Want a Sneak Peak at Trump’s Draft Infrastructure Plan?

Want a Sneak Peak at Trump’s Draft Infrastructure Plan?

Axios published a leaked document Tuesday identified as a draft White House infrastructure plan.

THINK INSIDE THE BOXCAR

THINK INSIDE THE BOXCAR

The era of the big containership is taking United States East Coast ports by storm. It was in

China Vies for Influence in Russia’s Backyard
US Transportation Infrastructure Not Broken, Says Report

US Transportation Infrastructure Not Broken, Says Report

Transportation and water infrastructure funding and finance in the United States are not nearly

Yusen Logistics Extends Business in South Eastern Europe

Yusen Logistics Extends Business in South Eastern Europe

Yusen Logistics (Europe) BV announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Tibbett

Speeding the Supply Chain

Speeding the Supply Chain

Accelerating the supply chain. It’s a theme often encountered among logisticians and company

Augmented Reality: The Next Big Thing in Global Logistics?

Augmented Reality: The Next Big Thing in Global Logistics?

Imagine a warehouse staff efficiently sorting through various packages during a manual picking

DISPATCHES

DISPATCHES

Going to a box to open a box to retrieve a box holding an Xbox? That’s what played out at one

INFOGRPAHIC: What Affects Freight Rates?

INFOGRPAHIC: What Affects Freight Rates?

For an industry that has such a big impact on the economy and people’s lives, logistics is

RAIL SPIKES

RAIL SPIKES

In August, Kansas City Southern CEO Patrick Ottensmeyer joined U.S. and Mexican customs officials

Trump: Friend or Foe of US Infrastructure?

Trump: Friend or Foe of US Infrastructure?

As a candidate, Donald Trump deserved credit for identifying a policy that damages jobs,

Yusen Logistics Extends Business with AstraZeneca

Yusen Logistics Extends Business with AstraZeneca

AstraZeneca has expanded its partnership with healthcare logistics provider Yusen Logistics for

China’s Belt and Road Initiative

China’s Belt and Road Initiative

The Chinese initiative that envisions the creation of land and sea routes to span three

Transportation Labor Wants Investment in Rail and Transportation Infrastructure

Transportation Labor Wants Investment in Rail and Transportation Infrastructure

Speaking before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines,

Shippers Need Higher Ocean Rates

Shippers Need Higher Ocean Rates

Ocean container shipping rates have been scraping rock bottom for several years, but the

Tigers Launches Rail Freight Service Linking Destinations Across The New Silk Road

Tigers Launches Rail Freight Service Linking Destinations Across The New Silk Road

Tigers has launched a new rail freight service, called Tiger Rail, offering customers a 16-day

Monitoring Rail Freight Shipments On The New Silk Road

Monitoring Rail Freight Shipments On The New Silk Road

Arviem AG has announced the launch of its new real-time container monitoring and tracking service

Optimizing Portfolio Mixes in Logistics and Transportation

Optimizing Portfolio Mixes in Logistics and Transportation

Companies in every industry know the importance of effectively managing a diverse portfolio mix,

Double-Stack Rail Service From Port of Virginia to Pittsburgh Begins

Double-Stack Rail Service From Port of Virginia to Pittsburgh Begins

The Port of Virginia is now offering access into Western Pennsylvania and Northwest Ohio via’

Freight Index Reaches Another All-Time High

Freight Index Reaches Another All-Time High

The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried

Port of Virginia Posts Record August Volumes

Port of Virginia Posts Record August Volumes

The Port of Virginia experienced the most productive August in its history, moving 240,605 TEU, a

CSX Begins Operations at Pittsburgh Intermodal Rail Terminal

CSX Begins Operations at Pittsburgh Intermodal Rail Terminal

CSX began operations at its new Pittsburgh intermodal rail terminal, located in McKees Rocks,

$500 Million in New Funding Available Through TIGER Program

$500 Million in New Funding Available Through TIGER Program

The United States Department of Transportation today announced this week the opportunity for

Hub Group Launches Freight Visibility Platform

Hub Group Launches Freight Visibility Platform

Hub Group, a multimodal transportation solutions provider, announced today that it has launched

KCS Dedicates Joint Unified Cargo Processing Facility

KCS Dedicates Joint Unified Cargo Processing Facility

Kansas City Southern president and CEO Patrick J. Ottensmeyer joined officials representing the

FROM POLK COUNTY TO THE WORLD

FROM POLK COUNTY TO THE WORLD

Foreign firms looking to do business in Florida or the greater eastern US have a clear

Euroconsol Announces Direct Service from China to Poland

Euroconsol Announces Direct Service from China to Poland

Euroconsol, a neutral global NVOCC and freight consolidator, has announced a new, direct less

WHAT’S UP ON-DOCK

WHAT’S UP ON-DOCK

In June, the Port of Toledo announced that it had reeled in a big fish. Cliffs Natural Resources,

NAFTA Under Trump: Will it Stay or Will it Go?

