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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

Asian countries have more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade with Africa.

Africa was recently described in a particular way that has again brought the issue of perception about the continent to the fore. Depending on the point

Software can help trucking companies carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

One important but sometimes overlooked component of assessing your digital strategy is simply looking into whether your employees are loving your software or secretly hating it.

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

The Port of Virginia on March 1 will debut the first phase of its PRO-PASS Trucker Reservation System (TRS), an innovation that will provide multiple benefits

Big data can help companies generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

[Editor’s note: This is the first of three excerpts from The Billion Dollar Byte by D. Justhy, a new book that equips companies with the tools to

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

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics has signed a concession agreement with the Port of Zeebrugge to develop 121 acres of land located in the inner port. With this

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

On February 14, US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced the imposition of preliminary antidumping duties on imports of cast iron soil pipe fittings from China.
Two

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

PS Logistics has announced that one of its subsidiaries has completed the acquisition of substantially all assets of Shelton Trucking Services, Inc. Financial terms were not

Automation will allow freight forwarder to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

With the go-live of Green Worldwide Shipping, Riege Software has reached another milestone in its expansion into the US market. Green Worldwide committed to Scope in

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

In the last business year, the services provided at the Port of Hamburg lead to a result comparable with the previous year. With the impending adjustment

Former United States Trade Representative Ambassador Michael Froman talks about the strategic role of international trade in US foreign policy.
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Opportunities exist for more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade with Africa.

For all of the Trump administration’s talk of expanding United States exports and reducing the country’s trade deficit, it is not doing much in Africa, a

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

Armstrong & Associates, Inc. (A&A) estimates that the total United States warehousing market for 2017 was $148.7 billion. Commercial warehousing accounted for $68.6 billion. The Third-Party

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

Alan S. Blinder of Princeton University, presents the Institute’s third Annual O. John Olcay Lecture on Ethics and Economics at the Peterson Institute for International Economics

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

International trade was once again an engine for economic growth in rural America in 2017, with US farm and food exports reaching $140.5 billion for the

Promoting technologies that manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Temasek, a Singapore headquartered investment company, and Kuehne + Nagel, a leading global logistics group, signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a joint venture to

Section 232 tariffs could disrupt shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Commerce Department last week reported publicly the findings of two investigations undertaken last year about steel and aluminum imports under Section 232 of the Trade

FDI in 2017 represented a reduction in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Global flows of foreign direct investment (FDI) fell by 16 percent in 2017 to an estimated $1.52 trillion, from a revised $1.81 trillion in 2016, according

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

The Port of Portland Commission was presented with the findings of a consultant study and work from an industry leader committee to create a sustainable business

Infrastructure improvements will allow the port of Philadelphia to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The largest container vessel to ever call at The Port of Philadelphia has arrived yesterday at the Packer Avenue Marine Terminal. The M/V MSC Shuba B

The Commerce Department promotes shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

I’m excited to present the US Department of Commerce’s 2018–2022 Strategic Plan. It sets out the priorities I’ve established for the department and informs the public

With global worldwide e-commerce sales set to nearly double in volume between now and 2021, third-party logistics (3PL) providers are set to play an integral role

Trade agreement promote more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Although the president withdrew from the Trans-Pacific Partnership before the deal could go into effect, he did not take action on his other trade threats, and

“In June 2017, the Russian military launched the most destructive and costly cyber-attack in history,” said the White House press secretary in a statement released on

Sunken El Faro was carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Nearly two and a half years after the tragic loss of 33 lives with the sinking of the containership El Faro, the affair has come to

Corporate Social Responsibility applies to companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Over the course of the last several decades, social compliance was viewed as a voluntary, nice-to-have feature that saw a lot of lip service, but very

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

WTO Director General Roberto Azevêdo visited Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) this week to participate in the World Government Summit. On February 12, he

Melting ice allows more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to transit Arctic routes.

