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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

India wants more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade with the US.

 

With India’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, visiting Washington tomorrow and Monday, the Atlantic Council has issued one of its memos to the president. “An Historic Opportunity

FMC allows discussion agreement to go forward at port of NYNJ which handles shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A tie vote yesterday at the Federal Maritime Commission will not prevent the Port of New York & New Jersey/OCEMA Discussion Agreement from going into effect

Energy plays an important role in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In his speech focusing on agriculture in Iowa on Wednesday, President Donald Trump heaped ridicule on wind energy, despite the fact that renewable energy makes up

New solution allows shippers to deliver more temperature controlled shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

FourKites, a provider of multimodal supply chain visibility solutions, has launched the industry’s first real-time temperature and location tracking solution for shippers. The offering will allow

data is important to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Data is the lifeblood of the modern global economy, yet 34 countries and counting have enacted unwarranted policy restrictions that make it more expensive and time

GT USA investment allows Port Canaveral to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Department of Commerce concluded its fourth SelectUSA Investment Summit on Tuesday, setting records for total registrations and participating international business representatives.
More than 3,000 people registered

Unemployment isn't caused by shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Recently, some have claimed that international trade is responsible for unemployment in the United States. It can be shown that over the last 40 years this

Developing alternative energy resources could generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States Department of Energy has announced up to $12 million in new projects to support the development of innovative technologies capable of generating reliable

retailes should take omnichannel approch to selling goods contained in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Much has been made recently of the eclipse of brick-and-mortar retail by ecommerce and the latest monthly sales figures appear to bear that out.
But a recent

Fewer container lines are carrying more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Japanese carriers NYK, MOL and K Line have announced the new name of their merged containership entity: Ocean Network Express (ONE). As well as confirming that

Exporters allege three African countries plan on banning US shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Office of the United States Trade Representative has announced the initiation of an out-of-cycle review of the eligibility of Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda to receive

BP report foresees more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade of US shale gas.

Natural gas will be the fastest-growing traditional global energy source, according to a recently-released BP report, growing faster oil and coal, and being led by United

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

There is a conflict between the administration and Congress over the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA). The administration zeroed out dollars for the agency’s budget

Container vessel carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade collided with US Navy ship.

US Seventh Fleet Commander Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin announced the commencement of an investigation into the fatal collision between the Navy destroyer USS Fitzgerald and a

US 3PL industry showed slow growth in the movement of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

2016 was a mediocre year for third-party logistics in the United States, according to a report recently released by Armstrong & Associates. Third-party logistics net revenues

Autonomous vessels will be used to carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is developing safe steering for the remote-monitored and controlled autonomous ships of the future. The new technology has been developed

GTMS manages shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Robert Waldrop, a Managing Director in KPMG LLP’s Global Trade Technology Services group, explains global trade management systems (GTMS), including their benefits and implementation challenges, as

Trump's new Cuba policy governs shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

With his announcement on Friday of a new United States policy toward Cuba, President Donald Trump attempted to walk a fine line between continued engagement with

EDA prmotes shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Foreign Direct Investment‭ (‬FDI‭) ‬plays an important role in the US economy.‭ ‬It leads to the creation of jobs,‭ ‬an increase in wealth and living standards,‭

Supply chain weakness jeopardizes shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In partnership with URICA, YouGov, a market research firm, published the first edition of the Supply Chain Funding index (SCFi) in Autumn 2016 with analysis from

Internet freedom can have an impact on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Among the range of complex foreign policy issues yet to be addressed by the Trump administration is a serious concern for global internet freedom. The growing

Japan wants US to rejoin TPP agreement that governs shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In early May, trade officials from every signatory country of the Trans-Pacific Partnership—other than the United States, the so-called TPP11—met in Toronto to discuss the future

Price war for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

It happens every single day in boardrooms across the world. Shipping executives huddle in the morning and decide how much they must lower prices in order

Using Instagram to genreate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Instagram,‭ ‬a social photo-sharing app,‭ ‬launched in‭ ‬2010,‭ ‬has surpassed its much older competitor,‭ ‬Twitter,‭ ‬as far as the number of users is concerned.‭ ‬Co-founder and

Ecommerce competes with distributors for more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Asset-light e-marketplaces and other nontraditional shopping channels, combined with shifting demographics, are upending industrial distributors’ inventory-heavy model more rapidly than previously thought. As a result, distributors

Reductions in manufacturing employment has been accompanied by increases in jobs with companies involved in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Contrary to public perception, US manufacturing and logistics industries experienced dramatic growth over the past generation, says a new report from Ball State University.
US manufacturing production

Mexico fined carriers of auto shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Board of Commissioners of the Mexican Federal Economic Competition Commission (COFECE) determined that seven shipping companies are responsible for committing “absolute monopolistic practices” by implementing agreements

US and Indonesia discuss shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Officials from the United States and Indonesia met earlier this week under their Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA), agreeing on next steps for expeditiously resolving

Infrastructure investments allow PortMiami to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

MAERSK SHANGHAI, a 10,081 TEU container ship, the largest to ever call a Florida deepwater port was at PortMiami this week.
The MAERSK SHANGHAI is part of

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

Lineage Logistics, one of the world’s largest temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics companies, announced yesterday it has acquired Partner Logistics, Europe’s leading cold storage provider and world’s

Former US officials discuss agreements governing shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Trade agreements and regulations have often been a source of controversy in the United States, but seldom been as hotly debated as now. Since taking office,

Normalized relations with Cuba leads to more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Amid reports that President Donald Trump will announce rollbacks as early as tomorrow to the Obama administration’s efforts to normalize relations with Cuba, the industry group

Economic data doesn't show much growth in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As expected, the Federal Reserve opted to raise interest rates 25 basis points yesterday, from 1.00 percent to 1.25 percent. This is the second increase in

UPS opens new Colombia facility to handle healthcare shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

UPS has announced the opening of its new healthcare-dedicated facility in Colombia. The 76,000-square-foot center represents UPS’s latest investment in healthcare logistics aimed at helping pharmaceutical,

China's economic model is not sustainable to growth in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

By almost any measure,‭ ‬China’s economic performance over the past four decades is as impressive as the Great Wall is long.‭ ‬Since the late‭ ‬1970s,‭ ‬the

