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.
Confidence grows for air cargo in Asia
Airfreight volumes on Asia-Europe trade lanes eastbound and westbound are expected to surge in the coming months, according to the latest survey results for the APAC Forwarding Index. Around 54% of survey respondents predicted Asia Pacific air cargo volumes across all lanes will be higher in three months time than at present, with 37% expecting them to remain the same and just 9% lower.
U.S. rail traffic up 4.7 percent; AAR comments on Trump tax plan
U.S. railroads moved 515,131 carloads and intermodal units for the week ending April 22, a 4.7 percent increase compared with the same week a year ago, the Association of American Railroads (AAR) reported Wednesday.
Rotterdam to shape Gujarat’s port development
In a major boost to Gujarat’s future maritime development, the Port of Rotterdam has agreed to a strategic tie-up with the Gujarat Maritime Board (GMB) to lend its expertise in a slew of projects including planning for new ports and churning out skilled professionals in shipping and transport sectors.
The benefits of freight visibility
Many drivers perceive freight visibility software, or load tracking, as another way to limit their control and freedom out on the road. Fleet owners, as well, can be skeptical about allowing an outside party to know where their trucks and drivers are. It can be seen as a liability, a safety or even a security issue. But what about the unknown benefits of load visibility?
Singapore remains world’s maritime capital for 2017
MPA Singapore announced that the country has once again clinched the top position, in Menon’s Leading Maritime Capitals of the World Report (“Menon Report”).
The Portal's Mar/Apr Issue: Eastern Europe
- HEADLINES / Terry R. Head
- That Was Then ... Now Is Wow!
- PORTAL FOCUS: EASTERN EUROPE
Eastern Promises: How Movers Seized Their Moment / Joyce Dexter
- Gosselin Mobility
- Voerman Russia
- M&TM Freight
- InterNational Moving Services Ltd.—IMS
- Lynden International
- Credo Movers Croatia
- FF International Movers
- Universal Express
- CDD Relocation
- The Leff Group
- IAM Young Professionals (IAM-YP)
- Helsinki: Finland’s Jewel on the Baltic / Juhana Eskela
- Military/Government Update
- What’s on the Radar for the DOD Moving Program? / Charles L. White
- IAM Looking Back
- Through Government Bill of Lading (TGBL) versus Direct Procurement Method / Rick Curry
- Movers Doing Good
- Washington Update / Jim Wise and Bryan Vickers, PACE, LLC