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Trucking Trends: For Clues to June's Cornucopia of Freight, Look at May

Capitol Watch: Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request Provides Peak at Administration's Infrastructure Initiative

Trucking Trends: Backhaul Tuesday

Capitol Watch: Continuing Resolutions and Omnibuses: Keeping the Federal Government Running

Trucking Trends: The Future of Trucking? Plastics

Investment Insight: FDI Trends, Incentives and the Future of Free Zones

Capitol Watch: President Trump's Skinny Vision for the Federal Government

Trucking Trends: Stormy Mondays Always Get Rates Up

Capitol Watch: NAFTA: Where do we go from here?

Trucking Trends: There's Freight to Move

Capitol Watch: Trump Promises Infrastructure, Congress Mulls Details

Trucking Trends: The End of the Freight Recession

Capitol Watch: Elaine Chao – What a 1990 document can tell us about Trump's pick for Transportation Secretary

Trucking Trends: Setting a Stage to Survive Bad Weather

Capitol Watch: Filling in the Blanks of a Trump Infrastructure Plan

Trucking Trends: A 5,000-Foot View of the Freight Market

Capitol Watch: USDOT Moving Fast on FASTLANE

Capitol Watch: Transportation Groups and Congress Ponder Life after the Gas Tax

Trucking Trends: The Ripple Effect Hanjin bankruptcy, harvests may boost truckload rates

Capitol Watch: Trump, Clinton Stump on Transportation

Trucking Trends: Conditions Feel Ripe for a TL Rate Hike

Capitol Watch: Grant Awards a Mixed Bag for Freight

Trucking Tends: Truck Detention: No Time to Wait

The Big Bet: The Panama Canal is wider – now what?

Capitol Watch: Freight in Focus: The Administration's Last Six Months

Trucking Trends: Refrigerated Freight Heats Up

Can Intermodal Carry the Freight for Transportation?

Capitol Watch: Congress’ Long Transportation To-Do-List

Trucking Trends: When Is a Broker a Shipper? New FDA rules redefine the roles of food transporters

Intermodal Sector Rolls with Rapid Change

Ports and Carriers Need a Productivity Tango

Mega-ship Party Starts on the West Coast

Capitol Watch: Mind the (Highway Trust Fund) Gap

Critical for the Cold Chain: Sustainability and Technology Investment

Capitol Watch: USDOT to Choose FASTLANE Grant Recipients, but Congress has Oversight

The Cold Chain Market Heats Up

Trucking Trends: Reefer Freight Comes to Port

Weighing-in on Box Weigh-ins

Capitol Watch: A FASTer Environmental Review and Permitting Process?

Trucking Trends: Low Diesel Prices: Who’s Complaining?

Shipper Visibility and Volume Are Partly Cloudy

NW Seaport Alliance: Up to the Task?

Capitol Watch: FAST Act Promotes Innovation and Investment for Bright Future

Mega-Ships: Ready for the New Normal?

Capitol Watch: FAST and the Year in Review

Trucking Trends: The Year Big Data Goes to Work

State of Logistics: Taking Collaboration to the Next Level?

Trucking Trends: Highway Bill: Good News, Bad News

Capitol Watch: Freight on the FAST Track

Logistics Leaders in Acquisition Mode

Just in Time: LNG Propulsion Coming of Age

Trucking Trends: Mind the Gap

Capitol Watch: Freight is the Star of the House STRRA

Carriers Face a Sea of Green

Will Technology Boost Collaboration?

Capitol Watch: Freight on Track

Trucking Trends: A regulator’s to-do list: 5 items you should know about

Getting Smart with 3D Printing, WMS and Smart Ships

Ocean Trade and the China Factor

Capitol Watch: The Bell is Ringing – Recess is Over

Trade Agreements Mean Business

Is LNG power the future of ocean shipping?

The "big ship/rate volatility" conundrum

Capitol Watch: Senate DRIVES forward but House response lackluster

Trucking Trends: Weathering the Summer

Bulk ports riding the waves

Weak bulk market could persist

Capitol Watch: Freight Takes the Spotlight in EPW’s DRIVE Act

Ag shippers seek service quality improvements

Southeast ports boom would bode ill for some exporters

Pharma Supply Chains: The Logistics of Saving Lives

Integrated supply chains mean collaboration and tech expertise

Trucking Trends: The Roadcheck Effect

Capitol Watch: The Longstanding Tradition of Policy Riders

Forwarders push for "all-in" air cargo rates

Global intermodal freight to grow 17.4 percent

Trucking Trends: When your headhaul becomes a backhaul

Internet of Things could boost supply chain/logistics operations by $1.9T

Trucking Trends: Georgia on my Mind: How additional container traffic in Savannah is affecting truckload rates in the South

Capitol Watch: Devolution: Sideshow or Legitimate Alternative?

The Chill Factor: Meeting the challenges

The Chill Factor: Top cold chain trends include capacity, last mile and security

Shippers deal with sea, air and land issues

Shippers Face Choppy Waters

Capitol Watch: Washington sets out with a bang to find the buck

Trucking Trends: How the bursting energy bubble will affect trucking

West Coast congestion woes an opportunity for the East/Gulf Coasts?

West Coast port congestion will hang around

Neighbor to the Northwest: Border initiatives, port developments, and rail trade help define Western Canada’s growth, challenges, along with its commerce - and competition - with the U.S.

What’s Next For NAFTA?

The urge to merge dominates