Articles and Papers
Transport Intelligence develops regular articles and papers to promote interest and discussion. Each addresses a particular segment of the transport and logistics industry, providing a source of background information, comment and analysis.
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Stifel Logistics Confidence Index November 2013
The November 2013 results of the Stifel Logistics Confidence Index survey. Download Now ».
Stifel Logistics Confidence Index October 2013
The October 2013 results of the Stifel Logistics Confidence Index survey. Download Now ».
China: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Over the last three decades, the relentless rise of China's export-driven economy has changed the face of world commerce. But China is now in flux as its economy transitions into a new stage of development, rendering the assumptions of yester-year obsolete. Tomorrow's China will be a very different place, creating new opportunities, with new risks for manufacturers, traders, banks as well as supply chain and other service providers. Download Now ».
Stifel Logistics Confidence Index September 2013
The September 2013 results of the Stifel Logistics Confidence Index survey. Download Now ».
Singapore - A supply chain hub for emerging markets and beyond
Singapore has become a key operating location for manufacturers and logistics providers, with its airport and seaport among the busiest in the world. Transport Intelligence examines the country's growing significance to global supply chains and the sustainability of this growth, with comment from the Singapore Economic Development, CEVA, DHL, Infineon Technologies and Becton Dickinson. Download Now ».
Emerging Markets: Endemic Corruption in the Logistics Industry
One of the key sessions at the Emerging Markets Logistics Conference, sponsored by Agility, (Singapore, September 24-25th), will be dedicated to security and corruption. John Manners-Bell discusses how this trend is holding back the progress of the logistics sector in emerging markets and how governments, manufacturers and the logistics industry are trying to tackle the problem. Download Now ».
Stifel Logistics Confidence Index August 2013
The August 2013 results of the Stifel Logistics Confidence Index survey. Download Now ».
Infrastructure and Logistics - Prerequisites for Sustainable Economic Growth
Today's economies are unthinkable without the value and supply chains that modern logistics make possible. Therefore, an efficient infrastructure is a prerequisite for efficient logistics platforms and thus economic growth. Consequently, it is vitally important for emerging economies such as BRICs nations to make investments in infrastructure. Wolfgang Lehmacher, Managing Director (Greater China and India) and Partner at Corporate Value Associates, outlines planned investments in the BRIC nations and illustrates why business, politics and society will have to develop new ways of thinking about logistics. Download Now ».
Stifel Logistics Confidence Index July 2013
The July 2013 results of the Stifel Logistics Confidence Index survey. Download Now ».
Catastrophic Risk Understanding and Dealing with Threats to Supply Chains
In a world beset by natural and man-made catastrophes, are corporations taking the right approach to supply chain risk? How should companies avoid the huge disruptions felt in Asia, such as those experienced by the automotive and electronics industries? These are key questions which Ti’s Emerging Markets Logistics Conference will address. Download Now ».