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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

MARAD grants will allow barges to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

United States Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao announced last week $4,872,000 in grants to six Marine Highway projects. The funding, provided by the Maritime

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

The turmoil in today’s global trade system—spawned by perceived unfair trade practices that have led to unilateral US tariff actions—provides an opportunity for leadership that should

Sustainability issues relate to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Hinrich Foundation commissioned the Economist Intelligence Unit to build an index that measures the readiness of 19 economies in Asia and the U.S. to trade

Enhanced logistics would support more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Advanced economies remain the global leaders in trade logistics, finds “Connecting to Compete,” a new World Bank Group report.
Across the board, most countries have pursued logistics-related

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

The US Department of Commerce has announced the affirmative final determination in the antidumping duty (AD) investigation of imports of forged steel fittings from Taiwan. Commerce

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

It’s safe to say the supply chain has an impact on nearly every industry, and as a result of this, has an influence on many of

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

Following the recent imposition of tariffs, both the United States and China moved to shield their economies while taking retaliatory action. According to US Trade Representative

Platform processes shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The cloud specialist AXIT has signed a software alliance agreement with INTTRA, the largest neutral network, software and information provider at the center of the ocean

FMC collected fines for violations in connection with carrying ocean shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Federal Maritime Commission completed compromise agreements with eight non-vessel-operating common carriers, recovering a total of $618,000 in civil penalties. The agreed penalties resulted from investigations

Trump has imposed sanctions on Iranian shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump re-imposed sanctions on Iran last week, a consequence of his pulling the United States out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Implementation (JCPOA),

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

DHL, the world’s leading international express services provider, has opened a new facility in Charleston, SC, nearly three times the size of its former one and

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

enVista, a global consulting and software solutions firm, announces today it has been selected by Emergent Cold, to support its major growth through an enterprise warehouse

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

In January, the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) reduced its control over the exchange rate, removing a banking mechanism introduced last year to support the RMB’s

This year’s report is titled “Steep Grade Ahead”; here is a preview of the key highlights from the 29th State of Logistics Report®

CSCMP’s 29th Annual State of Logistics Report® is authored by A.T. Kearney and presented by Penske Logistics.  The report presents an overview of the economy during

US-China trade seeing more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump says he wants to redress the United States trade deficit with China, but the goods deficit just keeps on growing. That’s the case,

New service carries air pharma shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, has launched an enhanced service between Mexico and the United States for customers in the pharmaceutical and

Joint venture will allow airlines to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Delta Air Lines Cargo and Korean Air Cargo are launching new cargo cooperation in connection with the implementation of their joint venture to offer world-class cargo

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

Chemonics International, one of the world’s leading international development consulting firms working in over 70 countries, and One Network Enterprises, a global provider of multi-party digital

3PLs help shippers and truckers with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Transportation industry analysts started using the phrase “perfect storm” in 2017 to refer to an unprecedented convergence of economic, regulatory, and weather events and their effect

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

Amid contentious political rhetoric and tightening borders, global trade and investment are top of mind for national leaders and companies alike. To contextualize the importance of

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

The “when,” not just the “what,” can make all the difference. It has been widely reported that the Trump Administration is in the process of renegotiating

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

AuptiX, a business-to-business freight shipping provider, has announced the launch of AuptiX Pooling, a pooling service that intelligently combines multiple shipments headed to similar geographic regions

Software expedites payments for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Bill.com, a US business payments service, has announced Bill.com International Business Payments.  Bill.com customers can pay international vendors electronically, making crossborder business payments just as easy

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

A bulk cargo ship sailed from the United States carrying $20 million worth of soybeans on June 8. It arrived near the northeastern Chinese city of

Slower growth seen for air shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight ton kilometers (FTKs), rose 2.7 percent

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

The medium term outlook for global container port demand growth is positive thanks to strong underlying economic momentum across the world’s major economies. While there may

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

The globally operating logistics cooperative for air and sea freight, Tandem Global Logistics Network, has announced its new network strategy. Until the end of 2020, the

3PL helps shippers with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Supply chain specialist Tigers is fulfilling portable cooker retailer Cobb’s e-commerce requirements in Hong Kong through its online marketplace, the Tigers eShop.
Tigers handles Cobb’s business-to-consumer distribution

States promote shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

What makes a great state for manufacturing? It takes a combination of factors, like an existing industrial base, the availability of talent, investment incentives, and favorable

Foreign investments mean more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