The Department of Homeland Security’s fiscal year 2019 proposed budget requests that Congress appropriate $750 million to continue efforts to award a contract for detail design

Commerce wants Trump to impose tariffs on steel shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

United States Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross today released reports on the department’s investigations into the impact on US national security from imports of steel and

A trade war would reduce shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

When Donald Trump ran for president, he promised to protect US industries from unfair trade practices. He focused on the steel industry, which he said suffers

Infrastructure improvements will allow US economy to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A few months ago, a one-trillion dollar infrastructure program was the talk of the town. That has since grown to a massive $1.5 trillion under the

Commerce Department is investigating antidumping and countervailing duties for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

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

Safety tips for warehouses that ahndle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Are you overwhelmed by OSHA violations in your warehouse? Are you finding the costs to be unbearable but do not know where to make improvements? Are

Amazon is looking for a second HQ to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Speaking of e-commerce, a little outfit called Amazon has been known to dabble in that. They’ve also been known to drive city officials and economic development

Using UAVs to deliver shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Now, clearly, no one at Global Trade magazine would ever suggest that Paul MacCready was anything but awesome; equal parts John Wayne and Wright Brothers with

US steel users want the president not to restrict steel shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A letter from 15 trade associations representing over 30,000 US steel-using manufacturers and employing one million American workers was sent to President Donald Trump and senior

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

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross has announced the affirmative final determinations in the countervailing duty (CVD) investigations of fine denier polyester staple fiber from China

Trends for rates of ocean container shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

That container spot rates have increased since the start of year should not be a surprise to anyone. In every year since Drewry launched the World

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

Crews at Virginia International Gateway (VIG) unloaded the first six rail-mounted gantry cranes (RMGs) following the arrival of the Happy Buccaneer, a heavy-load vessel that arrived

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

When US President Donald Trump took the podium at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland in January, he brought with him a clear and unambiguous

Amazon is moving into the logistics of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Amazon is launching a new delivery service for businesses called Shipping with Amazon (SWA), The Wall Street Journal has reported. That will put the internet retailing

Pilot program promotes more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The first shipment to land at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol as part of a pilot program to streamline and secure Customs procedures between China and the European

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

As the Nation’s top-exporting state for the past 14 consecutive years, it’s impossible to deny the importance of Texas logistics to the global economy. In fact,

Blockchain technology can help manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Agility is the first freight forwarder to collaborate on a Maersk-IBM solution to provide more efficient and secure methods for conducting global trade by using blockchain

Impact of TCJA on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade is ambiguous.

The centerpiece of the new tax law is a cut in the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 21 percent. Proponents promise the lower rate

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

When the topic turns to the most difficult and dangerous jobs in industrial environments, the general public may not think of mapping. Anyone who has ever

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

The United States became a net exporter of natural gas for the first time since in at least 60 years, according to Bloomberg News reports. Last

No butts in line! How many times did you hear that in kindergarten? Point being that Americans learn the concept of fairness at an early age.

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

Milaha, a Qatar-based maritime and logistics conglomerate, has acquired its largest container vessel to date, Majd, a 3,768 TEU vessel.
The new vessel will be one of

The impact of tax cuts on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade is ambiguous.

The centerpiece of the new tax law is a cut in the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 21 percent. Proponents promise the lower rate

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

The government of China has issues a white paper on its Arctic policy, staking out its strategic interests in the region as a non-Arctic nation. Here

A data strategy is important for companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Have you heard the saying, “Data is the new oil?” It’s a picturesque metaphor that in many ways fits.
Big Data and enterprise analytics are proving ROI and

Standards call for vessels carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to be asbestos free.

The International Maritime Organization should amend the SOLAS Regulation banning the use of asbestos and asbestos containing materials (ACM) in ships. Regulations under the International Convention

regulatory changes impact companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Dentons, the global law firm, recently released its Global Regulatory Trends to Watch in 2018, available here.  In this six-part series, Global Trade is publishing excerpts

Brexit will impact the UK's shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Policymakers and government officials in the UK are reshaping policies in the wake of Brexit. As the UK’s Secretary of State for International Trade, Liam Fox

Middle East air shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade are subject to new security protocols.

