Global Perspectives March, 2021

Global Perspectives March, 2021

Courtesy Global News, February 16, 2021​Coronavirus: Manitoba truckers still seeing discrimination, should be among first vaccinated, says association The Manitoba Trucking Association’s (MTA) Terry Shaw says they still hear regular reports of truckers being refused...
Global Perspectives February, 2021

Global Perspectives February, 2021

Courtesy CNBC, January 26, 2021​Start-up tackling decarbonization of trucking sector gets funding from Amazon climate fund, Grantham Amazon’s Climate Pledge Fund is backing a recently launched company focused on decarbonizing the transportation sector as the world...
Global Perspectives January, 2021

Global Perspectives January, 2021

Courtesy Bloomberg News, January 11, 2021Covid-19 Holds Up Chrome at Key Border for World’s No. 1 Source South African restrictions to curb the spread of Covid-19 are snarling shipments of chrome from the world’s biggest supplier of the steel ingredient. Trucks have...
Global Perspectives December, 2020

Global Perspectives December, 2020

Courtesy Wall Street Journal, December 9, 2020COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout in the U.K. Tests Global Supply Network The COVID-19 vaccines that British citizens began receiving on December 9 had been sitting only days earlier in ultracold freezers across the English...
Global Perspectives November, 2020

Global Perspectives November, 2020

Courtesy Global Trade, November 3, 2020The Logic of Logistics for the New Normal: How the Trucking Industry Is Changing Amid Covid-19 Like all businesses and sectors, the trucking industry has been forced to respond rapidly to the COVID-19 pandemic. The past year has...
Global Perspectives September, 2020

Global Perspectives September, 2020

Courtesy Talk Business & Politics, September 21, 2020Trucking Industry Outlook Improves in Second Half of 2020 Low retail inventories and a healthy spot market have contributed to improved expectations for the second half of 2020 as the freight market tightens....