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Customs Clearance Process When Importing Freight Into the U.S.

Posted by Carl Verdon on Jul 18, 2022 10:00:00 AM

Importing freight into the U.S. from another country can feel intimidating — especially if you don’t have a lot of experience doing so. Getting cargo through customs efficiently is important; a delay at the..

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Drayage Service Explained: What Drayage is, How it's Done and What it Costs

Posted by Carl Verdon on Jun 29, 2022 10:00:00 AM

Moving your freight internationally is anything but simple. There are, seemingly, endless documents to file, terms to understand and parties to connect with. 

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Standard vs. Routed Export Shipments: A Comprehensive Breakdown

Posted by Jay Thomassen on Jun 6, 2022 10:00:00 AM

As a company that participates in the movement of international cargo, you’ve likely uncovered the sheer complexity of this process. With so many transportation providers to choose from and a variety of..

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Bonded Shipments: What You Need to Know About Transporting Freight In-Bond

Posted by Carl Verdon on May 25, 2022 10:00:00 AM

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[Video] How Do Global Supply Chain Disruptions Impact International Shipping?

Posted by Carl Verdon on Apr 5, 2022 10:16:06 AM

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Mexico Customs Clearance: How Long Does It Take and How Should You Plan?

Posted by Raul Vasquez on Mar 7, 2022 10:00:00 AM

The fact that you’re shipping freight internationally should never come back to haunt you. Just like a domestic shipment, your international freight has deadlines to meet and you have a budget to stick to. 

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Incoterms 101: The Ultimate Guide to Understanding Your International Commercial Terms

Posted by Zach Ticha on Mar 2, 2022 10:00:00 AM

The transportation industry is brimming with jargon; terminology, acronyms and abbreviations that are unique to the business of freight movement. To an outsider — someone who doesn’t work in it every day — the..

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[Video] What Documents are Required For International Shipping?

Posted by Carl Verdon on Feb 11, 2022 10:46:26 AM

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The Fundamentals of a Great Logistics Customer Portal (& How They Benefit You)

Posted by Keith Samuelson on Dec 20, 2021 10:00:00 AM

Good transportation companies strive to make the lives of their customers easier with each transaction. This is done by tapping into the unique needs of every business, addressing each pain point they feel and..

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The Pros & Cons of Using a Freight Forwarder (+ How to Choose Yours)

Posted by Carl Verdon on Dec 13, 2021 10:00:00 AM

There are 195 countries in the world. The majority of these nations have different governmental structures, values and cultural histories. 194 of these countries are foreign to you. 

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