Port of Long Beach Experiencing Sporadic Closures from Labor Turmoil

West Coast port terminals at the Port of Long Beach, California are experiencing occasional terminal closures as union dockworkers continue to hold contract negotiations this week. Two of the six terminals at the Port of Long Beach were closed Monday during the day but reopened during the evening shift. Occasional closures like this have been … Continued

New Branch in Xiamen Strengthens Worldwide Logistics Presence in China

With Q2 in full swing, Worldwide Logistics Group is happy to announce the opening of a new branch in Xiamen, China, its sixth office there. The expansion in Xiamen was largely a logistical decision to provide intense coverage in the region. The office is conveniently located in the center of Xiamen City where the staff … Continued

UPDATE: Turkey, Syria Earthquakes and Supply Chain Disruption

Damage from the earthquakes is still causing supply chain disruptions in the Turkey and Syria region; however, there are some slight improvements. Worldwide Logistics Group is working hard to maintain normal operations and implement workarounds where possible. Here is what we know to date: Seaports Operation is still suspended at Turkeys’ Iskenderun Port – both … Continued

Turkey, Syria Earthquakes: Mitigating the Supply Chain Disruption

Worldwide Logistics Group extends its deepest sympathy for the thousands of lives lost due to the earthquakes and aftershocks that hit Turkey and Syria earlier this week. As impacts continue to be evaluated, Worldwide Logistics Group continues to keep a close eye on the developing situation and its impact on supply chain disruptions. Here is … Continued

Worldwide Logistics Group Opens Second Branch in Vietnam

Worldwide Logistics Group finished 2022 strong with 14 new office openings and now the momentum continues with the announcement of a new office in Hanoi, Vietnam, their second location in the country and the twelfth branch in the Asia Pacific region. The decision to open another location was driven by the need to better serve … Continued

Management Spotlight: Four Worldwide Logistics Group Employees Receive Promotions

Worldwide Logistics Group is happy to announce the promotions of four key members of their management team. Tom Peacock has been promoted to President and will oversee all activities of Worldwide Logistics Group globally. Peacock has made major contributions to Worldwide Logistics since joining the company seven years ago including playing a large role in … Continued

Blank Sailings Expected Through Major Trade Lanes

With inventory levels high in Europe and the US, coupled with uncertainty in consumer demand, ocean carriers have canceled 100 sailings over the next five weeks. According to Drewry, a maritime research and consulting service that provides weekly snapshots of blank sailings, the major ocean alliances have canceled sailings across major routes between Asia, North … Continued

Employees Making a Difference

We are coming to the end of our employee-driven Giving Tuesday charity drive and we are happy to share that Worldwide Logistics Group made contributions to 31 charities this year. Organizations were suggested by our global team and included a wide variety of non-profits. From the American Cancer Society supporting cancer victims and cancer research … Continued

New Malaysia Branch Completes 2022 Expansion

As the year ends, the expansion of the Worldwide Logistics Group network continues with the opening of Worldwide Logistics Group – Malaysia. The Malaysia office is strategically located in Selangor next to KESAS Highway which directly links to both Port Kelang Seaport and Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). An estimated 11,000 ships arrive in Port … Continued