Tag: global trucking

Fuel Efficiency in Vehicles

Commercial truck and freight transportation is so important for getting goods from a manufacturer to a variety of customers, or to get goods in the middle of production from one factory to another. Unfortunately, all of this transportation uses up a lot of fossil fuel, which creates a scarcity of natural resources and introduces a… Read more »

A More Bustling Buffalo and WNY Economy

Across the state of New York, many communities are expected to experience a more bustling energy over the next few months. The many business and public projects being started all over the state is a great relief to us here at Speed Global Services. As communities throughout the Empire State continue to grow and thrive,… Read more »

What is the 43 North Initiative?

At the turn of the last century, the city of Buffalo was a thriving metropolis with a burgeoning industrial economy. Nestled on the eastern shore of Lake Eerie, it had become a valuable point of trade and distribution between the East Coast, Canada, and Midwestern cities such as Chicago. Hydroelectric power drawn from nearby Niagara… Read more »

U.S.-Canada Economy: Cross-border Delivery Services

Cross-border delivery services are an important part of the American and Canadian economies. The relationship between the two nations is familial in nature. Canadians and Americans have a long history of being mistaken for each other while abroad, heckling each other over the Stanley Cup, and waving at each other from opposite sides of Niagara… Read more »

Improving Traffic Along the U.S. Canada Border

The official nominee to head the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol Agency looks like he’ll likely be awarded confirmation, and that should be great news to business along any American border. Although discussions regarding U.S. borders over the past decade have tended to focus on security, officials are starting to recognize that some openness is… Read more »

NAFTA Turns Twenty

The strong arm of bureaucracy is a powerful force in the world of international shipping. To protect domestic businesses, a country will often try to control the trade entering and leaving from across the border. In our globalized world, however, trade agreements have enabled prosperity in countries who have decided to reach beyond borders and… Read more »