Content about Cargo

November 8, 2011

A report released Tuesday by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates said that import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports has started to decline for the fall, and November is forecast at 1.9% below the same month last year.

The decrease is attributed to the fact that most retailers already have their holiday season merchandise either on their shelves or en route to their stores. 

October 5, 2008

The middle seat of the supply chain is not the most comfortable spot. But this...

November 18, 2007

The newly opened Port of Prince Rupert in British Columbia boasts an impressive advantage over...

November 6, 2007

Lowe’s received the award for conserving resources within its freight and transportation system....