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China’s Tianjin port cracks down on coal in Beijing’s war on smog: notice

April 19, 2017

April 17, 2017 - China's Tianjin Port Co Ltd will impose measures to curb the trucking and storage of coal months earlier than expected, as one of the nation's busiest ports complies with government o... View Full Post

U.S. industrial production rose 0.5% in March

April 19, 2017

April 18, 2017 -  U.S. industrial production rose in March as the weather cooled and demand for home heating surged, masking a drop in manufacturing activity during the month. Industrial productio... View Full Post

BOJ Kuroda says consumer spending picking up

April 19, 2017

April 18, 2017 - Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda said Monday that consumer spending is escaping weakness, signaling his confidence in the economy ahead of the central bank’s policy meeting next w... View Full Post

Trump’s trade plans spell uncertainty for Mexican port

April 19, 2017

April 16, 2017 - Latin America’s most technologically advanced shipping terminal opened here early this month, with a ceremony attended by heads of state and shipping industry royalty. But the am... View Full Post

Food industry supply chain is hungry for change

April 19, 2017

April 16, 2017 - The global supply chain is under increasing pressure from new demands, fuelled by technological advances and the decidedly critical consumer; barraging logistics processes to adapt to... View Full Post