EU accused US of subsidizing shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The World Trade Organization (WTO) has issued a compliance panel report rejecting almost all claims by the European Union that United States subsidies to Boeing harmed

Debt relief options for companies whether or not they have shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As the business environment gets tougher,‭ ‬more companies are being forced to borrow heavily,‭ ‬which in turn puts them at risk.‭ ‬Accessing credit has become easier

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

INTTRA, the ocean container shipping industry’s largest neutral electronic transaction platform and information provider, hosted executives at its Technology Summit 2017 in Hamburg, Germany recently, providing

FTA has meant more Colombia shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Colombia has become one of the top three providers of 64 goods to the United States, making it a commercial ally in more than just in

US-China deal will allow US beef shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States government announced yesterday steps toward commercial shipment of US beef and beef products to China for the first time since 2003.
The shipments result

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

The South Carolina Ports Authority announced the highest May container volume in its history, pushing fiscal year-to-date volumes past the port’s total fiscal year 2016 volume

UAE will see more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Coface, a worldwide leader in trade credit management solutions and risk information services, has published its first-ever corporate payment survey for the UAE region, which was

Should US exporters target China for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade?

Over the past several decades,‭ ‬China’s economic development has lifted hundreds of millions of Chinese out of poverty and resulted in a burgeoning middle class.‭ ‬Middle

Operation tested freedom of navigation for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade in the South China Sea.

Given President Donald Trump’s harsh rhetoric on the campaign trail regarding China trade issues, observers assumed that the Trump administration would aggressively pursue freedom of navigation

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

President Donald Trump wrapped up the White House’s Infrastructure Week on Friday with remarks at the Department of Transportation on ridding the system of regulatory impediments

Diplomatic crisis in Persian Gulf impacts shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

After the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Egypt broke diplomatic ties with Qatar over the weekend, global ocean carriers have felt the reverberations, as

Alaska Airlines delivers fish shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The season’s first shipment of fresh Copper River salmon made the 1,300-mile journey from Cordova, Alaska, to Seattle onboard an Alaska Airlines 737 one day in

Online purchases are representing more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Nearly half of avid US online shoppers bought items from international retailers, demonstrating the need for retailers to offer more personalized services as a way to

Attempts to decrease carbon footprint of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Chamber of Marine Commerce (CMC) is endorsing proposed international targets to reduce marine shipping’s carbon emissions per ton-kilometer by 50 percent by 2050 in order

Learning to deal with crossborder shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In the first of this three-part series,‭ ‬I introduced the challenges of crossborder selling.‭ ‬In Part‭ ‬2,‭ ‬I’ll dive into some specific pitfalls and lessons learned.
Pitfall‭

Sanctions have impact on US-Iran shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As the most significant and contentious achievement of the Obama administration’s foreign policy, the Iran nuclear deal has had an uncertain future since the November 2016

Using technology to manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Today we shop in our pajamas,‭ ‬comfortable behind our screens.‭ ‬For consumers,‭ ‬ecommerce‭ ‬has become our baseline service expectation‭ – ‬US retail grew by only two

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

The US Army Corps of Engineers released its Fiscal Year 2017 Work Plan which allocated $29.25 million towards the Delaware River Main Channel Deepening Project.
That money,

Container shipping companies are carrying more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The majority of container shipping lines lost money in the first three months of 2017, but higher rates and fast-growing demand will soon show on the

The port of Virginia is handling more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Port of Virginia moved 246,871 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) in May, representing growth of 12.5 percent when compared with the same month last year and

Tools are available to finance shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.
Watch this video from Bank of the West to learn about financial tools available to businesses that can make their supply chains more efficient and competitive.
Dredging will allow ports to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Two seaports in the United States will be the sole beneficiaries of allocations in the budget introduced by the Trump administration recently for fiscal year 2018

Saudi-China agreement promotes more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The longstanding business relationship between Saudi Aramco and China was further consolidated during the visit to Saudi Aramco last week of Li Wei, president of China’s

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

Amber Road, a provider of global trade management (GTM) solutions, has announced that the Renault-Nissan Alliance is partnering with Amber Road to help optimize its European

US oil shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade have been volatile.

The price of crude oil plummeted five percent yesterday, after the release of United States government data showing unexpected gluts in crude and fuels inventories.
A couple

Infrastructure improvements could facilitate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

“Crumbling infrastructure will be replaced with new roads, bridges, tunnels, airports, and railways gleaming across our very, very beautiful land,” President Donald Trump promised, in a

US Commerce Secretary Wilbut Ross discusses sugar shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In an interview yesterday on FOX Business Network’s Mornings with Maria, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said, of the US-Mexico sugar deal announced Tuesday, “We thought it

New tool allows carbon monitoring of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Arviem AG announced the launch of its new service, real-time carbon footprint monitoring in the logistics chain to support sustainability initiatives of clients. Arviem’s carbon emissions

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

Supersized container ships traveling through the newly expanded Panama Canal have been arriving at the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore since last year and the

US-Mexico deal governs sugar shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US sugar producers are complaining that an agreement announced yesterday between the United States and Mexico will allow Mexican exporters to continue to dump sugar in

Saudi iArabia is promoting more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

During the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) LAST week, Aramco conducted a business forum for North American companies to learn about opportunities to partner with Saudi Aramco

App manages truck shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Uber started with the idea of pressing a button and getting a ride. Six years and more than two billion trips later, the company has grown

Bank hub promotes more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

HSBC Commercial Banking has launched the HSBC Connections Hub, a digital platform designed to enable business customers to leverage HSBC’s global network to connect with trusted

Modernizing US air traffic control may allow the system to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump proposed yesterday to take the nation’s air traffic control system out of the hands of the federal bureaucracy and turn it over to

Experts predict more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Transplace, a provider of transportation management services and logistics technology, wrapped up its 15th annual Shipper Symposium in Austin, Texas last month. Former administrator of the

Ocean carriers are delivering more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A couple of weeks ago we argued that unexpectedly strong demand growth was one of the main causes of port congestion in China and as more

World Bank forecasts more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The World Bank forecasts that global economic growth will strengthen to 2.7 percent in 2017 as a pickup in manufacturing and trade, rising market confidence, and

