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January 9 – 11
NORTHWEST FOOD & BEVERAGE WORLD 2017
This event incorporates leading-edge educational sessions with the largest regional trade show in the industry, attracting industry decision-makers

INDIAN BANK NOTES
Currency, of course, is the oxygen of any financial ecosystem. And there again India’s rapid development and growth have the country gagging, especially

We’ve written lots of stories about how growth in a particular industry will many times fuel improvements in the methods that industry uses to ship its

When it comes to software designed to streamline supply chains, there’s old global trade management, and then there’s the new.
The old school global trade management (GTM)

It’s been said that New York City is America’s business capital, but now that President-elect Trump is heading to the White House, look for that moniker

Some people who have worked hard their entire life retreat to the golf course or get themselves a little beach cottage and park themselves on the

With the new year fast approaching and bringing with it the Trump era, global traders have much to consider while preparing for changes in 2017 and

Are you thinking about operating your own warehouse? If you’re new to exporting that’s probably not the best idea. But keep that thought in mind for

When it comes to carriers, the drayage industry tends to run a little differently. The majority of drayage carriers are actually contracted owner/operators rather than employees.

In mid-September, Schneider National announced that it had obtained the green light for streamlined Customs clearance for select commodities moving to Mexico at Kansas City Southern

It was the classic shipper’s nightmare of an overseas shipment gone wrong. Albert Saphir, president of logistics consulting and training firm ABS Consulting, recalls the case

Here’s one way to get your 3PL to provide a service you need: Ask.
Third-party logistics providers will tell you that the development of many of their

What are the reasons to continue your education in supply-chain management?
If you’re the chief executive, what reasons might you have to support employees interested in

It’s a great time to be an exporter. The recent American Express Grow Global Survey found that 80 percent of U.S. businesses with $250,000 to $1

To understand what goes into making Combustion Associates Inc. the “poster child” for small companies that export in a big way, how they went from outsider

When wealthy Dutch burghers sat down to sumptuous feasts, they took great pride in the sophisticated and lavish decorations that appointed their dining rooms. They were

APL Logistics Ltd. announced in August the setup of APL Logistics Oman, a new joint venture company with Arab Global Logistics LLC in Oman. The new

Rohit Arora, CEO of Biz2Credit in New York City, had to take currency fluctuations into account when striking a deal with an Australian firm to license

Air cargo is the obvious transportation option if you need to get something somewhere fast. If you have a shipment that needs to be in Europe

Albert Saphir, principal of ABS Consulting, was contacted not long ago to help with an international sourcing effort that could serve as an illustration on how

Air cargo trade group expects more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Over the years, we here at Global Trade have gone out of our way to remind small, or smaller, business owners who believe the global marketplace

ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO
Population: 559,121 | Unemployment: 6.4 percent | Population Growth Since 2000: 448,607 to 559,121
City business officials say they are going to push to turn

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA
Population: 827,097 | Unemployment: 4.5 percent | Project: Tryon Place, Stonewall Corridor
It’s hard to keep up with what’s going up in Charlotte, both in

CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA
Population: 132,609 | Unemployment: 4.9 percent | Top University: College of Charleston
Little more than two years ago, the Milken Institute ranked the Charleston region

AMARILLO, TEXAS
Population: 198,645 | Unemployment: 2.8 percent | Key Infrastructure: BNSF Railway Complex

Besides a busy freight train complex—BNSF alone serves more than 100 trains a day—and

ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA
Population: 88,512 | Unemployment: 4.1 percent | Fortune 500 Companies: 0
From 1960 to well into the ’90s, Asheville’s population hovered around 60,000 but grew

BUFFALO, NEW YORK
Population: 258,071 | Unemployment: 4.5 percent | Closest Port: Port of Buffalo
Though Buffalo shipped a respectable amount of exports last year ($4.8 billion),

ATLANTA, GEORGIA
Population: 463,878 | Unemployment: 5.3 percent | Median Home Price: $200,900
Atlanta has reasserted itself as a destination for professionals—its population grew 10 percent in

BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA
Population: 212,461 | Unemployment: 6.0 percent | Population Growth Since 2010: 0.1 percent
The former steel center of the South was forced to remodel its economic

ALBANY, NEW YORK
Population: 98,469 | Unemployment: 3.9 percent | Leading Industries: Healthcare, Technology
Albany’s Tech Valley has become something of a magnet for top talent. Started in

