Logistics Research, Shipping Industry Trends & Freight Reports

Our annual freight digitalization reports, surveys, and quarterly tech reports have been featured in authoritative logistics publications including the Journal of Commerce, Bloomberg, the Wall Street Journal, and more.

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Logistics Technology Quarterly Report For Q3 ’20

Freightos’ latest (Q3 2020) report on logistics technology reviews how the industry continues to leverage technology during COVID-19 as well as the most important developments from ocean to last-mile and among global logistics' biggest players.

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The Great Maersk Shift: Tracking the Evolution into an End-to-End Logistics Provider

Access research charting how Maersk, the largest ocean liner, is leveraging container shipping dominance, capital and vision to dominate end-to-end logistics.

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The Evolution of Ocean Liners with Maersk’s Former CTO/CIO

Future of Freight Episode #8 Aired: October 21th In this episode, Adam Banks, a digital transformation veteran and Maersk’s recent CTO/CIO,, discusses ocean liners’s expansion into new areas of play and the technology behind it....

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Logistics Integration: The Startup Perspective with Jenna Brown, Shipamax

Future of Freight Episode #7 Aired: September 30th, 2020 In episode #7 of the Future of Freight, Jenna Brown, CEO of Shipamax, covers core insights on integrated data, how OCR and RPA are core channels...

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Air Cargo Digitization: the Airline Perspective with Robert Kunen @ Air France-KLM

Future of Freight Episode #6 Aired: September 1st, 2020 Guest: Robert Kunen,  VP Distribution & Customer Service @ Air France KLM Martinair Cargo Note: This webinar assumes some prior understanding of the logistics technology ecosystem In...

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COVID’s Long-Term Impact Global Supply Chain Impact with Neil Ackerman, J&J

Future of Freight Episode #5 Aired: August 4th 2020 Guest: Neil Ackerman, Head of Advanced Technologies, Global Supply Chain, Johnson and Johnson Note: This webinar assumes some prior understanding of the logistics technology ecosystem In Episode #5...

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Logistics Technology Quarterly Report For Q2 ’20

Freightos’ latest (Q1 2020) report on logistics technology reviews how the industry has leveraged technology during COVID-19 as well as the most important developments from ocean to last-mile and among global logistics' biggest players.

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Logistics Innovation at the World’s Largest B2B Platform, with Jamin Dick, Alibaba

Future of Freight Episode #4 Aired: July 23th, 2020   In episode #4 of the Freight in the Future series, Jamin Dick, who has helped drive supply chain innovation at companies like Target, Pitney Bowes,...

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Future-proofing Freight Forwarding with Biju Kewalram, Agility GIL

Future of Freight Episode #3 Date: July 8th @ 10:00am EST, 4:00pm CET Join Episode #3 of our Future of Freight series to explore how today’s tech trends are shaping top tier global logistics providers....

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Where Ocean Carriers Meet Innovation with Ralf Belusa, Hapag Lloyd

Freight in the Future Episode #2 Aired: June 23, 2020 In episode #2 of the Freight in the Future series, Eytan Buchman, the Freightos Group’s Chief Marketing Officer and a frequent commentator on global logistics...

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A Broader Look at Logistics Technology with Eric Johnson, JOC

Freight in the Future Episode #1 Aired: June 9, 2020 In the inaugural Future of Freight Series, Eric Johnson, senior tech editor at the Journal of Commerce, joins for a fireside chat to explore key...

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Special COVID-19 LogTech Report for Q1 ’20

Freightos’ latest (Q1 2020) report on logistics technology reviews how the industry has leveraged technology during COVID-19 as well as the most important developments from ocean to last-mile and among global logistics' biggest players.

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COVID-19: Survive and Thrive [Webinar]

The new realities of COVID-19 - dynamic supply and demand changes, social distancing, remote working, and digital reliance - open some of the most critical opportunities our industry has seen in the past century.

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Q4 ’19 LogTech Report

Freightos’ latest (Q4 2019) report on logistics technology reviews the most important developments from ocean to last-mile and among global logistics' biggest players.

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If You Build It They Will Click – The State of Digital Freight 2019

The annual Freightos mystery shopping survey of the top 20 forwarders around the globe, focused on digital offerings and customer-centricity.

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The 2019 Freightos Research Bundle

We've taken some of our favorite research pieces from 2019 and are bundling them together into one easy download.

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Q3 ’19 LogTech Report

Freightos’ latest (Q3 2019) report on logistics technology updates, includes Amazon's latest acquisition, rumors of ongoing industry takeovers, and a heightened focus on tech startups for direct-to-consumer startups.

