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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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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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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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Intermodal, International, Supply Chain

How Inland Ports Yield International Supply Chain Benefits
By Point To Point on April 27, 2018

The growth of the globalized economy has led to more supply chains that rely on importing and exporting through the nation's busy seaports. This...

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International, Supply Chain, Freight Handling

How To Unlock Cross-Border Capacity With Freight Transloading
By Point To Point on March 30, 2018

In February, we discussed solutions that can help shippers navigate the freight capacity crunch currently felt throughout the U.S. Current...

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Supply Chain Focus: Are You Ready For The Chinese New year?
By Point To Point on December 20, 2017

As most of North America is getting into the swing of a new year, the Chinese will soon be celebrating the beginning of a new lunar calendar. The...

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International, Supply Chain

4 Tips To Streamline An Import-Based Supply Chain
By Point To Point on July 28, 2017

Even for seasoned logistics veterans, it can become easy to accept long transit times, frequent delays and costly expedited service upgrades as...

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International

3 Best Practices To Avoid Cargo Customs Clearance Disasters
By Point To Point on April 24, 2017

The challenges of importing and exporting can be complex and tedious. And while shippers and their logistics partners work hard together to create...

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