AUSTIN, TEXAS
Population: 931,830 | Unemployment: 2.9 percent | Sales Tax: 8.25 percent

The energy and independent spirit that first brought Austin to national prominence for its music/film/art

Optimizing freight in a domestic supply chain is a science that has been evolving for the past 20 years. Beyond truckload moves or your grandfather’s streamlined

The American railroad industry has a storied history, given the important role railroads played in the industrial development of the country. Exporters who ship their products

Every schoolchild knows Columbus was looking for India when he stumbled upon the Americas. But the Portuguese actually reached India by sea in the 1490s. And

A lot of nerves were frayed in February and March last year, as cargo piled up at West Coast ports owing to the standoff between labor

Yusen Logistics says it significantly strengthened its logistics presence in Duisburg, Germany, in June by acquiring a new warehouse and expanding its storage capacity by nearly

This election, same as all previous elections, is the “most important in history.” Maybe that’s true this time. The inheritance likely awaiting either Donald Trump or

Many exporters get so excited about winning new business overseas that they forget about the potential risks. The hazards they overlook may include business perils like

September 13 – 15
FTR TRANSPORTATION CONFERENCE 2016
Billed as “The Premier Forecasting Event of the Year,” this conference features two full days of content broken out into

A few years ago, Whirlpool Corp. made a push to get extended payment terms from its vendor base. Instead of the prevailing 60-day terms, the Michigan-based

Everything about The Beast was big—from its more than 70,000-pound heft, to a 60 tooth cutter mill capable of grinding 800 yards of stumps and whole

For the fourth year, we present you with 105 of America’s Leading 3PLs, a compilation of service providers in needs-based categories that we hope will guide

You know, there are a lot of similarities between beer and ice cream. One’s a delicious treat on a hot day that can nevertheless prove harmful

As exporters, the readers of Global Trade are stewards of businesses that grow faster than those concerned only with the domestic market. That growth, and the

Quick—what were the largest ships in the pre-industrial world? Not the Spanish galleons that brought New World silver across the Atlantic; and not the British men

What does it mean to be a thought leader? The term has become common corporate-speak for just about anything involving advice on how to do business,

As exporters, the readers of Global Trade are stewards of businesses that grow faster than those concerned only with the domestic market. That growth, and the

The 1960s—considered the “golden age of air travel”—may be long gone, but the 25 carriers below are bringing glamour back to the international skies. Whether you’re

Picking a port isn’t as simple as going to the closest option. Sure, some ports can do it all, but many specialize in certain types of

Industry events may seem to have become a form of collective memento mori for logistics professionals these days, as logistics conferences often contain at least one

Trump may impose tariffs on auto shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross initiated an investigation today under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 following a conversation with President Donald

China is expanding its restrictions on scrap shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Chinese government has announced that it is extending the ban it imposed last year on imports of items like paper and plastic waste many more

Entrpreneurs, whether or not thet deal with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade, will be interested in this list of top global cities.

Nestpick, an apartment search engine based in Geremany, has released a study revealing the top 110 cities for entrepreneurial millennials, based on factors such as startup

This article is about tax cuts and not about shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Proponents of the Tax Cut and Jobs Act (TCJA) claimed it would boost the US economy and generate higher incomes for the American people. At first

Macroeconomic factors impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

If you’re familiar with the study of macroeconomics, you’ll know that this relates to the core economic factors that impact on growth and the performance of

On Monday, February 05, 2018, the Port of New York and New Jersey announced that cargo volumes for 2017 had shattered the existing annual cargo volume

Trump has imposed tariffs on Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Trump and his administration often express their concern about trade with China by referring to the size of the US trade deficit with China, which

Trump has imposed tariffs on Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Recent talks between the United States and China on trade have produced no results and have even escalated the demands on both sides, increasing the chances

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

When President Trump made good on his campaign promise to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports back in March, he did so with a call

Investments will allow ports to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A little-known annual American commemoration came up again yesterday—National Maritime Day. It was declared by Congress in 1933 to call attention to America’s proud maritime heritage

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross comments on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

There’s not much that US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross likes about the current state of the global trading system. And US trade deficits are the

New NAFTA would govern North American shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

First included in a treaty in 1959, investor protections became embedded routinely in free-standing investment treaties and bilateral trade agreements through the mid-1990s. The commitments were

