Collaborative Logistics’ Role in the Emergence of the Physical Internet

Material Handling & Logistics

If freight is to move from road to rail in the United States, for instance, governments, industry and the public may need to pay for infrastructure improvements and maintenance in the same way that taxpayers currently pay for the upkeep and expansion of America’s road network.

A vision for a transparent global Rare Earth Element system using blockchain technology

Provenance

It is forecasted that by 2026, demand will mainly be linked to the rise in clean energy technology, in particular for neodymium-iron-boron (NdFeB) magnets –– critical components for electric and hybrid vehicles as well as wind turbines.

Musk's Electric-Car Vision Doubted by Major Auto-Parts Suppliers

Material Handling & Logistics

Executives at five of the 25 biggest suppliers to automakers in North America have all downplayed this month expectations for electric-vehicle sales.