CBP takes aim at US-Mexico border freight delays

US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is rushing to get Customs agents back in position at clogged Southwest border...

Video: Trucking industry outlook 2019

Bill Cassidy, senior editor, JOC provides his outlook for the US trucking market in 2019. ...

Infographic: Freight crisis grips Southwest US border

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Why this delay could end up in court

Q: I have a shipment that for various reasons has been detained for 28 days.I finally was able to get things cleared up and paid $10,500 in demurrage fees based on broker commitment in email and verbally over the phone of pickup. They further committed twice and sent [the] bill...

US-Mexico border backup pummels supply chains

Freight processing capacity at the US-Mexico border has been slashed 30-40 percent in a week by the transfer of US Customs and Border Protection...

Mexico’s new HOS rule driving up truck rates

Tightening Mexican truck capacity fueled by new regulations cutting down on how long drivers can stay...

Private equity to fuel Truckstop.com expansion

  The wave of private equity investment aimed at transportation technology has hit the truckload spot market, with ICONIQ Capital buying a majority...

Someone must pay for flawed documentation

Q: I’ve always enjoyed your column, so I immediately thought of you when I encountered a Christmas-time comedy of shipping proportions.We stock product for one of our remote customers at a third-party warehouse. On request for product from our customer, we issue the warehouse a picklist saying, “release for pickup...

Biggest US truckers grab larger market share

Trucking may be a fragmented market, but the largest trucking companies in North America are increasing their market...

Video: What to expect from trucking technology in 2019?

Bill Cassidy, senior editor, JOC provides his outlook on what technology developments we can expect in the trucking market in 2019, including better visibility, adoption of ELDs and better utilization of ELD data. ...