Citing the increased threat of a bomb being smuggled on board an aircraft bound for the United States, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has issued an

China has restricted garbage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Having given notice in July of last year, China has followed through on its pledge to turn away “foreign garbage” by adopting much stricter quality thresholds

Retailers are working on final mile deliveries of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Retail has entered a new, digital world that has redefined the delivery process. For supply chain executives, the focus is shifting from how goods move from

State provides incentives to generate more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Amazon is not the only global company making major investment decisions. In January, Toyota and Mazda announced a joint $1.6-billion investment in a new automotive production

OECD says Chile needs more diversity in its shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

To reap the benefits of global changes, Chile needs to update its economic  model, according to the OECD Production Transformation Policy Review (PTPR) of Chile released

US is producing more oil shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In its January Oil Market Report, the International Energy Agency (IEA) predicts “explosive” growth in US oil production, in reaction to rising oil prices. In a

Shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade is one component of the wealth of nations.

Global wealth grew significantly over the past two decades but per capita wealth declined or stagnated in more than two dozen countries in various income brackets,

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

As the port’s $392 million main channel deepening project approaches 100-percent completion, cargo volumes in the Port of Philadelphia are surging. In 2017, container cargoes grew

EU investigates Polish scheme to aid businesses that build vesells to carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The European Commission has approved under EU State aid rules Polish support to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the shipbuilding sector. This measure will encourage

Indian bank finances supply chains of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Intellect Global Transaction Banking, a transaction banking and technology specialist, has implemented a comprehensive supply chain finance platform for Bank of Baroda, India’s International Bank.
With a

European traders are underutilizing FTAs on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The full potential of European Union free trade agreements (FTAs) remains untapped to the tune of $89 billion, UNCTAD and the National Board of Trade Sweden

This episode we head to the Eastern Seaboard and take a look at one of the hottest ports on the East Coast. The Vice President

This episode we talk with RUAN’s Vice President for Supply Chain Solutions, Marty Wadle. Marty shares with us some valuable insight on the challenges trucking companies

Animals can be shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

1) Somewhere between being herded in and out of the airport and rounded up on and off the airplane–peanuts tossed at you like feed–it’s easy to

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

The Trump administration’s efforts to re-negotiate NAFTA continue amidst uncertainty and growing concern whether the parties will be able to conclude talks successfully. Several major issues

Will tax cuts produce more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade?

President Donald J. Trump and congressional Republicans have enacted the largest changes to the federal tax code in three decades. They say that steps such as

Information warfare may or may not have anything to do with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Over the past decade, China and Russia have spent tens of billions of dollars using information warfare to exploit the openness of democratic societies, a phenomenon

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

Marisol International, an Ascent Global Logistics company, today announced its newly enhanced suite of technology empowered supply chain solutions, referred to as PEAK. The state-of-the-art technology

HS ocdes classify shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

With every import or export comes at least one question: What is the correct Harmonized System (HS) code associated with that product? Even with standards accepted

Chinese New Year presents challenges to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

China’s busiest time of year is fast approaching. Chinese New Year (CNY) is celebrated nationwide meaning all businesses around the country will close, including all factories.

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

The U-Freight Group (UFL), with its considerable involvement in ecommerce logistics, has welcomed the recently-signed Luxor Resolution on crossborder ecommerce and believes it will help shape

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

INTTRA, the largest neutral electronic transaction platform, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry, and Info-X Software Technology have announced the

Complaints over China's practices regarding shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

China’s state-led economic model finances the rapid expansion of capacity and production in government-selected industries such as steel, aluminum, and solar energy. Frustrated by the market

Artificial intelligence can help manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

As IBM CFO Martin Schroeter said recently, “The debate about whether artificial intelligence is real is over, and we’re getting to work to solve real business

New TPP would govern shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade among the remaining 11 nations.

