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World Liquid Fuel Use Projected to Rise Almost 40 Percent by 2040

World petroleum and other liquid fuels consumption will increase 38 percent by 2040, spurred by increased demand in the developing Asia and Middle East.
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Maritime, Transportation and Petrochemical Leaders Project Robust Economic Growth

Port expansion, chemical industry resurgence to create jobs and positive economic growth.
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Panalpina Establishes Energy Solutions to Serve World's Biggest Logistics Demands

Panalpina has merged its Panprojects and Oil & Gas activities to create Panalpina Energy Solutions, a specialized service that designs tailor-made transport solutions for the world’s most ambitious energy projects. Panalpina veteran Hans Toggweiler heads the new entity.
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Yusen Logistics UK Launches Transatlantic Export LCL Service

Global logistics and supply chain provider Yusen Logistics (UK) Ltd announces the launch of a range of Transatlantic Services.
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U.S.-NAFTA Freight Totaled $103 Billion in June 2014

All five major transportation modes –- air, vessel, pipeline, rail, and trucks -– carried more freight by value in June 2014 than in June 2013.
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Big Increase in Steel Moving Across Docks at Port of Houston Authority in July

Record monthly operating revenues exceed $24 million.
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Transpacific Carriers Plan September GRI/PSS

Transpacific ocean carriers are vying for a September general rate increase (GRI) for cargo shipments to the U.S.
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Transportation Intermediaries Association Faces Freight Broker, Carrier Scam

Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) has received identity theft reports from freight broker and carrier companies whose logos, graphics, text and other intellectual property were stolen from their companies’ web sites.
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SC Ports Authority Fiscal Year Earnings, Volumes Surpass Plans

July cargo volumes deliver strong start to new fiscal year.
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Energy Department Invests More Than $55 Million to Advance Efficient Vehicle Technologies

As part of the efforts to reduce dependence on foreign oil and transition to a clean energy economy, the Energy Department announced more than $55 million for 31 new projects to accelerate research and development of critical vehicle technologies that will improve fuel efficiency and reduce costs.
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Kansas City SmartPort Momentum 2013 focused on 3PLs, the issues facing the industry, and the role or logistics in economic development

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Assurance of Supply: A Top Concern for Manufacturers

Every manufacturer has an assurance of supply problem to some extent due to the complexity of global sourcing. For years, manufacturers were blessed with high margins but margins have grown paper thin. You can’t fill up your distribution centers with excess inventory – not only is there a cost factor but the pace of business and consumer buying trends causes goods to quickly turn obsolete. Assurance of supply provides the speed and agility that is essential to being able to compete in today’s market.

 

Speaker info: Diane Palmquist, VP Manufacturing Industry Solutions

                                         

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2014 September

Check out the September 2014 edition of World Trade WT100, featuring the 2014 Logistics Directory, plus much more!
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World-Class Warehousing and Material Handling, 1st Edition

Filled with proven operational solutions, it will guide managers as they develop a warehouse master plan, one designed to minimize the effects of supply chain inefficiencies as it improves logistics accuracy and inventory management - and reduces overall warehousing expense.

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