US Rail Strike Threatens Supply Chain, Potential Disruptions Expected

The nation’s railroad workers are poised for a possible strike affecting 90,000 union workers. A strike could bring nearly 30% of the nation’s freight to a halt. The railroads have already begun to reduce service this week. The dispute is over the rules controlling worker scheduling. Engineers and conductors who make up the two-person crews … Continued

Empty Containers Cause Mayhem in NY/NJ Ports

The surge in cargo that hit the LA and Long Beach ports for almost two years is now plaguing the Port of New York and New Jersey and heating up this summer as peak shipping season begins. In the last few weeks, NY/NJ port terminals have not been able to take back empty containers, presenting … Continued

New Branch Opens in Taiwan

As part of the company’s rapid growth strategy, Worldwide Logistics Group introduces Worldwide Logistics – Taipei, the group’s first branch in Taiwan. The new office is strategically located within a country known as a global hub for chip production and other technology products. It’s also within quick access to neighboring Asian countries, where the logistic … Continued

Worldwide Logistics Opens Miami Office and Warehouse

Worldwide Logistics Group opened another US warehouse and office branch this week in the Miami, Florida area. This marks the seventh warehouse in the US and the 11th warehouse globally for the company. The 84,000-square-foot facility is in Medley, Florida, conveniently located minutes from Palmetto Expressway and Florida’s Turnpike, providing exceptional access to the Miami … Continued

Worldwide Logistics Group Opens New Warehouse and Branch Office in Poland

Worldwide Logistics Group announces the opening of a new 105,000 square foot warehouse and branch office in Myslowice, Poland. The new location is conveniently located near the German border and between the Black Sea in the south, the Mediterranean Sea to the southwest and Gdansk in the north. Cargo terminals in Krakow and Katowice are … Continued

Winds Shift as Lawmakers Try to Tighten the Ocean Shipping Reform Act

There’s a movement afoot to tighten the proposed Ocean Shipping Reform Act that limits when detention and demurrage charges can be levied and to put even tighter pricing controls in place. A group of roughly 79 intermodal carriers, importers, and exporters in California are lobbying for tightening the law that limits when demurrage charges can … Continued

Worldwide Logistics Group Announces the Opening of New Office in Egypt

As part of its 2022 growth strategy, Worldwide Logistics Group announces the opening of a new office in New Cairo, Egypt. This will be the company’s 25th branch office. A branch in Dallas, Texas opened in the beginning of March, and, in February, Worldwide Logistics opened offices in Nairobi, Kenya and Accra, Ghana. Cairo, Egypt … Continued

Update on the Effect of China’s Recent Covid Lockdowns

A surge in Omicron variant infections has caused Chinese authorities to lockdown residents in key port cities such as Shenzhen and Shanghai. While carriers and port owners claim that terminals are operational, lockdowns mean that factories, warehouses, and distribution centers are shuttered, and trucking capacity is constrained. All port terminals and airports in China are … Continued

Worldwide Logistics Group Announces the Opening of a New Office In Dallas

Worldwide Logistics Group, a global 3PL leader, announces the opening of its 24th branch office in Dallas, Texas, with a focus on expanding its air freight and E-Commerce business as well as expanding its USA footprint for full service logistics solutions. Peter Hoang, Director of Asia Trade Development for Worldwide Logistics Group said the objective … Continued