US has deficit with China in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States trade deficit in goods with China ballooned by 13.8 percent year-over-year while the overall trade deficit increased by 5 percent since March as

Diesel power moves shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Hundreds of organizations honored the accomplishments and focused on the future growth of America’s national infrastructure during Infrastructure Week last month. With diesel equipment serving as

New UPS facility to process shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

UPS has announced plans for a new package processing hub in Goodyear, Arizona, a rapidly growing commercial and residential community west of Phoenix near the Loop

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

Free trade agreements (‬FTAs‭) ‬help countries export more outside their borders,‭ ‬gain better access to raw materials and vital components,‭ ‬and compete more successfully in the

US multinationals continue to invest to genraate shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In March‭ ‬2017,‭ ‬TMF Group,‭ ‬a global provider of corporate and administrative services,‭ ‬in association with Forbes Insights,‭ ‬canvassed the views of‭ ‬250‭ ‬C-suite Executives from

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

Business integrity and transparency have been making headlines in‭ ‬2017‭ ‬for a very good reason.‭ ‬Consumers today make the effort to do their research on companies

New technologies are needed to manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.
Thought leaders from transportation and logistics companies discuss the biggest challenges involved in migrating to new technologies, including change management and budget issues.
Digital technologies essential to managing shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.
Markus Sontheimer, chief information officer at DB Schenker, discusses the importance of digital technologies to freight forwarders and others involved in international trade.
US infrastructure upgrades are needed to handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) issued a report with recommendations for improving America’s roads and bridges. The study comes in the

Paris climate accord means more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump took the United States out of the Paris climate accord yesterday, to nearly unanimous condemnation from the US business community, policy experts, and

Driverless trucks will soon be delivering shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Governments must consider ways to manage the transition to driverless trucks in order to avoid potential social disruption from job losses, says a new report published

Japanese carriers expect to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (K Line), Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL), and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) have announced that their new joint venture (JV) will

XPO is helping NYC manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

XPO Logistics has announced that New York City Emergency Management (NYCEM) has renewed the company’s contract as logistics manager for the Logistics Shelter Support and Commodity

Improvements will allow airports to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao announced yesterday the Federal Aviation Administration will award $527.8 million in airport infrastructure grants to 584 airports across the

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

The Pier 4 reconfiguration is taking shape on the General Central Peninsula in the South Harbor of the Northwest Seaport Alliance, i.e., the port of Tacoma.

Macron's victory in France could mean more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The victory of Emmanuel Macron, the centrist candidate who defeated populist, far-right contender Marine Le Pen in the recent French elections, is being touted by pundits

Port Manatee is seeking to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Port Manatee and Guatemala are seeking to build upon their already significant relationship in the wake of a visit from a Guatemalan trade commissioner.
“Port Manatee is

3PL manages retailer's shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

XPO Logistics has announced the opening of a third regional distribution center for European Wax Center, one of the fastest growing beauty lifestyle brands in the

Investigating autonomous systems to transport shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has announced that its joint project with Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co. on developing a technological concept for autonomous ocean transport system,

Canada is looking for new partnerships for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.
Al Jazeera English examines Canada’s trade relations with the United States and its desire to explore new partnerships in the Middle East and Asia.
Deepening will allow port to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Charleston Harbor Deepening Project was named one of six “new starts” and received $17.5 million in construction funding in the US Army Corps of Engineers

International cooperation did little in 2016 to stimulate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The third annual Report Card on International Cooperation sharply downgraded its assessment of efforts to mitigate the world’s most vexing problems in 2016 to a C-,

Political violence jeopardizes shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Clements Worldwide, a provider of international insurance since 1947, is now offering high-limit Combined Liability coverage with worldwide jurisdiction and greater flexibility. The new coverage has

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

Broward County, Florida’s Port Everglades received unanimous approval from the Broward County Board of County Commissioners to begin a $437.5 million expansion project to add new

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

On May 16 to 17, 2017, the cavernous halls of the Georgia World Congress Center were buzzing at Atlanta’s ninth annual Georgia Logistics Summit. Nearly 1,200

Trump is obsessed with trade deficits of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

“Germany is one of the United States’ closest and strongest allies in Europe. US. relations with Germany are based on our close and vital relationship, as

In the future China will require fewer coal shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Coal consumption in the United States is driven by the power generation industry, and the move away form coal to natural gas has driven companies to

BAT would tax shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The US Congress has taken up tax reform and one of the key proposals put forth by House Republicans is the imposition of a border adjustment

trump budget could reduce US shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Trump administration sent its proposed budget for fiscal year 2018 to Capitol Hill last week, and it was astonishing for what it lacked, in light

Indian expert discuss shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade in light of protectionism.

Trade experts from India analyze the current wave of international trade protectionism and its implications for the global economy. Speakers include a former secretary of India’s

MTB can be applicable to US shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The original Miscellaneous Tariff Bill‭ (‬MTB‭) ‬legislation was introduced in the early‭ ‬1980s,‭ ‬with two main goals.‭ ‬The first was to help US manufacturers compete both

What SMEs need to know about shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Crossborder selling has become easy enough that small and medium-sized businesses from every corner of the economy want to take advantage of the global marketplace. According

Domestic intermodal often carries shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

When it comes to domestic intermodal, asset vs. non-asset is defined more in the eye of the beholder’s box ownership strategy.
The BNSF’s strategy is to not

Shipper uses pink packaging for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A South Africa-based self-lubricated polymer bearings and bushings manufacturer, Vesconite Bearings, is proud that lost packages are becoming a thing of the past.
This is following the

Icrebreakers would allow more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to carried through Arctic.

