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IN THE NEWS: “Receding imports to ease US port congestion, but not until late 2022”

Journal of Commerce, Peter Tirschwell | January 24, 2022 “Ron Widdows, CEO of chassis provider FlexiVan Leasing, said the factors that will have the greatest effect on volumes are macroeconomic in…

IN THE NEWS: “Industry confronts limited reach to solve US port woes.”

Journal of Commerce, Peter Tirschwell | January 21, 2022 “One would have to believe in a couple things for fluidity to return in the near term regardless of some operational improvements…

IN THE NEWS: Ron Widdows Provides his Executive Commentary to the JOC’s Annual Review & Outlook 2022

Journal of Commerce, JOC Staff | January 6, 2022 “The quality and commitment of supply chain workers has shown through in an extraordinary way during the pandemic, rising to the challenge…

IN THE NEWS: “Slight easing of fragile trans-Pacific masks risks ahead”

Journal of Commerce, Peter Tirschwell | November 29, 2021 “We’re not seeing anything from the major customers that we serve that indicates any material drop-off in volume next year, with most…

IN THE NEWS: “Only import relief will ease US chassis availability: providers”

Journal of Commerce, JOC Staff | September 22, 2021. FlexiVan CEO Ron Widdows  spoke with JOC.com about the challenges of chassis availability.

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IN THE NEWS: “New data reveals berth inefficiency of US ports”

Journal of Commerce, Peter Tirschwell | September 20, 2021.  FlexiVan CEO Ronald Widdows discusses with the JOC the impact of consumer spending and its material effect on overall trade.

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IN THE NEWS: “Railroads look to ease inland congestion through metering”

Journal of Commerce, Ari Ashe, Senior Editor | August 26, 2021 “Pressure on truck power, warehouse/distribution center throughput, and the resulting dwell times impact chassis availability beyond the metering of volumes,…

IN THE NEWS: “Carriers seek dedicated chassis fleets for premium services”

Journal of Commerce, Bill Mongelluzzo, Senior Editor | July 2, 2021 “Carriers realize that if their premium services are going to deliver on the guarantees for which customers are paying, they…