NAFTA Under Trump: Will it Stay or Will it Go?

We all know that President Donald Trump campaigned against NAFTA in the lead-up to last November&

Freight Transportation Services Index Down in June

Freight Transportation Services Index Down in June

The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried

Investments in Rail Transportation Spur Advantages, Growth

Investments in Rail Transportation Spur Advantages, Growth

Rail, or intermodal, transport is fast becoming the shipping mode of choice for many–

Rail Industry Dependent on DC DC Converters for Growth

Rail Industry Dependent on DC DC Converters for Growth

In the United States, the bulk of commuters are far from dependent on the country’s vast

North American Rail: A Renaissance for Coal?

North American Rail: A Renaissance for Coal?

It sounds like a story straight out of the President Donald Trump‘s dream book. Two major

Four Reasons Why 3PL Brokerage Market Continues to Grow

Four Reasons Why 3PL Brokerage Market Continues to Grow

According to the most recent market results and trends report from Armstrong & Associates,

US-NAFTA Trade Heads Higher

US-NAFTA Trade Heads Higher

There may be stress associated with the future of NAFTA in North American capitals, but in the

A Win-Win: Transparency Along The Entire Supply Chain

A Win-Win: Transparency Along The Entire Supply Chain

Whether by ship, airplane, train or truck – conveying goods around the world generally involves

US Freight Transportation Services Index Hit All-Time High in May

US Freight Transportation Services Index Hit All-Time High in May

The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried

Port of Virginia Sets Fiscal-Year Record

Port of Virginia Sets Fiscal-Year Record

The Port of Virginia handled 231,675 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) in June, a new record

Reducing Costs, Increasing Efficiency, and Improving Safety for US Freight Transportation

Reducing Costs, Increasing Efficiency, and Improving Safety for US Freight Transportation

Railroads, trucking, and certain types of aviation are ripe for automation that will improve the

Swisstrain Expands Its Service Offering

Swisstrain Expands Its Service Offering

The Swisstrain, a transportation product offered by Swissterminal AG, of Frenkendorf,,

Tips & Tricks for Intermodal Success

Tips & Tricks for Intermodal Success

For those sitting on the intermodal sidelines, there is no better time than the present to bring

Kerry Logistics Expands Multimodal Freight Network

Kerry Logistics Expands Multimodal Freight Network

Kerry Logistics Network Limited continues to enhance its services and network under the Belt and

WATCH: President Trump Talks Infrastructure

WATCH: President Trump Talks Infrastructure

“Crumbling infrastructure will be replaced with new roads, bridges, tunnels, airports, and

Exporting Coal to China: The Good News and the Bad

Exporting Coal to China: The Good News and the Bad

Coal consumption in the United States is driven by the power generation industry, and the move

Shippers: Use Asset and Non-Asset IMCs

Shippers: Use Asset and Non-Asset IMCs

When it comes to domestic intermodal, asset vs. non-asset is defined more in the eye of the

Intermodal Shippers: How to Avoid Extra Charges

Intermodal Shippers: How to Avoid Extra Charges

Intermodal shippers often wonder what the difference is between demurrage, detention, per diem,

AASHTO and AAPA Hold Infrastructure Week Briefing on Freight

AASHTO and AAPA Hold Infrastructure Week Briefing on Freight

In conjunction with Infrastructure Week (May 15 to 19), the American Association of State Highway

Global Logistics: President Xi’s Belt and Road Forum

Global Logistics: President Xi’s Belt and Road Forum

China’s biggest diplomatic event of the year is on May 14–15, when President Xi Jinping will

US Freight Index Fell in March

US Freight Index Fell in March

The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried

Milestone for NYNJ Cross Harbor Freight Project

Milestone for NYNJ Cross Harbor Freight Project

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has issued a request for proposals for consultants

THE LINE FORMS HERE

THE LINE FORMS HERE

New regulations, innovative technologies and changes in the coal market are fueling new trends in

No Future For Coal in the US?

No Future For Coal in the US?

