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Congress has plenty on transportation plate after summer's heated budget debates
Still reeling from the heated budget debates of summer, Congress has returned to Washington and quickly set to work on a number of pressing pieces of transportation legislation.

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Port of Charleston Launches Truck Replacement Program
The South Carolina Ports Authority launched a new voluntary program to help truck owners replace older trucks with newer, cleaner rigs.

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Most Carriers Expect Driver Pay to Increase this Year
Two thirds of carriers expect driver wage increases of 1-5% in the recent Second Quarter Business Expectations Survey by Transport Capital Partners.

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Cargo Tech Trends: A roundup of some of the latest cargo & green tech news in the shipping and logistics industry.
Executives at 102 technology firms have revised their collective
thinking on when their industry will see economic recovery from 2012 to 2013, according to a survey conducted by the consulting firm KPMG LLP.

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Cardinal Logistics Management Recognized as Top Green Supply Chain Partners
Inbound Logistics recently recognized Cardinal Logistics Management Corporation as one of its top 75 Green Supply Chain Partners.

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South Carolina delegation says harbor project gets funds.
The federal government will spend $150,000 this year to continue a study on deepening the Charleston Harbor.
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Clean and Green: An update on the Shipping Environment
The effort to "go green" in the freight transportation sector has become a mix of industry-led initiatives and regulatory mandates.

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2010 Archives:Industry Information & News

2009 Archives: Industry Information & News

2008 Archives: Industry Information & News









What's New

UPS Gears up for Holiday Logistics

UPS’s holiday logistical miracle will be bigger and better than ever this year, with global package volume increasing and U.S. residents gaining the ability for the first time to control their deliveries.
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N.C. Center for Global Logistics Launches New Website

NCCGL’s new site includes links to videos detailing logistics careers, a futuristic view of the “Aerotropolis” and information about the center’s logistics curriculum.
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Freight Facts and Figures 2010

This is a snapshot of the volume and value of freight flows in the U.S.in 2010.
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