Software helps document damage to container shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

TCompanies, developer of PEIR (Photographic Equipment Interchange Receipt), a new app that helps the transportation logistics and shipping industries better assign costs based on responsibility for

New NAFTA would govern North American shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The near-term cost to retailers of exiting the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is estimated at $15.8 billion, according to a study released by the

Blockchain helps manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

HSBC and ING Bank have successfully executed a live trade finance transaction for international food and agriculture conglomerate Cargill using R3’s Corda scalable blockchain platform.
The blockchain

US metro areas have more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
Even as the largest economy in the world, the United States must continue to export goods and services to take advantage of the fact that 85

Amazon's second headquarters will attract shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Cities across America have been vying for the privilege of hosting Amazon’s $5 billion second headquarters, which is expected to bring with it up to 50,000

The changing mix of energy shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States, China, and India together constitute about 70 percent of global coal consumption and 64 percent of global coal production. Each country is an

Warehousing program heps Amazon sellers with more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

FLEXE, a leader in on-demand warehousing and fulfillment, has launched its Fulfillment By Amazon (FBA) Distribution Program to help FBA sellers save up to 40 to

Investments will allow Thailand to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Thailand’s robust growth of a few years ago has since slowed. Its gross domestic product growth has trailed its regional neighbors in recent years, hitting a

US ports re handling more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Imports at the nation’s major retail container ports are expected to grow steadily throughout the summer despite the prospect of heavy tariffs on goods from China,

Commerce Department has imposed antidumping and countervailing duties on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross has announced the affirmative final determinations in the antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations of imports of silicon

US takes issue with India agricultural shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue have announced that the US submitted a counter notification in the World Trade Organization

Technology used to manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Technologies on the frontier of what is possible can boost the ambitious agenda of the Sustainable Development Goals and help find global solutions to 21st century

US withdrawal from JCPOA impacts shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In a sweeping action with immediate consequences for both US and non-US persons, President Trump announced the withdrawal of the US from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of

Withdrawal of US from JCPOA will impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Fulfilling what he has long promised to do, on May 8, 2018, President Trump announced that the United States will no longer participate in the Joint

Expansions will allow ports to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

One major factor that has continued to stigmatize the continent of Africa is lack of infrastructure. The African Development Bank (AFDB) reported that Africa has an

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-IN), Rep. Ron Kind (D-WI), and 37 other Members of Congress sent a letter to the Commerce Department seeking “significant improvement” to the

End of JCPOA impacts shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

After months of speculation and a flurry of last-minute European diplomacy, Donald Trump has taken perhaps the most consequential decision of his unconventional presidency with the

Shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade need automated payment processes.

The container liner shipping industry carries about 60 percent of the goods by value that are moved internationally by sea. To do so, container shipping lines

Analysis of US-Canada energy shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A recent report from the Center for Strategic and International Studies illustrates the futility in evaluating the trading relationship between two countries based on the levels

TMS helps manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Kuebix, creator of a transportation management system (TMS) that delivers freight intelligence, has announced reaching a milestone with the adoption of the Kuebix TMS by over

Visibility tools help manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

OIA Global, a logistics, packaging, and material sourcing provider, announced the global launch of OIA Connect, the latest addition to its suite of automated supply chain

Sanctions impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Imposing trade sanctions has been a favored United States methodology for achieving foreign policy aims. Taking them off the table would certainly limit US options to

Shippers and carriers want changes in policies governing trucks that carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A diverse group of 25 carriers, shippers, and other transportation leaders sent a letter to Congress calling for policies that would modernize the national twin trailer

US prevented ZTE from receiving shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Let’s put any potential ZTE deal in perspective. More than a year ago, ZTE was caught selling telecommunications equipment to Iran that included US parts, thus

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A high-level United States delegation visited Beijing earlier this month as a first step in attempting to settle the trade disputes that divide the two countries

Global economies are prodicing more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Business confidence around the world is up. Business insolvencies, generally speaking, are down. Growth rates for global economies are healthy as are current and projected rates

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump’s National Security Strategy states that China is challenging “American power, influence, and interests, attempting to erode American security and prosperity.”
There are several aspects

Trump has imposed tariffs on Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

What are we to make of the latest series of developments in the US-China economic relations? One way is to look at each new event as

Cases are headed to the WTO regarding shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A raft of statements and case initiations took place at the World Trade Organization (WTO) in April, as US trade actions prompted responses from China and

US company lands deal for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross congratulates YAATRA Ventures, LLC, a Washington, DC-based manager of investment capital with a specific expertise in Africa, on its recently

China is sending more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to the US.

