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The Infrastructure Crisis: What’s the Political Reality?

The Infrastructure Crisis: What’s the Political Reality?

We never seem to lack for proposals to fix the nation’s broken transportation infrastructure. But the money to make it happen is always missing.[more]


How East Coast Ports Are Getting 'Big-Ship Ready'

How East Coast Ports Are Getting 'Big-Ship Ready'

It takes a big port to handle a big ship. Can East Coast ports meet the challenge of handling the new generation of mega-container vessels?[more]


The New Panama Canal: Who Wins; Who Loses?

The New Panama Canal: Who Wins; Who Loses?

The new set of locks at the Panama Canal is open for business. How will it affect North American shipping patterns?[more]


Customs Automation Is Finally Happening. Really!

Customs Automation Is Finally Happening. Really!

After years of delay, the automation of importer filings, involving multiple government agencies, is upon us. Say hello to the "Single Window."[more]


How to Stop Longshore Labor From Paralyzing U.S. Ports

How to Stop Longshore Labor From Paralyzing U.S. Ports

U.S. West Coast ports are being "held hostage" by longshore labor. So says one noted economist.[more]


Four Crises Plaguing Latin American Logistics

Four Crises Plaguing Latin American Logistics

We're still waiting for many of the emerging markets of Latin America to emerge. What's holding them back?[more]


HP Blazes a New Route Out of China

HP Blazes a New Route Out of China

Tired of dealing with slow ships and congested ports to get your product out of China? Why not take the train?[more]


Breaking Through the Transportation Funding Gridlock

Breaking Through the Transportation Funding Gridlock

The nation's infrastructure crisis is crying out for a long-term solution.[more]


Transportation Funding Crisis: Who Will Foot the Bill?

Transportation Funding Crisis: Who Will Foot the Bill?

The Highway Trust Fund is broke. And the nation's transportation system is broken.[more]