Category Archives: Cheap Freight

The cheapest NGX consumer goods stocks to buy

The Nigerian Exchange Ltd (NGX) Consumer Goods Sector Index comprises twenty (20) FMCGs which are engaged in the manufacture of a variety of consumer goods ranging from flour, sugar, beverages, beer, etc. Since the start of the year, the performance of this sector has increased slightly by 2.25%. Although not the best of results, the […]

First look: new cycle paths on the north wall between Lombard and Fessenden

(Photos: J. Maus / BikePortland) Fessenden wall and intersection before the project. The City of Portland installed a mile of bike lanes and redesigned a wide intersection in St. Johns. The new cycle paths can be found on either side of a half-mile stretch of North Wall Avenue from Lombard to Fessenden. At the northern […]

How to loosen India’s grip on coal without abandoning the millions of people who depend on it

India must move away from coal while not leaving millions of people in mining areas worse off. India is the world’s third-largest emitter of greenhouse gases and its transition to a low-carbon economy is crucial to achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement. But sadly, the nation still clings firmly to coal. Our new research […]

Master Holiday Shipping: An Underutilized Shipping Strategy To Save Big On Freight

Online home furniture sales in the United States have grown steadily, and researchers predict they will reach 3.1% growth this year. With the increase in online shopping and the demand for cheaper, faster shipping, retailers around the world agree that a major obstacle to maximizing profitability this year is shipping furniture well. As vacation planning […]

A new foundation for Taranaki highways is not a cheap solution

Taranaki’s climate and geological conditions make road construction particularly difficult, but they should not be used as excuses for the poor condition of the region’s highways, a roads committee official said. Roger Maxwell heads the State Highway 3 task force. It is his job to liaise with the Waka Kotahi NZ transport agency and both […]

Free agents to replace Barkevious Mingo

The Falcons recently released Barkevious Mingo, who posted bail last week after turning himself into Arlington, Texas police for indecency with a child (sexual contact). These accusations are serious, and any NFL organization has reportedly parted ways with Mingo, who is no world-class sleight of hand who deserves to wait for court proceedings to reveal […]

How Shipping Problems Can Affect Your Christmas Shopping, Invest News & Top Stories

(BLOOMBERG) – If it looks like shipping delays and skyrocketing delivery costs aren’t improving, it’s because they’re both getting worse. Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, the blame for disruptions in the global supply chain has shifted from virus outbreaks to container shortages, spendthrift Americans stuffing themselves with household appliances and tools to a huge ship running […]

Freight per container rates hit new highs, up 500% for Asia-US and Asia-EU since early 2020. Worse yet to come

“It turns out it’s a lot easier to create demand than it is to match supply”: Jerome Powell By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. Amid continued reports of container shortages, shipping capacity constraints, port congestion and a demand for goods fueled by a global stimulus – in part the result of the shift in consumer […]

Chinese stocks collapse: buy the downside or stay away?

If you’ve been focusing on US stocks, you might not have noticed the huge Chinese tech stocks lately. Just look at the China Internet Focused Exchange Traded Fund KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF (NYSEMKT: KWEB), which is down 36.3% from its all-time highs in February. KWEB data by YCharts. To give you an idea of […]

GCC economies can absorb new competition from within – even another airline in Saudi Arabia

King Khalid Airport in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. A new Saudi airline will not put existing airlines at a disadvantage, but rather create more advantages for the Gulf airline industry. Image Credit: SHUTTERSTOCK Some GCC countries are ready to establish new economic zones or engage in activities in which their neighbors are already good. This has […]