Despite the efforts of President Donald Trump and his administration to reduce the US trade deficit with China, the numbers are still moving in the opposite

Trump's actions on Iran deal will impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump’s announcement that he was withdrawing the United States from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) should not have come as a surprise,

Equipment will allow port to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Port of Virginia is nearing the end of fiscal year 2018 and the total volume of TEUs, is 3.6 percent, or 83,000 units, ahead of

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Global Shippers’ Alliance (GSA) representing  major shippers’ organizations from Asia, Europe, and the United States, calls on world leaders to solve the dispute on import

New NAFTA would govern North American shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Using a methodology that enables the capture of the full impacts (both positive and negative; direct and indirect) across the United States and international economies, a

Chinese investments in the US generate shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A study from the Rhodium Group and the National Committee on US-China Relations on Chinese investment in the United States reports a significant drop in Chinese

Software helps m ove shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The AX4 logistics platform will now offer even greater precision in estimating the arrival times of commercial and industrial shipments. That’s thanks to a new technology

Shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade are up this year.

Buried in the recent avalanche of trade tweets were two interesting data points that did not make the front page. The first is a speech by

End of Iran deal would impact oil shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

On or before May 12, President Trump will announce whether, and to what extent, he plans to adhere to the terms of the 2015 Joint Comprehensive

Commerce Department has imposed antidumping duties on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross has announced the affirmative preliminary determinations in the antidumping duty (AD) investigations of imports of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) resin from

Data helps move shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

project44 has announced $35 million in new funding since the company’s 2016 Series A to power true supply chain visibility, and in turn deliver a faster

GSP promotes shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Office of the United States Trade Representative has announced that it is reviewing the eligibility of India, Indonesia, and Kazakhstan in the Generalized System of

US Senators Ron Johnson (R-Wisconsin) and Claire McCaskill (D-Missouri), the chairman and ranking member of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, sent a letter

End of JCPOA will impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s dramatic April 30 presentation on Israel’s acquisition of Iran’s nuclear weapons development archives was intended not to strengthen the Iran nuclear

Iran sanctions impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

With a May 12 deadline looming for sanctions waivers, US President Donald Trump is faced with an imminent decision whether to continue US implementation of the

AI system being tested on ocean vessel that carries shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Maersk Line will test what is said to be the world’s first AI-powered situational awareness system aboard one of its containerships. The world’s largest container carrier

Brexit will impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

One would be hard-pressed to find a business in the United Kingdom and the broader European Union that isn’t at least somewhat concerned about what the

Technology will allow port to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Holt Logistics Corporation has announced today that it has become the first independent port operator in the northeastern United States to conduct a pilot based on

New fuels are being used in trucks that deliver shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

IKEA, PepsiCo, and UPS today released case studies on fuel technology pilots in their road fleets to facilitate the uptake of clean fuel technology and to

Ecommerce is generating more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The ecommerce boom in the United States is changing the dynamics among supply chain components, and it’s far from clear this will all play out. That’s

Commerce Department has imposed antidumping duties on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross has announced the affirmative preliminary determinations in the antidumping duty (AD) investigations of imports of polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) resin from China

Digitalization facilitates more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The governments of the Lao Peoples’ Democratic Republic, Myanmar, and Liberia—among the world’s least developed—are looking to new horizons and ecommerce to boost trade and create

Expansion will allow airport to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Fort Worth Alliance Airport, the world’s first industrial airport designed for cargo and corporate aviation traffic, has completed its highly anticipated runway extension project at the

New NAFTA would govern North American shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) released the 2018 Special 301 Report this week, identifying trading partners that do not adequately or effectively

Egypt wants to promote ecommerce to generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Famed for its ancient souks and bazaars, Egypt is now looking to the future of commerce by backing a far-reaching strategy that aims to double the

Expanding ocean fleet is carrying more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Predicting containership fleet growth is probably the most contentious and hardest task for any forecaster. The orderbook is constantly evolving as deliveries are made and new

