Mexico trucking capacity crunch

Supply Chain and Logistics

The USMCA replacement for NAFTA has not improved anything regarding trucking between the US and Mexico. COVID-19, movement of production from the Far East to Mexico, and no change in regulations, has put demands on trucking firms and on drivers … Continue reading → Logistics Supply Chains Trucking international trade Mexico trucking USMCA

Keeping Supply Chains Moving During Covid-19 Requires Digital Collaboration and Access to Capacity

Kuebix

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2M restores transpacific capacity, pleads for return of empty containers

Supply Chain and Logistics

Ocean carriers are suddenly waking up to the fact that supply chain disruptions for their customers are bad for relations. Now they’ve decided that they blanked too many voyages. And thehoarding of containers by customers who usethem to store goods … Continue reading → Logistics Shipping Strategy Supply Chains blankings Chassis containers intermodal ocean shipping supply chains

LTL Capacity Best Practices in Times of Tight Freight Capacity

Cerasis

The capacity crunch has been a core concern of shippers for several years, but as 2018 draws closer to the holiday shopping season, it will become a bigger problem. LTL capacity has routinely been used as a source of added capacity when full truckload becomes unavailable.

How Automation in the Supply Chain Will Make Employees More Strategic & Improve the Overall Supply Chain

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

In this educational webinar, Adam Robinson from Cerasis, a leading North American Transportation Management Solutions Company, will address how automation in the supply chain is allowing companies to empower their employees with a more strategic work flow aiding in overall collaboration with peers across departments, improved business operations, more efficient manufacturing, a healthier corporate culture, and more visibility to data and processes providing the ability to gain actionable insights that lead towards actions that impact the company’s bottom line.

Tighter Trucking Capacity Likely Ahead for Shippers

Penske Move Ahead

Shippers should prepare for a hectic fall as demand rises and capacity tightens. Prudent shippers are currently lining up multiple sources of capacity," said Andy Moses, senior vice president of sales and solutions for Penske Logistics. We're a good, reliable source of capacity.

Dachser Rheine expands capacity

247 Customs Broker

Construction is underway close to the company’s site on a new distribution… The post Dachser Rheine expands capacity appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Dachser’s Rheine logistics centre is creating more space for storage and value-added services.

6,600-lb Capacity Pallet Truck

Material Handling and Logistics

TVH has introduced the TSP6630, a pallet truck with a maximum capacity of 6,600 lbs

Transportation Capacity Matching

Material Handling and Logistics

Descartes MacroPoint Capacity Matching provides freight brokers with greater visibility to the transportation capacity available within their network of carriers and cooperating brokers

Tapping Into Private Fleet Backhaul Capacity

Talking Logistics

In today’s challenging transportation environment, the more avenues shippers have to find and secure capacity, the better. While there is currently considerable investment and effort to add capacity to the market, there’s also a lot of wasted capacity such as empty private fleet backhauls. Anyone involved with the trucking industry, whether as a shipper, broker or carrier, knows that finding capacity is a key issue. Underutilization of capacity.

Capacity Management and Blank Sailings

MTS Logistics

Capacity management and blank sailings have become one of the most important tools for ocean carriers – and their importance has grown over the years. Well-managed capacity and blank sailing programs have a direct effect on a steamship line’s bottom line.

Reduced trucking capacity – the shortage of drivers and its impact

Transporeon

Shippers are feeling the effects of scarce carrier capacity. The driver shortage is affecting available trucking capacity. With luck, the shipper may find and contract with another carrier that has available space despite the driver shortage and scarce capacity. What can be done to deliver on time to customers despite the driver shortage and bottlenecks in trucking capacity? Scarce available trucking capacity leads to higher shipping costs.

Tight Capacity Ahead

Blue Grace Logistics

According to the latest earning reports from FTL carriers, shippers haven’t secured peak season capacity on notice. As it stands, there is no indication of freight demand slowing or contractual truck capacity lightening up any time soon. It’s a good time to be a carrier.

Freight Capacity Trends During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Freightquote

Meta description Freightquote addresses current shipping capacity trends during the coronavirus, including trends for LTL and TL freight shipping

High-Capacity Powered Pallet Truck

Material Handling and Logistics

Combilift has launched a new high-capacity powered pallet truck, the Combi-PPT, which includes an optional operator’s platform enabling stand-on or walk behind operation

New air cargo capacity crunch fears drive Flexport and 3PLs toward freighters

The LoadStar

The prospect of sustained capacity shortages, as bellyhold capacity recovers slower than anticipated, is prompting forwarders to sign freighter deals. We’re considering any path that allows for sufficient capacity,” said Neel Jones Shah, senior vice-president global airfreight.

High-Capacity Lithium Electric Forklift

Material Handling and Logistics

The Wiggins Yard eBull is a large capacity, zero-emissions forklift with capacity from 30,000 to 70,000 lbs

Extreme Capacity Hydraulic Lift Tables

Material Handling and Logistics

Presto ECOA has introduced MLT Series heavy-duty hydraulic lift tables, which are designed to handle extreme high capacity loads of up to 120,000 pounds (96,000 pounds end/side capacity

Skinning the tight-capacity cat

DC Velocity

It's getting rough on the roads for truck shippers. But is a rate hosing foreordained? Transportation

How to Thrive in the Upcoming Holiday Capacity Crunch

MercuryGate

The post How to Thrive in the Upcoming Holiday Capacity Crunch appeared first on MercuryGate International. The holiday peak season has always been a source of revenue growth and stress for the supply chain. And 2020 is shaping up to change the game forever.

