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3January, 2021

Inland Ports in North America: Shippers Are Demanding New Efficiencies

By |January 3rd, 2021|

In the Journal of Commerce this week, Ari Ashe wrote an article "Inland ports gaining popularity despite volume slowdown". The article makes reference to beneficial cargo owners (BCOs) using inland ports on the US East Coast, in Virginia, South Carolina and Georgia. GLDPartners is working on several strategic new inland ports.

27December, 2020

NIO to expand battery infrastructure in China to compete with Tesla

By |December 27th, 2020|

There is little doubt that battery swapping will be a meaningful element of the EV landscape in the future. It remains to be seen what the balance between work/home charging vs. field swapping looks like in 15 or 20 years. There's a strong likelihood that swapping batteries will be a part of the EV industry structure.

23November, 2020

US Losing Semiconductor Dominance

By |November 23rd, 2020|

The US semiconductor industry has long been the global semiconductor leader.  They have consistently accounted for 45% to 50% of global revenues. But now, more semiconductors are being manufactured in East Asia than anywhere else [...]

27October, 2020

Daimler Trucks and Waymo Join-Up

By |October 27th, 2020|

Two class leaders Daimler Trucks and Waymo join-up.  Daimler has gotten very serious about leading the next generation of automated long-haul trucking via their Torc Robotics acquisition last year and now this with Waymo.  We've had the opportunity to work with both Daimler and Waymo over the past few years and understand this to be a very powerful combination.

6July, 2020

US-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement Goes Into Effect

By |July 6th, 2020|

On July 1st, the US-Mexico-Canada Trade (USMCA)agreement finally went into effect across North America.  This was after three years of trilateral negotiations, trade disputes and amendments by the US Congress. The trade agreement creates new [...]

22May, 2020

Autonomous Logistics Growth: Will Grow 40%+ in Next 10 Years

By |May 22nd, 2020|

Global Logistics Development Partners | GLDPartners and GLDPartners Mobility Solutions is working at the very dynamic intersection of supply chain efficiency, logistics hub development and mobility technology, and we are witnessing tremendous opportunity in the development of far more efficient and successful logistics hubs. Increasing acceptance of autonomous vehicles is opening up opportunities to sell additional mobility services, with autonomous logistics one of the big winners