We’ve already reported that Chinese investments in the United States are on the decline.
Now it’s become apparent that President Donald Trump’s trade war with allies and

Seaway transits shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Great Lakes Seaway Partnership has released “Economic Impacts of Maritime Shipping in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Region,” a year-long study of the economic impacts of

Software helps with regulatory compliance for vessels carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Ship registry operations have become increasingly complex as the pervasive effect of economic sanctions causes state and private shipping operators to be less transparent with regulators

Port handles shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue made a stop at the Port of Vancouver USA today to talk with leaders in port and river-related industries. Secretary

Dredging allows ports to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund is supposed to pay for harbor maintenance and dredging through a .125 percent tax assessed on the value of imported commercial

New 3PL warehouse to handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

ODW Logistics is opening a high-technology logistics center near Columbus, Ohio to take ecommerce fulfillment to the next level.
The location—along Interstate 71 in Grove City—provides a

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

Polar caps in the Arctic are receding, creating access to new trade routes for parts of the year. The routes are valuable short cuts for global

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

APL Logistics has become the latest member of the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA).
Blockchain technology is promising to transform the supply chain and change how goods

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

“The US and China are trying to restart talks aimed at averting a full-blown trade war between the world’s two largest economies,” Bloomberg recently reported.
It’s not

US is promoting shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade with Africa.

United States Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and a delegation from the President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa (PAC-DBIA) announced over $1 billion in

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

For many companies, particularly in the aerospace, defense, and automotive sectors, product classification for controlled or dual-use items is a nuisance with great risks: export control

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

On the same day that the Trump administration announced $60 billion in tariffs against China, the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) dropped the

Port company reports fewer shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Hutchison Port Holdings Trust issued its financial results for the first half of 2018, showing a decline in throughout in the ports operate by the company.
HPH

Warehouse technology help expedite shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

One-third of facilities have not implemented a warehouse management systems (WMS), according to a survey of 549 industry professionals from the Warehousing Education and Research Council

Heathrow handles shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

SEKO Logistics is demonstrating its confidence in the continued crossborder growth potential of British brands globally by investing in a new flagship airfreight and omni-parcel services

China's technology acquisition efforts impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

On July 5, 2018, a court in China ruled against Micron Technology, Inc., a US semiconductors company based in Boise, Idaho, and in favor of United

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

With the onset of Trump’s trade war, diplomatic relations between the United States and China—the world’s largest and second-largest economies—have reached a crisis point. Yasheng Huang,

Globally Positioned Cities for Globally-minded Companies
When a company needs to be successful in the Global Marketplace, they need to be in a city that makes since.

Globally Position Cities For Globally-Minded Companies
When a company needs to be successful in the Global Marketplace, they need to be in a city that makes since.

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

Peel Ports’ flagship deepwater container terminal, Liverpool2, welcomed its largest regular caller to date when the 2M Alliance (Maersk and MSC) introduced a new transatlantic container

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

The South Carolina Ports Authority posted strong performance across multiple business segments in fiscal year 2018, achieving new records for monthly and annual container volumes as

Trade finance facilitate shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The global trade landscape is riskier now than it was a few years ago. Gone are the days before the financial crisis of 2008 and 2009

Expect more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to and from Africa.

When asking businesspeople and economists to name a continent that springs to mind for its opportunities, workforce and potential to provide stable growth for the next

Air carriers deliver pharmaceuticals shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The global pharmaceuticals market has more than doubled in the past ten years. Like the demand for fresh foods, global pharmaceutical sales are expected to show

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

The heavy-load vessel Happy Buccaneer was on berth in late July at Norfolk International Terminals (NIT) with the first group of six rail-mounted gantry cranes (RMGs)

American Airlines is carrying more perishable shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Having moved nearly 12 million pounds of fresh asparagus around the world in the first six months of 2018, it’s safe to say that American Airlines

Infrastructure help US manufacturers generate shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The last few years have seen renewed growth for manufacturing in the United States, both in terms of output and as a percentage of the labor

Payment options for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

It used to be that only large companies did business internationally. In the past few years, increasing globalization, reduced trade barriers, the internet, and new business

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

International trade loomed large in the dual NATO/Russia debacle perpetrated by President Donald Trump during his recent trip to Europe. As part of Trump’s baffling campaign

Eco-ships cost more to deliver shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Back in the days when the crude price was $100 per barrel and the MGO price close to $950 per ton, eco-ships were able to fetch

