Aerospace logistics

A Closer Look At The World Of Transportation Here In The United States

Transportation has long been a hugely important industry here in the United States, there is simply no doubting or denying this fact. However, the transportation industry of the United States has grown quite remarkably in recent years as the demand for various and even new types of transportation have increased. From overweight shipping to less than truckload shipping (often known, more simply, as LTL shipping), the transportation industry (primarily the trucking industry) has had to grow and change considerably to meet these demands. And the success of this growth is clear, as the LTL shipping industry alone is now worth […]

How Aerospace Logistics Are Changing

The commercial transport industry is experiencing steady growth in recent years, with high demand as economies improve. This is evident in U.S. domestic shipping and specialty freight transport statistics. LTL freight services alone are moving goods to the tune of $35 billion, and in 2013 the trucking industry as a whole was transporting almost 15 billion tons. Those numbers are only expected to grow. The value of freight moved just within the United States is estimated by the U.S. Department of Transportation to grow in value from $882 per ton in 2007 to as much as $1,377 per ton in […]