Sep 16, 2013 East Coast ports are upgrading their infrastructure to accommodate increased freight expected after the 2015 expansion of the Panama Canal. West Coast ports have to ship up in order to compete.
Sep 2, 2013 Class division in the United States can be stark, in one small way, tough financial times at the Postal Service are uniting the classes.
Aug 29, 2013 How do the clothes you wear and products you use get from the factory to your house?
Aug 27, 2013 A key shipping index is up dramatically in the past several weeks, thanks largely to demand from China's steel industry. But analysts say it's only a small window into the industry.
Aug 12, 2013 Melting arctic ice has opened a new global trade route.
Dec 28, 2012 One stretch of the river is closed during the day so Army Corps of Engineers can blast away rock just below the low water.
Dec 19, 2012 As companies and customers cut shipping costs by using slower, cheaper rail and truck, FedEx's expensive air-cargo fleet suffers.
Dec 18, 2012 So how do all those packages really get from point A to point B anyway?
Dec 7, 2012 Melting ice means a Russian gas company can now send tankers to Japan through the Arctic Ocean, instead of the Suez Canal.