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Friday, April 01, 2016

The potential abuse of flags of convenience has again been brought to center stage with a feature in the Financial Times that argues that global terrorism is exploiting weaknesses in supply chain tracking and tracing.
Posted on 04/01 at 04:37 PM
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Thursday, March 24, 2016

Shipping losses continue their long-term downward trend with 85 total losses reported worldwide in 2015, according to the Allianz Global Corporated & Specialty (AGCS) fourth annual Safety and Shipping Review 2016.
Posted on 03/24 at 09:03 AM
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Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Are You Taking a Proactive Approach to Risk Management?
Posted on 02/17 at 09:39 AM
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Thursday, November 12, 2015

Federal officials should forge a comprehensive strategy to defend the nation’s ports from cyber attacks, Port of Long Beach Director of Security Services Randy Parsons told a U.S. House of Representatives committee in testimony earlier this month.
Posted on 11/12 at 09:21 AM
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Friday, October 16, 2015

Among the many concerns shared by supply chain managers, corruption remains high when it comes to doing global business.
Posted on 10/16 at 09:31 AM
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Tuesday, June 09, 2015

While physical threats to international sea and air cargo gateways have been top of mind ever since the events of 9/11, security analysts say more attention should be given to reduce exposure to internet penetration and hacking attacks. Should existing cyber security processes be compromised, they add, a cascading effect might be created, thereby disrupting huge segments of any given supply chain.
Posted on 06/09 at 08:47 AM
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Monday, March 23, 2015

Zurich Insurance and their head of Strategic Business Risk, Linda Conrad, are sharing some interesting insights into the longer-term financial implications of the prolonged West Coast port disruption for retailers across the country.
Posted on 03/23 at 09:07 AM
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Friday, August 29, 2014

Supply chain security provider Freightwatch International has released its semi-annual report on cargo theft in the Asia Pacific region for the first half of 2014, which contains some heartening news for U.S. shippers reliant on trucking, warehousing and retail.
Posted on 08/29 at 09:39 AM
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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

While Hurricane Sandy continues to wreak havoc in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States, a new focus on risk mitigation is sure to take hold.
Posted on 10/30 at 12:33 PM
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