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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

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.
Commerce preliminarily determined that

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.

Singapore can be gateway for US shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to ASEAN.

2016 marked 50 years of official diplomatic ties between Singapore and the United States, and coincided with the two nations reaffirming their relationship through the renewal

Jones Act requires US-flag vessel to carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade between US points.

Furie Operating Alaska LLC, a natural gas and oil exploration and production company in Cook Inlet, Alaska, has agreed to pay $10 million to satisfy a

Trump and Xi will be discussing shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As Presidents Trump and Xi meet at Mar-a-Lago, trade is one of the two big issues on the agenda, along with North Korea. The smart strategy

Trump-Xi agenda includes shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump has promised tough trade negotiations beginning today with Chinese President Xi Jinping to stop American job losses. What’s at stake in Mar-a-Lago? The

Onfleet is exmpanding to process more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

After building up a strong roster of hundreds of on-demand and ecommerce customers in the US, Onfleet today announces that its logistics and route optimization platform

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

From the campaign trail to President Trump’s first address to a joint meeting of Congress to ongoing commentary from major retail executives, there is no question

Forum to discuss global expansion with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Executive Next Practices Institute, Orange County Chapter, has announced that Disney’s Richard Ramsay and others will speak at its 2017 Global Expansion, Technology and Talent Forum

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

The first-ever summit between President Donald Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping will be getting underway today at the president’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.
Security concerns, in

US deficit of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade feel in February.

In February 2017, the US trade deficit stood at $43.6 billion compared to $45.6 billion in February 2016. In February 2017, exports of goods and services

Fire broke out on ship while carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Sri Lanka Navy, with assists from the Indian Navy and Coast Guard, fought a fire on board the 13,798 TEU MSC Daniela which took place

Technology provides visbility to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Arviem announced today its strategic partnership with SICPA, a global provider of secured identification, traceability, and authentication solutions and services. Thanks to SICPA’s integrated security solutions,

Increased volumes should not slow down shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

International e-commerce is thriving now more than ever. Over the past few years, this industry has only seen growth — global B2C e-commerce sales reached more

Port of Oand expects steady shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade under the new alliances.

Port of Oakland officials said that they expect to take on changes to container shipping alliances with little disruption. The news should be welcomed by importers

DB Cargo UK carries shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

DB Cargo UK has transported the luxury Belmond British Pullman parlor car Phoenix through the Channel Tunnel – the first time that such an historic carriage

Tight labor makret would push up costs for ocmpanies involved with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The jobs report for February from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed an unemployment rate of 4.7 percent, considerably lower than the historical average of 5.8

New forwarder platform handles shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Damco, global provider of freight forwarding and supply chain management services, has announced the launch of the startup Twill, a digital freight forwarder designed to simplify

Aim of global trade shold be more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Trump is right that China is flouting global trade rules to the detriment of the United States, says the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF).

Manufacturers want to be sending more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Fresh off the heels of the third straight month of manufacturing job growth, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) released the first Manufacturers’ Outlook Survey since

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

I voted last week to allow the agreement styled the Maersk/MSC/HMM Strategic Cooperation Agreement to go forward. The parties to the agreement are Maersk Line, Mediterranean

Trump's orders pertain to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

“Thousands of factories have been stolen from our country,” said President Donald Trump, upon signing two executive orders pertaining to international trade. “But these voiceless Americans

The US government prosecutes cases of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to sanctioned parties.

On March 7, 2017, Chinese telecommunications company, Zhongxing Telecommunications Equipment Corp. (ZTE), signed on to three separate settlement agreements with the United States, agreeing to pay

AApp estimates emissions of vessels carrying hipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

ZIM’s ECO Data calculator, available free on ZIM’s website, provides customers and partners with estimated carbon dioxide and sulfur oxide gas emissions from ZIM vessels.
The ECO

XPO will handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade for Grower.

XPO Logistics has secured a multi-million, long-term agreement with Gower Furniture, a manufacturing unit of Nobia AB. Gower is a leading supplier of kitchens to the

Better infrastructure could handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Transportation labor leaders have laid out a strategy focused on shaping President Donald Trump’s $1 trillion transportation infrastructure package and tackling challenges faced by transportation workers.
But

Combined carriers could deliver more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The merger of Hapag-Lloyd and United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has been halted. The German shipping line and some banks involved in the deal are seeking

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

President Donald Trump appears to be advising United States companies to avoid doing business with China. His reason: the trade deficits the US runs up with

NH governmentoffice helps companies find more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The NH Office of International Commerce, in partnership with The Provident Bank, offers timely and informative training seminars that help you find, and grow in, international

Theeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee relationship with th eEU has generated more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

It’s not a bad idea to challenge the assumptions underlying United States policies. It helps ensure that policymakers continue to promote US interests.
But on the question

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

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) HAS announced the launch of a campaign that will advocate for transportation infrastructure investment on behalf of the nation’s

Global ports saw more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade in the fourth quarter of 2016.

