Professional Societies, Trade Organizations, Non-Profit Groups and other Resources
Air & Expedited Motor Carriers Association
The AEMCA is an independent national trade association, and has represented the interests of the air and expedited freight trucking community for 35 years.
Air Transport Association (ATA)
Promotes the air transport industry and the safety, cost effectiveness, and technological advancement of its operations.
Nonprofit organization formed to safeguard and further the interests of airforwarders everywhere.
American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS)
The source of knowledge and expertise for manufacturing and service industries across the entire supply chain in such areas as materials management, information services, purchasing and quality.
American Society of Transportation and Logistics, Inc. (AST&L)
Over 1,000 members, from shippers, carriers, educators, and third-party individuals, are dedicated to continuing education and are committed to raising industry professional standards.
Argentina Logistics Management Association
Argentinean Logistics Management Association website.
Armstrong & Associates
An extensive set of logistics related links sponsored by Armstrong & Associates.
Association of Professional Material Handling Consultants (APMHC)
Home of professional societies and associations for practitioners, consultants and end users in the field of materials handling and management.
A-Z Worldwide Airfreight Directory
The ultimate on-line resource for the Air Cargo professional.
British International Forwarders Association (BIFA)
The primary body representing the UK international freight services industry.
Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters (CAIE)
A key source of information on Canadian customs and trade policy.
Canadian Association of Supply Chain and Logistics Management
Non-profit organization of business professionals interested in improving their logistics and supply chain management skills.
Canadian Industrial Transportation Association
"The National Voice of The Shipper"
Canadian Institute of Traffic and Transportation
Helping individuals on the path to success in logistics.
Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association (CIFFA)
Information resource for Canadian freight forwarders, shippers, and importers.
Canadian Professional Logistics Institute
Building the professional skills of Logistics practitioners in Canada and worldwide.
Canadian Society of Customs Brokers
Directory of customs brokers, membership information, education and links.
Canadian Transportation Research Forum
An association of transportation professionals who work for railways, trucking companies, airlines, port and airport authorities, shipping lines, terminal operators, transit operators, and pipeline companies.
An internet based application services provider focus on streamlining freight operations through web enabled solutions.
Council of Logistics Management (CLM)
A not-for-profit professional business organization consisting of individuals throughout the world who have interests and/or responsibilities in logistics and the related functions that make up the logistics profession.
Delta Nu Alpha (DNA)
An international organization of professionals and students in all areas and at all levels of transportation and logistics.
Directory of Freight Forwarding Services
Directory of freight forwarding services.
Who's Who in e-Logistics Directory from American Shipper.
The expedited freight information center.
Express Carriers Association
Develops business between carriers, shippers and vendors of products and services to the transportation industry.
Federation of International Freight Associations (FIATA)
A non-governmental organization that represents an industry covering approx. 40,000 forwarding firms, also known as the "Architects of Transport".
Federation of International Trade Associations
The official Web site of the Federation of International Trade Associations (FITA).
Comprehensive resource for legal information on freight forwarding.
Freight Carriers Association of Canada
Matters related to Canadian domestic and Canada/US transportation.
Professional guide to worldwide freight transportation and logistics.
Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITSA)
Encompass a broad range of wireless and wireline communications-based information, control and electronics technologies.
Intermodal Association of North America (IANA)
North America's leading industry trade association representing the combined interests of the intermodal freight industry.
International Air Transport Association (IATA)
International organization that represents and serves the airline industry.
International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses (IARW)
Premier organization for the public refrigerated warehouse industry.
International Cargo Handling Co-ordination Association (ICHCA)
ICHCA INTERNATIONAL LIMITED is the only dedicated non-governmental, independent, non-profit making, world-wide organization dealing specifically with the handling of cargo.
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
The voice of world business championing the global economy as a force for economic growth, job creation and prosperity.
International Federation of Customs Brokers Associations (IFCBA)
Building an infrastructure to raise international trade communication to new levels.
International Mass Retail Association (IMRA)
The world's leading alliance of retailers and their product and service suppliers.
International Society of Logistics (SOLE)
A non-profit international professional society composed of individuals organized to enhance the art and science of logistics technology, education and management.
International Warehouse Logistics Association (IWLA)
The unified voice of the global warehouse logistics industry, representing 3PLs (third-party logistics providers), public and contract warehouse companies and their suppliers.
A resource for business technology solutions.
Latin American Freight Forwarders Association (ALACAT)
Trade organization representing freight forwarders in Latin America.
A guide to thousands of sites related to logistics, logistics management, freight, transportation, supply chain management, warehousing, distribution, maintenance, manufacturing, management, reliability, mathematics, business, and quality sites on the web.
A collection of the top websites in the transportation and logistics industry.
Material Handling & Management Society (MHMS)
An organization for the material handling practitioner and the material handling community.
Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA)
Non-profit trade association of material handling & logistics providers.
Messenger Courier Association of the Americas (MCAA)
Non-profit industry association of, by, and for the messenger courier industry.
National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America
Represents the nation's leading freight forwarders, customs brokers, OTIs, air cargo agents, and service providers.
National Defense Transportation Association (NDTA)
Professional association for individuals working in the global transportation/distribution system and related industries so we may maximize our contribution to the national security and economic growth of the United States.
National Industrial Transportation League (NITL)
Represents the interests of shippers before government regulatory agencies.
National Institute for Transport & Logistics
Ireland's "Centre of Excellence" for Supply Chain Management.
National Private Truck Council (NTPC)
Trade association in the United States devoted exclusively to the interests of the private corporate trucking fleet industry and its professional practitioners.
National Small Shipment Traffic Conference (NASSTRAC)
Committed to promote the goals of our members in support of their supply chain responsibilities through advocacy, education, provider relationships and professional networking.
Supply Chain Access (The Aberdeen Group)
Aberdeen Group's Supply Chain Access site.
Supply Chain Brain
Supply chain news, developments and innovative thinking.
Supply-Chain Council (SCC)
Dedicated to improving the supply chain efficiency of its practitioner members.
Swiss Shippers Council
Website for the Swiss Shippers Council.
The Canadian Couriers & Messenger Association
The CCMA represents companies involved in the delivery of time sensitive materials and documents, both within Canada and to various destinations around the world.
The International Air Cargo Association
International organization focused on bringing together all the links of the air logistics chain.
The Transportation Directory (TTD)
Links, product directories, services, and all things transportation.
The WWW Virtual Library of Logistics
A Web-based library of all things related to logistics.
Focused information on legal issues and electronic business practices as they relate to the transportation industry.
A free web resource designed for the many facets of motor carrier transportation.
The information service for the transport industry.
Transportation Association of Canada (TAC)
Providing Canadians with road infrastructure and urban transportation knowledge.
Transportation Consumer Protection Council
Legal and other information links concerning transportation.
Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA)
The voice of transportation intermediaries to shippers, carriers, government officials, and international organizations.
Transportation Research Board (TRB)
Promotes innovation and progress in transportation by stimulating and conducting research, facilitating the dissemination of information, and encouraging the implementation of research results.
Transportation Source on the Web
Links to the transportation and logistics industry.
Virtual Logistics Directory
An open, objective and comprehensive directory of Logistics Resources on the Web.
Web_Cite City (Inbound Logistics Directory)
Searchable database sponsored by Inbound Logistics.