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Tuesday, February 21, 2012

With their annual conference coming up in Miami next March, The Air Forwarders Association (AfA) will focus on a variety of concerns
Posted on 02/21 at 05:56 PM
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Data from Panjiva showed gains from December to January for both United States-bound waterborne shipments and the number of manufacturers shipping to the U.S.
Posted on 02/21 at 02:10 PM
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Thursday, February 16, 2012

The uncertainty over the level of container freight rates in the next few months has severely disrupted trading on the freight futures market, said analysts at the Paris-based consultancy, Alphaliner.
Posted on 02/16 at 05:48 PM
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Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Social critics of globalization have long characterized the container shipping industry as a villainous partner in the oppression of the world’s most needy. But here’s another example that counters that perception.
Posted on 02/15 at 07:03 PM
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Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Trade with China, Japan, and South Korea also helped California firms establish a new record high for merchandise exports in 2011
Posted on 02/14 at 07:18 PM
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Thursday, February 09, 2012

As 2012-13 contract negotiations begin, container shipping lines in the transpacific are readying themselves for tougher bargaining.
Posted on 02/09 at 04:19 PM
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Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Managing international freight shipping operations presents a set of challenges that potentially expose shippers to risky and costly misfortunes.
Posted on 02/07 at 10:37 AM
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Manufacturers can spend 50% or more of revenue on purchasing parts. So, it is not surprising that sourcing from low cost countries to improve competitiveness has been such an important business strategy in the past ten years.
Posted on 02/07 at 10:33 AM
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US corporations import nearly $2 trillion worth of products from more than 150 countries, a number that is expected to triple by 2015, according to US Customs and Border Protection (CBP).
Posted on 02/07 at 10:31 AM
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The drive to capture the business benefits of low cost country sourcing has far out-paced the processes and systems needed to efficiently manage the global supply chain. A recent survey by Aberdeen identified that higher than expected transportation expenses was the primary factor in landed cost budget variances.


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