“There is no future for coal in the United States.” So said Jim Rogers, former CEO of Duke

UPS Expands China-Europe Rail Service

UPS Expands China-Europe Rail Service

UPS has announced the addition of six stations to its Preferred full and less-than-container(

WATCH: Reconnecting Asia

WATCH: Reconnecting Asia

  China has put forward an ambitious program to develop overland infrastructure links to

The Phoenix Rises Again

The Phoenix Rises Again

DB Cargo UK has transported the luxury Belmond British Pullman parlor car Phoenix through the

Deal for Smart Reefer Containers on Silk Road

Deal for Smart Reefer Containers on Silk Road

Kazakhstan Temir Zholy Express ( KTZE), a provider of transportation and logistics for China&;

KN Eurasia Express

KN Eurasia Express

With the launch of KN Eurasia Express, Kuehne + Nagel offers less than container load (LCL)

US Infrastructure Earns D+ Grade

US Infrastructure Earns D+ Grade

If it’s one thing President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats agree on, is the need for

North American Freight Down in 2016

North American Freight Down in 2016

          Four out of five major transportation modes – truck,,

The Secret Behind Asset-Based Intermodal Providers

The Secret Behind Asset-Based Intermodal Providers

As we talk to shippers across North America on the merits of intermodal, we continue to hear &

Transportation CO2 Measures Will Not Achieve Climate Ambitions

Transportation CO2 Measures Will Not Achieve Climate Ambitions

Current and foreseeable policies to mitigate carbon-dioxide (CO2) emissions from global

TransPod Partners With IKOS on Hyperloop

TransPod Partners With IKOS on Hyperloop

TransPod, startup that is building a hyperloop system to disrupt and redefine commercial

Political Battle Lines Drawn on Infrastructure

Political Battle Lines Drawn on Infrastructure

Congressional Democrats this week introduced a $1 trillion infrastructure plan and invited

Japan Shifting to Trains to Move Freight

Japan Shifting to Trains to Move Freight

Companies in Japan are switching from trucks to rail to transport freight over land. In some,

BREAKING NEWS: First Freight Train From China Arrives in London

BREAKING NEWS: First Freight Train From China Arrives in London

The first container train travelling between China and the United Kingdom arrived today at DB

CSX Customers Invested $9.5 Billion in 2016

CSX Customers Invested $9.5 Billion in 2016

CSX worked with its customers in 2016 to announce 114 new or expanded facilities to be located on

Innovation Award to Port of Vancouver USA

Innovation Award to Port of Vancouver USA

The Port of Vancouver USA won an IHS Dredging and Port Construction Innovation Award for its

Roadmap to Reform Federal Coal Program Released

Roadmap to Reform Federal Coal Program Released

The United States Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) yesterday

Connecting Zhejiang and London Via Rail

Connecting Zhejiang and London Via Rail

A train that left Yiwu West Railway Station in Zhejiang province on New Year’s Day is

Global Rail Logistics to Surpass $210 Billion by 2021

Global Rail Logistics to Surpass $210 Billion by 2021

According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the global rail logistics market is

POLB Seeks Public Input on Rail Facility

POLB Seeks Public Input on Rail Facility

The Port of Long Beach will begin public hearings next week on a draft environmental study for

First Train Runs Through D.C.’s Virginia Avenue Tunnel

First Train Runs Through D.C.’s Virginia Avenue Tunnel

The rail carrier CSX announced the on-time completion of the first phase of the new Virginia

Reactivating Grain Silo at Port of Brownsville

Reactivating Grain Silo at Port of Brownsville

OmniTRAX, Inc., one of the largest privately held transportation service companies in North

Ground Breaking for New ExpressRail Port Jersey Facility

Ground Breaking for New ExpressRail Port Jersey Facility

GCT USA and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey broke ground earlier this week for the

South Carolina Ports Post Record November Container Volume

South Carolina Ports Post Record November Container Volume

The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) reported its strongest November container volumes on

THE RISING APPEAL OF CROSSBORDER INTERMODAL SHIPPING

THE RISING APPEAL OF CROSSBORDER INTERMODAL SHIPPING

In mid-September, Schneider National announced that it had obtained the green light for

Investments Needed to Move U.S. Freight Programs Forward

Investments Needed to Move U.S. Freight Programs Forward

The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) and the American

UPS To Expand And Modernize Jacksonville Hub

UPS To Expand And Modernize Jacksonville Hub

UPS will invest $196 million to expand its Jacksonville ground package hub to add more than 260