Over the last couple of years the global container port industry has generally become used to modest growth rates being the new norm and the third

FTAs generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Economists usually find nothing but good from FTAs. But free trade agreements are coming under increasing fire in political circles. Are the economists right or the

Alaksa pipeline project could yield more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Alaska Governor Bill Walker has asked President Donald Trump to support a $45 billion gas pipeline as part of a proposed $1 trillion plan to rebuild

Autonomous ships will soon carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Rolls-Royce announced three developments in its autonomous and smart shipping efforts this week.
Rolls-Royce and MacGregor signed a memorandum of understanding to explore the impact of developments

Larger ships can carry more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. has announced that the world’s largest containership, MOL Triumph, was delivered from Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. on March 27.
MOL’s newest vessel,

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

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) will celebrate Western Hemisphere Ports Day on Tuesday, April 4. The association will recognize the industry’s role in supporting

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

President Donald Trump signed an executive order yesterday at the headquarters of the Environmental Protection Agency that purported to roll back much of former President Obama’s

Meeting at FMC about shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Federal Maritime Commission Acting Chairman Michael Khouri and three of his fellow commissioners hosted a delegation of Washington-based foreign diplomats who specialize in maritime matters where

Mexico ran a surprise surplus in February of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Mexico delivered a trade surplus of $684 million in February, according to official figures, compared to A $350 million deficit expected by economists surveyed by Bloomberg.

FCPA applies to companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

International anti-corruption enforcement has never been more coordinated, aggressive or costly. Last year was a record-breaking year for global enforcement, and – simply based on the

Trump buddget hurts US exporters of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Trump administration released the first document of its proposed budget for the 2018 fiscal year last week. The document only covers discretionary programs (those with

Prediction of more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

I may be wrong, but 90 percent of President Trump’s trade rhetoric may just be pre-negotiating posturing. Keep in mind that developers are master negotiators. For

US-Mexico relationship involves shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Much more than the Rio Grande now separates the policies of the US and Mexican governments. Mexico will have a major presidential election next year, in

Growth in Africa means more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

We’ve heard it all before: ‭“‬Africa in Free-Fall‭” ‬or‭ “‬Failure to Launch.‭”
Indeed over the past few years,‭ ‬economic growth in Africa has stalled,‭ ‬falling to approximately‭

New CEVA site will handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s largest supply chain management companies has opened a state-of-the-art shared-user warehouse at the new iPort intermodal logistics park on the

Zim carries shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

ZIM has introduced the final phase of its new network, to begin April 2017.
ZIM’s new service ZIM MED PACIFIC (ZMP), will serve both the Asia-Pacific Northwest

Trump's budget jeopardizes shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross tried to put on a brave face when explaining the 16-percent cutback that President Trump’s proposed budget makes to his department.

Blockchan technology can hel facilitate payments fro shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.
Vivek Ramachandran, global head of product and propositions for global trade and receivables finance at HSBC, explains the importance of blockchain for international trade.
Amerber Road solution will help Aas manage China shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Conducting international trade within China can be difficult and complex. Adidas China needed an automated solution to help reduce manual-based operations, minimize clearance delays and compliance

Invest in tools to move 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. This series outlines the key

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

Dentons, the global law firm, recently released its Global Regulatory Trends to Watch in 2017. In this five-part series, we are publishing excerpts from the report

The US Coast Guard protects shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Contrary to the reporting in some media outlets earlier this month, which speculated that the United States Coast Guard’s budget would be cut by 14 percent

Zambia requires better transportation infrastructure to move shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Zambia has called for increased international cooperation to achieve sustainable transportation at the national and regional levels.
Speaking at the World Bank’s briefing on the Sustainable Mobility

Business park accommodates companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Makita USA, a manufacturer of industrial power tools, has purchased a 227,230 square-foot warehouse on 14.3 acres in Sunridge Business Park in Wilmer, Texas. Scannell Properties

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

The South Carolina Ports Authority broke ground on the site of Inland Port Dillon earlier this month, a facility slated to open in early 2018 to

US and Mexico attempt to resolve differences osugar shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Difficulties arose in April 2014 after complaints from American sugar stakeholders and the Department of Commerce initiated anti-dumping and countervailing duties investigations against Mexican sugar exports.

