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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
Non-intrusive cargo inspections allow a look inside 50 trucks an hour instead of seven.
July 26, 2019
A true piece of Union Pacific railroad history, "Big Boy" steam locomotive #4014, is coming through the Chicago area today.
July 24, 2019
Things looking up for Harley-Davidson after EU and U.S. tariffs posed a serious threat for more than a year.
July 23, 2019
Journal of Commerce's, Ari Ashe explains the problems of chassis availability and the challenge of finding a solutions.
July 22, 2019
Smile, and say...'Shipping Container?' See the step-by-step video of this shipping container camera to life.
July 12, 2019
Container ships seem lost at sea, transporting trash to growing number of countries refusing to accept the cargo.
July 11, 2019
Robot efficiency combined with strategic thinking of humans is key to productive automation.
July 3, 2019
August 1, Traffic Mitigation Fee (TMF) at Ports of LA and Long Beach to increase by 1.9%
July 2, 2019
Supply chains, importers and exporters uncertain as U.S. can implement proposed EU tariffs at any time.
July 2, 2019