Rail Contract Keeps 190 Truckloads a Day Off Roads

Rail Contract Keeps 190 Truckloads a Day Off Roads

DB Cargo UK will run more than 15 train services a week under a new 10 year deal with Day Group,

China-Hungary Deepening Economic and Trade Ties

China-Hungary Deepening Economic and Trade Ties

The level of economic and trade cooperation between China and Hungary is growing. Bilateral trade

JAXPORT’s New Rail Terminal Open for Business

JAXPORT’s New Rail Terminal Open for Business

JAXPORT’s new $30 million Intermodal Container Transfer Facility is now officially open for

Hub Group Completes First Year of #CauseContainer

Hub Group Completes First Year of #CauseContainer

Hub Group, Inc., one of the largest intermodal solutions providers in North America, announced

Benefits of Partnering with a Non-Asset Based 3PL for Intermodal

Benefits of Partnering with a Non-Asset Based 3PL for Intermodal

There’s a lot that goes into deciding whether you should go with an asset or non-asset

Chinese Investments to Build New Russian Mega-Port Arkhangelsk

Chinese Investments to Build New Russian Mega-Port Arkhangelsk

A newly-established company, Arctic Transport and Industrial Centre Arkhangelsk, has signed an

Germany to Collaborate with India on Port Rail Connectivity

Germany to Collaborate with India on Port Rail Connectivity

India’s Minister of Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari has said that

Southeast Ports Resumes Service Following Hurricane Matthew

Southeast Ports Resumes Service Following Hurricane Matthew

Southeastern United States ports resumed operations earlier this week after Hurricane Matthew

Bombardier and China Railway Rolling Stock in Strategic Agreement

Bombardier and China Railway Rolling Stock in Strategic Agreement

Bombardier Transportation and China Railway Rolling Stock Corporation (CRRC), have signed a

The Middle of Nowhere Could Become a Major Trade Corridor

The Middle of Nowhere Could Become a Major Trade Corridor

The middle of nowhere actually exists. If you look for the place that is furthest away from any

SCPA Finalizes Plans to Construct Second Inland Port

SCPA Finalizes Plans to Construct Second Inland Port

The South Carolina Ports Authority announced plans to develop a second inland port in Dillon,

Arizona Pilot Program Raises Truck Weight Limits

Arizona Pilot Program Raises Truck Weight Limits

The Arizona Department of Transportation has begun a year-long pilot program allowing slightly

China’s Accession to TIR Convention Opens New International Trade Routes

China’s Accession to TIR Convention Opens New International Trade Routes

China has taken a key step towards the development of international economic corridors with its

BNSF Launches Intermodal Service Between Pacific Northwest, Texas

BNSF Launches Intermodal Service Between Pacific Northwest, Texas

BNSF Railway Co. yesterday began offering intermodal customers a new service to move freight

Continental Refining Harnesses Intermodal Transportation

Continental Refining Harnesses Intermodal Transportation

Continental Refining Company has implemented the use of railcars to carry oil products to and

China’s Unique Logistics Story: The Silk Road on Rails

China’s Unique Logistics Story: The Silk Road on Rails

One of the biggest logistics stories coming out of China these days has been the launching of the

Kia Motors, Rail Provider in Partnership

Kia Motors, Rail Provider in Partnership

Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG) has partnered with Cordele Intermodal Services (CIS) to

Intermodal Project Has Long Beach and Los Angeles on Opposite Sides

Intermodal Project Has Long Beach and Los Angeles on Opposite Sides

A proposed intermodal project has pitted the ports of southern California’s San Pedro Bay

Genesee & Wyoming to Acquire Providence and Worcester Railroad

Genesee & Wyoming to Acquire Providence and Worcester Railroad

Genesee & Wyoming Inc. has announced today that it will acquire Providence and Worcester

New Direct Intermodal Rail Service to Connect Port of Wilmington and Charlotte

New Direct Intermodal Rail Service to Connect Port of Wilmington and Charlotte

Governor Pat McCrory of North Carolina joined officials from the state’s transportation

Cargo Transportation Easing in Fire-Ravaged Southern California

Cargo Transportation Easing in Fire-Ravaged Southern California

As firefighters successfully began to contain the devastating Blue Cut wildfire in southern

Ten Things You Need to Know About Domestic Intermodal Services

Ten Things You Need to Know About Domestic Intermodal Services

Intermodal continues to be the fastest growing segment of domestic transportation and industry

Iran’s Emergence as International Transportation Hub

Iran’s Emergence as International Transportation Hub

Iran has access to landlocked countries in Central Asia and the Caucasus to its north, over land