Manufacturers moving up value chain alters patterns of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Manufacturers in the Western world have moved up the value chain to concentrate on more technically advanced industries or products. They compete with low-wage economies by

US-China trade has seen more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

China is one of the United States’ most important trading partners. In 2017, China was the United States’ largest goods trading partner, third-largest export market, and

Shippers rate ocean carriers on deliveries of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The service provided by container shipping lines has deteriorated since 2016 and is now seen by exporters, importers, and freight forwarders as more problematic, according to

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

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services and the members of the 2M Alliance, Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), have announced a new strategic cooperation on the

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

Last year, the United States Department of Commerce initiated investigations to determine whether imports of steel and aluminum threaten to impair the United States’ national security. After

Trump has proposed tariffs on automobile shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

“I had the intention to make a deal today, and we made a deal today,” said Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, as he stood

Rates are increasing for ocean shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Hopefully you have been paying close attention to the whirlwind of activities that are occurring or are about to occur in the coming weeks. July has

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

Rihm Kenworth recently celebrated the opening of its new facilities in South St. Paul and Coon Rapids, where the family-owned business sells and services The World’s

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

Data from Rhodium Group, a US economic research firm, show Chinese foreign direct investment (FDI) in the United States totaled just $1.8 billion in the first

Coal shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade will grow in some markets.

A wave of reducing carbon footprints is flowing across the globe. Major coal-consuming countries are looking to reduce coal consumption.
Many EU countries are now part of

Compliance and procurement problems with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Dun & Bradstreet announced results of a study that examines the current state of the compliance and procurement functions, as measured through professional sentiment on related

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

On the surface, President Donald Trump’s assertion, “When you are down, you can’t lose!” seems like a simple and reasonable idea. The tangled web of global

Truckers deliver shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Small and medium-sized businesses across North America have been facing an unusual sort of competitive threat from the big business community over the past few years.
Main

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

Big Freight Systems, a Daseke company, announced a merger with Kelsey Trail Trucking. Combined, the two operations operate nearly 750 tractors and trailers. Kelsey Trail will

trucks carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

CFI, a leading North American full-truckload carrier and subsidiary of TFI International Inc. has announced a mileage pay increase for experienced over-the-road (OTR) long-haul drivers, as

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

At a hearing yesterday before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had to walk back his earlier pronouncement that not all presidential

Environmental efforts for carriers carrying ocean shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted a strategy this year for reductions by the shipping industry of CO2 emissions. The UN agency adopted goals that would

Trucker delivered equipment that appears to have nothing to do with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

British  abnormal load specialist Hallett Silbermann has completed a major delivery project at London Heathrow Airport including the night-time delivery of two Liebherr HS8130HD crawler cranes,

Trump has proposed tariffs on automobile shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

[Editor’s note: The following is the testimony of the EU Ambassador to the United States David O’ Sullivan at the public hearing on July 19 at

WTO rules govern shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Council on Foreign Relations expert Brad Setser has the following suggestions for those who want to better understand the background of the current US-China trade war.
The

Temperature controlled containers carry perishable shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Sustainability in the supply chain is not about being trendy. Customers are paying more attention to their carbon footprint, and we’re seeing evidence that they want to

Trump has proposed tariffs on automobile shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The US Department of Commerce began a hearing last week that investigated the proposed 25-percent tariff on auto imports. Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce and Americans

Insurance covers shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

X2 Group and Nacora International Insurance Brokers have entered a strategic partnership as of July 1 to provide a comprehensive cargo insurance concept named X2 Cargo

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

we.trade has confirmed that the first live trades have taken place on the platform. Over the last 5 days, 10 companies have executed trades, via four

Shorts on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Chinese telecommunications group ZTE has agreed to additional penalties and compliance measures to replace the United States Commerce Department’s denial order imposed as a result

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

You’ve probably seen headlines or heard chatter about trade wars after the United States placed tariffs on products imported from China, Canada, and Europe. Just last

New warehousing facility to handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Preferred Freezer Services (PFS), an operator of temperature-controlled warehouses, has announced the opening of its newest facility, Big Bear Los Angeles.
Big Bear satisfies the demand for

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

The American Institute for International Steel (AIIS) and two of its member companies, SIM-TEX, LP and KURT ORBAN PARTNERS, LLC, filed a motion for summary judgment

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

The import tariffs on steel and aluminum, as confirmed by President Trump on May 31, exacerbated worries for B2B manufacturers—and their customers. The implications for employment

SC Ports handled more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade in FY 2018.

