April 6, 2021
Cargo ship accident with cargo falling into the ocean

Shippers on the Hook for Huge Bill to Refloat the Ever Given

The vessel’s owner, Shoe Kisen, declared General Average last week, ensuring the Ever Given’s cargo owners will pay an amount of the costs associated with rescuing […]
June 15, 2020

USMCA – Are You Ready?

Are you ready for USMCA? The new trade agreement goes into effect on July 1, 2020. In our effort to keep you informed, the below is […]
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 […]