Competition Honors Five Midwestern States for Transportation Projects

Competition Honors Five Midwestern States for Transportation Projects

The departments of transportation of five states—Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio and

CSX Select Site Designation Awarded to Indiana Business Park

CSX Select Site Designation Awarded to Indiana Business Park

CSX has announced that a portion of the Lebanon Business Park in Lebanon, Indiana, has been

WHEN TO BOOK RAIL SERVICE, AND HOW TO DO IT

WHEN TO BOOK RAIL SERVICE, AND HOW TO DO IT

The American railroad industry has a storied history, given the important role railroads played

Georgia Ports Awarded $44 Million Transportation Grant

Georgia Ports Awarded $44 Million Transportation Grant

The Georgia Ports Authority has received a $44 million Fixing America’s Surface

FASTLANE Projects List Released

FASTLANE Projects List Released

The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) has reported to Congress the first list of

First Big Ship to Transit Expanded Panama Canal Arrives at PortMiami

First Big Ship to Transit Expanded Panama Canal Arrives at PortMiami

PortMiami celebrated the arrival of the MOL Majesty, the first neopanamax vessel call on the port

Good News in the June Jobs Report – But Not for Manufacturing, Logistics

Good News in the June Jobs Report – But Not for Manufacturing, Logistics

After a disastrous May jobs report that may have converted as many Trump supporters as a free

Declare Your Transportation Independence!

Declare Your Transportation Independence!

Over the past several months, we have been bombarded day in and day out with political news,

The Internet of Things in Supply Chain and Logistics

The Internet of Things in Supply Chain and Logistics

As supply chains are strained under competition, technology is proving to be a valuable

U.S. Logistics Costs Decelerated in 2015

U.S. Logistics Costs Decelerated in 2015

U.S. business logistics costs rose to $1.48 trillion in 2015, a 2.6 percent increase from

Fuel Saving Device to Cut Transportation Costs

Fuel Saving Device to Cut Transportation Costs

A device to cut fuel use by 10 to 15 percent while reducing the exhaust emissions of internal

Labor Supports, Industry Opposes U.S. Rulemaking on Freight Train Crew Size

Labor Supports, Industry Opposes U.S. Rulemaking on Freight Train Crew Size

The Transportation Trades Department of the AFL-CIO, (TTD) has responded positively to the

Wainwright Industries Expanding Logistics Footprint in Charleston

Wainwright Industries Expanding Logistics Footprint in Charleston

Wainwright Industries/TVS Supply Chain Solutions South Carolina announced plans last week for a

EXAMINING MULTIMODAL STRATEGIES FOR YOUR LOGISTICS PROGRAM

EXAMINING MULTIMODAL STRATEGIES FOR YOUR LOGISTICS PROGRAM

Since March this year, the Port of Chennai has been offering shippers free haulage between the

Union Pacific Announces Investments of $283 Million in Rail Infrastructure

Union Pacific Announces Investments of $283 Million in Rail Infrastructure

The Union Pacific Railroad has announced plans to invest $283.4 million in to improve

Intermodal Volumes Up in First Quarter

Intermodal Volumes Up in First Quarter

First quarter 2016 performance for intermodal transportation in North America showed strength,

Florida East Coast Railway Delivers First Intermodal Shipment Purchased on EZ Buy

Florida East Coast Railway Delivers First Intermodal Shipment Purchased on EZ Buy

Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) has delivered the first intermodal shipment purchased through

Asset Based Intermodal Joins U.S. EPA SmartWay Transport Partnership

Asset Based Intermodal Joins U.S. EPA SmartWay Transport Partnership

Asset Based Intermodal, Inc. has joined the SmartWay Transport Partnership, a collaboration

Ekol Logistics Enters The Czech Republic

Ekol Logistics Enters The Czech Republic

A leading 3PL in Turkey—Ekol Logistics—has entered the Czech Republic and made its first

OmniTRAX Affiliate Acquires Heart of Texas Railroad

OmniTRAX Affiliate Acquires Heart of Texas Railroad

A managed affiliate of OmniTRAX, Inc. and an affiliate of The Broe Group is purchasing the Heart

California Issues Draft Plan for Freight System of the Future

California Issues Draft Plan for Freight System of the Future

State agency leaders in California last week released the Draft California Sustainable Freight

Columbia River Coal Export Terminal Would Have ‘Huge Impacts’

Columbia River Coal Export Terminal Would Have ‘Huge Impacts’

