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freight train

October 28, 2017

Freight train links China with France

A freight train loaded with Chinese goods left Wuhan, the capital of Central China's Hubei province, bound for Dourges in France.

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October 27, 2017

Canadian National Railway and Norfolk Southern strike joint-service deal

CN has struck a deal to interchange trains with Norfolk Southern outside of the key Chicago rail hub in a move that will ease congestion and save up to two days of travel time.

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Ground Transportation truck

October 24, 2017

American trucking associations takes an in-depth review into the ongoing truck driver shortage

ATA reports noted that from 2015 to 2016 the driver shortage actually declined from 45,000 to 36,500.

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macbook meeting

October 24, 2017

US regulator gives nod to COSCO’s OOIL takeover

The go-ahead comes after COSCO Holdings’ shareholders approved the deal at the extraordinary general meeting held on October 16.

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October 24, 2017

The 2020s will be the era of the mega-containership on Asia-Europe

The Asia-North Europe trade will be almost entirely operated by ultra-larger container vessels (ULCVs) during the course of the next three years.

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