ALERT: Trucking shortage in the USA

Post por alex / USA / Nenhum Comentário

Dear Customers,

We are having serious shortage of truck drivers in the United States, approximately 51000 this year and expected to grow to over 100,000 by 2021. A new law started late 2017 enforces electronic logging devices that limits to 11 hours maximum of driving per day. In addition, a lot of Baby Boomers are retiring and fewer Millennials are willing to endure the hardships of this profession. This issue is affecting everyone in the supply chain, please note below MSC and Hamburg notices.

Please note that at the time of quoting and booking that we now require at least 72 hours in advance to any secure FCL loading at the shipper’s facility.

https://www.msc.com/aus/press/press-releases/2018-march/u-s-trucking-market-impact-on-msc-services?lang=en-gb

https://www.hamburgsud-line.com/liner/en/liner_services/country_information/news/index_1011833.html

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Grupo Serpa na Twig Talk 2016

Post por Rafaela Caetano / USA / Grupo Serpa, Serpa Group, Serpa USA, Twig, Twig Network, Twig Talk / Nenhum Comentário

Na ultima semana aconteceu em Playa Del Carmen no Mexico a Twig talk 2016, e o Grupo Serpa marcou presença com nosso Diretor Milton Rocha da Serpa USA. 

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