Jim Stinson

Jim Stinson

Staff Reporter


Jim received a business bachelor's degree from Boston University. He attended Indiana University and received a master's degree in journalism, and since then has been a business reporter, an Indiana Statehouse reporter, an editorial writer and a White House reporter.

Government, Business

Port of Baltimore Awarded $6.6 Million to Upgrade Berth Accommodations

Port of Baltimore Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

The federal government will contribute $6.6 million to deepen a second container berth at the Port of Baltimore’s Seagirt Marine Terminal, according to the Maryland Port Administration.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
December 7, 2018
Government, Business, Logistics

Romaine Recall Causes Disruption in Trucking Industry

Romaine lettuce Getty Images

Romaine lettuce is shipping again after a late November outbreak of E. coli, but only after the federal government began a new round of negotiating with producers for changes in tracking.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
December 3, 2018
Business, Logistics

Manitoulin Buys First US Company

Express Havre St-Pierre terminal and truck Express Havre St-Pierre terminal. (Express Havre St-Pierre)

Manitoulin Group of Cos., a Toronto-based transportation and logistics company, recently announced a pair of acquisitions, one marking its first foray into the U.S. market, as it continues to expand in North America.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
November 14, 2018
Business, Logistics

FedEx Announces Rate Increases for 2019 as Demand Grows

FedEx Freight trailers Sean Davis/Flickr

FedEx Corp. will raise general rates on Jan. 7, according to a statement the company released on Nov. 5, reflecting tight capacity and greater demands from a strong economy.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
November 8, 2018