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Stories to Track in 2014

Trade Restrictions Advance, Despite Agreements
December 26, 2013

Ebb and flow of trade issues will accelerate. As 2013 winds down, many of this year’s top stories carry over into 2014. Here are a few worth tracking:

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Ecuador Leaves Trade Agreement Early

Freedom of the Press Crackdown Follows
July 2, 2013
Renewal of the trade agreement was considered unlikely. Ecuador terminated its participation in the Andean Trade Preference Act with the U.S. on Thursday after the U.S. threatened to revoke special trade benefits given Ecuador. The agreement was set to expire next month and was not expected to be renewed – particularly if Ecuador granted asylum to Edward Snowden, who leaked sensitive information about National Security Agency activities to the British newspaper, The Guardian.
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Leveraging Trade Agreements for Competitive Advantage

Study the Agreements and Your Products
June 1, 2013
With two major multilateral agreements being negotiated, international trade will play an even great role in companies’ strategic plans.
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U.S./Canada Strike Trade Deal

January 16, 2013
Many are saying that implementation represents concrete step forward to accelerate the speed of trade between the two countries.
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Canada, Japan Agree to Free-Trade Talks

April 2, 2012
Economic partnership agreement launched with Japan, Canada's second largest agriculture export market.
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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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Check out the August 2014 edition of World Trade WT100, featuring our cover story on Preparing the Supply Chain for the Unexpected, plus much more!
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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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