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Will Fuel Surcharges Follow Historic Dip in Gas Prices?

Will Fuel Surcharges Follow Historic Dip in Gas Prices?

Posted: May 20, 2020 |

Millions of Americans have sharply reduced daily transportation activity in recent weeks in every mode worldwide resulting in reduced demand for gas and oil.  While gas prices dipped to the lowest point in decades, COVID-19 isn’t the only factor disrupting the energy sector closely tied to transportation costs.

 Parcel Service Environment Evolving to Meet Demand

Parcel Service Environment Evolving to Meet Demand

Posted: May 13, 2020 |

The COVID-19 shelter-in-place and quarantine guidelines have driven a spike in residential deliveries as shoppers shop from home rather than the brick and mortar stores.

Covid-19 Forcing Shipping Industry into Crisis

Covid-19 Forcing Shipping Industry into Crisis

Short-term consequences remain clear

Posted: May 7, 2020 |

As the virus continues to spread, it remains immensely difficult to forecast the medium to long-term implications, yet the short-term consequences are clear: demand and freight rates are dropping and continue to drop as the uncertainty of Covid-19 is impossible to forecast.

Logistics Wisdom Learned from the Swine Flu Outbreak

Logistics Wisdom Learned from the Swine Flu Outbreak

Posted: April 8, 2020 | Newsletter

Global issues are typically unique in their impact, disruptive and inconvenient. As your trusted Global Supply Chain Logistics & Transportation advisor/partner for over 20 years now, we have lived through our share of Global outbreaks from the SARS outbreak in 2002 to the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic which to date has every nation concerned and many in a state of mandatory quarantine.

About Coronavirus & Supply Chain, Oil, Shipping Contracts

About Coronavirus & Supply Chain, Oil, Shipping Contracts

Posted: March 20, 2020 | Newsletter

Supply Chain Logistics, Transportation, Shipping implications of COVID-19: Alternative transportation solutions to avoid supply congestion, maintain service quality, reduce expenses. We're helping get into shipper favored longer term arrangements.

Corrected Transportation Vision for 2020 Coronavirus Outlook

2020 is shaping up to be a Shipper's Year

Posted: February 19, 2020 | Newsletter

2020’s prediction in 2019 was a declining overall economic condition that will most likely continue to extend to the freight market in 2020. According to the International Monetary Fund, “The global economy is in a synchronized slowdown and we are, once again, downgrading growth for 2019 to 3 percent, its slowest pace since the global financial crisis.

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