April 30, 2020

GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN UPDATE – An Overview of the Domestic and International Scene

We are in the midst of an unprecedented global crisis. There is an information overload as experts share opinions, statistics, and projections about COVID-19’s effect on […]
April 21, 2020

NEW 90-Day Duty Deferral Program

The importing trade community has spent considerable time and effort over the last several weeks in soliciting the Administration to postpone or delay duty payments in […]
April 17, 2020

STEAMSHIP LINE STORAGE OFFERINGS – Advantages and disadvantages

As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, experts anticipate that the shipping industry could see a loss of $25-$30 billion this year. These losses would need to […]
April 14, 2020

Planning vs. Forecasting – Keys to Maintaining Supply Chain Flow

The Covid-19 pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the logistics industry, with experts estimating a 30% decline in the global shipping market through May. Supply chains […]
April 8, 2020

Global Container Movement – Variables and Projections

The global shipping community is in the midst of an unprecedented state of flux. While new information on the Covid-19 pandemic emerges daily, the supply chain […]
April 6, 2020

U.S. DOMESTIC CARGO – Current Status, Rumors and Projections

The current status of readily available U.S. produced goods continues to fluctuate on a seemingly daily basis. With “stay at home” orders in place for a […]
March 31, 2020

CARGO INSURANCE – Your defense against unexpected and costly circumstances

Cargo insurance is one component of the supply chain that is often misunderstood. Many companies rely on coverage that is provided by the supplier or carrier […]
March 27, 2020

Force Majeure May Be Invoked on Cargo

Rumors are circulating in the global shipping community about the invocation of force majeure. Although it is rarely used, force majeure can cause serious disruption in […]
March 23, 2020

Returned Goods

As you know, with the rapidly evolving steps being taken to curb the spread of COVID19, the current global climate is in a constant state of […]