Minimum wage applies to companies that have shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Not many people expect that President Donald Trump will raise the minimum wage. In fact, during the primaries, he famously declared that American wages were already

Arctic is being used to transit shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Shipping on the Northern Sea Route has far to go before achieving its potential, but Russia’s fleet of nuclear-powered icebreakers have been busy in the region

Scholars say government should continue to collect statistics on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The duty of the government to collect census data is actually mentioned in the United States Constitution. The Census Bureau, and other components of the Department

New technology enables more perishables shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Extending the profitable market reach of high-value perishables, Maersk Container Industry (MCI) launches an extension of its established controlled atmosphere system. Effectively controlling the ripening process,

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

On the eve of the inauguration of two new mega-alliances, a report reveals that the alliances and their carrier members are subjects of a United States

Warehouses are adopting new technologies to proces shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As soon as 2019, new technologies could be revolutionizing and improving efficiency in warehouses. Technologies including artificial intelligence, 3D printing, and self-driving vehicles could be more

The Panama Canal is seeing growing shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Less than nine months after the historic inauguration of the expanded canal, the Panama Canal announced that it has welcomed its 1,000th neopanamax vessel through the

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

At a rally in Kentucky on Monday, President Donald Trump reiterated his support for the American System, a program first expounded in the 19th century by

Lectur pertaining to regulations governing shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

An overview from the Georgia Tech Supply Chain & Logistics Institute relating to the complexities of global trade, its impact on logistics, and key areas of

Sub-Saharan Africa is an emerging market fro shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Doing business across national borders involves many complexities but the peculiarities of each market differ. Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) remains one of the most exciting emerging markets

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

Among the many changes Donald Trump is bringing to American trade policy, the new president has made clear that he believes bilateral trade deals are better

Phrmaceuticals companies should integrate supply chains of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Speaking at a recent cold-chain logistics summit, Alan Kennedy from TEAM-UP stressed the need for the pharma sector to embrace some of the supply chain concepts

Global collaboration is a strategy for companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

To build a sustainable competitive advantage, leading companies are now using an advanced form of outsourcing dubbed global collaboration. For many companies, traditional outsourcing has led

TSA policies govern air shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Trump administration has been neglectful in nominating professionals to sub-cabinet positions, with many cabinet secretaries, including those at State and Defense, lacking permanent deputies and

$5 Trillion in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade transit the South China Sea annually.

China’s activities in the South China Sea, which includes building up artificial islands and developing military facilities on them, has national security implications as well as

Shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade from China to Europe by rail.

Kazakhstan Temir Zholy Express ( KTZE), a provider of transportation and logistics for China’s New Silk Road, and global supply chain visibility specialist Globe Tracker International

TFA is meant to lower the costs of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Recently, the World Customs Organization (WCO) and its members agreed to implement the Trade Facilitation Agreement.
Will this simplify crossborder trade?
The Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) is an

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

While the political press has been lamenting President Donald Trump’s doubling down on his allegations of being surveilled by his predecessor, in the presence of the

Logisitcs management involves shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

What is logistics? What is logistics management? What is logistics in supply chain management?
Logistics in supply chain management is defined as “the art and science of

European Trade Commissioner says trade policy must involve more than maximizing shipments of import cargo and shipments of export cargo in international trade.

In her speech at the Bruegel Institute, European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström set out the EU’s trade agenda for 2017 and beyond. In light of the

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

Dentons, the global law firm, recently released its Global Regulatory Trends to Watch in 2017. In this five-part series, we are publishing excerpts from the report

Non-compete agreements should be used sparingly by companies that handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Companies in competitive industries like logistics and transportation must strike a balance between protecting sensitive information and promoting integrity, a trusting culture, and opportunity for young

Using wind technology to propel vessels carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Norsepower Oy Ltd., in partnership with Maersk Tankers, the Energy Technologies Institute (ETI), and Shell Shipping & Maritime, will install and test Flettner rotor sails on

Experts discuss agreements that govern shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Although trade agreements and regulations have often been a source of domestic controversy, they have seldom been as hotly debated as they were during the 2016

Trump's budget reduces investments in infrastructure that improve handling of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The fiscal year 2018 budget blueprint released by the White House yesterday is peculiar for a president who has promised massive infrastructure investments. When it comes

Commentary on how Trump will deal with disputes with China over shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

With the advent of Trump administration, the long standing rhetoric surrounding US-China trade disputes has not only become more ominous but also, threateningly, real. Especially the

TIP facilities land shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Kevin Sneader and Joe Ngai, senior partners at McKinsey & Company, discuss the complex vision of One Belt, One Road and its potential impact. One Belt,

Rail between China and Europe is attracting more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

With the launch of KN Eurasia Express, Kuehne + Nagel offers less than container load (LCL) shipments between China and Europe. The new service complements the

