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Chinese Export Boom is Redrawing Global Economy

John W. Miller | Trade Data Monitor | 12/07/2020

Buoyed by a rebounding economy as the U.S. and Europe continue to struggle with containing the coronavirus, China reported shipments of $268 billion, a stunning 21.1% increase from November 2019,…

Shippers on Intermodal: Changes Needed for Growth Opportunities

Haylle Sok | Global Trading Magazine | 10/13/2020

The intermodal transportation sector is experie...

How COVID-19 Put Wind in Shipping Companies’ Sails

The Economist | 10/10/2020

Sickness and shipping have a long shared history. The word quarantine is derived ...

Supply Chain Shake-Up

Nareerat Wiriyapong | Bangkok Post | 09/21/2020

For decades, low-cost supply with minimal inventory were the key tenets of supply chain man...

Made in America: 20 Top U.S. Cities For Manufacturers

Anthony Pignataro | Global Trade Magazine | 08/04/2020

More than 11 million Americans worked in the manufact...

U.S. Exporters Complain of Being ‘Blanked’ by Ocean Carriers

Robert J. Bowman | SupplyChainBrain | 06/08/2020

As if the global economic downturn were...

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