On the first anniversary of President Trump’s announcement that the United States would withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the remaining 11 signatories in that pact

China's rising incomes means more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Despite rising tensions between the United States and China on the trade front, the data show that US goods exports to China are on the rise

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

Dentons, the global law firm, recently released its Global Regulatory Trends to Watch in 2018, available here.  In this six-part series, Global Trade is publishing excerpts

China's shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade also present national security issues.

On December 18, 2017, President Donald Trump unveiled his Administration’s first National Security Strategy (NSS), laying out the White House’s strategic vision for handling pressing challenges

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

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced that it has approved a long-term lease with Aero JFK II, LLC for a state-of-the-art 346,000

Shippers face problems with perishable shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to China.

It seems like a Catch 22. China is a country that has a growing demand for fresh food and could offer huge opportunities for exporters of

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Trump placed safeguard measures on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The two Section 201 cases that the president recently decided—solar panels and washing machines—are good illustrations of how much the trade landscape has changed in recent

Trump placed tariffs on solar shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Last week the Trump administration took a decision to raise tariffs on solar cells and modules imported into the United States. The decision was based on

The case of regulation of oil and gas shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In the last few days, the Trump administration’s oil and gas deregulation push entered a frantic new phase. On the last business day of 2017, the

Companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade are subject to antitrust law.

It seems that every year brings news of an attempted merger between giant corporations. This year begins with the ongoing saga of AT&T attempting to take

China leads the world in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The New Year has brought a rash of new articles and proclamations to the effect that the retreat of the United States has left the door

Steel industry wants protection against shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A leading steel trade group and top executives of United States steel companies are urging President Donald Trump to impose protectionist trade measures to protect their

In this episode, we talk with Deringer’s Director of Transportation, Matt Parrot. Publisher Eric Kleinsorge and Matt explore trends to watch and Regulations to watch

More shipments of oil and gas export cargo and import cargo in international trade is an answer to Alaska's economic issues.

Alaska Governor Bill Walker is optimistic that the doubling of oil prices in the last year will boost his state’s economy and help fill its $3

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

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross has announced the affirmative preliminary determinations in the countervailing duty (CVD) investigations of stainless steel flanges from China and India,

shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

A. Duie Pyle, a leader in asset and non-asset-based transportation and supply chain solutions in the Northeast, announced in late January the opening of its newest
transportation

Chassis carry shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to and .from ocean ports

Recent accounts portray truckers as fatigued by the lack of access to quality chassis and rising cost of daily rentals, creating an ever-challenging business climate for

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

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced the affirmative preliminary determination in the countervailing duty (CVD) investigation of imports of uncoated groundwood paper from Canada.
The Commerce

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

Trade and infrastructure were front and center in President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address last night. The question is whether the president, and Congress,

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

This week and last negotiators from the United States, Canada, and Mexico met in Montreal to update the regional North American Free Trade Agreement. While there

Navy ships collided with vessels carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United States Navy is preferring charges against individual service members in relation to collisions with cargo ships by the USS Fitzgerald and USS John S.

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

A long-time leader in the plasma collection industry uses TrueCommerce EDI to automate the exchange of outbound purchase orders and inbound invoices with its highest-volume vendors.
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UAVs will be used to deliver shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Boeing is accelerating breakthrough advancements in autonomous air travel. The company recently completed initial flight tests of an electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) unmanned cargo aerial vehicle (CAV) prototype.