“The United States, through Alaska, is a significant Arctic nation with strategic, economic, and scientific interests,” asserts a new Council on Foreign Relations-sponsored (CFR) independent task

NAFTA governs North American shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

On May 18, United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer gave Congress the official 90-day notice of the government’s intent to renegotiate the terms of the North

Infrastructure investments facilitate shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As part of Infrastructure Week activities, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) and the the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) convened

New software for heavy haul trucking shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

FR8 Revolution, Inc., an Oakland-based company that develops free cloud-based tools to improve efficiency in freight transportation, has launched a fully integrated freight rate estimator and

UPS is carrying more hzmat shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

UPS has expanded its global dangerous goods shipping program by adding more than 400 new commodities that can be accepted in its global air network and

Digitization is coming to ocean shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Digitization is rapidly transforming the ocean container shipping industry, according to INTTRA. In a new whitepaper, “Blueprint 2032: How Technology Transforms Ocean Container Shipping,” INTTRA, the

Ocean carrier CMA CGM is carrying more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In an ocean shipping environment still affected by insufficient freight rates, CMA CGM has continued a positive trend begun end 2016, with further improvement in operating

Experts discuss policies surrounding shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.
  Experts at the Center for Strategic and International Studies discuss the current controversy surrounding in global trade, with more anti trade rhetoric and protectionism being advocated.
Forwarder handled difficult project shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Smart Logistics Group recently completed a project in which it moved four huge pieces on a breakbulk service of 25 40-foot open top containers.
First their planning

Yusen Logistics is using software to manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Yusen Logistics is now using CargoSmart‘s Route Master to gain insights and optimize its ocean route planning. Providing extensive information about 29 ocean carriers’ available services,

Infrastructure spending can speed shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

While United States metropolitan areas are economically strong with more than 300 metros experiencing job growth in 2016 and accounting for 95 percent of all the

Improvements allow Haifa port to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A new record for the biggest container ship ever to dock in Israel was set after the MSC Cristina sailed into Haifa Port earlier this month.
Haifa

UPS is using alternative fuels on vehicles carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

UPS has announced plans to build an additional six compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations and add 390 new CNG tractors and terminal trucks and 50

Pirates attempt ot board vessel with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A deadly fight between Somali pirates and a private security guard on board a cargo ship as pirates try to board the ship. The incident took

Proposed new tax would hit shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The US House of Representatives have begun hearings on tax reform, and Americans for Prosperity released a new study that examines and quantifies the likely damage

Cyber attack victimized companies that handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The recent global cyber attack has highlighted the dependence of many logistics companies, large and small, on vulnerable IT services and the impact security breaches can

Icebreakers are necessary to move shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade through the Arctic.

When President Donald Trump addressed graduates of the Coast Guard Academy last week, he pledged to build icebreaker ships that the Coast Guard has long sought

DHL will use robots to process shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

DHL Supply Chain announced that it will begin a pilot test using a collaborative, autonomous robotics within the life sciences sector at a facility in Tennessee.

New software for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

project44, a logistics and transportation connectivity and visibility provider, introduced new capabilities designed to enable multimodal visibility across a single user interface. project44’s expanded API-based platform

Boeing is trying to block Canadian shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Department of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has announced the initiation of new antidumping (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations to determine whether imports of 100-

Avoid ADD and CVD orders on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As an importer,‭ ‬you must ensure that proper visibility and attention is given to reduce or eliminate your company’s exposure to antidumping duties‭ (‬ADD‭) ‬and countervailing

USTR held discussions with Asia-Pacific countries on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer attended a meeting of trade ministers of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in Hanoi, Vietnam, May 20 to 21. The

The port of Oakland is handling more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Port of Oakland import cargo volume increased 19 percent in March over 2016 totals, according to figures released by the port. The the results contrast sharply

Ocean carriers are handling more hazardous shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Norway became the first signatory to a key compensation treaty covering the transport of hazardous and noxious substances (HNS) by ship.
The International Convention on Liability and

Extra charges can accumulate on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Intermodal shippers often wonder what the difference is between demurrage, detention, per diem, and storage charges. The confusion of the terms brings on additional frustration and

NAFTA governs North American shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

During the‭ ‬2016‭ ‬campaign,‭ ‬Donald Trump repeatedly and harshly criticized the‭ ‬23-year old North American Free Trade Agreement‭ (‬NAFTA‭)‬.‭ ‬Last month,‭ ‬the Washington Post reported that

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

A little-known annual American commemoration is coming up again on Monday, May 22, National Maritime Day. It was declared by Congress in 1933 to call attention

USTR says renegotiating NAFTA will yield more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer notified Congress yesterday that President Donald Trump intends to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
In the letter to

US government exploring deficits of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The US Department of Commerce and the United States Trade Representative held a public hearing yesterday to analyze the causes of persistent US trade deficits. Secretary

Nonmarket economies come under different policies pertaining to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) urged the International Trade Administration (ITA) to find that China is not a market economy for purposes of applying

Carmichael handles shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade between the US and Canada.

Carmichael International Service, one of North America’s largest customs brokerage and trade compliance specialists, has announced it is expanding into Detroit, Michigan with a new full-service

Free trade agreements govern shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Perhaps you are familiar with free trade agreements (FTA) that pertain to your home country or your region of the world. Is it possible that other

Investments required to move more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In conjunction with Infrastructure Week (May 15 to 19), the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA),

Phasing out the use of heavy fuel oil tot power ships carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A report published by the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) finds that using heavy fuel oil in Arctic shipping creates such great risks compared to

US participation in global fahsion industry involves more than shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

When you think haute couture, you think of the fashion capitals of the world – Milan, Paris, New York, London, and Tokyo. But whether we’re talking

Companies are managing more complex supply chains of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

GEODIS is sharing the latest insights about supply-chain challenges that face market stakeholders and shows where they feel potential for improvement can be found. The findings

Commerce levied duties on Japan and Turkey steel shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

United States Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced yesterday the final determinations of antidumping (AD) and countervailing duties (CVD) investigations, finding that imports of steel reinforcement

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

A GE-Port of Los Angeles partnership launched a pilot at APM Terminals with Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC). Home Depot is also participating in

Reshoring leads to fewer shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

For the first time in decades, more manufacturing jobs are returning to the United States than are going offshore. The combined reshoring and foreign direct investment

Large containership can carry more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

OOCL announced the naming of its latest containership, the OOCL Hong Kong, at a christening ceremony held at the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard on Geoje Island.

