European Road Freight Rates: The Cost to Supply Economic Growth

European road freight rates can provide us with many clues about wider economic prosperity. The fortunes of those operating in the European road freight industry are strongly linked to economic growth and, in particular, the success, or lack thereof, of the region’s retailers and manufacturers. Indeed, research undertaken here at Ti for our latest European…

Logistics: Back to another New Normal?

2011 was a memorable year for a few reasons. The Arab Spring began, a Prince got married and, perhaps most significantly, the global economy supposedly returned to some sense of normality following the turbulence of the 2008 recession. Yes 2011 was an optimistic time and the feeling that better things were to come extended to…

What are the implications of the Middle East’s growing economic significance for logistics providers?

Ti is just days away from hosting the Emerging Markets Logistics Conference which will take place in Dubai over June 4th and 5th 2014. As the market leader in knowledge provision on Emerging Markets, Ti has designed a conference programme which will look at the major challenges and opportunities facing logistics service providers in the…