The international freight shipping industry is more of an financial powerhouse than you probably realize. Here are just a few of the ways international shipping companies help support the global economy. It Brings in Trillions of Dollars, and Supports Millions of Jobs in the United States Exporting U.S. goods and services supported about 9.7 million…

For companies in the air freight business, confidence is increasing. May reports showed an increase in air freight tracking numbersĀ of 2.5 points in the air freight index, which put it at 59.5 points. This was 3.8 points higher than the same point last year, and an astounding 10.6 points higher than two years ago. The…

Are commercial energy bills to confusing? According to a recent survey from Utilitywise, one of the leading energy and water consultancies in the UK, one out of three business people in the UK admit that they do not understand their energy bills. In fact, over half indicated they did not know what simple terms on…

The labor dispute between the Pacific Maritime Association and the International Longshore Warehouse Union created a backlog of cargo along the West Coast ports in the United States. This backlog created a port crisis, which stalled imports in the United States for much of 2014. In 2015, this port crisis has begun to ease, and…