Items Tagged with 'NAFTA'


Protecting Maritime Trade

March 31, 2014

Bob Foster, mayor of Long Beach, points out one in eight jobs in Long Beach is linked to world trade.

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Meeting Mexico's Retail Challenges

Family-run Grupo Elektra is pushing forward with tools to address its retail market
October 1, 2013

Grupo Elektra adopts logistics methods and technology to address Mexico's rising retail market.

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Southern Border Ready for Innovations

Collaboration between U.S. and Mexican customs, innovative transportation solutions, and public-private partnerships promise improved flows across the border.
April 1, 2013
The Southern border of the United States has become an advantageous region to establish manufacturing operations.
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Freight Exchange Opens New Terminal

November 21, 2012
The North American truckload carrier continues to expand its national and international presence by adding another strategically located terminal.
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American Manufacturing in Mexico

June 28, 2012
With an improved economy and higher wages in China to help spur investments, manufacturers are once again looking to build in Mexico.
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Are You the Importer of Record?

June 15, 2012
It isn’t always clear who is the importer of record, but it matters when it comes to customs compliance and mistakes can result in big fines.
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Bienvenidos a México (Again)

April 1, 2012
Mexico is once again gaining favor with companies looking for cost-effective manufacturing.
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Does Global Trade Still Have Its Groove?

May 2, 2011
Recession, earthquakes and tsunamis, rising oil prices, and political instability are rocking traders, but some are surviving and thriving.
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Trade Fuels Growth in Texas

April 2, 2011
Imports from Asia and strong NAFTA volumes spur economic activity.
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International Region: NAFTA

March 2, 2011
Manufacturers find opportunities in cheaper labor and closeness to U.S.
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HTS/NAFTA Auto Products

Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services - Detroit
36555 Corporate Drive
Farmington Hills, MI
United States

 This one and a half-day seminar by Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services, Inc. will provide a brief overview of the Harmonized Tariff system, in combination with our NAFTA Auto Products: Light Duty Vehicles - NAFTA Seminar. 

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The NAFTANext Summit

Palmer House Hotel
Chicago, IL
United States

NAFTANEXT will gather industry and government leaders to discuss the challenges and opportunities created by increased trade and our freight mobility, energy and sustainability future as a trading continent. This summit will break down the silos and explore how transportation, energy and environmental infrastructure will work together in North America.

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Automotive Marking Rules

Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services - Detroit
36555 Corporate Drive
Suite 400
Farmington Hills, MI
United States

 Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services, Inc., presents a seminar that focuses on the complex U.S. marking requirements for imported goods, the difference if goods are produced in a NAFTA country. This seminar is mainly geared to the automotive industry and will assist importers in avoiding marking penalties U.S. producers will learn procedures to determine the country of origin for marking purposes to complete documentation requested from their customers. 

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NAFTA Qualification, Compliance and Recordkeeping (Non-Automotive)

Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services - Detroit
36555 Corporate Drive
Farmington Hills, FL
United States

 This seminar has been recognized by both, CBP and importers, as one of the most comprehensive and useful presentations on the challenging and complicated rules of NAFTA.  Unlike some other seminars that focus only on one industry, attendees at this one day seminar will gain a clearer understanding of NAFTA for many industries, including the critical rules of origin as well as compliance and recordkeeping requirements. 

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NAFTA For Auto Products

Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services - Detroit
36555 Corporate Drive
Farmington Hills, MI
United States

 This seminar is designed for automotive parts producers and distributors who want to obtain an overview of the North American Free Trade Agreement and secure a firmer understanding of the rules that must be satisfied for a good/material to qualify for preferential treatment.  

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KC SmartPort Momentum

Kansas City SmartPort Momentum 2013 focused on 3PLs, the issues facing the industry, and the role or logistics in economic development



Calculating a true landed cost for global sourcing directly correlates with the profitability of purchased goods. However, few companies can command real-time visibility in to all the costs involved for cross border movements. In this podcast, World Trade 100 and Amber Road highlight how a comprehensive global trade platform that converges both logistics and compliance costs can deliver true landed cost visibility.


Speaker: Hung Lee, Senior Product Manager, Amber Road

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World Trade 100 Magazine

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2014 April

Check out the April 2014 edition of World Trade WT100, featuring articles on fueling changes for trucking plus much more!

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World-Class Warehousing and Material Handling, 1st Edition

Filled with proven operational solutions, it will guide managers as they develop a warehouse master plan, one designed to minimize the effects of supply chain inefficiencies as it improves logistics accuracy and inventory management - and reduces overall warehousing expense.

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