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International, Tariffs

'Made in Hong Kong' Must Now Say 'Made in China'
By Point To Point on August 13, 2020

In response to a new security law imposed by China on the citizens of Hong Kong, the Trump Administration on July 14 removed the special trading...

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International, Supply Chain, Trucking

What You Need To Know About The New USMCA
By Point To Point on July 16, 2020

June 30, 2020 marked the end of the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The NAFTA was put into place in 1994 to bolster trade between the...

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International, Tariffs

Tariff Update: Exemptions Expire On Nearly 100 Chinese Products
By Point To Point on July 10, 2020

Nearly 100 items have lost their previous exemption status from China 301 tariffs. The sudden loss of exemption status for these products went...

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International, Supply Chain

How To Keep Import History & Volume Confidential For 2 Years At A Time
By Point To Point on June 30, 2020

We get asked many times a year by clients how they can keep their import shipment history confidential.  US Customs has created a new portal...

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Industry News, Supply Chain, Trucking

Supply Chain Trends: Carriers & Technology Amid The Pandemic
By Averitt Express on June 25, 2020

It’s fair to say that the broader trucking industry has generally been a bit slow to adopt new technologies. However, the last few years have seen...

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International, Industry News, Supply Chain

Incoterms 2020: What Shippers Need To Know
By Averitt Express on May 20, 2020

On January 1, 2020 Incoterms 2020 went into effect. These rules from the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) establish guidelines for how...

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International, Industry News, Supply Chain, Trucking

COVID-19 Impact On Transportation Service Updates
By Point To Point on April 16, 2020

Update: 4/8/2020 Capacity in the LTL markets are currently available to meet the majority of customer needs. This is especially true when it comes...

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USMCA: How The 'New NAFTA' Will Impact The Trucking Industry
By Point To Point on April 15, 2020

On January 16th, the long-delayed United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) was passed by the United States Senate by a vote of 89 to 10. On...

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Supply Chain, Retail, Freight Handling

The Impact Of E-Commerce On LTL Shipping
By Point To Point on March 12, 2020

E-commerce represents one of the single greatest factors impacting the future of LTL freight. In just two years — from 2017 to 2019 — e-commerce...

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Supply Chain, Trucking, Freight Handling

Freight Consolidation: The Benefits and Drawbacks
By Point To Point on February 27, 2020

As demand has risen in both brick-and-mortar and e-commerce supply chains, shippers have been faced with a challenge. Smaller and more frequent...

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