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

Americold has announced that it has purchased a temperature-controlled storage facility in San Antonio, Texas, adding another state-of-the-art food distribution center to its growing network. The

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

On the heels of record-breaking container volumes in March and April, the South Carolina Ports Authority celebrated another milestone with the arrival of the biggest container

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

The Philadelphia International Airport hosted Building America’s Future and Airports Council International – North America yesterday, along with numerous members of the Philadelphia congressional delegation, to

USTR works on deals involving shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Vice President Mike Pence administered the oath of office to Robert Lighthizer yesterday, installing him as the new United States Trade Representative. Lighthizer was confirmed by

Trumps policy impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump at one time vowed to label China a currency manipulator but never did. He suggested that he would withdraw the United States from

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

The Port of Virginia moved 225,196 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) in April, which
is growth of 4.6 percent when compared with the same month last year. The

Comments by Trump call into question US-Canada free trade in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) was often a hot topic during campaign season and during the early days of the Trump administration, but attention

Psssst. You looking for a port?
Well, you’ve come to the right place. What? No, we’re not a port, but we know a few. In fact, we

When a U.S. spice company sent its products to Japan, it suffered an unwelcome surprise: A food supplier had irradiated the spice to kill vermin. The

Fire on ocean vessel carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A fire that broke on a ship carrying petroleum products reportedly killed one person at Al Hamriya Port, Sharjah, UAE, and injured four others. Reports indicate

US-China trade deal will result, for some sectors, of more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

While the the new US-China trade agreement announced last week will likely benefit US agricultural exporters and financial institutions, some are disappointed that the initial report

Expanding air cargo service to carry more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

After an immensely successful partnership moving both imports and exports via weekly wide-body freighter service to Rickenbacker International Airport in Columbus, Ohio, Trinity Logistics USA and

More shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade are transiting the St. Laurence Seaway.

Spring cargo numbers from the St. Lawrence Seaway and US ports are signaling a better year for Great Lakes-Seaway shipping.
According to the latest figures from the

ZIM is carrying more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Israel-based ocean carrier ZIM reported improved financial numbers in the first quarter of 2017. Its operating cash flow was $33.8 million, compared to negative $14.6

Compnay presents future vision for handling shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Cargo equipment specialist Kalmar presents its vision of how cargo handling will take place at terminals in 2060.
Data will fundamentally change the way world trade operates,

China's infrastructure initiative aims at genrating more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

China’s biggest diplomatic event of the year is on May 14–15, when President Xi Jinping will welcome leaders from 28 countries and delegates from 110 countries

The G7 talks will avoid discussions on issues involving shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin is front and center on the world stage today and tomorrow as he attends two days of G7 finance

US-China economic talks include issues of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States Department of Commerce released a report yesterday on the progress made in US-China talks following the meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese

Maersk Line is carrying more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A.P. Moller – Maersk reported profits of $253 million for the first quarter of 2017 in a report released yesterday. Profits were at the same level

Department of Commerce is examining tube shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced the initiation of new countervailing duty (CVD) and/or antidumping duty (AD) investigations of cold-drawn mechanical tubing from China, Germany,

Freight index presents partial picture because it does not include all shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry in the United States, fell 1.5

Proposals for a progressive approch to negotiating future deals governing shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 

Jared Bernstein, a former chief economist for former Vice President Joe Biden, and Lori Wallach, director for Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch, outline a progressive approach

The Jones Act requires US vessels to carry loads that are not shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Statoil Wind US, a wind-energy company and subsidiary of the Norwegian mostly government-owned oil company, is looking for projects to invest in the United States.
Statoil is

The port of Long Beach in april handled more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

More ships calling at the Port of Long Beach in April thanks to new business and changes to vessel deployments helped to push container volumes 16.5

Ways to reduce duties on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Apparel and textile importers ought to expect a thank-you card from the United States government. That’s because they pay 42 percent of all import customs duties

Autonomous vessel will be used to carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
The vessel YARA Birkeland will be the world’s first fully electric and autonomous container ship, with zero emissions. Operation is planned to start in the latter

Container carriers enter into alliances to carry more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In testimony yesterday before a United States Senate subcommittee, federal maritime commissioners defended the ocean carrier alliance system and the agency’s role in regulating competition among

NYNJ project would allow shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to be transferred across the harbor by rail instead of truck.

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has issued a request for proposals for consultants to conduct the Tier II Environmental Impact Study and

South Carolina ports are handling more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The South Carolina Ports Authority announced its strongest April container volumes on record, with 189,315 twenty foot-equivalent units (TEUs) handled last month.
In addition to being the

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

At 1,200 feet long and 158 feet wide, the containership COSCO Development is a behemoth. It is 100-plus feet longer that the United States Navy’s newest

FMC refused to pass on legality of information sharing among ocean carriers of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

On May 2, the Federal Maritime Commission refused to approve a Tripartite Agreement filed by the Japanese carriers Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd (K Line), Mitsui O.S.K.

Alakska could be handling more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.
With melting ice caps, the Bering Strait may become a new passage for global trade routes. So how will this new trade route impact Alaska?
DPP provides service to buyer in transactions involving shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

While the Delivered Duty Paid model is not the latest invention, it is definitely gaining ground in Global Trade Management (GTM). The DDP model is based

Border adjustment taxes would yield more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade for the US.

The House Republican business tax reform plan may be heading for political defeat. Senate support is absent, House Republicans are divided, and Democrats oppose it.
However, the

Alibaba has gnerated shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

By 2035, ecommerce giant Alibaba could generate about 30 percent of all the jobs available in China’s digital economy, according to a new report from management

Trump's policies will impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

One hundred days into the Trump Administration, American businesses should not be concerned with what President Trump promised and what he has accomplished. Rather, businesses should

Blockchain technology will facilitate finance for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Say hello to the decentralized economy: the blockchain is about to change everything. In this lucid explainer of the complex (and confusing) technology, Bettina Warburg describes

US trade deficit with Mexico and Japan is growing for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The US trade deficit with Mexico and Japan was found to be growing at an alarming rate following the release of the March 2017 US International

Building coal port would mean more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Washington Department of Ecology has completed its environmental review for the largest proposed coal export terminal in North America.
The in-depth report details how the proposed

New oil and gas leasing shold generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke last week signed two orders aimed at unleashing US offshore energy potential. The first order directs the Bureau of Ocean

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

The arrival of Madrid Maersk at the Chinese port of Tianjin on April 27 marked the first of 27 ships that will join Maersk Line’s fleet

How to get SMEs to ship more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
In many countries micro, small and medium-sized enterprises are responsible for the bulk of job creation, economic dynamism, and innovation. But most times they do not

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

As of June 30, the $1.6 billion raising of the Bayonne Bridge roadway will allow the world’s ultra-large, environmentally friendly container vessels to pass beneath the

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

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) is applauding Congress for approving the 2017 Omnibus Appropriations Bill, which will maintain or increase funding for several programs

Freight forwarder will use artificial intelligence to manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

ClearMetal, the predictive logistics company, announced today that leading freight forwarder Panalpina is engaging with its machine learning and artificial intelligence technology to unlock new efficiencies

ITA predicts more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade for oil and gas equipment.

