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How the Coronavirus is Impacting Shipping Options
By Point To Point on February 10, 2020

In addition to the human toll, the spread of the deadly Coronavirus has created challenges for international supply chain operations.

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Tariff Update: New Tariffs on Steel & Aluminum Products
By Point To Point on February 3, 2020

In a Presidential Proclamation published on January 29, President Trump announced that additional Section 232 tariffs of 25 percent on steel...

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Tariff Update: China Trade Deal (Phase 1) - What Happens Now?
By Point To Point on January 17, 2020

On January 15,  the US and China signed a long-awaited trade deal. For the first time in over 2 years, we have interrupted the forward march of...

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3 Major Transportation Trends to Watch in 2020
By Point To Point on December 19, 2019

The last few weeks have shown that the volatility we saw earlier in 2019 is far from over. From high profile bankruptcies to the announcement (and...

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Tariff Update: Phase One Deal Reached With China
By Point To Point on December 16, 2019

President Trump announced on Friday, Dec. 13 the details of a   Phase One  trade deal reached with China that will result in the additional 15%...

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Tariff Delay = Tariff Relief
By Point To Point on October 14, 2019

Over the weekend, President Trump announced via Twitter that he would be delaying "indefinitely" the increase of 5% duties that was scheduled to...

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The Global Supply Chain Shuffling Game
By Point To Point on September 5, 2019

As trade tensions between the world's two biggest economies continue, companies around the world are moving to reduce their dependence on Chinese...

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All Sec. 301 China Duties to Increase an Additional 5%
By Point To Point on August 26, 2019

The trade dispute between China and the US heated up again on Friday as China announced their intent to raise the amount of duties they collect...

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China Tariffs: List 4 is Coming!
By Point To Point on August 14, 2019

The USTR just posted yesterday an announcement on their website that the feared List 4 group of products ($300 Billion) will be hit beginning Sept...

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Sec. 301 Duties: How to Benefit from an Exclusion
By Point To Point on August 5, 2019

There have been a lot of questions regarding Sec. 301 duties, and how they apply (or not) to our clients' import products. A comprehensive list of...

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