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Transport disruptions due to protests in Colombia

Updated 05/06/2021: At this time the shortage of cargo vehicles continues. The situation in Valle del Cauca is critical because the entry and exit routes from the port of Buenaventura to the valley and the interior of the country are still

US Trucker Shortage

U.S. Trucker Shortage

During the past year, there have been numerous disruptions to the flow of commerce in and out of the United States, due to the coronavirus pandemic. The latest is the impact on truck availability at our nation’s ports. With the

How will brexit affect freight transport

How will Brexit affect freight transport?

Brexit was implemented on January 1. From that moment on, the European Union put the United Kingdom on the third country listing. With regard to Customs, this means that England, Scotland and Wales will receive the same treatment as any

why are goods held at customs

Why are goods held up in customs?

Buying in online retailers and stores located anywhere in the world is becoming an increasingly common activity. Now, it is something that is being done even more due to the coronavirus pandemic that we are suffering. All products purchased in

What is causing the demand crisis in global trade?

The striking images of the container ship Ever Given aground in the Suez Canal and the obvious delays in supply on this strategic transport route that this event will cause have once again brought to the forefront a problem that

Fulfilling in Hong Kong or China: Your Question We Answer

Just recently, we have been invited to speak at an online panel discussion targeting foreign merchants regarding the setup of cross-border e-commerce business in Asia. Many questions were raised from the attendees during the webinar surrounding whether merchants shall be operating