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Global supply chain and logistics news and analysis from around the world
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Con-way Inc. Reports 2013 Second-Quarter Results - PR Newswire (press release)

Con-way Inc. Reports 2013 Second-Quarter Results PR Newswire (press release) The company's performance benefited from better results at Con-way Freight, which continued to make progress with its strategic improvement initiatives, while Menlo...
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The UPS Store Makes 3D Printing Accessible to Start-Ups and Small Business Owners

The UPS Store Makes 3D Printing Accessible to Start-Ups and Small Business Owners | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The UPS Store® today announced it is the first nationwide retailer to test 3D printing services in-store. Select UPS Store locations will be offering the services to start-ups, sma
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FedEx settles customer overcharging lawsuit, says Bloomberg report

FedEx settles customer overcharging lawsuit, says Bloomberg report | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Following reports from earlier this month indicating that FedEx had agreed to settle a lawsuit regarding charges that the Memphis-based company was “systemically” overcharging customers by billing business and government offices at higher...
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the Loadstar » 30% of online purchases are mailed in breach of dangerous goods rules

the Loadstar » 30% of online purchases are mailed in breach of dangerous goods rules | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Toyota to build new $230m engine plant in Indonesia - Supplychains Magazine

Toyota to build new $230m engine plant in Indonesia - Supplychains Magazine | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Click here to view original web page at powertrain.automotive-business-review.com Toyota to build new $230m engine plant in Indonesia ABR Staff Writer Published 25 July 2013 Japanese automaker Toyota is planning (RT @MaxHenry "Supply Chain: Toyota...
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Peak season fading away in box trades: Drewry

Peak season fading away in box trades: Drewry | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
<p>Peak season surcharges (PSS) will continue to fall in importance in the East-West trades, analyst Drewry claims.</p> <p>The peak...
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Russian Airlines Braced for New EU Cargo Regulations

Russian Airlines Braced for New EU Cargo Regulations | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Airlines Braced for New EU Cargo Regulations The Moscow Times Russian carriers could be banned from transporting cargo from Russia to Europe if they fail to comply with new EU regulations that come into effect on July 1, 2014, Kommersant reported...
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P.A.M. to Open Mexico Offices | Transport Topics Online

P.A.M. to Open Mexico Offices | Transport Topics Online | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
P.A.M. Transportation Services said it has received authorization from Mexico’s Department of Economy to establish a network of offices in that country as “key markets” in which it plans to expand.
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Join the debate on the future of the logistics industry at the BT Global Logistics Roundtable

Join the debate on the future of the logistics industry at the BT Global Logistics Roundtable | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
On the 26th September, 2013, Ti and BT will be hosting an exclusive roundtable event in Singapore, discussing the key issues impacting the global logistics industry.
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China's Economic Mercantilism

China's Economic Mercantilism | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Chinese mercantilist policies include standards and currency manipulation; promulgation of domestic technology standards; onerous regulatory certification requirements and discriminatory government procurement activities.
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Garuda to spin off cargo - Jakarta Post

Garuda to spin off cargo
Jakarta Post
National flag carrier Garuda Indonesia plans to make its cargo division an independent entity next year so it can expand its cargo business with more flexibility.
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Heathrow most expensive place in the world for logistics space

Heathrow most expensive place in the world for logistics space | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Fleet Directory News: Heathrow most expensive place in the world for logistics space (Heathrow most expensive place in the world for logistics space http://t.co/eEaQGg83t4)...
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Kerry looks to spin off logistics operations - South China Morning Post

Kerry looks to spin off logistics operations - South China Morning Post | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Kerry looks to spin off logistics operations South China Morning Post Kerry Properties intends to spin off its logistics arm in a Hong Kong listing, the firm said in a filing with the stock exchange yesterday, at a time when global trade is showing...
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US Q2 GDP grows faster than expected at 1.7%

US Q2 GDP grows faster than expected at 1.7% | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The U.S. economy picked up slightly in the second quarter of the year, though the overall pace of growth remained lackluster as consumers held back and the federal government continued to cut spending.
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NYK opens stockyard for Ford at Chennai port | Automotive Logistics

NYK opens stockyard for Ford at Chennai port | Automotive Logistics | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
RT @Auto_Logistics: NYK opens stockyard for Ford at Chennai port http://t.co/Fs8j1PVCPj via @auto_logistics
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India's Tiger Logistics Files For IPO

India's Tiger Logistics Files For IPO | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Author: Pranali Shah
, Category: I.P.O. / Offerings
, Industry: Transport/Logistics
, Title: Tiger Logistics Files For IPO
, Snippet: Tiger Logistics Limited has filed an IPO on BSE SME Platform.
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Global Supply Chain News: As Chinese Manufacturing Advantage Wanes ... - Supply Chain Digest

Global Supply Chain News: As Chinese Manufacturing Advantage Wanes ... - Supply Chain Digest | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Global Supply Chain News: As Chinese Manufacturing Advantage Wanes ...
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Global Supply Chain News: As Chinese Manufacturing Advantage Wanes, Which are the 16 Countries Poised to Fill the Void?
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BASF to build a new plant for high performance Ultramid® in China - Your Industry News (press release)

BASF to build a new plant for high performance Ultramid® in China - Your Industry News (press release) | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
BASF to build a new plant for high performance Ultramid® in China
Your Industry News (press release)
The new plant is planned to start up in 2015. “As part of our long-term strategy, we aim to locate ...
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Georgia ports set multiple freight records - Atlanta Business Chronicle

Georgia ports set multiple freight records - Atlanta Business Chronicle | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Georgia ports set multiple freight records Atlanta Business Chronicle Georgia's ports set records during the last fiscal year for tonnage, bulk cargo, auto and machinery units, and freight moved by intermodal rail, the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA)...
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AmazonSupply's effects on the industrial supplies market

AmazonSupply's effects on the industrial supplies market | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
With both AmazonSupply and Google offering a B-to-B solution, distributors need to think strategically about how to respond online.
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YRC Worldwide Plans $350 Million Stock Sale | JOC

YRC Worldwide Plans $350 Million Stock Sale | JOC | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
With its stock riding high and earnings improving, YRC Worldwide plans to sell up to $350 million in securities to drive down its $1.37 billion debt.
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Japan's ANA finds damaged battery wires on Boeing Dreamliner locator beacons

Japan's ANA finds damaged battery wires on Boeing Dreamliner locator beacons | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's ANA Holdings Inc , which operates the world's biggest fleet of Boeing Co Dreamliners, said it found damage to the battery wiring on two 787 locator
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Roadrunner Transportation Systems acquires Missouri logistics firm - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Roadrunner Transportation Systems acquires Missouri logistics firm - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Roadrunner Transportation Systems acquires Missouri logistics firm Milwaukee Journal Sentinel The acquisition of Marisol International LLC, of Springfield, Mo., adds to Roadrunner's portfolio a business that handles ocean and air transportation...
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Cargo backlog continues at Chennai airport

Cargo backlog continues at Chennai airport | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The New Indian Express
Cargo backlog continues at Chennai airport
The Hindu
There was a slight improvement in the situation at Chennai airport's cargo terminal on Thursday with Customs officials attempting to clear the backlog of import cargo.
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