The Washington Department of Ecology recently released a draft Environmental Impact Statement

SC Ports Authority Celebrates Success of Inland Port Greer

SC Ports Authority Celebrates Success of Inland Port Greer

The South Carolina Ports Authority recently held a celebration of the success of Inland Port,

First Trains Arrive at JAXPORT’s New Rail Terminal

First Trains Arrive at JAXPORT’s New Rail Terminal

The port of Jacksonville’s newly completed Intermodal Container Transfer Facility (ICTF) at

Portland, Oregon, Upriver Barge-Rail Proves Effective

Portland, Oregon, Upriver Barge-Rail Proves Effective

Piggybacking on the success of the Upriver Container Barge-Rail Shuttle program, Northwest

Canadian Pacific Terminates Efforts to Merge with Norfolk Southern

Canadian Pacific Terminates Efforts to Merge with Norfolk Southern

​​​​​​​Canadian Pacific Railway has terminated its efforts to merge with Norfolk

Bridge-Building Logistics in the Himalayan Mountains of Northern India

Bridge-Building Logistics in the Himalayan Mountains of Northern India

LP India, the India division of Logistics Plus Inc., a worldwide provider of transportation,

Federal Railroad Administration Proposes Regulations on Minimum Crew Size

Federal Railroad Administration Proposes Regulations on Minimum Crew Size

The Federal Railroad Administration has proposed regulations establishing minimum requirements

OmniTRAX and Effingham County Launch Partnership to Develop Land Near Savannah

OmniTRAX and Effingham County Launch Partnership to Develop Land Near Savannah

OmniTRAX, Inc., one of the largest privately held transportation services companies in North

Improved Rail Service between Charleston and Charlotte

Improved Rail Service between Charleston and Charlotte

The South Carolina Ports Authority has announced a significant enhancement to international

Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Bill to Facilitate U.S. Preclearance Operations in Canada
Washburn Switch Business Park Receives CSX Select Site Designation

Washburn Switch Business Park Receives CSX Select Site Designation

CSX has designated the Washburn Switch Business Park in Cleveland County, North Carolina, as a

Florida East Coast Railway Introduces New Tool

Florida East Coast Railway Introduces New Tool

Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) launched EZ Buy, a new online price quote and booking system

CSX Chief Financial Officer Discusses Near- and Long-Term Expectations and Strategy

CSX Chief Financial Officer Discusses Near- and Long-Term Expectations and Strategy

CSX Chief Financial Officer Frank Lonegro highlighted the company’s track record of success

NAFTA Rail Ties

NAFTA Rail Ties

Cross-border trade between the United States and its closest neighbors and largest trading

CSX to Consolidate Operating Divisions

CSX to Consolidate Operating Divisions

As CSX continues to match its network resources to business demand and drive additional,

Norfolk Southern to Scale Back Coal, Rail Operations

Norfolk Southern to Scale Back Coal, Rail Operations

The Norfolk Southern Corp. plans to idle its Ashtabula, Ohio, Coal Pier and shift operations to

Canadian Pacific ‘Disappointed’ by Comments from Union Pacific CEO

Canadian Pacific ‘Disappointed’ by Comments from Union Pacific CEO

Canadian Pacific said that it is “surprised and disappointed” by comments reportedly made by

CSX Outlines Plans for North Carolina Intermodal Hub

CSX Outlines Plans for North Carolina Intermodal Hub

CSX has outlined plans to develop a major freight-rail intermodal terminal to boost the economy

DHL Lays Tracks For China-Turkey Rail Corridor

DHL Lays Tracks For China-Turkey Rail Corridor

DHL Global Forwarding has inaugurated a new service on the southern rail corridor between China

New West Virginia Intermodal Facility Opens

New West Virginia Intermodal Facility Opens

The long-anticipated Heartland Intermodal Gateway terminal has opened near Pritchard, West

CSX Customers Invest More Than $2.2 Billion in 2015

CSX Customers Invest More Than $2.2 Billion in 2015

In 2015, the rail transportation carrier CSX worked with its customers to locate 107 new plants

DB Schenker Offering Faster Connection from China to Europe Via Rail

DB Schenker Offering Faster Connection from China to Europe Via Rail

DB Schenker is now offering a faster connection between China and the European land transport

Large Rail Fire Highlights the Danger of Fuel Transportation

Large Rail Fire Highlights the Danger of Fuel Transportation

Environmental groups are seizing upon the fiery crash of a truck with a tanker train on the banks

