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Since 1827, the JOC has been the leading information and marketing services provider for the domestic and international containerized cargo community. The JOC delivers high-quality intelligence and expertise to help customers make better business decisions — in print, online and at leading industry events. It also provides best-in-breed marketing channels to help companies reach their target audience.

The JOC also publishes more than 80 special reports, supplements and advertising sections in The Journal of Commerce magazine — many with bonus content online — produces approximately 15 webcasts a year, and distributes its products at numerous industry-leading conferences and events. The following list is the 2017 schedule for special reports and advertising sections in the magazine, bonus distribution and webcasts. 

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2017 Editorial Calendar

Issue Features Bonus Distribution
January 9 Annual Review & Outlook SMC3 Jumpstart 
January 23 Asia Trade Outlook Georgia Foreign Trade Conference
  Breakbulk Market Report  
  Quarterly Shipper Outlook  
  Georgia Ports Authority (Special Advertising Section)  
February 6 JOC Guide to 3PLs  RILA
  Intermodal Market Report  
  East Coast Ports  
  Port Improvement (Special Advertising Section)  
February 20 Gulf Trade: 2017 Outlook  
  2017 Trucking Forecast  
   Freight Payment   
March 6 Trans-Pacific Maritime TPM 2017
  Cool Cargoes   
  Innovations in Technology  
  2017 Shipper Ad Impact Study  
March 20 Top 25 Truckload and LTL Carriers NASSTRAC
  South America Trade and Logistics  
  Trans-Atlantic Maritime  
  Canada Trade 2017 Outlook (Special Advertising Section)  
April 3 2nd Quarter Economic Outlook  
  West Coast Ports  
  Breakbulk Market Report  
  JOC Guide to Warehousing/Industrial Real Estate  
April 17 Top 40 Global Logistics Companies  
  Top 50 Trucking Companies  
  Container Shipping Quarterly  
May 1 3PL Report: Improving Supply Chain Visibility  
  Roll-On, Roll-Off Shipping  
  Jacksonville Trade (Special Advertising Section)  
May 15 Top 25 North American Ports  
  Mexico Trade and Logistics  
   Gulf Trade: Top Carriers and Ports Gulf conference
   European Ports (Special Advertising Section)  
May 29 Top 100 Importers and Exporters  SMC3, AgTC, AAEI, TMSA
   Philadelphia Logistics (Special Advertising Section)  
   Technology (Special Advertising Section)  
 June 12  Port Productivity  
  Port Technology  
  3PL Report: Improving Efficiency Through Predictive Analytics  
  Florida Trade (Special Advertising Section)  
June 26 The Panama Canal Expansion: One Year Later  
  Asia Trade: Midyear Review and Outlook  
  Canada Trade  
  Freight Payment (Special Advertising Section)  
  Directory of Transportation Vol. 1  
July 10 Third-Quarter Economic Outlook  
  Top Trans-Pacific Carriers and Ports  
  Latin America Trade and Logistics  
  Cool Cargoes  
July 24 Peak-Season Forecast: Ocean and Intermodal  
  Midyear Trucking Market Report  
  3PL Report:
E-Commerce and the Supply Chain Revolution
  Breakbulk Market Report   
August 7 Pacific Northwest Gateway  
  Top Trans-Atlantic Carriers and Ports  
  Port of Baltimore (Special Advertising Section)  
August 21 JOC Top 50 Container Ports  
  JOC Guide to Trucking  
  3PL Report: Navigating Export Regulations  
  Technology (Special Advertising Section)  
September 4 Roll-On, Roll-Off Shipping: North America Outlook NAFTZ
  European Trade and Logistics South Carolina International Trade Conference
  Port Productivity: Improving Efficiency Through Technology  JOC Container Trade Europe Conference
  South Carolina Trade (Special Advertising Section)  
September 18 Global Logistics Focus CSCMP 
  Container Shipping  Intermodal EXPO 2017
  Intermodal Market Report  
   Texas Ports & Logistics Directory  
October 2 Cool Cargoes PMA
  Asia Maritime TPM Asia
  Top 25 Trans-Pacific NVOCCs  
  Technology for Ocean Carriers  
  California Gateway (Special Advertising Section)  
  Houston Trade Trade (Special Advertising Section)  
October 16 Inland Distribution  JOC Inland Distribution Conference
  Fourth-Quarter Economic Outlook  
  Ports of the Americas  
  Memphis Trade (Special Advertising Section)  
   Foreign Trade Zones (Special Advertising Section)


October 30 Port Productivity  NITL
  Breakbulk Market Report  
  Quarterly Shipper Report  
   Top 50 Global Transportation Providers  
November 13 Asia-Europe Carriers and Ports  
  Container Shipping  
  Intermodal Market Report  
November 27 3PL Report: Managing Shipper Relationships  
  US Gulf Report  
  Freight Payment  

Directory of Transportation, Vol. 2

  Ports/Terminals (special advertising section)  
   Connie Awards (Special Advertising Section)  
   Northeast Logistics (Special advertising section)  
December 11 Global Maritime Forecast,
Including Top 40 Container Carriers
  2018 Trucking Outlook  
  Caribbean and Central America Logistics