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ATA’s ‘Freight Forecast’ report looks ahead to increasing freight volumes

Logistics Management

by 2029, which, if you think about it, is not as far away as it seems The key takeaway of this year’s edition is that the ATA pegs freight volumes to increase 4.2% this year and by another 35.6%

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Lufthansa Cargo begins modernizing Frankfurt warehouse

The Supply Chain Journal

The full modernization of the Lufthansa Cargo Center is scheduled to be finished in 2029. Lufthansa Cargo (DXE: LHA ) is moving forward with the modernization and expansion of its logistics center at its Frankfurt Airport hub in Germany.


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House Passes Bill to Increase Semiconductor Production in the U.S.

3PL Insights

It is also predicted that if the CHIPS for America Act passes, it could create up to 500,000 jobs by 2029. Semiconductors, also known as microchips, are one of the most important parts of many manufacturing operations. They are used in cars, cell phones, medical equipment, and much more.

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5 shipping trends for 2021 for carriers to know

FreightWaves SONAR

Bureau of Labor Statistics , “Overall employment of delivery truck drivers and driver/sales workers is projected to grow 5% from 2019 to 2029, faster than the average for all occupations.” Congratulations and welcome to 2021! With the havoc 2020 caused, can shipping trends get any worse?

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Against the odds – Come on, Klaus-Michael Kuehne: spin off the core ocean freight business

The LoadStar

In 2029, Klaus-Michael Kuehne will be 92 – I can picture him boasting about the greatness of a grand plan that only he could envisage. First off, though, the Q2/H1 19 numbers released today by the ocean freight leader, Kuehne + Nagel. Next . Most of the headline numbers contained in its second-quarter (Q2) trading update released today were broadly in line with our expectations – please click here and here for our previous Premium.

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Prologis and ASCM launch global logistics certification program

The Supply Chain Journal

Transportation, warehousing and related fields are expected to create 600,000 new job openings by 2029. Prologis ( NYSE: PLD ) announced Tuesday that it has partnered with the Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM) to create a certification program for logistics workers.

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6 Types of Automation [Benefits, Pros/Cons, Examples]


The industrial automation market grew globally, reaching $191 billion in 2021 , and is expected to reach $395 billion by 2029. Curious about the different types of automation? You’re not alone.

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Long-haul narrowbody, supersonic jets could threaten air cargo

The Supply Chain Journal

United, which has put down a sizable deposit, said Boom’s Overture airliner will enter passenger service in 2029, but the plane is still under design, doesn’t have an engine yet and must be certified by aviation authorities.

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Additive Manufacturing Is Emerging From Prototypes


The United States currently leads the world in terms of AM product value but will be passed by China in 2029 under present conditions. Additive manufacturing is a process of making three dimensional solid objects from a digital file. Unlike printing a flat picture for example on a piece of paper, a 3D printer actually builds something in 3 dimensions. So to call it printing is a bit misleading. The device builds upward and outward with each progressive layer of material.

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Truck transportation job growth — cause for celebration or concern?

The Supply Chain Journal

After all, BLS data shows that employment of heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers is projected to grow at just 2% from 2019 to 2029, slower than the average for all occupations.

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November 2018 LM Viewpoint: Capacity Blues

247 Customs Broker

billion tons in 2029. If I were to share a single observation from this year’s CSCMP conference, it would be this: Nearly every conversation I had in Nashville touched on the motor carrier capacity crisis that has challenged shippers over the past 18 months and the related fear that it’s not getting easier any time soon. . The American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) recently released “Freight Forecast” report validates this sentiment.

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[INFOGRAPHIC] AI Technologies: The Role of Humans & The Application in Logistics


Mr. Ray Kruzwell: Futurist and Director of Engineering at Google: AI will be achieved by 2029. Today our focus has been on KPIs, ERP, WMS, TMS, YMS, EDI, The Cloud, S and OP, 3 D Printing, IoT, IoE, Drones: Same Hour/Day/Time Delivery to Customers, Cyber Security, Theft, Government Regulations, E-Commerce, Omni-Channel, Modeling/Simulation, Risk Management, Tracking, Traceability, Re-shoring, Robotics , et al, but…what about Artificial Intelligence or AI technologies? .