- Flying high. // Bulk Transporter;Oct2008, Vol. 71 Issue 4, p48
The article provides information on the Responsible Care Partnership program for tank truck carriers in the U.S. Several carriers, that are participating in the American Chemistry Council, state that the said program is very much popular to trucking industries in the country and cites that it...
- Forwarder Throws Its Weight Around. Barrett, Colin // Traffic World;9/8/2008, Vol. 272 Issue 36, p38
The article provides an answer to a question about freight forwarder obligations to the shipper and to the consignee.
- COMMENTARY on Freight Movement. Mullett, Randy // Texas Transportation Researcher;Sep2010, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p9
In this article, the author discusses the efficiency of delivering products via freight movement in Texas.
- Asia-Europe Rates Hit Two-Year Low. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);4/4/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 14, p7
The article reports on the decline of the Shanghai Container Freight Index (SCFI) from Shanghai to Europe and the Mediterranean routes as of March 25, 2011 due to fears of overcapacity and low volume of freights.
- Freight Index Slides. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);12/12/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 45, p7
The article reports the 2.9 percent dip in the Cass Freight Index for U.S. shipments in November 2011, the first in two years.
- Making Up for Carrier's Mistake. Barrett, Colin // Traffic World;2/9/2009, Vol. 273 Issue 6, p38
The article provides an answer to a question regarding freight charges where a consignee and a vendor are involved in the U.S.
- Logistics services should fit company needs. Levey, J. David // Crain's Cleveland Business;01/11/99, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p13
Looks at the critical functions global logistics management firms can provide to small businesses to ensure the safe arrival of goods. Documentation compliance forms; Freight preparation compliance; Customs brokerage.
- A Model of Freight Transport Selection. Liberatore, Matthew J. // Transportation Journal (American Society of Transportation & Log;Summer79, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p92
Presents a method of expanding the applicability of freight transport selection modeling to non-stationary demand situations. Impact of transit time reliability; Model.
- Lost, Damaged and Astray Freight Shipments: Some Explanatory Factors. Piercy, John E. // Transportation Journal (American Society of Transportation & Log;Summer80, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p33
Cites findings of an exploratory study undertaken to determine the extent to which several shipper-controlled variables affect lost, damaged, and astray shipments in the United States. Examination of shipment characteristics that can help in assessing the loss and damage; Source of data used in...