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APAC Forwarding Markets Trending Upwards

The APAC Forwarding Index: May Survey Results Key Findings Produced by Mike King & Associates and Logistics Trends & Insights LLC Please click HERE for the full report Air and ocean volumes on the major East-West trades will continue to accelerate in the coming months, according to the latest survey results for the APAC Forwarding […]

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First Survey Results: The New APAC Forwarding Index

   KEY FINDINGS Optimism high for Asia-Europe air and ocean lanes after heavy month-on-month volume gains 54% of respondents expect higher air freight and ocean volumes three months from now Intra-Asia volumes by all modes expected to further expand in Q3 Produced by Mike King & Associates and Logistics Trends & Insights LLC PLEASE CLICK […]

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The Dynamic APAC Forwarding Market

Logistics Trends & Insights along with Mike King & Associates are pleased to announce the APAC Forwarding Index. This unique index will measure monthly sentiment from forwarders, logistics providers, carriers, shippers and more that does business within Asia-Pacific and by way of international freight movements. Month-to-month changes in international air and ocean by North America, […]

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More than Alibaba – China’s Retail Industry

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Consulting firm, McKinsey noted “over the course of the next decade, the global face of the retail industry will change dramatically. Emerging markets will continue to see spectacular growth, both in regards to new shoppers and per capita spending”. Indeed, the most prominent such market is that of China. Despite weakness in its economy, China […]

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11.11 and 12.12 – Busier than Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday and Cyber Monday proved quite successful for online retail. Together, total online sales were well over $3 billion. Mobile is playing an increasing role and represented over 30% of online sales for Thanksgiving Day, 28% to 30% for Black Friday and 22% for Cyber Monday. However, Alibaba’s self-created online “holidays” in […]

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Inditex’s Zara Faces Rising Competition

Zara’s and its parent company, Inditex, are perhaps the text book for how to do retail supply chain right. Based in Spain, the company has perfected the way to design, source, produce and distribute to its stores the latest fashion in a matter of just weeks. Zara’s manufacturing facilities in Spain, Portugal, Morocco, and Turkey […]

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Are there signs of improvements in the freight forwarding market?

Is freight forwarding on the mend? It’s hard to say based on the few companies that have reported quarterly and year-ending financial earnings so far. The global air freight market appears to be slightly improving. But, many companies continue to note the shift away from air to ocean. However, due to overcapacity within the ocean […]

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