2020 will set the beginning of a new international maritime industry

September 30, 2019 1:16 pm The measure implemented by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), regarding the maximum level of sulfur emissions allowed for ships (IMO 2020), leaving a maximum of 0.5% against the current standard with a sulfur content of 3.5%, subjects the international maritime industry to one of the most daunting challenges in its most recent 250 years of… [+]

Reducing transportation costs

June 25, 2019 6:45 am The volatility of the transport market is due to the inevitable changes in the supply and demand of the sector, buyers and sellers. As in everything there are costs that are always fixed but in the variables is where you can make the change. Here are some methods to reduce transportation costs: 1. Digitize logistic… [+]

Cargo Transportation in Mexico, United States and Canada

June 11, 2019 9:30 am Mexico has been a strategic partner of both the United States and Canada for many years, together they have the T-MEC in which they seek to ensure that trade relations between countries flow and remain mutually beneficial. Among these countries there is climatic, linguistic and economic diversity, these differences mean that the transportation of goods… [+]

Trends in logistics

May 1, 2019 8:00 am In this text we share two important trends in the logistics industry so that the processes and operations of the company flow optimally. A) Choose wisely a freight bill processor  A freight bill, which is also known as a bill of lading, is a legal contract between the shipper and the shipper. The freight bill… [+]

Truckload shipping trends 2019

March 19, 2019 11:30 am The transport industry is of great importance in logistics and therefore monitoring trends is of utmost importance to move forward with the market. It is essential to monitor the economy to understand if the demand for truck load capacity will increase or decrease next year. Additional to economic growth, there are a variety of factors… [+]

A better year for carriers!

January 30, 2019 7:05 am In this year, 2019, the different regions and commercial routes are expected to report profits for air and maritime carriers. According to the director of Trans-Logistics group, Chuck Lowis, at the beginning of December 2018 there were cases where capacity began to exceed demand, but it is believed that it was temporary; the reality is… [+]

Logistics in 2019, how will they be?

January 16, 2019 6:35 am 2018 brought some important changes in the logistics industry and this year we will be seeing a continuous focus on technology and innovations, which will bring the most significant changes in the years that follow. And also… The shortage of drivers in the United States can become a permanent problem In 2018, much has been… [+]

5 forces transforming transport & logistics

December 19, 2018 11:08 am For a few years now, the transport and logistics sector are going through an important transformation, with new technological solutions coming up every day. We are witnessing changes, in almost every aspect of society, influencing this segment of economy. With this changes, new complexities arise in modern transport and logistics, making it more difficult to… [+]

Intermodal transport: finding the right path

November 14, 2018 6:56 am Adjusted transportation capacity and continuous improvements in the railways are encouraging shippers to consider intermodal transport. But finding a container, or a truck to transport it to or from the railroad terminal, is not always easy. Intermodal shipments in the second quarter of 2018 increased by 6.2 percent, compared to the same quarter of 2017,… [+]

Global air freight at a slow pace…

October 31, 2018 9:35 am The airline industry has placed itself at the center of the conversation due to the vulnerability it is having lately. The tariffs on the products transported has slowed the global demand; however the boom of the electronic commerce keeps everything in fleet. The global air cargo demand, measured in tons per kilometer (FTK), increased by… [+]