What does declining world trade look like? As trade volume falls, carriers are reducing capacity by idling their ships hoping to minimize losses. These photos taken over Singapore illustrate the cargo ship parking lot that results.
The State Department has adopted a policy of “denial with certain exceptions” regarding arms exports for the security firm EP Investments, LLC or EPI, (a/k/a Blackwater). While the Department recognizes Blackwater’s recent creation of its Export Compliance Committee and will work with them allowing certain exceptions to be made, the “presumption of denial” is necessary […]
The Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are instituting a Clean Trucks Program to improve the port environment. JCPenny and Pacer have begun taking steps to comply with the program with delivery of clean diesel Kenworth tractors to replace older trucks in their fleets. If you operate trucks around these terminals, you need to […]