source...
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Portland’s port issues remain after union jobs dispute ends

Portland’s port issues remain after union jobs dispute ends | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Hanjin Shipping has threatened to leave Portland due to increased terminal charges and reduced productivity, a result of recent union action to win jobs, says the port’s operator.
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Riyadh Dry Port to expand handling capacity to 1m TEUs | ArabianSupplyChain.com

Riyadh Dry Port to expand handling capacity to 1m TEUs | ArabianSupplyChain.com | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Meanwhile, Saudi also outlines plans for its rail network.
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Crowley's Puerto Rico warehouse gets foreign trade zone designation - Business Journal (blog)

Crowley's Puerto Rico warehouse gets foreign trade zone designation - Business Journal (blog) | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Crowley Maritime Corp.'s warehousing and distribution center in Puerto Rico has been reclassified as a foreign trade zone.
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Railway strike threatens to hit Korea's logistics network

Railway strike threatens to hit Korea's logistics network | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
An ongoing strike by unionized workers of the state-run Korea Railroad (KORAIL) threatens to derail the nation’s logistics transportation, industry sources said Wednesday.
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Western companies pare jobs in China as its economic growth slows

Western companies pare jobs in China as its economic growth slows | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Western companies are shedding jobs in China after years of rapid expansion as the world's second-largest economy grows at its lowest rate in more than 20 years.
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Global Supply Chain Insights: Update for the week ending December 13

Global Supply Chain Insights: Update for the week ending December 13 | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Guangdong launches information portal - Headlines, features, photo and videos from ecns.cn|china|news|chinanews|ecns|cns

Guangdong launches information portal - Headlines, features, photo and videos from ecns.cn|china|news|chinanews|ecns|cns | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Guangdong launches information portal
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Mercedes-Benz is set to open it's new Logistics Center in Alabama

Mercedes-Benz is set to open it's new Logistics Center in Alabama | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Mercedes-Benz is set to open it's new Logistics Center in Vance
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VANCE, Ala. (WAAY) - Mercedes-Benz U.S. International, Inc. Will hold a ribbon cutting and grand opening for it's new Logistics Center.
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Dubai Trade, ADNIC to provide cargo insurance online - Arabian Supply Chain

Dubai Trade, ADNIC to provide cargo insurance online - Arabian Supply Chain | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Dubai Trade, ADNIC to provide cargo insurance online Arabian Supply Chain Abu Dhabi National Insurance Company (ADNIC) entered into a joint agreement with Dubai Trade to introduce a Marine E-Cargo solution accessible via Dubai Trade's online...
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Google may have bought Boston Dynamics for robotic package delivery

Google may have bought Boston Dynamics for robotic package delivery | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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CEVA opens its largest multi user warehouse facility in Australia

CEVA opens its largest multi user warehouse facility in Australia (CEVA opens its largest multi user warehouse facility in Australia | http://t.co/RIpA1UNVXq | #logistics #3pl)...
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US Explores Wider Latin America Trade Pact

US Explores Wider Latin America Trade Pact | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Secretary of State John Kerry says he could envision a wider pact beyond NAFTA.
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Delivering uncertainty - South China Morning Post

Delivering uncertainty - South China Morning Post | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Delivering uncertainty
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The explosive growth of e-commerce on the mainland has made logistics the next big thing for investors.
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Cathay Pacific sets date for freighter ops move to DWC | ArabianSupplyChain.com

Cathay Pacific sets date for freighter ops move to DWC | ArabianSupplyChain.com | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Dubai is Cathay Pacific's transit hub for its European destination.
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Hino Motors opens parts depot at DWC

Hino Motors opens parts depot at DWC | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Hino Motors, a leading truck and bus manufacturer and a subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corporation, has opened a new parts facility at the Logistics District of Dubai World Central (DWC), the world’s first purpose-built aerotropolis.
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UPS to deliver more parcels in China - plans to add 14 inner-city express services next year.

UPS to deliver more parcels in China - plans to add 14 inner-city express services next year. | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Delivery company UPS is looking to keep an upper hand in the Chinese market by adding 14 inner-city express services next year.
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Mexico Congress passes historic energy bill - opens the door for foreign oil giants

Mexico Congress passes historic energy bill - opens the door for foreign oil giants | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The lower house of Congress joined the Senate in voting to end a 75-year-old monopoly held by state-owned Petroleos Mexicanos, setting the stage for private companies to enter one of the world's biggest energy markets.
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Global Supply Chain Insights: CSAV and Hapag-Lloyd in merger discussions

Global Supply Chain Insights: CSAV and Hapag-Lloyd in merger discussions | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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