Infrastructure investments in America’s seaports and their intermodal connections – both on the land and in the water – are in our nation’s best interest.
April 6, 2016
The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), Alexandria, Va., asked its U.S. member ports how much they and their private-sector partners plan to spend on port-related freight and passenger infrastructure over the next five years. The answer was a whopping $154.8 billion.
The growth in digital, ‘always-on’ supply chains will only widen the talent gap that already exists in our industry.
April 6, 2016
The 2016 MHI annual industry report, titled “Accelerating Change: How Innovation is Driving Digital ‘Always-On’ Supply Chains,” provides new insights into trends and technologies that are having a dramatic impact on supply chains and the people who run them.
Trucks carried 63.4% of U.S.-NAFTA freight and continue to be the most heavily utilized mode for moving goods to and from both U.S.-NAFTA partners.
March 4, 2016
The value of commodities moving by truck decreased by 3.1% in December 2015 compared to December 2014, while the value of air freight decreased by 3.5% and rail by 9.3%, according to a report published by United States of Transportation’s Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Washington, D.C.