Christmas Came Early to UK Retailers

Christmas Came Early to UK Retailers

DB Schenker Rail UK has been busy making sure that festive products reached shop shelves in time

CSX and Partners Celebrate Groundbreaking, Construction of Pittsburgh Intermodal Rail Terminal

CSX and Partners Celebrate Groundbreaking, Construction of Pittsburgh Intermodal Rail Terminal

CSX, together with local officials, celebrated the beginning of construction of the Pittsburgh

Norfolk Southern To Canadian Pacific: Not Interested

Norfolk Southern To Canadian Pacific: Not Interested

Calling the proposed buy-out “grossly inadequate” and “low premium,” the 13 members of

Obama Signs Five-Year Transportation Bill

Obama Signs Five-Year Transportation Bill

President Obama signed on Friday a five-year, $305 billion transportation reauthorization bill

Tracking Freight Flows

Tracking Freight Flows

A new freight database developed with assistance from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge

EU Scoreboard Shows Transportation is Improving

EU Scoreboard Shows Transportation is Improving

The European Commission has published the second edition of the EU Transport Scoreboard, which

Intermodal Volumes Climb 3.4 Percent in Third Quarter

Intermodal Volumes Climb 3.4 Percent in Third Quarter

With month-to-month variations, intermodal growth of 3.4 percent in the third quarter of 2015 was

Canadian Pacific Exploring Norfolk Southern Takeover: Report

Canadian Pacific Exploring Norfolk Southern Takeover: Report

Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd., the second-biggest railroad in Canada, is in preliminary talks to

New Bulk Transload Facility at California-Mexico Border

New Bulk Transload Facility at California-Mexico Border

The San Diego & Imperial Valley Railroad (SDIV) has opened the gates at its new Choice

Port-Related Projects Awarded $44.3 Million in TIGER VII Infrastructure Grants

Port-Related Projects Awarded $44.3 Million in TIGER VII Infrastructure Grants

Thirty-nine awards amounting to more than $500 million in development and improvement funding

CSX to Expand U.S. Midwest Intermodal Network

CSX to Expand U.S. Midwest Intermodal Network

CSX Transportation will expand its domestic intermodal service on November 2 by adding Dallas and

New Block Train Service from China to Moscow’s MANP Terminal

New Block Train Service from China to Moscow’s MANP Terminal

MANP Terminal near Moscow, part of the GCS Group, has begun handling a new block train service

Ports Group ‘Encouraged’ By U.S. House Transportation Bill

Ports Group ‘Encouraged’ By U.S. House Transportation Bill

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), “is pleased to see new freight provisions

Draft National Freight Strategic Plan Released

Draft National Freight Strategic Plan Released

United States Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx earlier this week released the draft National

APM Bidding on Major Mexican Port Project

APM Bidding on Major Mexican Port Project

APM, the terminal operation division of Denmark’s A.P. Moller-Maersk, will participate in the

CIG Logistics Acquires Rail Facility in Odessa, Texas

CIG Logistics Acquires Rail Facility in Odessa, Texas

CIG Logistics, an oil and gas logistics provider, has acquired a 330-acre rail facility in,

Trimble Introduces Handheld AEI Reader for Rail Car and Cargo Inventory Tracking

Trimble Introduces Handheld AEI Reader for Rail Car and Cargo Inventory Tracking

Trimble has introduced a rugged, handheld computer designed to read the rail-industry specific

Big Ships Now Welcome At PortMiami

Big Ships Now Welcome At PortMiami

A celebration for the completion of PortMiami’s 50/52 foot deep dredge project and on-dock

CSX, Mechanical Unions Announce Progressive Labor Partnership

CSX, Mechanical Unions Announce Progressive Labor Partnership

CSX Corporation and two unions, the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace(

Norfolk Southern Completes Acquisition of Delaware & Hudson South Line

Norfolk Southern Completes Acquisition of Delaware & Hudson South Line

Norfolk Southern Corporation has completed the acquisition of 282 miles of the Delaware &

CSX Named Sustainability Leader by Dow Jones Sustainability Index for North America

CSX Named Sustainability Leader by Dow Jones Sustainability Index for North America

CSX has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for North America for the fifth

Long Beach Dedicates New Green Port Gateway Rail Extension

Long Beach Dedicates New Green Port Gateway Rail Extension

A bevy of port, local, state and federal officials were on hand this week to celebrate the

Rail Infrastructure Undergoing Modernization at Polish Port of Gdansk

Rail Infrastructure Undergoing Modernization at Polish Port of Gdansk

Investments by PKP PLK, Poland’s national railway infrastructure authority, aim to enhance the