US Acting Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Ken Hyatt issued a new report earlier this week that predicts increases in global oil and gas

By successfully introducing Brits to an “exotic” product and assuring the quality and reliability of its supply chain, Scott Farms’ sweet potatoes are now on firm

A positive balance in US shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade would lead to more US investments abroad.

We often hear of state and federal officials chasing after foreign investment dollars, trying to bring money into the United States.
Recently a dozen CEO’s of foreign

Chnaging how trade balances are measured would exagerate the US deficit in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Gary Clyde Hufbauer of the Peterson Institute for International Economics contends that a proposal under consideration in the Trump administration to change the way trade balances

US SMBs expect more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade in 2017.

Despite rumblings of a trade war, Brexit moving forward, and growing populist movements, data released by currency exchange provider OFX show over half (57 percent) of

US warned Mexico on sugar shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

After negotiations reached an impasse earlier this week, the Department of Commerce formally notified the Government of Mexico its intention to resume the collection of antidumping

Trump may restrict shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

On April 19, 2017, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross initiated an investigation on the effects of steel imports on US national security, under Section 232 of the

Commerce is investigating shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade from China and Vietnam.

The Department of Commerce announced earlier this week its decisions to initiate antidumping (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations of imports of certain tool chests and

Remaining TPP nations are discussing remaining in the accord which would govern shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Trade officials from every signatory country of the Trans-Pacific Partnership—other than the United States—have been meeting in Toronto yesterday and today to discuss the future of

TPP could continue as an agreement that governs shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Jeffrey J. Schott of the Peterson Institute for International Economics explains how President Trump’s ill-advised decision to withdraw the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership could

Warehouse software enables handling of more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A new logistics center operated by DocMorris, Europe’s largest mail-order pharmacy, in the European business park Avantis, located on the border between Germany and the Netherlands,

Packaging innovations for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

UPS and Sealed Air Corporation have announced the opening of a Packaging Innovation Center in Louisville, Kentucky on the UPS Supply Chain Solutions campus.
The center will

Will the U.S. play the Section 301 card against China? Doubtful. To refresh your memory, Section 301 is an unfair trade enforcement provision of the 1974

Chinese ports have been seeing more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Chinese ports are currently encountering a nasty bout of congestion brought on by a number of coalescing factors. Bad weather, the restructuring of alliance networks, ever

Congress has final authority over policies governing shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The US Constitution grants Congress full and final authority over trade policy. But, since the 1930s, Congress has increasingly granted more authority to the president. Today,

LNG vehicles now carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

UPS has announced plans to build an additional six compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations and add 390 new CNG tractors and terminal trucks and 50

App is used to rack shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Airspace Technologies, a technology-enabled logistics company specializing in time-critical shipments, announced today that the Driver Partner App is now available for download on the App Store

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

The Port of Virginia moved 220,376 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) in February, 351 TEUs lower than February 2016, but placing its fiscal-year-to-date growth at 6.9 percent.
The

Banks today find themselves in a rigorous regulatory environment. Financial institutions worldwide have regulators breathing down their necks, making sure they are not in violation of

exim Bank finances US shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Public debate over whether to continue to operate the US Export-Import Bank, EXIM as it’s known, has less to do with how its run (that’s the

US Commerce Department placed duties on turkish steel shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The US Department of Commerce (DoC) announced its preliminary decision in the Turkish rebar countervailing duty and anti-dumping investigations, which were filed upon complaint of domestic

Commerce Secretary directed to investigate violations associated with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Saturday establishing a White House office of trade and manufacturing policy. He appointed Peter Navarro, already head of

Hyperloop will be used to move shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

TransPod, a startup that is building a hyperloop system for commercial transportation, recently opened three offices to support global growth and accelerate the development of a

Territorial tax system would benefit US exporters with more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Last week the Trump administration released the outlines of the president’s proposal for tax reform. While some of the provisions are critical for boosting US economic

Intellectual property protecyions lead to eccccccccccccccccccomic growth and more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

World Intellectual Property Day was marked last week, an important moment to consider the critical relationship between intellectual property (IP) protection and innovation. Just as we

A growing economy means more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Consumers took a “wait and see” attitude in the first quarter of 2017 amid fiscal policy and geopolitical uncertainty. GDP came in at a lackluster 0.7

American manufacturing is in the midst of a renaissance. While the sector has been riding a wave of automation, increased efficiencies and changing macroeconomic forces, manufactures

is investigating aluminum shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump signed an executive order yesterday, directing Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross to expedite an existing investigation of aluminum imports.
The investigation was begun under

Border tax could impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Trump administration announced its tax plan on Wednesday, calling it the largest corporate tax cut in history. The proposal includes a significant reduction in the

Trump's insistence on building border wall may be connected to his policy with Mexico regarding shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In a manic attempt to make good on a campaign promise before the end of his first 100 days in office, President Trump tried to make

Maersk is digitizing its carriage of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Global transport and logistics provider Maersk announced on Wednesday that it has joined forces with Microsoft in a strategic move to revolutionize supply-chain management and global

New regulations, innovative technologies and changes in the coal market are fueling new trends in rail shipping. While rail has often remained the most efficient means

Explosion occured on vessel carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The two surviving crewmembers of the bulk carrier Tamar explosion were medevaced yesterday by a Portuguese aircrew along with three New York Air National Guard’s 106th

NAFTA will continue to govern North American shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Hours after the White House signaled that President Donald Trump was considering an executive order which would withdraw the United States from the North American Free