Ecommerce increasingly involves shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A new report from Armstrong & Associates, Inc., provides a deep-dive into ecommerce logistics in the United States, with a focus on domestic and international transportation,

Merger will allow carrier to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

COSCO Shipping Holdings, a Chinese ocean carrier, is reportedly proposing to divest its potential interest the Long Beach Container Terminal (LBCT) in order to obtain approval

RMB devaluations haven't resulted in more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

For all of the talk of a trade war between the United States and China, there is one issue that should be off the table, according

Inland waterways to transit more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

According to a new research report by the market research and strategy consulting firm, Global Market Insights, Inc., the Inland Waterways Vessels Market to grow at

Hyperloop will carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

DP World Cargospeed, a new global company created through a partnership between global trade enabler DP World and Virgin Hyperloop One, was launched on April 29.

Trump has imposed tariffs on Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

[Editor’s note: On Monday, the White House announced that the president was extending temporary exemptions to the steel and aluminum tariffs. They were set to expire

Effort to crack down on stolen shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Transnational Alliance to Combat Illicit Trade (TRACIT) is urging governments and businesses to unite against the global problem of illicit petroleum trade.
TRACIT estimates that every

Expansion will allow DHL to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

DHL has recently expanded its operations in New York City to support international trade growth from area customers and the continual rise of international e-commerce.
“Keeping pace

Digital connectivity produces more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

EU Commissioner Mariya Gabriel says Europe is dedicated to helping Africa build a single digital market, so that ecommerce can pave the way to better jobs

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New NAFTA would govern North American shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

New economic analysis prepared for Business Roundtable finds international trade supports 36 million— nearly one in five—jobs in the United States, with 11 million jobs supported

Automation facilitates movement of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In Edward Bellamy’s classic Looking Backward, the protagonist Julian West wakes up from a 113-year slumber and finds the United States in 2000 has changed dramatically

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Are we seeing the start of a trade war?
Although there is a long history of countries blaming each other for their own economic misfortunes, during the

AI could allow autonomous vehicles to carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a wide-ranging tool that enables people to rethink how we integrate information, analyze data, and use the resulting insights to improve decision

Infrastructure projects support shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States Department of Transportation (DOT) today published a notice of funding opportunity to apply for $1.5 billion in discretionary grant funding through the Better

Port infrastructure facilitates shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Federal Maritime Commissioner Rebecca Dye was in Beijing last week representing the Federal Maritime Commission at the US-China Bilateral Maritime Consultations.
During this meeting, Commissioner Dye led

TPP would have governed shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership on his third day in office. “A great thing for American workers,” he said,

Commerce Department has imposed antidumping duties on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross has announced the affirmative final determination in the antidumping duty (AD) investigation of imports of carton-closing staples from the People’s

SEKO makes deliveries of ecommerce shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

SEKO Logistics has launched the latest expansion of its White Glove delivery service—full assembly, nationwide service for heavyweight and bulky business-to-consumer ecommerce products.
With a network of

Software facilitates shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA) and Orient Overseas Container Line Limited (OOCL) have announced their partnership in applying artificial intelligence (AI) research to improve network operations and

DHL CEO predicts more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Optimism is warranted with regard to the global economic environment, and global trade will continue to grow despite many uncertainties.
That’s according to Frank Appel, CEO of

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump hosted President Emmanuel Macron of France for a state visit earlier this week, while Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany will pay a visit

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Department of Commerce’s decision to implement a countervailing duty and a proposed anti-dumping tariff on common alloy aluminum sheet will significantly increase the cost of

Better port connections help move shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The study of England’s port connectivity will help influence funding, policy and planning decisions by highlighting the importance of England’s harbors and their global trade links.

Supply chain visibility for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Supply chain visibility is consistently ranked as a top priority for managing global supply chains because it presents a massive opportunity to increase margins and revenue.
But,

reducing truck emissions that crry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced the availability of grant funding to modernize the nation’s diesel fleet by retrofitting or replacing vehicles with

More shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade are transiting the Arctic Ocean.