Capacity Crunch Factors: What Causes a Capacity Crunch?

Cerasis

Unbelievably, the capacity crunch is back the shipping headlines. Cassidy of the Journal of commerce (JOC) noted shippers were expecting a forthcoming slight capacity pinch, but that was before hurricane season arrived. Now, the shipping and transportation industry faces unprecedented capacity problems, and the upcoming ELD implementation deadline will exacerbate the issue. Capacity Crunch Factors Include Increased Deadhead. Fewer Drivers Reduce Available Capacity.

Backhaul Capacity Match

Material Handling and Logistics

Kuebix has introduced FleetMAX, a program designed to fill the empty backhauls of private fleets and offer truckload capacity to the marketplace

Using data-driven products to tackle carrier capacity fluctuations

Transporeon

Carrier capacity fluctuations: What’s being done to help shippers? Imagine you could see which carriers have empty capacity close by on your day of loading. Shippers will have to wait at least until next year for this new, highly effective method of tackling the carrier capacity crisis. These shippers share the same challenge – they’re finding it increasingly difficult to secure carrier capacity at reasonable rates.

Continued lack of airfreight capacity has created a ‘battlefield’ for forwarders

The LoadStar

The post Continued lack of airfreight capacity has created a ‘battlefield’ for forwarders appeared first on The Loadstar. Air Loadstar posts News Sea Annual contracts capacity crunch McKinsey Modal Shift Xeneta

5 freight factors shaping shipping capacity today.

Freightquote

Freight shipping capacity changes for many reasons. Learn the top five freight factors that cause shifts in shipping capacity

Using data-driven products to tackle carrier capacity fluctuations

Transporeon

Carrier capacity fluctuations: What’s being done to help shippers? Imagine you could see which carriers have empty capacity close by on your day of loading. Shippers will have to wait at least until next year for this new, highly effective method of tackling the carrier capacity crisis. These shippers share the same challenge – they’re finding it increasingly difficult to secure carrier capacity at reasonable rates.

Prepare Your Supply Chain to Overcome Capacity Challenges

Logistics Viewpoints

This was especially difficult in 2018 as capacity constraints caused freight rates to skyrocket. And with the number of factors that could affect capacity in the short-term and long-term, including legislation, the driver shortage, supplier requirements from large […]. Transportation capacityIncreased demand and customer expectations continue to put pressure on shippers to deliver on-time-and-in-full without comprising their bottom line.

Truck Capacity Shortage: The Past, Present and Future

Talking Logistics

From the last half of 2017 through today and beyond, a slew of market forces, some predictable and some unexpected, have combined to create a very real truck capacity shortage in the United States. For shippers and supply chain managers, adjusting their supply chain to the ebbs and flows of the economy has always been standard practice; however, navigating today’s capacity crunch may require more intervention than usual. Learn other benefits of 3PL’s capacity support.

How Shippers Can Navigate the 2018 Capacity Crunch

Cerasis

Last year Cerasis covered the capacity crunch in great detail, culminating in a helpful and educational e-book titled “ The Great Capacity Crunch: The Current State, Future Outlook, and How Shippers Can Thrive in Any Capacity Crunch.” As an update, in this post, we’ll address a more updated way that shippers can navigate the 2018 Capacity Crunch many shippers are currently facing. How Are You Braving the 2018 Capacity Crunch Storm?

Demand spike and blank sailings make US importers scramble for capacity

The LoadStar

Just as their inbound flows are building up, US importers are facing tight capacity on the water, chiefly out of Asia. “We The post Demand spike and blank sailings make US importers scramble for capacity appeared first on The Loadstar. Freight Calculating Capacity Capacity constraints capacity crunch coronavirus Freightos Port of Oakland Team Worldwide US imports US West Coast

Collaborate with Carriers to Face the Truck Capacity Crunch

Kane is Able

As the truck capacity pinch grows tighter and tighter, you may have found yourself in a role reversal with your carriers. Freight transport is now largely a seller’s market and, as a shipper, you may find yourself vying to be a “shipper of choice” among carriers with limited capacity. But, the current climate is no walk in the park for carriers either.

Dry Bulk Carrier Capacity: the Impact of COVID-19

Bulk Connection

Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak, dry bulk carrier capacity concerns centered on the driver shortage. While those concerns were still very real heading into this year, the current pandemic brought a new set of capacity challenges to the industry.

Spot market remains ?hot? with more freight than capacity

Fleet Owner

During its most recent State of Freight webinar, FTR analysts cite both internal and external factors that will impact freight rates and capacity going forward

Shipping tip: Cubic capacity violations.

Freightquote

A cubic capacity violation occurs when a shipment’s size exceeds the limitations listed on the BOL for a shipment. Learn how to avoid this and other shipping violations

Shipping tip: Cubic capacity violations.

Freightquote

A cubic capacity violation occurs when a shipment’s size exceeds the limitations listed on the BOL for a shipment. Learn how to avoid this and other shipping violations