In the current economic climate, businesses of all kinds are struggling to survive by cutting costs. Some shippers may be tempted to forego paying for cargo insurance in an effort to slash their overhead.
Peter Buxbaum has been writing about international trade and transportation, as well as security, defense, technology, and foreign policy, for over 20 years. Besides contributing to the AJOT, Buxbaum's work has appeared in such leading publications as Fortune, Forbes, Chief Executive, Computerworld, and Jane's Defence Weekly. He was educated at Columbia University.