Protectionist trade policies will not lead to more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Speaking at the American Center for Mobility in Detroit yesterday, President Donald Trump reiterated his protectionist economic philosophy. After his usual bashing of NAFTA, China, and

ITIF says that leaving everyhting to themarket will not result in more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

With the Trump administration sending its budget blueprint to Congress that would slash trillions of dollars in non-military federal spending, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation

Larger sizes allow containerships to carry more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Samsung Heavy Industries, Ltd. broke the record for building the largest continership surpassing 20,000 TEU.
SHI held a naming ceremony for the first of four 20,150 TEU

Jobs are supported by more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Americans like to play to win. When it comes to international trade, however, we shouldn’t use the size and trend of the national trade deficit as

Growing US manufacturing would generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

If one thing became clear in the weeks following the presidential election, it was that President Trump is serious about growing US manufacturing. But what should

Policies pursued by USTR wil affect shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

At his first cabinet meeting on Monday,. President Donald Trump noted the four empty seats around the conference table, signifying the four of his nominees who

Game teaches students about shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

When teaching the course International Economics at the NYU Florence campus, Professor Giampiero Gallo organizes a modified version of the International Trade Game. Students are divided

INTRRA enters the realm of empty container shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

INTTRA announced yesterday that it has acquired Avantida, a European market leader in empty container management for ocean carriers. Avantida is headquartered in Belgium and currently

Companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade collect data.

While some US commentators are pushing for regulators to consider companies’ data holdings in antitrust analysis, a new report from the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation

Florida's economy depends on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.
Two and a half million high-wage Florida jobs rely on international trade. Learn the benefits trade provides the Sunshine State.
Oil industry will generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The CSIS Energy & National Security Program hosted Keisuke Sadamori, Director of Energy Markets and Security at the International Energy Agency, to present the IEA’s Oil

The North American auto industry generates many shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In North America, regional production is the norm in our most advanced manufacturing industries.
On the average day, approximately $2.4 billion worth—two million tons—of goods move between

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

The 2016 US presidential election was a vote to initiate change. Central to the campaign rhetoric on both sides was dissatisfaction with US trade policy.
It is

Trump's policies may affect Canadaian shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Dentons, the global law firm, recently released its Global Regulatory Trends to Watch in 2017. In this five-part series, we are publishing excerpts from the report

A senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, unpacks the security, economic and environmental impacts of President Trump’s proposed border wall. Vanda Felbab-Brown explains that the wall

US mid-market companies are succeeding with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.
Experts discuss the future of the North American market at an Atlantic Council forum.  Look for long-term development, rather than tactical victories, some of them advocated.
New EU data privacy law applies to companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A data breach will cost a business $4 million on average, according to a 2016 study from IBM. Large organizations have more to lose; Yahoo’s sale

Blockchain can support transactions involving shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

International trading involves many participants all around the globe. These participants may not necessarily have the needed trust of all parties, especially at the initial stages,

Arctic shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade are still rare.

Russia is making a big move in the Arctic, building new infrastructure and promoting northern shipping routes as an alternative to the Suez Canal.
Shipping through the

New temperature controlled containers for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Striving to further reduce the environmental impact of its global shipping operations, Maersk Line, the world’s largest container shipping line, has ordered the first 100 of

US manufacturers, some of whom ship shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade, added jobs in February.

The February jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics  was a good one for the United States economy, and, as the first full-month report of

New inland facility will allow South Carolina ports to handle more intermodal shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Officials broke ground on the site of Inland Port Dillon yesterday, a South Carolina Ports Authority facility slated to open in early 2018 to support growing

Grades for infrastructure that handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

If it’s one thing President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats agree on, is the need for investment in US infrastructure.
Yesterday’s quadrennial report from the American Society

cHINESE INVESTMENTS IN us INFRASTRUCTURE WOULD INVOLVE shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

David J. Firestein, a senior vice president at the EastWest Institute, a New York-based think tank, says “China can become a part of the solution to

UK approach to Brexit will have an impact on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Dentons, the global law firm, recently released its Global Regulatory Trends to Watch in 2017. In this five-part series, we are publishing excerpts from the report

WCO has updated tariff classifications for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The World Customs Organization (WCO) Harmonized System (HS) of Classification provides the customs tariff base for all member countries. The first six digits of the ten-digit

Rolls-Royce developing smart ships to carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Rolls-Royce has announced the latest stage in its research and development plans to make remote and autonomous shipping a reality and reap the benefits of increasing

Policy options involving shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Experts at a Council on Foreign Relations forum discuss the economic and political challenges facing US trade policy, how to proceed in the current political climate,

