How the Bakken Oil Boom Impacts U.S. Supply Chains

CH Robinson Transportfolio

For those of you on the coasts (all three of them—East, West, and Gulf) you may be vaguely aware of the Bakken oil boom in North Dakota. For those of us in neighboring states, North Dakota is the source of a clichéd “giant sucking sound,” the likes of which this generation has never experienced. They recently calculated that North Dakota just topped an average output of 1 million barrels of oil per day.

Mastering Menards Delivery through Retail Specialized Logistics

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Menards services 12 distribution centers throughout its territory with facilities in Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Ohio, Indiana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Michigan, Missouri, and South Dakota.

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A Global Shift for Manufacturers: Industries with Increased Demand

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As a result, manufacturers are shifting to domestic sources. According to a recent survey, 64% of manufacturers believe reshoring is likely , meaning a return to domestic sources of materials and assemblage.

Which States are Making the Grade in Logistics?

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Low unemployment is great for everyone, right? (Not so much in logistics…)

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percent, followed by North Dakota, 2.5 This app has created a community of 100,000 contingent workers and drivers that interact with the work schedules created by employers, to provide a reliable source of labor for companies that have shifting demand requirements for labor. Unemployment levels are at an all time low. Economists are trumpeting about the economy, and how great this is for everyone.

The Definitive Guide on Produce Season Transportation Impacts

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The largest impacts start in the South and move their way up the US latitudinally – think Florida to Georgia to North Carolina, and Texas to California to Washington to Oregon. And if most of your production happens in FL, you may choose to divert sourcing to your secondary facility, say in New Jersey, during heavy produce shipping season months to avoid the heightened costs. North Carolina. North Dakota. South Dakota.

Spectra Energy Supplier Forum: Driving Collaborative Project Management

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These executives provided an overview of the incredible growth in the natural gas pipeline structure that is being driven by the massive shale gas reserves in North Dakota, Pennsylvania, and Ohio that are driving the need for gas and LNG distribution lines. What are the opportunities in the sourcing process to improve planning?

How the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement Affects Ecommerce Shops

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North Dakota in 1992) that opined state and local sales tax compliance was too complicated to inflict on out-of-state businesses; and the emergence of ecommerce. Uniform sourcing rules for all taxable transactions. South Dakota v. In June 2018, however , the Supreme Court of the United States ruled in favor of the state in South Dakota v. South Dakota provides safe harbor, or exception, for small sellers.

Pacific Northwest Heats Up for Vans and Reefers

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There is also strong load volume available in the Dakotas. Load-to-truck ratios were also high in North Dakota and New Mexico, as indicated by the dark blue areas on this Hot States Map for the week of September 6 - 12, but there were not enough loads available to make the trip worthwhile. Rates continue to trend up in Twin Falls, a major market for potatoes, and in Eastern Oregon, a source of onions.

Van and Reefer Operators Give Thanks for Rate Increases

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Look for loads of trees leaving Oregon, and potatoes out of Idaho or North Dakota. Those other dark red areas on the Hot States map, in Montana and South Dakota, signal a shortage of trucks without a lot of available loads. Twin Falls, Idaho is a great source for outbound reefer loads, prior to Thanksgiving. Thanks in part to seasonal food items, rates are finally trending back up for vans and reefers.

How Natural Gas and Plastics Impact the Truckload Spot Market

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Natural gas is a by-product of the fracking / oil production process in the Bakken oilfields of North Dakota and the Permian Basin of West Texas, as well as lesser fields, and a primary product in the Marcellus Shale. While the recently completed Dakota Access Pipeline (DAP) and proposed XL Pipeline northern extension have garnered the headlines, there are construction projects for refineries and supporting infrastructure ongoing throughout the U.S.

Rhode Island Named Bottom State for Infrastructure and Transportation as US Underinvestment Takes Toll

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North Dakota. #13. North Dakota. North Carolina. North Carolina. #25. South Dakota. #36. South Dakota. The legislation mandates that 80% of the overall funding will comes from these sources before the federal government will step in with financial support. Premium`: Freemium`: Channels: Supply Chain Freight Logistics Region: North America Article Type: Features & Opinion Publish as a report