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Logistics provider specializes in temperature control for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Cold storage and temperature-controlled distribution have significantly advanced the food supply chain since being introduced just over 100 years ago. Before then, food preservation was relatively

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

A new report prepared by Trade Partnership Worldwide for the Business Roundtable finds that a termination of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) would have

With BRI, China wants to promote more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

On May 14, 2017, twenty-nine national leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, were among the 1,500 people gathered at the

Digitizing information processes help manage supply chains of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Digitalization paves the way for more reliable planning when implementing complex, large-scale projects and the accompanying logistics processes. That’s the finding of IT experts at AXIT,

Considerations for the second headquarters for Amazon, a company with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

To hear most media outlets tell the story, any of the 20 metropolitan areas on Amazon’s shortlist for the site of its second headquarters (HQ2) would

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

Recently, the US administration decided in favor of the introduction of trade barriers on the imports of washing machines and solar products. This move was based

Using cryptocurrencies to pay for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The global shipping industry is one of the oldest in the world and a trillion-dollar business. In fact nearly all goods, which we buy have likely

Human rights laws impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Slavery and human trafficking are still prevalent in America today. An estimated 17,500 foreign nationals and 200,000 Americans are being trafficked into and within the United

Business intelligence software can help manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

It’s likely you’ve heard about the digital transformation, and there is a lot of information about the latest and greatest when it comes to using data.

Midwest airports are handling more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport is situated in the largest and densest consumer market in the United States, a city of 8.5 million people

Logistics executives expect more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade with emerging markets.

Logistics executives share the International Monetary Fund’s view that 2018 will be a stronger year for emerging markets. So concludes Agility Logistics’ Emerging Markets Logistics Index

Trump imposed tariffs on solar technology shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump’s decision earlier this week to impose safeguard tariffs on imported solar cells and modules, has been met with growing opposition, from industry groups

ITC made determination in Canadian shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

In a unanimous decision, the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) knocked down antidumping (AD) and countervailing duties (CVD) on imports of Canadian aircraft, determining that

Trump in Davos speech sought to promote more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald J. Trump, speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, struck a tone similar to a governor, mayor, or president of a chamber

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

On January 12, President Donald Trump announced that he would waive the economic sanctions against Iran pursuant to the 2015 multilateral nuclear deal between Iran and

Smart technologies for manufacturers of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Smart manufacturing is having a major impact on the entire manufacturing industry worldwide, but which technologies are driving the smart revolution?
By 2019, the 3D printing market

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

Schiphol Cargo reported an increase of 5.4 percent on yearly tonnage in 2017 with strong demand in the Far East for European goods boosting total figures

Project management for companies with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Did you know 70 percent of corporate projects fail? That’s not the only statistic that’s shocking. Only 2.5 percent of companies successfully complete all of their

Expanded Panama Canal has allowed east coast ports to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Demand growth in 2017 was king on the Asia-US East Coast trade, where spot rates have recovered in the past few weeks, but remain well below

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

One year after he took the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, President Donald Trump said he would consider bringing the US back in.
In an

Improved infrastructure is required to move shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Axios published a leaked document Tuesday identified as a draft White House infrastructure plan. The White House implicitly authenticated the document when a spokesman reacted, “We

On-dock rail move ocean shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The era of the big containership is taking United States East Coast ports by storm. It was in 2016 that an expanded Panama Canal opened, allowing larger

Trump wants weak dollar to boost US shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The US dollar is at a three-year low against global currencies, and it’s been heading further down recently in reaction to a comment from United States

Trump was not happy with Ross's negotiations on trade of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

One of the pillars of Trump administration trade policy has been enhanced enforcement of United States trade laws. The US Department of Commerce, under the leadership

Blockchain technology used to process transaction associated with shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

ABN AMRO, Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC), Shandong Bohi Industry Co., Ltd (Bohi), ING, and Societe Generale have successfully completed the first full agricultural commodity transaction using

 
In this episode, our special guest, David Partlow, Director of Economic Development for Brownfield Texas, talks about how small towns around America can provide big time

 
In this episode we speak with Ruan’s Ceo, Ben McClean and reflect on the past 80+ years of the companies success.  You’ll learn what it takes

Challneges for Trump are mounting, including thos e realted to shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Trump has been lucky in 2017, argues Johns Hopkins University Professor Eliot A. Cohen in a pre-released essay from the March/April Foreign Affairs, but “there

EU-UK agreement would govern shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The United Kingdom is currently in the throes of dealing with its rupture with the European Union. The choices before the UK and its citizens are

Exchange automates bookings of shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The New York Shipping Exchange (NYSHEX), the innovator of the first digital forward freight contract for global container shipping, announced the addition of Maersk Line as

Russian shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade have been sanctioned by the US Congress.