The South Carolina Ports Authority announced record container volume of 2.2 million twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled during the 2018 fiscal year, an increase of

reshoring has impact on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

With wages escalating overseas and the push for job creation in North America, business should be conducted where it makes the most sense. VirTex, a U.S.-based Electronics

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

Driven by an increase in imports, The Port of Virginia completed fiscal year 2018 (FY18) having handled 2.8 million TEUs, which is a volume increase of 2.4

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

Tigers has opened a new office at Frankfurt Airport, Germany, to support the group’s global freight growth strategy, and to act as a gateway for Europe

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

The United States Department of Commerce yesterday began its open hearing on its Section 232 investigation of automobiles and auto parts. The investigation is considering whether

Trump may lift sanctions on North Korean shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Upon his return to the United States after his summit meeting with Kim Jong-un of North Korea, President Donald Trump sent out a triumphal tweet that

New ad campaign supports shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce has announced a new, six-figure ad campaign urging Washington lawmakers to embrace trade and reject tariffs for the prosperity for all

Port of Vancouver attracts tenant for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Port of Vancouver USA and Hawthorne Hydroponics LLC have signed five-year lease for the port’s Centennial Industrial Building (CIB).
The port’s Board of Commissioners unanimously approved

FDI generates shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Global investors appear to be shunning emerging markets. This is true not only for “hot money” flows in financial markets in recent weeks, but also for

Trump wants more US energy shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump slammed Germany and its chancellor Angela Merkel during his European trip earlier this week, claiming that the NATO ally was beholden to Russia.

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

The European Union and Japan signed a new free trade agreement earlier this week, the latest in a series of moves to further liberalize world trade.

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

On July 6, China imposed tariffs of 25 percent on $34 billion of United States exports in response to US Section 301 duties against Chinese products.

Ocean carriers acquires new refrigerated containers for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Evergreen Line, is enhancing its operations with 3,000 containers refrigerated by Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE units, chosen for their refrigeration performance and power efficiency. Carrier Transicold is

Crisis management must be a competency of executives with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A volcanic cloud descends on Europe, disrupting flight plans. A tsunami in Thailand ripples across the Pacific and affects port activity in California. Forest fires in

AAPA wants seapors to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In a hearing today before the US Senate Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs and Global Competitiveness, the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) testified

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

On July 6, 2018, the US government began collecting 25 percent duties on $34 billion worth of imports from China, triggering an equivalent response from China.

On May 21, 2018, United States Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross commenced the Nation’s annual World Trade Week by honoring 43 top American companies and organizations

Road improvements in Massachusetts will impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross has announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $3 million grant to the City of Chelsea,

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

On March 29, 2019 the United Kingdom will leave the European Union – and with it the customs union, the EU’s common commercial policy and the

American Airlines flies shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to Cuba.

East Rutherford, New Jersey-based Amber Road, a leading provider of global trade management solutions, on June 5 announced a new partnership with Dow Jones Risk &

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

For all of the breast-beating over President Donald Trump’s tariff war, it’s possible that the economic and political stars are sufficiently aligned to give him room

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

The Trump administration is catching flack for it is investigation  of tariffs on auto imports on national security grounds, including from the president’s own party. The

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

The US trade deficit in goods with China totaled $33.2 billion in May 2018, its highest monthly level since January and a four-percent increase year-on-year. US

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

New digitization solutions, such as big data, blockchain, automation, drones, and robotics, are enabling the maritime freight industry to introduce game-changing approaches that will significantly reduce

Fintech tools in teh hands of consumers means more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Financial technology or FinTech, like any industry with such a strong focus on providing more intuitive deliverables to its consumer base, is in a constant state

Events from around the world concerning shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

July 16-17 Midwest Association of Rail Shippers (MARS)
“Life Beyond Operating Ratio—Growing Pains” is the theme of the semiannual event that includes speakers, presentations and panels focusing

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

The government of Thailand has embarked on a program called Thailand 4.0 which encourages investments in advanced industries that make use of automation, robotics, and digitization.
Two

US-UK trade deal would govern shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As President Donald Trump visited the United Kingdom this week, he criticized, in an interview with a British publication, Prime Minister Theresa May’s approach to Brexit,

Air shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade can help optimize supply chains.

