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Help Averitt Celebrate National Driver Appreciation Week
By Point To Point on September 7, 2018

Each year, the transportation industry takes a week to recognize the unsung heroes behind the wheel that keep the American economy moving forward....

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International

The Most Common Cargo Insurance Exclusions
By Point To Point on August 23, 2018

Cargo insurance is vital for the protection of your products that originate from or are destined for locations abroad. Aside from protecting your...

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International, Industry News, Tariffs

Do You Need A Larger Customs Bond?
By Point To Point on August 17, 2018

The Answer Could Very Well Be "YES" A lot of new tariffs have come into effect this year, and more are scheduled. These increases are...

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Case Studies

Shipper On Point: Going Sky High In Chicago
By Point To Point on August 7, 2018

Home to nearly 3 million people, Chicago is one of the busiest cities in the United States. And with record-level congestion on the streets and...

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International, Industry News, Tariffs

International Update: Carrier Capacity & Space Availability
By Point To Point on August 2, 2018

For the past 3 years the ocean carriers operating in the Transpacific and Indian Subcontinent Trade Lanes have made attempts on the first day of...

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International, Industry News, Tariffs

Still More Tariff Increases Coming?
By Point To Point on July 25, 2018

Yet another round of tariff increases are being planned, which will add 10% duty to more than 6000 HTS#'s, affecting $200 Billion in new products...

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Trucking

4 Ways To Handle Rising Freight Rates & Shipping Costs
By Point To Point on July 24, 2018

Pushed by a growing economy and driver shortage, increasing freight rates have been on most shippers' minds lately. In truth, rates, particularly...

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International, Industry News

Tariffs, Trade Wars & The Supply Chains Caught In The Middle
By Point To Point on June 29, 2018

Few things make international shippers more worried than threats of tariffs and trade wars. And today, these topics are clearly at the top of...

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International, Industry News, Tariffs

Chinese-Origin Tariffs Effective July 6, 2018
By Point To Point on June 15, 2018

The final listing of Chinese-origin products that will be hit with an additional 25% in duties under Sec. 301 was announced by the USTR on June 15...

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Culture

The Averitt Express Approach To The Driver Shortage
By Point To Point on May 24, 2018

Buoyed by a host of factors, including an aging workforce, growing regulations and freight demand, the national driver shortage continues to...

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