Figure 1: US-NAFTA Merchandise Trade by Mode: 2012-2016 Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
 
 
 
 
 
Four out of five major transportation modes – truck, pipeline, vessel, and air –

Forex considerations are important for companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Freight forwarders and shipping executives have plenty on their minds these days. Years of extraordinary central bank intervention and cheap finance have fueled a massive increase

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

Global container shipping consortium THE Alliance has announced that all of its mainline UK calls will be handled by DP World, the Dubai-based global ports and

Border adjustment tax will impact prices of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Despite opposition from Republicans in the United States Senate, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Rep. Kevin Brady, a Republican of Texas, says House Republicans are

Largest penalty for ilkegal shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Secretary of Commerce Wilbur L. Ross, Jr. announced yesterday that ZTE, a Chinese telecommunications concern, has agreed to a record-high combined civil and criminal penalty of

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

The Border Adjustment Tax has been the subject of some confusion among the media, politicians, and the public.
Despite President Donald Trump’s seeming endorsement of the measure

Currency volatility to affect risk management strategies of companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

AFEX, one of the world’s largest non-bank providers of global payment and risk management solutions, today announced the results of its third annual Currency Risk Outlook

HMM to receive new funding for vessels to carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The South Korean ocean carrier Hyundai Merchant Marine will be selling part of its fleet to receive fresh funding. The carrier signed a memorandum of understanding

Hanjin no longer carries shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Maher Terminals, the largest container handler in the New York-New Jersey port complex, received the green light from a United States bankruptcy judge in New Jersey

FMC eases regulations for NVOCCs that handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Federal Maritime Commission today voted unanimously yesterday to amend its rules involving service contracts and NVOCC service arrangements (NSAs) in order to ease regulatory burdens

Mixed signals on Arctic shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

On March 8, “decision-makers” in the shipping industry will gather in Montréal for the 10th Arctic Shipping Summit. Despite this being only early March, there have

NVO alliance willhandle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

CaroTrans, a leading global NVOCC (non-vessel operating common carrier) and ocean freight consolidator, has announced a new alliance with TransOcean Shipping (TOS) a neutral NVO headquartered

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

Dentons, the global law firm, recently released its Global Regulatory Trends to Watch in 2017. In this five-part series, we are publishing excerpts from the report

ICT in 2015 saw fewer shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

For the first time since 2009, the value of global imports of information and communications technology (ICT) goods declined in 2015 by 3.6 percent in current

Safety issues were discovered on bulk carries carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States Coast Guard set in motion a detention of the Panama-flagged bulk carriers Atlantic Ruby and Amber L after discovering substandard safety issues while

Failure to pay AD/CV duties coiuld result in seizure of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

If you import into the United States, now is the time to re-evaluate your procedures on anti-dumping and countervailing duties (AD/CVD). US Customs and Border Protection

IBM and Maersk introduce blockchain solution for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

IBM and Maersk announced today a new collaboration to use blockchain technology to help transform the global, crossborder supply chain.
The blockchain solution based on the Hyperledger

Standardize distribution processes to grow 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. They wish their exports were

Trump's budget will not promote more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Trump administration submitted a budget outline to Congress last week, one which beefed up military spending–although not by enough to match the president’s campaign promises,

Delata providing expedited air shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Delta Cargo has introduced DASH Critical & Medical, the first fully GPS-enabled, same-day product offered by a US freight carrier. The new service provides real-time tracking

Trade agreements produce more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

From Ross Perot’s 1992 claim that the North American Free Trade Agreement would generate a “great sucking sound” as jobs moved from the US to Mexico

Cyber is number one threat for Asian carriers of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Top executives in Asia’s transportation industry see digital vulnerability as their primary business risk, reflecting the changing causes and nature of risk in their business, and

Automation platform for th elogistics of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Created by former Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform engineers, Locus, a Californian start-up with a global presence, promises an intelligent logistics automation platform that optimizes logistics

In January Asia saw more air shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Preliminary traffic figures for the month of January released by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) showed a good start to the year, with further

Maersk expects to be carrying more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Maersk Line expects its net earnings to rebound by over $1 billion from a loss of $384 million in 2016 to a net profit in 2017.

