Trends in Global Manufacturing

Trends in Global Manufacturing, Goods Movement and Consumption

By: Curtis Spencer, President, IMS Worldwide, Inc.
September 01, 2010

This white paper looked at significant logistics drivers which may impact industrial space over the next 10 years, including an analysis of which ports will benefit by the expansion of the Panama Canal and how this will affect local, regional and inland industrial space in the distribution sector.

New Age of the Trade of The Americas

The New Age of Trade: The Americas

By: Maria T. Sicola, Executive Managing Director, Research, Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.
January 01, 2009

The report provides strategic intelligence regarding the most significant trends shaping industrial markets across North America. Trends and issues influencing warehousing are covered, including NAFTA; the Panama Canal expansion; the role of major ports and South American growth in import and export.

Financing Regional Infrastructure

Financing Regional Infrastructure

By: Dr. Robert Schmidt, J.D., PhD, Quest Technology, Inc.
January 01, 2002

This report examines infrastructure planning and financing on both a regional and local level. User charges and benefit capture methods are analyzed as well as cost of community services and growth subsidies; includes case studies on Atlanta, Las Vegas, Twin Cities and Portland, Oregon.