Air cargo can be an important and highly efficient component of today’s optimized supply chain. For many products, markets and industries, air cargo is the critical

Warehousing shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade is increasinigly being driven by ecommerce demand.

While ecommerce has revolutionized how consumers purchase products, it has also changed the warehouse and distribution industry. Ecommerce sales increased more than 16 percent in the

Astral carries air shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Network Airline Management (NAM)—a division of the Network Aviation Group—and Astral Aviation have expanded their managed fleet adding a B747-400BCF to their fleet.
The B747-400BCF is wet

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

The US Department of Commerce has announced the affirmative preliminary determination in the countervailing duty (CVD) investigation of imports of certain plastic decorative ribbon from China,

technology innovation means more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

“A cluster of new technologies, namely AI, robotics, green energy, biotechnology, and others will do more than just transform science—they will also determine how we all

More shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade require temperature controls.

Sustainability in the supply chain is not about being trendy. Customers are paying more attention to their carbon footprint, and evidence shows that they want to partner

ONE starts shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to US.

Ocean Network Express (ONE) has released a new video to celebrate the first container to arrive in North America. The container arrived at the Husky Terminal

Security program protects air shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Air Cargo Advance Screening (ACAS) program went into effect last month, requiring the submission of advanced air cargo information on shipments arriving in the United States

Trump has proposed tariffs on automobile shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce and Americans for Prosperity have submitted a formal comment to the United States Department of Commerce opposing the proposed tariffs of

The president gave awards to companies for their shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

United States Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross commenced the nation’s annual World Trade Week on May 21 by honoring 43 top American companies and organizations that

Augmented reality brought to last-mile deliveries of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

XPO Logistics, the largest provider of last mile logistics for heavy goods in North America, has announced the planned addition of augmented reality to its Ship

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

Broward County, Florida’s Port Everglades is progressing with manufacturing the first three new super postpanamax container-handling gantry cranes being built by Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co.,

Future energy requirements means more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Today, July 10, is US Energy Independence Day, an event to mark awareness of the country’s progress toward fully powering its future.
The United States is getting

DHL Global Trade Barometer shows more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The DHL Global Trade Barometer (GTB) predicts that global trade growth will continue to accelerate over the next three months. Compared to the previous release in

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

Kuehne + Nagel and the BMW Group expand their partnership with two new distribution centres in Germany and Poland and dealer distribution from the two main

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

CPRAM is the largest manufacturer and distributor of ready to eat food in Thailand, and aspires to lead the way in exporting Thai delicacies to the

Jones Act restricts carriers that can carry loads that are not shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In a new policy analysis, Colin Grabow, Inu Manak, and Daniel Ikenson of the Cato Institute’s Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies present a

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

Surgere, the provider of digitized visibility and control in the automotive supply chain, has announced a large-scale deployment of its shared platform that represents an unprecedented

Cold chain solution delivered pharma shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Two and a half tons of a medicine have been transported in SkyCell containers from London to the Iraqi capital of Baghdad. The novel pharmaceutical is

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

The US Department of Commerce announced the affirmative final determination in the antidumping duty (AD) investigation of imports of tapered roller bearings from South Korea.
Commerce determined

Truckers earn more for delivering shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Central Oregon Truck Company (COTC), a Daseke company, has announced a new pay structure called “Weekly Driver Salary Pay.”
According to Rick Williams, CEO of COTC, the

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

Business Forward, Inc.’s latest monthly report compares the prices American manufacturers and their foreign competitors pay for hot- and cold-rolled steel.
The national business organization created the

Jamaican food producers want more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Jamaica, a small island nation of 2.8 million people, arguably occupies oversized real estate in global cultural consciousness, whether in the area of sports, music, or,

China's shipments of natural gas export cargo and import cargo in international trade are growing.

