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Reducing Domestic Freight Costs

Reducing Domestic Freight Costs

Freight costs account for a large portion of your company’s expenses. So, if your business deals in large quantities of inventory, transportation costs can have a significant impact on profits. By reducing the domestic freight costs on a day-to-day basis, you can...

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Data Security in Import and Export

Cyber attacks and breach of security can cost companies millions of dollars especially when those breaches affect import/export data and record keeping. In 2017, the NotPetya attack on Maersk’s computer network cost the company over $300 million. In 2018, COSCO had a...

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NAFTA Renegotiated, Replaced By USMCA

Trade news this year has been almost entirely focused on trade restrictions, with tariffs and trade wars dominating the headlines. But recently there was a breakthrough for free trade: a renegotiated NAFTA agreed to by the USA, Mexico, and Canada that would take the...

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The Cost of Ocean Freight in 2018

Cost Pressures on Ocean Freight for 2H 2018 In an environment of import/export uncertainty and the potential for increased tariffs later this year, peak season for shippers came early in 2018. US import volumes took a larger than normal upturn well ahead of the...

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