Congress says carriers are undermining US export trade

2021-03-15T16:14:21+00:00March 15th, 2021|Exporting, Global Trade|

Congress says carriers are undermining US export trade More than 100 members of Congress have written to Federal Maritime Commission chairman Michael Khouri expressing concerns about what they see as ocean carrier actions [...]

Port of Montreal strike threat already disrupting shippers

2021-03-15T16:08:27+00:00March 15th, 2021|Exporting, Logistics Expertise|

Port of Montreal strike threat already disrupting shippers Shipping Federation of Canada is warning that a potential strike at the Port of Montreal is already having a damaging impact Original article written [...]

Ocean freight pressures set to continue until at least summer

2021-03-08T17:59:10+00:00March 8th, 2021|Exporting, Global Trade, Logistics Expertise|

Ocean freight pressures set to continue until at least summer Capacity from China to the US may have eased slightly in recent weeks, but the disruptions to global supply chains look set to [...]

Export boom drives Canada’s largest trade surplus since 2014

2021-03-08T17:59:50+00:00March 8th, 2021|Exporting, Global Trade|

Export boom drives Canada’s largest trade surplus since 2014 Original article written by Shelly Hagan, Reporter at Ajot  Canada’s trade sector unexpectedly recorded its largest surplus in more than six years on across-the-board [...]

Aggressive carriers ‘biting the hand that feeds them’ as importers shun China

2021-03-08T17:18:51+00:00March 8th, 2021|Exporting, Global Trade|

Aggressive carriers 'biting the hand that feeds them' as importers shun China Original article written by Gavin van Marle, Editor at The Loadstar  There are growing signs that the sky-high freight prices on [...]

The New Different – COVID Affect on Supply Chains

2020-09-24T10:14:16+00:00September 24th, 2020|Exporting, Global Trade, Logistics Expertise, Project Cargo Moves, Supply Chain Management|

The New Different : Covid’s affect on Supply Chains (Video) Video Webinar for CILTNA. September 24, 2020. Trade Link’s CEO, Anne Waldes, presents a Logistics webinar for CILTNA, The New Different: Covid’s [...]

Customer Advisory Covid-19: Contingency Measures Update

2020-03-20T09:20:10+00:00March 20th, 2020|Exporting, Global Trade, Multi-modal Transport, Supply Chain Management|

Customer Advisory Covid-19: Contingency Measures Update March 20th 2020 Dear Valued Customer, As we continue to monitor developments of the Covid-19 pandemic we would like to update you on the status of Trade [...]

Supply Chain is still a People Business

2020-01-20T09:27:00+00:00January 20th, 2020|Exporting, Global Trade, Supply Chain Management, Value Added Services|

Supply Chain is still a People Business There is no doubt that technology is having a big impact on every part of supply-chain operations, from planning to logistics. However, on its own, technology [...]

Incoterms 2020: the main changes

2020-02-25T10:37:15+00:00November 7th, 2019|Exporting, Global Trade, Multi-modal Transport, Supply Chain Management|

Incoterms 2020: the main changes The new Incoterms 2020 have been published by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and come into force on 1 January 2020.  This means that if a contract [...]

Exporters step-by-step guide to the logistics of shipping

2019-12-10T09:26:28+00:00February 17th, 2019|Exporting, Logistics Expertise, Supply Chain Management|

Exporters step-by-step guide to the logistics of shipping  A recent survey conducted by Export Development Canada (EDC) revealed that over 55% of Canadian exporters are planning to sell to new markets in the [...]