In late March 2018, scientists from the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) and NASA reported that Arctic sea ice had reached its annual maximum

Last mile costs are large for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Global logistics spending is expected to reach $10.6 trillion in 2020, with transportation accounting for the majority at 70 percent. Emerging technologies such as cloud computing,

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Digital technologies help manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The digital revolution is an opportunity for Germany’s third-largest industry to take center stage and become the engine of economic innovation. That’s the conviction of the

Contract management platform helps facilitate shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Shippabo has announced a new feature in time for contract season which allows for Shipment Ease and Transparency Resolved with Cloud-Based Solution, Shippabo, Expedia for Shipments.
The

data portal facilitates shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is increasing trust and transparency in the supply chain by linking flower shipment data to Air Waybill numbers at source, part of its

Smartphones are used to order shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Nearly 80 percent of internet users in North America are concerned about privacy online, saying that internet companies are a primary source of their anxiety. This

Ocean carriers will be handling more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The outlook for the container shipping market in 2018 and 2019 is a combination of healthy demand growth that will outpace the fleet; resulting in a

Maersk is looking for innovations for carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

AP Moller Maersk has turned to a Tel Aviv start up accelerator in its drive to shake up maritime logistics.
The Danish conglomerate has been hitting the

Agreement with Argentina means more US pork shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer have announced that the government of Argentina has finalized technical requirements that will allow

Texas logistics center will process shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A new commerce area is breaking ground in one of the nation’s fastest-growing cities—Kyle, Texas, just twenty-minutes south of Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. Hays Commerce Center, which

ZTE lied to the US government about matters relating to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross has announced that the US Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) imposed a denial of export privileges against

Software helps manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

TrueCommerce Datalliance has announced that Legend Valve, a leading manufacturer of valves, fittings, tubing and components for plumbing and hydronic systems, has adopted its vendor managed

There are more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade between Asia and Africa.

Asian exports to Southern Africa grew by 5.6 percent in 2017, although the resulting annual count of 772,000 teu is still below the 807,000 teu which

Ports handle most shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Africa, despite its enormous size, still represents only a small portion of world trade. Exports are largely commodity based and include oil, coal, iron ore, ferrochrome,

Announcing a new series on companies' global expansion stories, may or may not have anything to do with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Here at Global Trade, we know that many of our readers have great stories to tell about how they successfully expanded their businesses internationally. That’s why

New NAFTA would govern North American shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Businesses across Canada and the United States that currently make use of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) are fairly passive about the outcome of

Ports are working collaboratively to handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Ports sitting on opposite sides of a future Brexit border between Ireland and the United Kingdom are collaborating to overcome challenges that may arise when the

New NAFTA would govern North American shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The threat of a US NAFTA withdrawal has significantly dissipated in recent weeks, giving way to optimism and a sense of relief among those corporations that

Expansions will allow port to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Containerized cargo volume moving through the port of Oakland is expected to increase two percent annually for the next five years. The catalyst for growth: a

Software helps manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Labelmaster, a leading provider of labels, packaging and technology for the safe and compliant transport of dangerous goods and hazardous materials (hazmat), has announced that it

Merger will allow ocean carriers to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Ocean Network Express’ (ONE) CEO, Jeremy Nixon, gave a message to customers ahead of the company launch on April 1, 2018. In the video, Nixon said

New inland facility will allow port to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The South Carolina Ports Authority held the grand opening of Inland Port Dillon this week. Dillon is SCPA’s second inland facility, constructed to handle strong growth

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

With the slogan “tariffs are taxes,” a diverse array of steel- and aluminum-using manufacturers from across the United States launched a new coalition yesterday focused on

Software enables shipper to process more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Kuehne + Nagel’s new comprehensive supply chain management platform, KN ESP, offers a modular architecture to connect international supply chain customers with their vendors, buyers, and

Software allows shippers to process more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Kuebix, creator of a transportation management system that delivers freight intelligence, introduces SupplierMAX, a comprehensive inbound program to increase the efficiency of inbound freight operations.
Inbound freight

Modern distribution facilities handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In today’s digital economy where same-day shipping has become the norm, modern distribution technology stresses on quick production in the fastest and most efficient way possible,

Integration will allow carrier to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Roadrunner Transportation Systems has announced the integration and rebranding of several operating companies into its Ascent Global Logistics operating segment. The increased size and scale of

Ports handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Ports sitting on opposite sides of a future Brexit border have signed a new agreement with UNCTAD, reaffirming their commitment to work together to help counterparts

New technologies are impacting the logistics of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Industries around the globe are going through a complete digital transformation. We’re using the Internet of Things to treat patients remotely, we’re having groceries delivered to