The first imports into North America that include gas from a project in Russia subject to United States sanctions is headed to Boston on board the

Logistics provider is acquiring electric trucks to move shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Ruan Transportation Management Systems has reserved five of Tesla Motors’ new wholly electrically powered tractor-trailers for testing and delivery in 2019. The new semis were unveiled

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

Negotiators from Canada, Mexico, and the United States are gathering in Montreal beginning today to try to negotiate a revised North American Free Trade Agreement. The

The South China Sea is an important route for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

China has accused the United States of violating its sovereignty after a US missile destroyer sailed near Huangyan Island, also known as Scarborough Shoal, on January

WTO governs shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

China and Russia have failed to embrace the market-oriented  economic policies championed by the World Trade Organization (WTO) and are not living up to certain key

Conveyor system makes more efficient plant that produces cement shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The manufacture of cement is energy-intensive and to cement manufacturers energy efficiency is very important. In order to ensure an economical and sustainable operation, the Denizli

FMC regulates shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Federal Maritime Commission has released a plan that identifies regulations under its purview that are currently suitable for reform or elimination, and establishes a schedule

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

President Donald Trump has approved recommendations to impose safeguard tariffs on imported residential washing machines and solar cells and modules, based on the findings and recommendations

Commerce Department has submitted report on aluminum on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

It’s happened again. Once again the United States Department of Commerce submitted the results of a Section 232 investigation to the president, without announcing what it

Trump promotes US gas shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

President Donald Trump may have denigrated Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations by using a term now ubiquitous on cable news, and may discourage immigration to

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

DHL’s new Global Trade Barometer provides a solid prediction of ongoing positive trade growth for the United States. The US is currently one of the most stable

Drewry expects more M&A activities among shipping companies that carry container shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The collapse of freight rates during the second half of last year, far out of line with the underlying supply and demand fundamentals, suggests that carriers

Sub-Saharan Africa is emerging from a slowdown in shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Sub-Saharan African (SSA) business environment, which offers great opportunities for trade and investment, is not so complicated to understand after all. The economic slowdown which

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

Brazil, China, Indonesia, Russia, and Vietnam were among 2017’s worst innovation mercantilism, according to a report released today by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF).
Innovation

SCPA handled more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade in 2017.

The South Carolina Ports Authority reported nine percent container volume growth in 2017 with a record-setting 2.2 million twenty-foot equivalent container units handled during the year.
In

FMC must decide whethehr to regulate carrier and terminal penalties on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) heard to dramatically different sets of stories this week on the issue of detention and demurrage charges levied by ocean carriers

Trends show more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The DHL Global Trade Barometer for January 2018 indicates that global trade will continue to grow within the next three months.
DHL yesterday introduced the new early indicator

Certification for remote control of systems of ships carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The MV COSCO Shipping Aries, recently delivered to the Chinese shipping giant, is the first ever container ship to receive Lloyd’s Register’s cyber-enabled ship (CES) descriptive

US says Chinese companies are helping North Korea with illegal shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Satellite photographs show six Chinese cargo ships engaging in trade with North Korea that is banned under UN sanctions, The Wall Street Journal has reported. United

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

A.P. Moller – Maersk and IBM announced today their intent to establish a joint venture to provide more efficient and secure methods for conducting global trade

Automation is key to processing ecommerce shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Ecommerce is driving retailers to rethink their strategies from the ground up. Gone are the days when all products were distributed in bulk, with cases or

USTR identifies pirated and counterfeit shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has announced the findings of the 2017 Special 301 Out-of-Cycle Review of Notorious Markets, also known as the Notorious Markets

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

The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation (SLSMC) announced yesterday that the 2017 navigation season concluded on January 11, 2018, with the transit of the Federal Biscay

The port of Oakland handled more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade in 2017.

