Find up-to-date information about what’s happening at Eastern and in the shipping industry.
September 19, 2019
Shoppers watch for bargains! As full-priced retailers cancel orders, discount retailers find opportunity to buy up inventory of major brands.
September 13, 2019
With "Noah’s Train", Rail Freight Forward – a coalition of Europe’s leading railway companies – aims to turn the spotlight on climate-friendly rail freight transport.
September 13, 2019
China exempts purchases of select U.S. products as both sides seek ways to break the trade war deadlock.
September 10, 2019
Welcome, Incoterms 2020! The International Chamber of Commerce just released the newest edition of the renowned trade terms today.
September 4, 2019
Universities adopt a better logistics approach to make college move-in day easier on students and their parents.
September 1, 2019
15% added duty on $300 billion worth of products from China begins today. See list of products covered by Annex A (84 FR 43304).
August 30, 2019
As Hurricane Dorian approaches Florida, the American Logistics Aid Network advises the logistics community to get ready to help.
August 16, 2019
14-year old unveils award-winning 4-H science project solution to reduce stress and mortality when shipping baby chicks
August 13, 2019
USTR Announces next steps on proposed tariff on China imports. DOWNLOAD list of affected goods.
August 12, 2019
China protests spark flight cancellations and serious passenger disruption at Hong Kong International Airport; freighters remain relatively unaffected.
August 8, 2019
Container lines crack down on shippers failing to declare hazardous cargo in their containers.
August 5, 2019
Institute of Supply Management survey results: next round of tariffs set to take even more momentum out of already slowing economy.
August 2, 2019
An additional 10% tariff on $300 billion worth of Chinese imports to begin September 1st.
August 1, 2019