Carrier alliance to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

For three Japanese ocean carriers combining their shipping container business into ONE, the future is bright and it comes in magenta. The future arrives this month.
ONE

Commerce Department has imposed antidumping duties on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The US Department of Commerce has announced the affirmative preliminary determinations in the antidumping duty (AD) investigations of imports of stainless steel flanges from China and

New CO2 emissions standards for ocean carriers of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Maritime Environmental Protection Committee (MEPC) of the UN International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted a strategy for further reductions by the shipping industry of CO2 emissions

Cranes will allow port to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

North Carolina Ports have announced the acquisition of three neopanamax ship-to-shore cranes. The cranes, made possible through $62.8 million in financing from SunTrust Bank, will allow

Commerce Department has imposed antidumping duties on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The US Department of Commerce has announced the affirmative final determinations in the antidumping duty (AD) investigations of imports of cold-drawn mechanical tubing from China, Germany,

US and Bahrain agreed to topics related to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States Trade Representative has announced that the US and Bahrain have signed a memorandum of understanding on trade in food and agriculture products. Deputy

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Lineage Logistics, LLC, a provider of temperature-controlled supply chain solutions, broke ground last week on a significant expansion to its Sunnyvale, Texas, warehousing and distribution facility

SCPA is handling more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The South Carolina Ports Authority has announced the strongest monthly container volume in its history, with 199,659 twenty foot-equivalent container units (TEUs) handled in March.
The month

Ecommerce makes up more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Online shoppers across the globe are buying from marketplaces and international retailers, relying more on digital devices and seeking alternate delivery options, according to the global

Angola wants more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The European Union and UNCTAD have launched a four-year, $6.9 million project aimed at helping Angola diversify its economy and reduce its dependence on oil, which

Trump has imposed tariffs on Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As the Trump administration prepares a series of trade actions and investment restrictions against China, Beijing has signaled its intention to respond. The Chinese government has

Trump has imposed tariffs on Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Two-thirds of world trade now occurs through global value chains that cross at least one border during the production process, and often many borders. As a

Sanctions limit Iran shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Iranians gathered for picnics to mark sizdah bedar, the culmination of the annual celebration of the Persian new year (Nowruz.) Nowruz, a pre-Islamic holiday that coincides

TPP would mean more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Yesterday, multiple news outlets reported that President Donald Trump ordered US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to look into the possibility of the United States rejoining the

Trump has imposed tariffs on Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Did China just blink in the incipient trade war with the United States? The headlines would suggest so, but it seems few people really believe that.
The

Haiti has a trade deficit of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Few countries have struggled with development like Haiti. Since breaking free from French colonial rule over two centuries ago, the Caribbean state has weathered multiple foreign

Expansions will allow ports to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

[Editor’s note: The May-June 2018 print version of this story mistakenly identified Gary LaGrange as the Port of New Orleans CEO. Actually, LaGrange resigned from that position

Autonomous vehicles deployed to warehouses could help process shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Technology development for smart forklifts and trucks that communicate with each other is underway at Rochester Institute of Technology where a team of engineers is building

Gas is not yet a global market of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Is gas a global commodity, like oil? The question comes up often, and the answer is usually “not yet.” But the changes in today’s market seem

Commerce Department has imposed countervailing duties on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross has announced the affirmative preliminary determination in the countervailing duty (CVD) investigation of imports of forged steel fittings from China.

Trucks carry a large proportion of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

According to a report from the American Trucking Associations (ATA), the trucking industry—responsible for transporting more than 70 percent of goods consumed in the US—faces a

Expansion will allow logistics company to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Continued growth at Bergen Logistics has spurred the largest Meadowlands industrial deal since mid-2016, as Cushman and Wakefield acted on behalf of the full-service logistics and

New rules would govern EU ecommerce shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Online shoppers and retailers continue to be confronted with high prices for deliveries to another EU country. Rates for parcels sent from one EU country to

Trump has imposed tariffs on Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

1 China’s announcement that it would be imposing a 25 percent additional tariff on exported American pork could not have come at a worse time for

Trump has imposed tariffs on Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

At this point, most Chinese buyers are cautiously optimistic. From all sides you hear that this trade war is not likely to escalate to the point

Bitcoin is being touted as a currency for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Bitcoin. What a joke! Remember?
Yeah, that was a time not that long ago when the cryptocurrency was easily dismissed as the domain of criminals and stoners

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As the Trump Administration slapped 25-percent tariffs on imported steel, two countries are set to be big winners.