Freight forwarders incur costs for managing rates for ocean shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

It costs freight forwarders no less than $500 million a year to find and manage ever-changing ocean carrier rates.
That was the key finding of research undertaken

DHL using bicycles to deliver shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

DHL Express is piloting a new City Hub concept that will enable increased use of cargo bicycles for inner-city deliveries.
The City Hub is a customized trailer

Puzzling choices of ports for transshipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In a ground-breaking analysis Drewry has examined the correlation between carrier terminal ownership and the choice of port calls by the 2M and upcoming Ocean and

New system will accomplish faster inspections of container shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A group of South Korean researchers has developed technology for three-dimensional inspection of container cargo that could reduce processing time and costs.
The Research Institute of Ships

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

Americold, a provider of temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics to the food industry, has broken ground in Clearfield, Utah, to expand its site.
The project will add 6.5

FTAs generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Twelve countries originally participated in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP): Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, the United States, and Vietnam. These

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

President Donald Trump is claiming authority under the Trade Act of 1974 to unilaterally impose restrictions on imports.
That was one of the key points of the

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

APM Terminals Lazaro Cardenas received its first official vessel call with the arrival of the 9,600-TEU Maersk Salalah on the AC2 Transpacific service from Asia.
APM Terminals

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

Work got underway last week at the Virginia International Gateway (VIG) on a $320 million expansion project that will nearly double the terminal’s annual cargo handling

China may try to exact concessions from Trump on policies regarding shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump and the Trump Organization have received recognition from the Chinese government for something they had been looking for over a decade: trademark protection

It's doubtful BAT will generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Although Donald Trump claims that his forthcoming tax plan will be “phenomenal,” he is in truth not likely to propose something really new.
Before the election, Trump

Cities fear Trump policiies will not generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Local reactions to President Donald Trump’s executive orders have grabbed headlines. Mayors are standing by their sanctuary cities status. Protesters have gathered in airports to decry

Coast Guard and Navy operations in South Pacific ensure safety of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States Coast Guard and Navy last Friday completed a 18-day joint mission in the Central and South Pacific under the Oceania Maritime Security Initiative

Trump's trade policies will not generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In a speech to a joint meeting of Congress that was virtually absent of details, President Donald Trump invoked a pronouncement by one of his predecessors

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

ZEABORN Group, established in 2013, sets a further milestone in the company’s development with the takeover of the business operations and the international organization of Rickmers-Linie,

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

The Georgia Ports Authority and the Virginia Port Authority filed on Friday, February 24, 2017, with the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) to create the East Coast

Rising US dollar will yield more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Prior to the US presidential election, growth forecasts for the EU economy were tempered by recurring problems within the European economic zone, namely negative interest rates,

Vessel polluted ocean while carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A federal jury in Charleston, South Carolina convicted two chief engineers of the vessel T/V Green Sky of falsifying documents in order to conceal illegal discharges

Chinas economy has more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Global business experts are aware of China’s historical impact on trade, especially its comeback over the past thirty years. In the coming decades, China will continue

Trump promises to spend on infrastructure that handles shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump spoke about infrastructure investment at a meeting of the National Association of Governors on Monday, promising more spending on the nation’s roads, bridges,

Confusionj reigns over Trump's positions on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump spoke a to a meeting of the National Governors Association last night, where he touched on issues of free trade, fair trade, and

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

The United States Senate confirmed the billionaire investor Wilbur Ross as Secretary of Commerce last night. He is to be sworn in today.
As commerce secretary, Ross

Autonomous vessles will soon be carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Ships of the future will have to be lighter, smarter, cleaner, safer, more reliable, and more efficient.
Sounds like a tall order, but that’s where the industry

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

RUSCON, a leading container transport company in Russia, has expanded its range of operations through the acquisition of SLG-Operating (Smart Logistics Group-Operating).
SLG-Operating is one of Russia’s

New conveyor systems for logisitcs centers that handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The young Swiss startup Avancon SA has set itself the goal to revolutionize the unit handling systems in distribution and logistics centers.
The company offers an innovative

Questionable affect on employment from application of anti-dumping duties to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Trump and his economic team have an opportunity to fix something that none of their predecessors have been able to get right: price discrimination.
A form

Panalpina uses centalized WMS to manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Panalpina has reached a new milestone in the roll-out of its single warehouse management system (WMS) JDA across all of its logistics facilities around the world.
Earlier

Ocean pollution is beig caused by the process of carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

An unusual and sad sight greeted the people of Sotra in Norway this month, as a rare goose-beaked whale repeatedly beached on the island shoreline. The

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

APM Terminals has significantly increased its previously announced $70 million investment plans for the APM Terminals Port Elizabeth facility in New Jersey, and now plans a

Manufacturers are providing fast deliveries of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The traditional method of manufacturing products in Asia and shipping them across the globe is no longer sustainable – neither from a competitive nor an environmental

Oakland city council doesn't want coal shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Earthjustice, representing community groups San Francisco Baykeeper and the Sierra Club, filed a motion to intervene in the lawsuit from Oakland Bulk & Oversized Terminal, LLC,

NFI helps shippers with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Supply chain solutions provider NFI has launched its new global integrated technology suite. The new technology provides customers the tools needed to improve performance, visibility, and

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

President Donald Trump took to the stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland, on Friday, electrifying a crowd of enthusiastic supporters.

