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Southern California ports move to reduce cargo pile-ups at docks

December 23, 2014

December 23, 2014 - Southern California’s largest ports, Los Angeles and Long Beach, which handle 40 percent of U.S. imports, are taking steps to reduce cargo congestion that has slowed the delivery... View Full Post

EU steps up trade dispute with Brazil at WTO

December 23, 2014

December 18, 2014 - The World Trade Organization on Wednesday decided to set up a panel to rule on European Union complaints that Brazil unfairly raised import duties, escalating differences as the tw... View Full Post

South Korea launches new trade dispute with US: WTO

December 23, 2014

December 22, 2014 - South Korea on Monday took the United States to task before the World Trade Organization over Washington's decision to slap anti-dumping tariffs on South Korean imports of steel pi... View Full Post

Lower oil prices expected to boost Asian demand growth in 2015

December 23, 2014

December 19, 2014 -  Lower oil prices could boost demand in Asia in 2015, with spot interest for diesel, Asia's most widely used fuel, picking up in countries like Vietnam, Philippines and Indonesia,... View Full Post

ATA reports strong November tonnage levels

December 23, 2014

December 19, 2014 - Truck tonnage levels in November followed October’s lead and posted very strong gains, according to data issued by the American Trucking Associations (ATA). Seasonally-adjuste... View Full Post

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