“When China awakes, she’ll shake the world.” Those words have been attributed to Napoleon Bonaparte, although some historians are skeptical. Whoever said them first, the words

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

Wolfgang Meier, CEO of Silk Way West Airlines
Global Trade: Tell our readership about your motivations in joining Silk Way Group in the capacity of President and

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

With the recent re-imposition of US sanctions on Iran, the government of the Islamic Republic has doubled down on development of the Chabahar Free Trade Zone.
The

Hong Kong is most sustainable when it comes to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Hong Kong displays the best engagement in sustainable trade, according to The 2018 Hinrich Foundation Sustainable Trade Index released today by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).
The

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

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam says the ongoing expansion at The Port of Virginia is helping to drive the state’s economy and position Virginia as one of the

Seaports are important for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Ever since the first commercial transaction was conducted by sea at Florida’s Port of Jacksonville in 1562, Americans have relied on seaports to help move merchandise

Airline delivers aid shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Silk Way West Airlines supports the German NGO Wings of Help by flying urgently needed aid supplies into Northern Iraq, where more than 23,000 children—among them

Retailers are entering the 3PL market to deliver shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Challenges facing big-box retailers in today’s online shipping world were revealed as far back as 2009, with the publication of Forbes contributor Christopher Steiner’s $20 Per

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

The Port of Virginia is managing the flow of empty containers as part of a larger move to drive cargo throughput during expansion at its two

Developing countries should diversify their shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Changing economic circumstances mean that developing countries dependent on commodities need to find ways to upskill their workers.
UNCTAD’s Global Commodities Forum earlier this year opened with

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

Deputy United States Trade Representative Jeffrey Gerrish met with senior Philippine economic ministers, US and Philippine business leaders, and Philippine senators in May to discuss trade

Counterfeiting is a problem for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Seal Network was selected by the European Commission to compete in the Blockathon, to create the next level of anti-counterfeiting infrastructure based on the blockchain. Deloitte’s

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

TMW Systems, a provider of software, business intelligence, and related solutions to the North American transportation industry, announced the integration of its TMT Fleet Maintenance Software

Walmart delivers shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade as a 3PL.

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 than $1

Financing of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade bad for SMEs.

Tradeteq, the trade asset distribution platform, has today released a white paper aimed at demonstrating how machine learning, combined with broader data collection, can improve access

Additional services allow carrier to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

UPS has announced a major expansion to its ocean less-than-containerload (LCL) service with the addition of direct sailings in 130 lanes. The origin and destination countries

Costs of relocating companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Furnished apartment search engine, Nestpick, has released a study revealing the first month living costs involved with relocating to 80 cities around the globe. From years

Jamaica wants to export cannabis shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A couple of years ago, the previous government of Jamaica passed a law decriminalizing carrying up to two ounces of marijuana for personal use.
The current government

Analysis of China's shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade reveal its intentions in the Pacific.

As Beijing steps up its global engagement under President Xi Jinping, China is also increasing its involvement in the Pacific Islands region. Beijing’s heightened engagement in

Offshore wind projects include shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States Department of Energy (DOE) announced the selection of the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) to administer an $18.5 million

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

President Donald Trump issued a statement earlier this week in which he endorsed legislation currently pending in Congress called the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act.

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

Running out the clock on a temporary exemption, the Trump administration moved ahead on June 1 with a 25-percent tariff on steel and a 10-percent tariff

Cardboard factory serves shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez joined local officials and Corrugated Synergies International (CSI) Executives to celebrate the grand opening of CSI’s new Santa Teresa facility earlier

System tracks container shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

CMA CGM Group, one of the world’s biggest shipping companies, has announced the commercialization of a connected containers offer: TRAXENS by CMA CGM.
As the first company

US coal prodicers were selling more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to China.

Against all odds, United States coal exports have increased since President Donald Trump took office a year and a half ago. A good chunk of that

Expansion has allowed canal to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Panama Canal earlier this week marked the two-year anniversary of the inauguration of its canal expansion, the largest enhancement project in the waterway’s 103-year history.

USTR is considering changing program that governs shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Office of the United States Trade Representative Subcommittee on the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) held a public hearing last week on its review of

Study ranks best places to start business with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Dubbed the global generation, over half of all millennials would consider moving abroad for work opportunities, and an increasing number are starting their own business ventures.

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

The American Institute for International Steel is about to file a lawsuit which will challenge President Donald Trump’s constitutional authority to impose Section 232 tariffs on

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

President Donald Trump says that America running a trade deficit means that “jobs and wealth are being given to other countries.” This statement is logically and

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

The government of Jamaica wants to develop its port of Kingston as the premier transshipment hub in the Caribbean. The port has a lot going for

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

The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced $49 million for the Charleston Harbor Deepening Project in the Fiscal Year 18 Work Plan, critical funds that

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

Seafarers are the unsung heroes of shipping, the industry on which everyone everywhere relies for the goods and commodities we all need and want.  But it’s

UPS uses alternative fuel vehicles to deliver shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.