IAM Membership: Moving Forward, Together
The International Association of Movers represents more than 2,000 companies in over 170 countries. More than movers, these companies are partners and innovators in the delivery of moving, forwarding, shipping, logistics and related services. IAM affiliation increasingly signifies strength, trust, diversity, ethics, reliability and accountability.
Freight is none the wiser on how Brexit will affect its operations following May’s speech
The British International Freight Association (BIFA) says that whilst Prime Minister Theresa May’s much anticipated speech today has delivered some clarity on the UK’s plans to leave the European Union’s single market, it remains short on the details that will assist its members as they go about their business of managing much of the UK’s visible international trade.
FMCSA Suspends Unified Registration System Requirement
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has suspended its rule requiring freight forwarders, motor carriers and others under FMCSA jurisdiction to submit required registration and biennial update information to the Agency via a new electronic on-line Unified Registration System.
Hong Kong International closes out 2016 on a high note
Cargo throughput at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) – already the top cargo airport in the world, in terms of tonnage – added to its lead with a 3.2 percent increase, compared to 2015, to 4.52 million tonnes in 2016. Over the year, HKIA also handled 411,530 flight movements, representing a yearly rise of 1.4 percent.
Schiphol handles record cargo volumes in 2016
As the year-end data starts to flow, Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport joins a list of cargo handlers and carriers that saw their volumes surge back into profitability in 2016, after a lean start to the year. With a throughput of 1.66 million tonnes, up 2.5 percent over 2015, Schiphol set a new annual record for cargo lift.
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The Portal's Sep/Oct Issue: IAM 54th Annual Meeting
PORTAL FOCUS: IAM 54th ANNUAL MEETING
- HEADLINES / Terry R. Head
- Look Both Ways ...
- Unmasking the Future of Global Moving & Mobility: Getting Busy in the Big Easy / Janet Seely
- PORTAL PROFILE
- Antonio Tremols Leads PAIMA—The Association with a Latin Beat / Joyce Dexter
- PORTAL PROFILE
- IMC: Strengthening Networks in the Asian Region
- IAM Young Professionals (IAM-YP)
- Setting Your Own Path: Advice from an Entrepreneur / Jimmy Bruzzese
- Military/Government Update
- IAM 54th Annual Meeting Military & Government Summary / Charles L. White
- Risk Management
- Maritime/Ocean Shipping
- IAM Looking Back
- The Journey Continues / Rick Curry
- Executive Suite
- Major U.S. Customs Change Takes Effect January 1, 2017 / Tony Tickner
- Movers Doing Good
- Washington Update / Jim Wise and Bryan Vickers, PACE, LLC