Enhance exporting skill set for more 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. They wish their exports had

Sentenced to death in Vietnam were execs of company that carried shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A court in Vietnam has sentenced to death two executives from its local shipping industry for embezzling money through shipping deals made between 2006 and 2008.
The

Trumps protectionist policies would likely diminish shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump met with some high-powered manufacturing CEOs in the White House this week, and made some claims about jobs creation, the state of US

TFA will result in more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Despite all the talk in the United States and around the world of a retreat from the global trading system, a major milestone was reached earlier

Icebreakers importanmt for Arctic shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States Coast Guard awarded five firm fixed-price contracts for heavy polar icebreaker design studies and analysis this week.
The contracts were awarded to the following

ITIF advocates boosting domestic manufacturing in favor of promoting shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The prevailing narrative says automation was the main culprit behind US manufacturing job losses in the early 2000s, and that automation is now powering an unprecedented

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

Foreign companies want to invest or set up shop in the United States more than anywhere else in the world. They are attracted to our large

US and Canada cooperating on icebreaker that will facilitate Arctic shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The US and Canadian governments have established a partnership that will enable the US Coast Guard heavy polar icebreaker acquisition program to test and validate potential

Changes in policy coiuld impact US-Canada shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

For many of Canada’s small businesses, the recent meeting between US President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was a nail biter. For months,

Abductions are disruuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuushipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Philippines-based Islamist extremist Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) has been responsible for a surge in offshore abductions in the southern Sulu and northern Celebes Seas over

Icebreakers are important to Arctic shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Leaders of the United States Coast Guard recently gathered in Washington to press the strategic need for icebreakers.
Coast Guard Vice Commandant Admiral Charles Michel briefed the

ant evidence that the Hanjin bankruptcy caused ocean shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to switch to air.

The logistical chaos caused by Hanjin’s bankruptcy helped boost airfreight rates, but there is limited statistical evidence of cargo switching modes.
A recent analysis from Drewry looked

A marketing plan to generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Want to reach customers worldwide?  It starts with crafting a solid international online marketing plan – one that is strategic in nature and executed in a

DHL EXpress delivering ecommerce shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

DHL Express has announced the launch of On Demand Delivery for the sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) region. The new service allows shippers and receivers globally to select

Drones to deliver more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

UPS has successfully tested a drone that launches from the top of a UPS package car, autonomously delivers a package to a home and then returns

Lifting Russia sanctions would mean more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

What’s the United States’ policy toward NATO, the European Union, and sanctions on Russia over aggression in Ukraine?
President Donald Trump is on record saying one thing

Blockchain technology can be used to manage supply chains of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Recent years have seen the meteoric rise of the “conscientious consumer”. Instead of simply buying the cheapest or most popular product, this new class of consumer wants

Ecommerce is changing the logistics of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Ti recently released the latest edition of its report, Global E-commerce Logistics 2017. The report provides industry analysis of the logistics behind ecommerce on a global

Customer experience is increasingly important to retail shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Retailing is entering a new, digital world that has redefined the process of delivering goods to customers. For supply chain executives, notes a recent white paper

C-TPAT is supposed to facilitate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism has been around since November 2001, having been organized in the wake of the 9/11 attacks with initial membership of seven

Manufacturers hope Trump will stimulate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump has been busy during his first weeks in office, making proclamations and signing executive orders that dramatically alter U.S. policies on trade, manufacturing,

Consideration of international trade processes will allow for more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

There’s a quiet revolution happening in Canada’s business community. Businesses across the country that have traditionally limited their market to North America are beginning to look

Sending executives to work in foreign countries, particularly emerging markets or in “hot spot” areas, can be challenging, sometimes dicey. There are a myriad of insurance

Philippines waters are incrasingly dangerous for vessels carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

On February 19, the Giang Hai, a Vietnam-registered bulk carrier was underway from Indonesia to IIoilo Port, Philippines, when an unidentified number of pirates boarded the

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

The new Bayonne Bridge, linking New York’s Staten Island to New Jersey, recently opened to traffic.
It’s one step toward allowing the major terminals of the port

PPolicy uncertainty leads to slowing of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Global trade growth continued to be slow for the fifth consecutive year, with 2016 showing the weakest trade performance since the 2008-2009 global financial crisis. According

Global Trade recently spoke to Dharmendra N. Choudhary, a well-known anti-dumping lawyer in Washington DC, and a surrogate value expert.

