Tight capacity and vaccine demand surge set to keep air freight rates high

2021-03-15T16:15:05-04:00March 15th, 2021|Global Trade, Logistics Expertise|

Tight capacity and vaccine demand surge set to keep air freight rates high Prices for full freighter charters slipped since Chinese New Year from levels close to $1m per flight but seem set [...]

Congress says carriers are undermining US export trade

2021-03-15T16:14:21-04:00March 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 [...]

‘I’ve Never Seen Anything Like This’: Chaos Strikes Global Shipping

2021-03-15T16:13:47-04:00March 15th, 2021|Global Trade, Supply Chain Management|

‘I’ve Never Seen Anything Like This’: Chaos Strikes Global Shipping The pandemic has disrupted international trade, driving up the cost of shipping goods and adding a fresh challenge to the global economic recovery. [...]

Ocean freight pressures set to continue until at least summer

2021-03-08T17:59:10-05:00March 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

2021-03-08T17:59:50-05:00March 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

2021-03-08T17:18:51-05:00March 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

2020-09-24T10:14:16-04:00September 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 [...]

Covid-19: Global attention shifts to recovery

2020-06-05T09:50:54-04:00June 5th, 2020|Global Trade, Logistics Expertise, Supply Chain Management|

Covid-19: Global attention shifts to recovery. June 5th 2020 Dear Valued Customer, In recent weeks we have reported how the Covid-19 pandemic has disrupted international supply chains and seen governments implement lockdown measures [...]

Covid-19 Supply Chain Impact: Your Questions, Answered

2020-05-15T10:13:15-04:00May 15th, 2020|Global Trade, Logistics Expertise, Supply Chain Management|

Covid-19 supply chain impact: your questions, answered Trade Link have been closely monitoring and reporting on the impact the crisis is having on customer supply chains, international trade and industry at large.  We have [...]

Customer Advisory Covid-19: We continue to monitor service plans and contingencies

2020-05-08T07:54:10-04:00May 8th, 2020|Global Trade, Logistics Expertise, Supply Chain Management|

Customer Advisory Covid-19: We continue to monitor service plans and contingencies May 8th 2020 Dear Valued Customer, As the evolving Covid-19 pandemic presents capacity and volume challenges, Trade Link regional teams are closely [...]