Back in 2002, President George W. Bush imposed 30-percent import

New NAFTA would govern North American shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Canada is the largest passenger gateway into the United States, with tens of millions of passengers entering every year; crossborder trade in goods was valued at

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Food and agricultural groups are urging the Trump administration to ease up on steel and aluminum tariffs, arguing that they will cause a backlash against their

Software connects supply chains of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Arviem AG has announced today the closing of its series B investment round. With the new investment of $10 million, Arviem, a Swiss-based company that provides

Consolidation will allow 3PL to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Bolloré Logistics USA has inaugurated its new Foreign Trade Zone facility in Miami. The new site of more than 200,000 square feet consolidates freight forwarding and

SBA provides export loan gurantees to companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Last year, Alpha Technologies, a company headquartered in Hurricane, West Virginia, was in the process of applying for a commercial loan to expand its data center,

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The recent rise in United States economic nationalism is based on false premises—that past restrictions on foreign competition were successful in decreased imports, increased jobs, industrial

The St. Lawrence Seaway transited more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade in 2017.

The US Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation (SLSDC) joined with the Canadian St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation (SLSMC) to mark the opening of the Seaway’s 60th

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump’s recent announcement and official order to implement tariffs on steel and aluminum imports has worried American manufacturers and ignited a chorus of warnings

Software helps port handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A new video released by the Port of Los Angeles shows how the introduction of GE’s Port Optimizer program is revolutionizing the port’s infrastructure. The port

Project will allow Bermuda to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Bermuda Land Development Company Limited (BLDC) is inviting local and international developers to submit their qualifications for consideration regarding two infrastructure projects in Bermuda: a national

Short pieces on global logistics and shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

It’s not exactly a new free trade agreement just yet, but the United States and the Republic of Korea recently announced that they have reached an

New facility will allow airport to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

New York-based developer Triangle Equities recently announced the $25.4 million acquisition of a development site located near John F. Kennedy International Airport in Queens. The project

Companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade need to comply with GDPR.

With less than 50 days to go until the May 25 GDPR compliance deadline, many organizations are hurriedly preparing their data, processes and procedures. While the high fines

New video safety equipment for trucks carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Penske Logistics announced it is introducing the next generation of truck fleet safety technology through a video-based safety program in over 2,800 of its heavy-duty trucks

Trump has imposed tariffs on Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Hours after the United States Trade Representative announced a proposed list of 1,300 Chinese products that will be subject to new tariffs, China hit back with

Expansion will allow port to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Officials of the State of Delaware announced last week that the state has reached a preliminary agreement with the Gulftainer Group to lease the Port of

Listing of conderences on global logistics, ocean ports, international trade, imports exports, cargo, and warehousing.

Supply Chain Logistics Management Executive Seminar  – May 6-11  – Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich.
Organized by Michigan State University, the conference explores how logistics theory, dynamics,

Electric vans to deliver shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Workhorse Group Inc. has announced that it is deploying the country’s first fleet of all-electric, zero-emission N-GEN cargo vans in the San Francisco Bay Area, beginning

Trump has imposed tariffs on Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Office of the US Trade Representative has published a proposed list of products imported from China that could be subject to additional tariffs.
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Trump has imposed tariffs on Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The timing was ironic. Just as a trade war with China is heating up, a conflict that could hit United States agricultural producers particularly hard, the

Trump has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In the roller coaster ride that has been the process of rolling out the Trump steel and aluminum tariffs, President Donald Trump first announced measures against

Business class versus first class travel for executives of companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

If you’re a seasoned business-class traveler, have you ever wondered what exists “up front” ahead of your lie-flat seat as you board your airship to a

Trade war will impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Chinese government has announced plans to impose tariffs on 128 products from the United States, including pork and some fruits, in a response to President

New NAFTA would govern North American shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As the United States, Canada and Mexico head into the seventh round of the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement, there is a question

New refrigerated container will carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

PrimeLINE ONE, a new refrigerated shipping container developed through a joint initiative of Carrier Transicold and Singamas Container Holdings Ltd., a leading manufacturer of shipping containers,

New Mexico facility will process shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Third-party logistics provider Yusen Logistics has gained bonded status for its Bajio Logistics Center (BLC) in Mexico, which will enable customers to securely store cargo without