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Intermodal News

News from the intermodal freight transportation industry.


CFI expands logistics into dedicated facility in Laredo
CFI expands logistics into dedicated facility in Laredo

AJOT | February 19, 2021 | Intermodal News | Road

Two affiliated services of CFI, CFI Logistics and CFI Mexico, are expanding into a new, dedicated facility in Laredo, building on 36 years of operations in Mexico providing expedited cross-border as well as in-country Mexico logistics and transportation services. The new office will serve as the sales, operations and administrative center for CFI Logistics services in and out of Mexico. The location is a shared facility with CFI Mexico, a service comprised of both CFI Logistica and CFI de Mexico, headquartered in the Guadalajara World Trade Center.

Auburn University establishes Transportation Research Institute

AJOT | February 18, 2021 | Intermodal News | Road

New York sees moderate snow through Friday from latest storm

Bloomberg | February 18, 2021 | Air Cargo News | Airports | Intermodal News | Road

South Africa seeks to protect freight rail from extreme weather

Bloomberg | February 18, 2021 | Intermodal News | Rail | Ports & Terminals

Port of LA will divert cargo ships to battle import congestion

Bloomberg | February 17, 2021 | Intermodal News | Ports & Terminals

GSC Logistics expects record cargo volume in 2021

AJOT | February 17, 2021 | Intermodal News | Road

Winter storm to dump snow on New York and more icy rain on Texas

Bloomberg | February 17, 2021 | Intermodal News | Road

American Trailer Rental Group Announces Expansion to St. Louis

AJOT | February 17, 2021 | People | Appointments | Intermodal News | Road

Fastfrate Group acquires ASL Distribution Services Limited

AJOT | February 17, 2021 | Intermodal News

Savannah Gateway Industrial Hub debuts its multi-modal export capability

AJOT | February 16, 2021 | Intermodal News | Rail

Pro-Tech Group demonstrates first-ever mobile container system utilizing empty autoracks
Pro-Tech Group demonstrates first-ever mobile container system utilizing empty autoracks

AJOT | February 16, 2021 | Intermodal News | Road

Integrated supply chain management tool saves millions, improves sustainability

DAT: Truckload demand and rates rise as temperatures fall
DAT: Truckload demand and rates rise as temperatures fall

AJOT | February 16, 2021 | Intermodal News | Road | By The Numbers

Feb 8 - 14 - After falling for most of January and then stabilizing at the start of February, spot rates moved up last week, as shippers looked to move as much freight as possible out of the way of Winter Storms Uri and Viola.

Equipment procurement strategies become more innovative in 2021
Equipment procurement strategies become more innovative in 2021

AJOT | February 12, 2021 | Intermodal News | Road

As the turbulent economy of 2021 makes its way through the first quarter, businesses are experiencing uneven patterns of equipment investment demand depending on which market sectors they serve.

December 2020 Freight TSI rose to highest level since start of pandemic
December 2020 Freight TSI rose to highest level since start of pandemic

AJOT | February 12, 2021 | Intermodal News | Road | By The Numbers

The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry, rose 2.7% in December from November, rising to the highest level since the start of the pandemic, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics’ (BTS).

FTR reports preliminary trailer orders fell in January after 4-month run of robust orders

AJOT | February 12, 2021 | Intermodal News | Road | By The Numbers

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