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July 6th, 2017

Little-Known Program Helps Small Manufacturers Grow

Many small manufacturers around the country have a little-known, decades-old government initiative to thank for a portion of their success. The Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) program created by Congress in 1988 aims at helping small and medium-sized manufacturers grow. Back in the 1980s, MEP was meant to support US manufacturing industry, which was feared to… Read More

Calgary is positioning itself as a hub for shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade. Calgary Takes Aim at Transportation and Logistics

The news out of Calgary, Alberta, last week was of the groundbreaking for

Technology is increasingly being used to manage shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade. 2017 Georgia Logistics Summit Recap

On May 16 to 17, 2017, the cavernous halls of the Georgia World

Ways to reduce duties on shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade. Apparel Importers Not Making Good Use of Free Trade Agreements

Apparel and textile importers ought to expect a thank-you card from the United

Chinese Anti-Dumping Cases: Questions and Answers

Global Trade recently spoke to Dharmendra N. Choudhary, a well-known anti-dumping lawyer in

SS Bluefields sunk during World War II while carrying shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade. Exploring Ocean Shipping Casualty of World War II

The United States had been in World War II for less than a

Logistics companies send shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade to disaster areas.

When a 7.8 Richter-scale earthquake struck Ecuador in mid-April, logistics and supply-chain companies in the United States were moved to try and help the victims.
They were

Gabon's government is ecourafging more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Gabon’s is an economy dependent upon exports of its rich array natural resources. Until the 1970s, manganese and timber were its mainstays. In recent decades, Gabon’s

Government of Gabon seeks to encourage more shipments of export cargo and import cargo in international trade.

Gabon, a tranquil nation in equatorial Africa rich in natural resources, has set out to diversify its economy. The francophone country’s economy has long depended upon

It’s undeniable that the ever-morphing world of global commerce offers a multitude of golden opportunities to prosper in the marketplace of international business that were inconceivable

U.S. Cuba trade relations. Cuba may be a new export market and the United States may even get imports. Either way it's sure to be an increase in global trade for international businesses and may even alter supply chains.

If pressed to compile a roster of people most vehemently opposed to thawing relations between the U.S. and Cuba, at first glance, you might put near

In most U.S. states employers are free to bind employees with restrictive covenants—which commonly take the form of post-employment restrictions on soliciting clients or employees—as a

The year was 1994, and with NAFTA in effect, Mexico began to enjoy a profusion of growth in its manufacturing sector. This period of prosperity, however,

After nine months of heated labor-contract negotiations, the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) have reportedly come to an agreement—the

The cost of the ongoing labor dispute that has all but paralyzed cargo-handling activity at ports from Seattle to San Diego is starting to show with

HOW SKECHERS AND OTHER GLOBAL SHIPPERS ARE ESTABLISHING EUROPEAN DISTRIBUTION HUBS
With $2 billion and counting in annual sales, Skechers USA Inc. is making fast tracks around

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