March 18th in 3PL, Freight, Logistics, News, Shipping by .

Fate of Shipping Company in Japan after Earthquake and Tsunami

Japan’s shipping industry and services will be hit across the board by the massive 8.9 magnitude earthquake and tsunami that slammed the country Friday, according to an initial assessment of the impact by BIMCO, the independent shipping association in Copenhagen.

January 27th in Economy, World Economy by .

Global Economic Growth in 2011

According to IMF’s two flagship, the World Economic Outlook (WEO) and the Global Financial Stability Report (GFSR), showing that the world is in a two-speed economic recovery, with advanced economies still recovering slowly and emerging markets and even some low-income countries relatively buoyant.

May 6th in World Economy by .

European Manufacturing Expands

Europe’s manufacturing industry expanded at the fastest pace in almost four years in April as companies increased production to meet export orders.

April 15th in World Economy by .

American Economic Profile

The largest and still the most important market in the world, the United States of America’s economy is driven by consumers but is troubled by high debt levels.

The United States of America (US or USA) has the world’s largest economy. According to the CIA World Factbook, 2007 GDP is believed to be $13.84 trillion. This is three times the size of the next largest economy, Japan, which has a GDP of $4.4 trillion. US dominance has been eroded however …