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Q2 ’19 LogTech Report

Freightos’ latest (Q2 2019) report on logistics technology updates, includes Trump tariff summary, recap of Amazon's growing logistics footprint, and, of course, a Freightos update.

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Navigating China-US Tariffs [Video]

In a world where a tweet can increase duties to 25% in just a week, staying on top of the customs landscape is critical for making importing decisions. We hosted Chris Reynolds, CEO of INLT, for a 25-minute, actionable webinar.

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Ocean Freight Procurement Evolution [Video]

Hear Freightos CEO Zvi Schreiber share industry insight regarding the current state of ocean freight procurement and how it is evolving.

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Q1 ’19 LogTech Report

Freightos’ latest (Q1 2019) report on logistics technology updates, includes industry consolidation highlights, debut of the industry's first Trucking Freight Futures exchange, and, of course, a Freightos update.

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Benchmarking Carrier Digitization [Video]

Get a deeper look, with Freightos CEO Zvi Schreiber, at our latest benchmarking report ranking digital progress of the world's top 30 air and ocean carriers.

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The Evolution of Ocean Freight Procurement [Survey]

Find out how senior decision makers at 80 top tier logistics providers and BCOs manage ocean pricing volatility.

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Digital Carrier Benchmarking 2019

The logistics industry has finally embarked on a digitization journey. But, it is only the beginning. Our benchmarking methodology ranks the world's top 30 air and ocean carriers' digitization progress.

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Q4 ’18 LogTech Report

Freightos’ latest (Q4 2018) report on logistics technology updates, includes high-tech warehouses, important e-booking launches, the artificial intelligence powering the world largest e-commerce event, and, of course, a Freightos update.

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The 4×4 Blueprint for Digital Freight 2020 [Video]

Freightos CEO and founder Zvi Schreiber outlines a 4x4 blueprint for how the logistics industry can catch-up with the digital era and evolve on its own terms.

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The Disruption of Traditional Industries [Video]

World-renowned investor Michael Eiesenberg (WeWork, Wix, Gigya, shopping.com) shares insights into how the pace of disruptive in traditional industries is only getting faster.

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Online Freight Sales Lessons [Webinar]

Selling freight online? Join this webinar to hear the tips we've picked up helping our customers sell freight online around the world.

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Series Cs Ahead: Q3 ’18 LogTech Report

Freightos’ latest (Q3 2018) report on logistics technology updates, includes key Alibaba investments, some big online portal sales moves, and, of course, a Freightos update.

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The Free Rate Management Rollout Guide

Choosing the perfect freight rate management platform is hard; here are our expert tips on ensuring the perfect rollout, regardless of the tool you select.

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Freightos LogTech Report Q2 2018

Freightos’ latest (Q2 2018) report on logistics technology updates, including carrier and forwarder investments, as well as a major Google move.

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LogTech Review Q3 2017

See Freightos’ latest (Q3 2017) report on logistics technology in Q3 2017, including major movements by Alibaba and Amazon (as well as some Freightos updates).

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The 2018 State of Digital Freight

In three years, the industry has gone from no major forwarders selling online to 25%. Read the full report here.

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40’ CONTAINER SPEND ANALYSIS [FREE]

Overpaying for international freight? Or spending hours a month price-shopping? This free analysis, powered by the Freightos.com freight marketplace, flags potential savings based on your core shipping lanes.

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Digitalization and Customer Service

As international freight get digitalized, the nature of the shipper/forwarder relationship changes as well. This survey across 70 logistics professionals shows exactly how it's changing.

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The 2017 State of Digital Freight

Here’s how well the twenty largest freight forwarders in the world adapted to carrier and tech forwarder sales in 2017, tested using Freightos’ annual mystery shopping survey.

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The Freight Rate Management Guide

Freightos AcceleRate experts compiled 50+ tips for selecting and implementing rate management platforms.

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The Future of Freight in 2020

More dynamic information changes freight shipping expectations, pushing the envelope on the pace of change for providers, carriers, and shippers. Here's where the industry is going.

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What Shippers Want

This free research provides a roadmap for four steps logistics providers need to follow to transition into digital freight powerhouses.

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The 2015 State of Digital Freight

The landmark Freightos State of Digital Freight survey, researching logistics sales trends in 2015, and cited by nearly every major trade publication.

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IMPORT FROM CHINA LIKE A PRO

Join the Freightos eCourse to learn from the experts about Importing from China.

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Import from China to Amazon like a pro

Join the Freightos FBA eCourse to learn from the experts about Importing from China.

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