All Transport stories

It's getting cheaper to ship

After soaring during the pandemic, the cost of shipping goods across the ocean is falling just as dramatically, down 60% from the beginning of the year, per The Wall Street Journal.

Why it matters: Cheaper shipping rates will ease some of the upward pressure on prices (good), but they also show that consumer demand is falling and the global economy is cooling (bad), which naturally sends off a warning light on our recession dashboard. 

Holding airlines accountable

Just when you thought things couldn’t get any worse for Canada’s airlines and airports, the government has launched an investigation into the flight cancellations making headlines

China’s getting robotaxis

If you find yourself hailing a ride in Wuhan and Chongqing, you won’t have to worry about making awkward chitchat with the driver… because soon, there won’t be one.   

GM’s Super Cruise gets some super news

Good news for people whose hands get super sweaty after gripping a steering wheel for too long: GM’s advanced driver-assist system (ADAS) will soon be more available in Canada.