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2014 Media Kit

International Trade

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Premium Article  Importers readying for 10+2 enforcement

Peter Buxbaum | November 11, 2009 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

CBP to begin imposing penalties Jan. 26

The so-called 10+2 regulation has been in the trade horizon for some years, first in the discussion and rulemaking phases and then with its formal enactment in January 2009. Despite its entry on Read More »

Premium Article  The US a net exporter of steel?

Peter Buxbaum | November 08, 2009 | International Trade

It depends on how you read the numbers

Is it possible that the United States is, or recently was, a net exporter of steel? If that were the case, it would have been the first time in over 50 years that the US achieved that status.
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Premium Article  Caterpillar digs into Mongolia

Robert Wallack | November 08, 2009 | Breakbulk & Projects | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Mongolia’s revised minerals law further opens investment by foreign mining companies to extract hundreds of millions of tons of mineral resources of mainly, coal, copper and gold. Wagner Asia Equipment LLC is the Caterpillar, Inc. (CAT) dealer in Mongoli Read More »

Premium Article  IANA, NITL revamp programs to offer participants more value

Paul Scott Abbott | November 08, 2009 | Intermodal | International Trade

Responding to transportation industry demands for fiscal efficiency, leaders of the Intermodal Association of North America and the National Industrial Transportation League have redesigned the program for their major collocated annual events.

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Premium Article  Albemarle Corporation is All Global

Karen Thuermer | November 08, 2009 | International Trade

Albemarle Corporation, a leading global developer, manufacturer and marketer of highly engineered specialty chemicals, demonstrates the diversity of products being shipped today as break bulk cargo. - By Karen E. Thuermer, AJOT Read More »

Premium Article  Hitting the right price point is key to success for wines from Med

Peter Buxbaum | October 25, 2009 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Italian imports growing, low-key southern French wines making inroads

They're not exactly breaking all-time records, but in an environment where imports are plummeting in many areas, imports of wines from the Mediterranean region are h Read More »

Premium Article  Italy-US trade ties deepening

Peter Buxbaum | October 25, 2009 | International Trade

Italy's success in the US market is not limited to wines. Italian companies are investing in trade networks as well as in production facilities to better penetrate the US market.

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Bernanke cautions on risks from imbalances

AJOT | October 25, 2009 | International Trade

US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke warned in a speech on October 19th that Asian policies promoting exports could lead to a reemergence of imbalances in trade and capital flows, which some believe helped fuel the US housing bubble. Read More »

Hasbro gives upbeat outlook

AJOT | October 25, 2009 | International Trade

Hasbro, Inc. posted a quarterly profit that beat Wall Street expectations and gave an upbeat outlook for the full-year, fueling hopes for better toy sales during the holidays. Read More »

US net steel exporter in August

AJOT | October 15, 2009 | International Trade

Final steel export and import data reveal that in August, for the first time in over 50 years, the US was a net exporter of steel. "This dramatic development shows the increasing importance of US exports of steel to international markets which are returni Read More »

Premium Article  Perishables shipments “less-bad” than other sectors

Peter Buxbaum | October 12, 2009 | Air Cargo | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Overall, fruits are faring better than vegetables

Describing the current state of the perishables business, and in particular, fruits and vegetables, is reminiscent of President Obama's cheerleading of the flagging economy. A few month Read More »

Premium Article  West Coast perishables 2009

Leo Quigley | October 12, 2009 | International Trade

Increasingly, retailers who sell fresh fruit and vegetables have moved away from having their produce delivered from a local warehouse and are choosing instead to have it delivered Just In Time by truck in an effort to reduce their costs and deliver a fre Read More »

Solar industry to challenge US Customs tariff ruling

AJOT | October 12, 2009 | International Trade

The US solar energy industry hopes to persuade Customs officials to reverse a decision to impose a 2.5% tariff on solar panel imports after more than two decades of duty-free trade in the product, an industry official said in an interview. Read More »

Strong euro handicaps European wheat exporters

AJOT | October 12, 2009 | International Trade

The strength of the euro against the dollar is proving an extra burden for European wheat exporters this season at a time when swelling global supplies have intensified export competition, traders and analysts said. Read More »

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