New technologies simplify hazmat transport regulations to help shippers avoid costly fines and suspended operations.
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Transporting and storing oil and gas products represents a complex challenge and big opportunity.
Shipping and storing chemicals means managing regulatory issues, hazmat safety, and specialized equipment needs.
Flexible tanks turn dry vans into bulk liquid transportation, creating capacity and increasing backhaul opportunities.
Expected growth in new natural gas production presents opportunities for 3PLs to offer supply chain and transportation expertise.
Chemical producers—and the third-party logistics partners that serve them—face enormous complexities and challenges in conducting everyday business operations.
Chemical shippers face ongoing rail and truck capacity challenges.
For chemical logistics providers, safety on the truck and in the warehouse is of paramount importance.
Companies that ship chemicals benefit from the special expertise of their service providers to handle issues such as tight delivery windows, hazmat safety, security, and specialized equipment needs.
After years of uncertainty, chemical shippers and service providers are getting back on the right road.
As the economy drives change, chemical shippers adapt, making the move to intermodal service, developing leaner operations, and cutting transit times. Discover the latest chemical logistics developments in this informative resource from Inbound Logistics and Chemical Week.