China slowdown has reduced coal shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

“There is no future for coal in the United States.”
So said Jim Rogers, former CEO of Duke Power, the largest electric utility in the US, at

EPA program seeks to reduce emissions associated with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Transplace, a provider of transportation management services and logistics technology solutions, announced that Welch’s, Del Monte Foods, Inc. and other leading shippers have successfully completed 2016

SEKO Logistics is investing to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

SEKO Logistics is keeping pace with growth in UK retailers’ online sales by investing in a further 152,000 square-foot logistics center to support its omnichannel services

NAFTA has led to more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump may sign an executive order setting in motion a process for withdrawing the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement, several

World Bank forecasdts higher prices for energy shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The World Bank is forecasting higher prices for industrial commodities, principally energy and metals, in 2017 and next year.
The World Bank in its April Commodity Markets

Trump cmmentson controversies surrounding US-Canada shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump commented yesterday on the countervailing duties imposed on Canadian softwood lumber imports and on the controversy surrounding United States exports of certain dairy

BAT would have impact on NAFTA shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The imposition of a border adjustment tax (BAT), as proposed by some in the Trump administration and Congress, would have major impacts on international trade, employment,

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

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has accepted the City of St. Louis’s preliminary application for St. Louis Lambert International Airport to participate in the agency’s Airport

Amazon made site selction decisions in New Jerey for warehouses to process shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Amazon.com has announced plans to open three additional fulfillment centers in New Jersey. The new sites in Cranbury Township, Edison, and Logan Township will create more

US imposed preliminary countervailing duties on Canadian softwood lumber shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced last night the preliminary determination in the countervailing duty (CVD) investigation of softwood lumber from Canada.
Today, he appeared at

Policymakers can help SMEs with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
What are the factors that help or hinder small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to do business internationally?
Asian Development Bank Institute presents Arancha González, Executive Director of

Seatrade increased capacity to carry referigerated shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Expanding its refrigerated container capabilities with an eye toward reducing energy consumption, Seatrade Group N.V. has acquired more than 2,400 Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE container refrigeration units,

Automation allows warehouse to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Winkel GmbH, a specialist in intelligent handling systems, has delivered five of its high-performance Fast Pick stations to a major Swedish electronics retailer.
The stations will enable

Diesel powered vehicles deliver most shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The US Environmental Protection Agency has announced the availability of grant funding to modernize the nation’s diesel fleet by retrofitting or replacing vehicles with cleaner, more

Administration is investigating steel shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

At the end of last week, Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross launched an investigation on all foreign steel imports under what is known as a Section

The US and Mexico share growing volumes of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Woodrow Wilson Center’s Mexico Institute presents a video focusing on economic interdependence. Mexico Institute Deputy Director, Chris Wilson provides an overview of the scope and

Commerce has initated investigations on hardwood and steel shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced the initiation and preliminary decisions of antidumping (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations last week, by the Department of

Alliance carriers now deliver most container shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

THE Alliance made its first call to the Port of Philadelphia’s Packer Avenue Marine Terminal (PAMT) last week as part of its Northern European, AL1 (Atlantic

Alliance shipping companies carry most ocean cotnainer shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The 2017-18 ocean shipping contract season is underway. As you evaluate your budget and ponder the best way to approach negotiations, you will want to keep

uSING AUTOMATION TO MANAGE EXCEPTIONS FOR OCEAN shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In the ocean transportation industry, exceptions can happen and exceptions can hurt.
Whether the exception occurs on land or on the water, tight margins mean that unrecognized

3PL manages shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Europe-based emergency logistics specialist Evolution Time Critical has announced the opening of a new office in Atlanta. The automotive expert is establishing the new control center

Trump slams Canada on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

While signing an executive order mandating an investigation of dumped steel, President Donald Trump took a detour to bash the United States’ largest trading partner, Canada.
“I

The growth of the global middle class presents opportunities for more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In the last seven years, since the publication of projections suggesting that the middle class in developing countries was about to surge, four relevant developments have

Guide to export control compliance for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Senior managers focus on increasing productivity, reducing costs, developing products, and winning customers. Export control compliance is often considered a burden.
Why is it important? Who’s responsible?

Value oif brands of coimpanies that carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Every year, leading valuation and strategy consultancy Brand Finance values the brands of thousands of the world’s biggest companies. Brands are first evaluated to determine their

Seeking technology innovation for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Maersk and Ericsson are partnering with Silicon Valley’s Plug and Play to develop innovative ideas in transport and logistics through the support of startup companies. Startups

Emerging market firms are now leading in many areas involving shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Western corporations that dominated global industries until quite recently are increasingly facing competition from emerging-market economies, especially China. The last decade witnessed astonishing growth in China,

Political risks impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Global trade credit insurer Coface released its quarterly economic update for country and sector risk. The main surprise of early 2017 is the rise in business

Tips for companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade expanding to China.

You’ve decided you want to expand your business into China. The growth opportunity seems too good to pass up, but the list of challenges can be

Innovation is important for companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

It’s often said that all it takes to change a person’s life – or the life of a business – is one big idea.
While it’s true

Presidential policies could impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump signed another executive order yesterday, this one dubbed Buy American, Hire American. The policy, as described by the president, was to maximize the

EXIM helps finance shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Last week was one of reversals for President Donald Trump. Within the space of 24 hours, he pivoted 180 degrees on four different issues.
Trump went from

Trump's policies may violate WTO rules on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald J. Trump has signed a number of executive orders intending to cut through or eliminate regulatory processes to get infrastructure projects up and running

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

UPS has announced the addition of six stations to its Preferred full and less-than-container load (FCL and LCL) multimodal rail service between Europe and China. The

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

Industrial development will soon create hundreds of new jobs at the Port of Oakland.  The challenge: finding enough skilled workers to fill them.  That was the

Maintaining euipment is important for companies imnvolved with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

If your business is engaged with heavy industrial processes, then you’ll be reliant on the right equipment in order to do this successfully. The best equipment

Shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade have an impact on employment.

