Understanding the Customs Clearance Process

Understanding the Customs Clearance Process

Success in global trade involves finding quality suppliers, transporting goods in a volatile freight market, navigating trade wars and related tariffs, and a host of other factors. But one of your most critical day-to-day tasks is mastering the complexities of the...
The Significance of RCEP for Asia-Pac Supply Chains

The Significance of RCEP for Asia-Pac Supply Chains

When the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) entered into force on Jan. 1, 2022, it became the world’s largest free trade deal and created “a new center of gravity for global trade,” according to a report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and...
New Solution Addresses China to Mexico Shipping Challenge

New Solution Addresses China to Mexico Shipping Challenge

Mexico has become a popular manufacturing hub for North American companies looking to shrink their supply chains. But this near-sourcing trend creates real challenges. Many component parts used during the assembly process in Mexico are made by Chinese suppliers and...
Understanding the 2022 HS Code Classification Updates

Understanding the 2022 HS Code Classification Updates

A new update of the international product nomenclature that is used as a universal economic code for goods has affected a wide range of products, leaving behind an initial wake of confusion as importers adjust to the changes. For importers, make sure you are fully...