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Tuesday, April 25, 2017
With tax reform proposals coming this week, every manufacturer and supply chain provider should be watching out for a possible Border Adjustment Tax (BAT). And, if we see it we must quickly root against it.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Shippers attending the recently concluded “Critical Cargoes Conference” in New Orleans were told that when and if trade is resumed, the Cuban port of Mariel will be ready.
Monday, April 10, 2017
While a bevy of high-tech outfits have threatened to disrupt the current freight forwarding marketplace with its their digitized offerings, older established players are hardly standing still as far as innovation is concerned.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Uncertainty seems to be the word of the day in global sourcing. From shifts in political, economic and trade policies around the world to changing expectations in terms of speed to market, there are numerous powers at play that suppliers, retailers and brands will have to watch closely over the coming months.
Monday, March 06, 2017
China is a Communist nation ruled by a central government and a President. Hong Kong is a limited democracy and although Hong Kong recognizes the President of China as head of state, Hong Kong is managed by a Chief Executive.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Analysts for Frontier Strategy Group (FSG) – an information and advisory services firm for emerging market executives – expect a slight improvement in global expansion in 2017.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
The patterns of China’s overseas direct investment are changing rapidly, says HSBC’s chief regional economist, Qu Hongbin.
Ocean fleet tracking. A new global environmental service was ushered in at this month’s World Ocean Council’s Sustainable Ocean Summit in Rotterdam.
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
No matter what your political party, and even if NAFTA is modified or ended, all of the jobs are not likely to come back.
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Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) gathered in Lima, Peru, just after Donald Trump’s stunning victory in the U.S. presidential election in November to regroup—and perhaps rethink—free trade alternatives for the coming year.