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News Covid-19Import, Export & Trade

Canada’s vaccine supply in jeopardy as Europe ponders export limits

January 26, 2021 by Mia Rabson THE CANADIAN PRESS

The European Commission threaten export controls on Tuesday as Pfizer slows production

News Covid-19IntralogisticsMaterial Handling

LogiMAT organizers give up on 2021 show

January 26, 2021 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Continuing pandemic quashes plans for June 2021 in-person event, organizers reschedule for 2022

News AirCovid-19Transportation

Feds step up to fund small Ontario airlines

January 25, 2021 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Government of Canada is contributing up to $11 million for air services to remote communities

News Business OperationsCovid-19Small & Medium Business

Seventeen percent of SMEs in danger of closing

January 22, 2021 by Brett Bundale THE CANADIAN PRESS

Canadian Federation of Independent Business says about 181,000 Canadian small business owners are contemplating closing

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Amazon offers to help in U.S. vaccine distribution

January 21, 2021 by The Associated Press (APR)

Prepared to "leverage our operations, information technology, and communications capabilities and expertise to assist", CEO says

News AirCovid-19Temperature Control

Partners modify planes to help vaccine distribution

January 21, 2021 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Tecnam and DESMON work together to create vaccine transport to remote areas

News IntermodalOceanPort Operations

Port of Prince Rupert moves record cargo in 2020

January 20, 2021 by The Canadian Press (CPSTF)

Bulk exports make up for container declines

News Covid-19Great Lakes/St. LawrenceShort-seaTransportation

Seaway throughput held steady in 2020

January 19, 2021 by Jon Victor THE CANADIAN PRESS

Record shipments of grain offsetting a decline in liquid bulk, dry bulk and iron ore

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Port of LA bounces back

January 19, 2021 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Container business in 2020 was "most erratic" ever seen, says executive director

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Ontario expanding big box retail blitz

January 18, 2021 by Tara Deschamps THE CANADIAN PRESS

Initial wave of inspections checking retailers for those eschewing masks and ignoring physical distancing guidelines found only 70 percent of sites they visited were adhering to Covid-19 public health measures