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    Read about the divergent fates of oil tankers, dry bulk carriers, container ships ...
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    It's not going to be easy to find winning transportation stocks in 2016, but these ...
  3. The 3 Best Shipping Services to Use This Holiday ...

    Look at the strengths, weaknesses and comparative costs of the three best shipping ...
  4. Major Companies That Lose Money On Shipping (AMZN)

    We look at some of the big companies in the home delivery business that have high ...
  5. Top 4 Transportation Mutual Funds

    Discover the top-rated mutual funds in the transportation industry, and understand ...
  6. How UPS Plans to Benefit from Its Coyote Acquisition

    Understand the business models of UPS and Coyote Logistics. Learn about the top four ...
  1. UPS Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place

    UPS has been stuck within the boundaries of a 12-point trading range for the last ...
  2. FedEx Soars, Ackman Sells Mondelez (FDX, MDLZ)

    Shares for FedEx (FDX) rose to their highest level in nearly three months after the ...
  3. Making Sense Of Amazon's Move Into Logistics ...

    Amazon provided confirmation of its ambitions in logistics this week by signing a ...
  4. FedEx Stock to Trade Ex-Dividend (FDX)

    FedEx will send its dividend payment on April 1 to shareholders of record as of March ...
  5. Bulk Carrier Vs. Container Vs. Tanker: Exploring ...

    Read about the divergent fates of oil tankers, dry bulk carriers, container ships ...
  6. Why Doesn't the U.S. Have a Transnational Railway? ...

    On Tuesday, the WSJ reported that CSX Corp. (CSX) had rebuffed a $20 billion-plus ...
  1. What is the difference between cost and freight (CFR) and cost, insurance and freight ...

    Find out about the difference between cost and freight and cost, insurance and freight, two commonly used international trade ...
  2. What is the difference between Cost and Freight (CFR) and Free on Board (FOB)?

    Learn about some international Incoterms, and find out about the difference between free on board shipping and cost and freight ...
  3. Why is a Free on Board (FOB) designation important for freight transportation?

    Find out more about free on board destination, the variations of FOB destination and why FOB destination is important for ...
  4. How are transportation costs and risks assigned in an Ex Works (EXW) trade?

    Find out more about the ex works trade agreement and how transportation costs and risks are assigned in an ex works trade ...
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