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Air Freight Rates to Rise Into Peak Season

Air freight rates from Asia to North America and Europe are expected to rise through to the end of the year following four months of stable pricing.
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Boeing, COMAC Open Facility to Transform 'Gutter Oil' into Aviation Biofuel

Technology developed in China to convert waste cooking oil into jet fuel.
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Lufthansa Strike is Legal

A German court in Hesse found there were no grounds to declare the strike action by Lufthansa pilots illegal.
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Energy Department Announces $13.4 Million to Develop Advanced Biofuels, Bioproducts

The Energy Department announced up to $13.4 million for five projects to develop advanced biofuels and bioproducts that will help drive down the cost of producing gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel from biomass
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Partnership Between Yusen Logistics, Inci Logistics

Japan-based global logistics company Yusen Logistics is signing an important and strategic collaboration agreement with Turkish Inci Logistics.
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Chicago Air Traffic Impacts Air Freight

July 2014 North American Freight Numbers Totaled $101.1 Billion

U.S.-NAFTA freight totaled $101.1 billion in July 2014 as all five major transportation modes -- air, vessel, pipeline, rail, and trucks -- carried more U.S.-NAFTA freight than in July 2013.
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FedEx to Increase Shipping Rates for Express, Ground and Freight Services

FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight will increase shipping rates effective January 5, 2015.
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U.S. Department of Transportation Announces 72 TIGER 2014 Recipients

Demand demonstrates need for greater transportation investment through GROW AMERICA Act.
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Sea-Tac Airport First in North America Certified to Reduce Carbon Emissions

The Port of Seattle and Sea-Tac Airport are celebrating a number one ranking for reducing its carbon footprint.
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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 October

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