We often hear about the economy in the USA in regards to the housing market, stock market, unemployment rate, and other key factors, but what about the status of the transportation economy? Well, since the transportation economy is largely dependent on consumerism it is not doing wonderfully; however, it is also not floundering. It […]
According to the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA), the average price per gallon of diesel fuel is the highest that it has been in over four years. This week the average cost of diesel fuel rose to $4.15 per gallon (a 5.6 cent increase) This is the second week in a row that […]
What is happening with General Rate Increases in 2015? In years past when an LTL carrier announced a general rate increase they would put out a press release, especially if the company was publicly traded. LTL carriers would also put the […]
If you are shipping internationally, you are probably familiar with the U.S. Customs Compliance Audits. Customs Compliance Audits should be taken seriously since errors found in these audits can cause significant fees and time loss. During these audits, Customs not only verifies that the information that you provided is correct, but they also check […]
It seems like when one carrier raises rates they all follow suit. Let’s take a look at the breakdown of the rate increases and answer the big questions. Q. Who will this LTL rate increases effect? A. All non-contractual rates so, in this aspect around 20% of the carrier’s clients who are not under contract […]
Transloading is the method of bringing ocean containers inland to distribution centers without sorting the contents to a single destination. Transloading can reduce shipping costs by reducing total landed costs through reduced handling. Below are some specific things to consider when analyzing the potential for shipping costs savings via transloading: Assess Cargo Additional fees will […]
Steamship lines, logistics providers, exporters and importers are coming together to figure out the best way to implement the new global regulations which will require container weight to be certified before they can be loaded onto a vessel. The regulations are expected to be in effect on July 1st 2016. The shipper’s obligation to provide […]
Many companies are struggling right now. It is no secret. It’s plastered all over the news. So when your company is facing difficult times, you look to cut costs wherever you can. Does this mean that you should not outsource logistics? It actually means the opposite. Outsourcing logistics services to a Logistics Services Provider can […]
As logistics services professionals, we noticed some trends in the world of freight in 2011. These trends will definitely be continuing into 2012 and most of them will probably continue to grow. The carriers have had a lot of control of the freight in 2011 due to an increase in freight volume and shortage of […]
PNG Worldwide utilizes a variety of strategies to bring you freight savings. Below are a few things that we take into consideration when keeping your total landed costs low, and these are things that are important for you to be aware of as well. Estimate Logistics Costs Accurately We help bring you […]
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PNG Logistics is a full service Third Party Logistics (3PL) company that has helped hundreds of clients to lower their freight costs and increase shipping efficiencies. Our service is highly personalized and every shipment we handle is managed by an experienced logistics expert with our clients' best interest in mind.
In addition to enhanced service and peace of mind, PNG clients typically enjoy freight cost savings from 10% to 40% compared to their current transportation and shipping costs.
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