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Receiving Notices To Increase Continuous Bond Amount?
By Point To Point on August 1, 2019

Ever since the new 25% tariffs on China have gone into effect, many importers are receiving notices from their bonding company or from Customs...

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Traffic Mitigation Fee At POLA & POLB Set To Rise
By Point To Point on July 29, 2019

Please be aware that on August 1, 2019, the Traffic Mitigation Fee (TMF), also known as PierPass, at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach will...

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International Market Update: Requesting an Exclusion From China Tariffs Covered by List 3
By Point To Point on July 10, 2019

The web portal (Click here to visit) for submitting exclusion requests for the third round (tranche) of China tariffs to the Office of the U.S....

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International Market Update: Are Mexico Tariff Changes Possible?
By Averitt Express on May 31, 2019

As many shippers may have noticed or heard at the end of May, President Trump has announced a plan to implement new tariffs on ALL goods arriving...

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3 Years Later: The Impact of the Panama Canal Expansion on Supply Chains
By Point To Point on May 28, 2019

On June 26, 2016, the expanded Panama Canal was opened. At the time, there was fanfare a’plenty, with the Panama Canal Authority’s public...

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International Market Update: China Raises Duties on U.S. Exports
By Point To Point on May 14, 2019

China has responded to the latest round of 25% tariff increases the United Sates has imposed on their goods as they enter the US. In response to...

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International Market Update: Sec. 301 Duties Increasing On Friday, May 10
By Point To Point on May 8, 2019

In the face of massive uncertainty on the status of the US/China trade negotiations, importers should be aware that the duty rate for List 3...

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International Market Update: 3rd Round of Section 301 List 1 Product Exclusions
By Point To Point on April 23, 2019

The office of the United States Trade Representative has released a new and updated listing of products that are now excluded from coverage under...

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Prepare For Freight Delays At The U.S. & Mexico Border
By Point To Point on April 1, 2019

Updates Aug. 5: On August 4th, President Trump backed off the threat to shut down points of entry along the U.S. and Mexico border. However, the...

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2019 State of the North American Supply Chain Results (White Paper)
By Point To Point on January 21, 2019

In late 2018, we asked shippers to participate in our 4th annual State of the North American Supply Chain survey. The purpose of the survey is...

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