Supply Chain Scope: New Study Shows Rise in US Inventories; California Estimated to Improve Freight Efficiency by 25% in 2030

Arkieva

Sustainable Freight Action Plan for California is estimated to Improve Freight Efficiency by 25% in 2030. Targets for 2030 Include: Improve freight system efficiency 25 percent by 2030. California Sustainable Freight Action Plan. Source: Commerce Dept.

Green Solutions in Trucking Industry

GTG Technology Group

While the EPA has given the trucking industry until 2021 to fully comply with the new set of standards, the state of California has already begun its green overhaul of the industry. Sources: [link].

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

Provenance

China’s low prices have historically undercut global prices and pushed out foreign competitors –– such as the Mountain Pass mine in California, which closed in 2002. In the short-term, we consider a certificate trading scheme focused on Swedish/EU source mines and manufacturers only.

SAP to Expand Cloud Presence with Acquisition of Ariba

Supply Chain Network

Headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, Ariba has approximately 2,600 employees. The combination of SAP’s innovations and core applications with the Ariba cloud-based network will create new business value for customers: Together, SAP and Ariba can deliver a truly end-to-end solution that enables companies to achieve a closed-loop from source-to-pay, regardless of whether they deploy in the cloud, on-premise or through a combination of both. Germany: +49(0)89 2030 3201.