 
The WTO launched a Trade Dialogues lecture series examining the effects of trade and technology on job markets. At this event, Prof. Marc-Andreas Muendler discussed the

US port are seeing more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Imports at the nation’s major retail container ports should see double-digit year-over-year increases for the next two months as a growing economy increases the demand for

Entrepreneurs are shaking up industry that carries ocean shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Nor-Shipping has revealed the shortlist for its Young Entrepreneur Award 2017, with the final four nominees championing innovations with the potential to transform key areas within

International aid generates shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
Andrew Mitchell, the former Secretary of State for the UK’s Department for International Development (DfID) makes the conservative case for development. During Mitchell’s time as head

New system will allow canalto handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In response to growing traffic through the waterway, the Panama Canal announced that it will launch a state-of-the-art vessel scheduling and maritime resource management system to

A renegotiated NAFTA could yield more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Trump signed an executive order that mandates review of all US trade deals currently in place. White House press secretary Sean Spicer said in late

The Port of Oakland invests in renewal energy to run facilities that handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Port of Oakland has approved an $8.9 million deal to purchase solar power for the next 20 years. The port said its municipal utility will

Deficits in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade aren't necessarily bad.

 
Gary Clyde Hufbauer explains that at times of high growth, a US trade deficit can actually help the economy—but when economic slowdowns occur, trade deficits can

Predictive technologies will be playing a bigger role in managing shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The $2.6 trillion logistics industry is primed for digital disruption. The shift is being driven by numerous factors, including overwhelming complexity in the supply chain, understanding

Company integrated software to manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

While benefiting from integration between its high-performing EDI and ERP solutions, a forward-looking manufacturer wanted to further increase automation by integrating ERP with an ecommerce platform.
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Commentary on proposals to tax shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
Chad Bown of the Peterson Institute explains why the border tax proposal in Congress could lead to unprecedented retaliation by US trading partners under World Trade

UK companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade are seeking to locate elsewhere.

Britain’s decision to leave the European Union was the beginning of the end of an era of unified political and economic purpose among European nations that

Justics Department aggressively enforces FCPA against companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In a new report highlighting trends in the enforcement of the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), Bass, Berry & Sims predicts ongoing robust prosecutions, continued

US withdrew from initiative that romtes transparency of supply chains of extractive shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Department of the Interior has halted US efforts to seek validation by the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI), a global anti-corruption effort to bring openness

Trump's policies impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
Gary Clyde Hufbauer of the Peterson Institute says the US president’s directives to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and kill US participation in

DHL increasing investments in US to handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

DHL eCommerce, a division of Deutsche Post DHL Group, announced the expansion of its ecommerce order fulfillment service available for merchants in North America with the

US-China shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade is less ties to currency manipulation.

 
Why hasn’t Trump slapped China with the currency manipulation label? Probably because they’re not. C. Fred Bergsten of the Peterson Institute says President Trump’s proposal to

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

Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross is asking for input from American manufacturers to learn about the unnecessary burdens manufacturers face from federal permitting and regulatory requirements.
This

Tax policy impacts shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
The Peterson Institute for International Economics held a conference to discuss border tax adjustment and corporate tax reforms. Jason Furman, former chair of the Council of

Considerations in doing business in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade with China.

With a landmass that covers more than the whole of America and also a population of over a billion, it’s fair to say that China is

Drones delivering shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Since mid-March, Swiss Post, the Ticino EOC hospital group, and drone manufacturer Matternet have been successfully conducting initial drone flights in Lugano. In the future, modern

Recycling shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade at airport.

Gatwick Airport and DHL Supply Chain today formally open a new waste management plant, becoming the first airport in the world to turn airport waste, such

Political vioence evenss impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Violent political events are up dramatically over the last year with one in four global organizations feeling the impact, as reported in the latest edition of

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

 
Brexit will not only affect EU-UK’s trade policies, but it will also have an impact on global trade. This program from the Bruegel Institute analyzes what

Commerce investigated Chinese chemical shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States Department of Commerce has finalized determinations in an antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigation of chemical imports, including HEDP, from the

Proposals to tax shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
Caroline Freund of the Peterson Institute for International Economics explains the logic, benefits, costs, and politics of separate proposals advanced by President Trump and Republicans in

Port authorities in discussion agreement on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Port authorities in Virginia and Georgia will be allowed to engage in discussions about a variety of commercial and operational topics as a result of the

China's overland infrastructure will move shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
China has put forward an ambitious program to develop overland infrastructure links to connect Asia and Europe, as have other Eurasian countries.
The Reconnecting Asia project maps

With disappearing Arctic ice, northern routes can be used to transport shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Arctic sea ice appears reached its annual maximum extent on March 7, 2017, the lowest maximum in the 38-year satellite record. The area extended over 5.57

Software can screen restrictions against shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Bans and restrictions can grow into serious trade barriers unless businesses keep track of them and efficiently integrate them into their business processes. This is especially

Apps and chatbots vie to take orders for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The user end of the supply chain has a huge effect on the whole thing. It’s for this reason that the current fight between apps and

IMF director discusses shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), discusses a new study by IMF staff explaining the reasons for the global productivity growth slowdown

Distributors are necessary to seell shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Companies that have had some export success selling though distributors often reach a point where their sales growth flattens or stalls, or they are pulled in

Global institutions subvert US manufactuers and their shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) joined thirteen other manufacturing groups today in launching Engaging America’s Global Leadership (EAGL) – a new coalition to address a

Impacts of new alliances on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

On April 1, while many Americans were indulging in the levity of practical jokes, a major milestone was taking place in the world of global trade

Trump-Xi talks didn't do much to immediately impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

For anyone expecting fireworks or drama to emerge from the Trump-Xi meetings, the summit was surely a disappointment. The administration released few details on the trade

Jobs grew among US manufacturers, some of which have shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

When non-farm payroll employment rose by 235,000 in February, some speculated it was a Trump Bump. Now that the numbers for March are in, and aren’t

Trade deals are about more than shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

 
Joshua Meltzer, senior fellow for global economy and development at Brookings, discusses how the United States enters into trade agreements with other countries both for economic

Infrastructure investments could involve shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

We haven’t heard much in the way of details lately about President Donald Trump’s infrastructure plans, one of his main promises while on the campaign trail.

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