Port of Oakland officials are making an eleventh hour financial pitch to freight haulers this month.  Their message: the state of California has millions of dollars

Managing ocean ports that handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Javier Lancha began his career in the port sector as the finance director with the APM Terminal in Algeciras in the south of Spain.
“As this was

Blockchain technology used to manage transactions for 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,

INNOVATION
Innovation has gone from something reserved for start-ups to a must-have for supply chains looking to adjust to digitalization and disruption. A perfect storm of huge

As British voters decided to leave the European Union, former President Barack Obama warned that the United Kingdom would be shunted to the back of the

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

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross has announced the affirmative final determinations in the antidumping duty (AD) investigations of imports of carbon and alloy steel wire

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

SyncFab Co., a business-to-business procurement and supply chain management platform for precision parts production, has announced it launched a public pre-sale of the ERC20 Ethereum MFG

EU and UK negotiating agreement to govern shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Adam Posen, president of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, says that the United Kingdom’s choice to close itself off from the European single market will

Infrastructure upgrades allow port to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Port of Los Angeles moved more cargo in 2017 than in any time in the port’s 110-year history, racking up 9,343,192 TEUs, a 5.5 percent

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

The heavy-load vessel Happy Buccaneer left the port of Gdynia, Poland, last week bound for Virginia laden with six new rail-mounted gantry cranes (RMGs). The shipment signal

WMS helps process shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

3PL Central, a provider of a cloud-based Warehouse Management System (WMS), announced its release of SmartView, the next-generation of its Warehouse Management Platform, 3PL Warehouse Manager.

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

It’s happened again. President Donald Trump has once again threatened to withdraw the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement, this time in an

Uses of blockchain for transactions involving shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

OriginTrail, a European IT company known for its traceability solutions, announced its development of the first blockchain protocol that is purpose-built for data exchange between organizations

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

The Trump administration has indicated that it is seeking a currency provision in a revised NAFTA agreement. In itself, this is not particularly controversial. The three

US companies can be liable for importers' evasions of duties on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Federal prosecutors in New York recently announced the settlement of a remarkable lawsuit relating to a scheme to evade import duties. The case involved an importer’s

Trump needs a better strategy for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to Africa.

President Donald Trump’s strategy toward Africa will not advance United States interests on the continent.
That’s the conclusion of an Africa expert who published a critique of

Importers of craft beverage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade will benefit from US tax cut.

The Republican tax bill includes deep cuts to alcohol excise taxes that are widely described as benefiting small craft brewers and distillers. In fact, most of

Digitization allws carriers and forwarder to handle more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Carriers literally do the heavy lifting in international freight. Ocean carriers have sold directly to BCOs for a long time but avoided direct relationships with small

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

[Editors note: On Friday, January 12, the US International Trade Commission determined that “there is a reasonable indication that a US industry is materially injured by

US infrastructure improvements needed to handle shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The Problem Solvers Caucus in the United States Congress released a new report this week with bipartisan policy recommendations to renew and build US infrastructure.
The forty-eight

Section 232 investigation may impact steel shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Yesterday was the day many in the world of trade were waiting for. The United States Department of Commerce announced that it had submitted its report

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

The Trump administration announced last week that would be opening most US ocean waters to oil and gas drilling. But following objections voiced by the governor

Trump decision on JCPOA will impact shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

The protests that have rocked Iran over the past 10 days have come on the eve of a set of crucial decisions surrounding America’s adherence to