Please explain the concept of surrogate value

US is importing from Brazil more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Measured in tonnage, Brazil moved up a spot last year to become the second biggest exporter of goods transported by container vessel into the United States.

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

Retailers who are slow to adopt new online channels have suffered in slowing brick-and-mortar sales leading to store closures or bankruptcy. Innovative retailers and importers experienced

Free trade agreements have not always genrated US defictis in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

History will probably record that 2016 was a tough year for trade.
Old trade deals and new trade deals came under withering criticism during the 2016 US

The era of President Trump has begun and early returns are … mixed. One thing is for sure: Trade is more prevalent as a household topic

We all know business can be as competitive as any full contact sport, but the most vigorous battles likely take place during the location process. That’s

Perhaps Tess Winningham’s rush to get her company’s Quick Trick alignment tool out of the family kitchen and into every other part of the world had

Online is capturing more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

CMA CGM and ALIBABA OneTouch signed a memorandum of understanding last week in Hangzhou, China to seek cooperation between the two leading companies in the digital

New alliances expect to carry more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The shipper and carrier communities have been waiting with baited breath for the inauguration of the new container shipping mega-alliances on April 1. But if they

CEVA will bre handling Mercedes shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

CEVA Logistics, a supply chain management company, is consolidating its partnership with Mercedes-Benz in Brazil by renewing its existing business partnership and the awarding of additional

Auto trade with Mexico controbites to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Since the formation of NAFTA in 1994 Mexico has blossomed into one of the world’s leading producers of motor vehicles and parts. Manufacturers from all over

Christening of two ships will allow more LPG shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Newly-built Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Vessels, the MT Africa Gas and the MT Sahara Gas, are set to commence operations that will see them berth in

IMCs are an integral part of the process of moving intermodal shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As we talk to shippers across North America on the merits of intermodal, we continue to hear “you are just another broker” that does not have

Drewry says it's difficult to forecast how Trump will impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump has raised fears of protectionism and reduced trade. But is it possible to forecast the effect of Trump’s policies on trade?
A recent report

Freight forwarders are increasingly using automation to move shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The world’s largest freight forwarders and carriers are making the online transition, research from Freightos has found. But forwarders sticking to manual process are at risk

Drewry projects increase in capacity of chemical tankes to carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Chemical shipping vessel supply on major routes has been in surplus with many newbuilding deliveries and swing tankers flooding the market. As a result, freight rates

Drewry forsees dry bulk fleet carrying more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

With contraction in vessel supply and healthy demand growth, the dry bulk shipping market is expected to recover from 2017 onwards, according to the latest edition

At presser, Trump touched on policiues regarding shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

“If a country is taking advantage of us, we’re not going to let that happen anymore,” said President Donald Trump in yesterday’s impromptu press conference. “Every

Forecast increased M&A activity among manufacturing and ditribution companies, including those involved with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

M&A activity in the manufacturing and distribution (M&D) sector was down approximately 15 percent in 2016, according to a recent report from BDO Capital Advisors.
A decline

Agility India faciliy will move shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has opened the first temperature-controlled life sciences storage and handling facility in the Hyderabad Airport Zone in India.
Agility’s 6,000-square-foot Life

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

The South Carolina Ports Authority reported an eight-percent increase in container volume since its fiscal year began in July.
As previously reported, SCPA handled an all-time record

Partnership to apply IoT to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Huawei Technologies, a global information and communications technology provider, and Deutsche Post DHL Group have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop a range of supply-chain

In anti-dumping cases, DOC dtermines fair value of Chinese shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

With the new administration in place, anti-trade rhetoric has reached an alarming crescendo with imported Chinese goods squarely positioned in the bullseye. There appears to be

US international economic tools include sanctions on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

North Korea’s growing use of offensive cyber capabilities to target the international financial system, China’s assertive efforts to undercut US interests in East Asia using its

Mexico border tax would impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

If the Trump administration is serious about applying a 20 percent tariff on goods from Mexico to pay for new construction on a wall along the

Striving for sustainability in supply chains of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A new study from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Global Supply Chain Institute outlines the best practices for leveraging transparency in supply chains for financial profit.
The

Retailers don't want taxes on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump met yesterday with retail industry leaders yesterday. The press was ushered out after an initial and non-substantive introductory statement by the president.
After the

US shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade with Mexico and China present different issues.

Depending on who you ask, it’s either the best of times or the worst of times for global trade. Protectionists villainize trade as damaging to US

American Airlines Cargo carries shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade between LAX and AKL.

Since American Airlines Cargo launched a new service between Los Angeles (LAX) and the New Zealand city of Auckland (AKL) in mid-2016, the carrier has seen

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