Kalmar delivers port equipment to Kazakhstan’s Khorgos Gateway

Kalmar delivers port equipment to Kazakhstan’s Khorgos Gateway

Kalmar, a provider of cargo handling equipment and part of Cargotec, has secured two contracts to

Intermodal Volumes Ahead in Q2 Thanks to International Lifts

Intermodal Volumes Ahead in Q2 Thanks to International Lifts

Intermodal volumes jumped 4.5 percent in in the second quarter of 2015, with international

UTi Begins New Rail Service Linking China and Germany

UTi Begins New Rail Service Linking China and Germany

Supply chain logistics provider UTi Worldwide has launched a new Iron Silk Road weekly rail

First Container Train from China Arrives at Port of Baku

First Container Train from China Arrives at Port of Baku

The first container block train from China arrived at the Port of Baku in Azerbaijan last week. A

Norfolk Southern to Expand Capacity at its Columbus, Ohio, Intermodal Terminal

Norfolk Southern to Expand Capacity at its Columbus, Ohio, Intermodal Terminal

The Norfolk Southern Railroad is planning to invest $34.3 million in an expansion and upgrade of

BNSF Logistics Acquires Specialty Cargo Handling Firms

BNSF Logistics Acquires Specialty Cargo Handling Firms

BNSF Logistics has boosted its service profile with the acquisition of a pair of transportation

Georgia Plans New Appalachian Inland Intermodal Port

Georgia Plans New Appalachian Inland Intermodal Port

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal, the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), Murray County, and CSX

Promote Investment in Nation’s Freight Rail Network, CSX Executive Urges STB

Promote Investment in Nation’s Freight Rail Network, CSX Executive Urges STB

Forcing revenue-adequate railroads to cap their shipping rates would discourage the substantial

UPS Expands China-Europe Rail Service

UPS Expands China-Europe Rail Service

UPS announced yesterday it has added a less-than-containerload (LCL) option for China-to-Europe

DHL and KTZE to Enhance China-Kazakhstan Rail Freight Links

DHL and KTZE to Enhance China-Kazakhstan Rail Freight Links

DHL Global Forwarding signed a memorandum of understanding with Kazakhstan Temir Zholy Express

ROI on Pacific Northwest Channel Deepening Project: Over 5 to 1

ROI on Pacific Northwest Channel Deepening Project: Over 5 to 1

The economy in the U.S. Pacific Northwest has enjoyed a handsome return on the investment made

Logistics Trends Reflect Recovering U.S. Economy

Logistics Trends Reflect Recovering U.S. Economy

Logistics trends in the United States mirror an economy that is recovering and growing. That was

Chugging Along

Chugging Along

In addition to America’s seven Class I railroads, there are more than 550 short lines capable

BNSF to Improve California Rail Infrastructure

BNSF to Improve California Rail Infrastructure

The BNSF Railway has said it will spend an estimated $141 million to increase capacity and

As Freight-Rail Rates Rise, Overhauls Proposed

As Freight-Rail Rates Rise, Overhauls Proposed

A large group of national trade associations representing manufacturers, farmers and energy

Don’t Dial For Diesels

Don’t Dial For Diesels

SCOTT STUCKENSCHNEIDER DISCUSSES HOW HUHTAMAKI INCREASED INTERMODAL TO OFFSET THE NATIONWIDE

BNSF Railway Lifts Embargo on Westbound Interchanging Containers

BNSF Railway Lifts Embargo on Westbound Interchanging Containers

The BNSF Railway has lifted an earlier embargo on interchanging westbound ocean containers headed

CSX Opens New Canadian Intermodal Terminal

CSX Opens New Canadian Intermodal Terminal

Jacksonville, FL – Rail carrier CSX has opened a new intermodal terminal in Salaberry-de

Union Pacific Christens New Intermodal Terminal

Union Pacific Christens New Intermodal Terminal

Santa Teresa, NM – Officials from the Union Pacific Railroad and the State of New Mexico were-

World Class

World Class

Businesses are Gaining the Advantage Through Global Executive Education Programs Richard,

THE GREEN MACHINE

THE GREEN MACHINE

TRUCK AND RAIL CARRIERS ARE RAISING THE BAR FOR SUSTAINABILITY One decade ago, Toyota determined

PORTNERSHIP

PORTNERSHIP

You’ll find a sense of partnership in most of the nation’s ports. All you have to do is ask.