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Posted: Jun 7, 2018
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This article was originally published in the Journal of Commerce on June 6, 2018. By Daniel J. McHugh, Chief Executive Officer, Livingston International It’s difficult to imagine precisely what Washington’s end game might be with the recent imposition of tariffs... Read more >

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Posted: May 26, 2017
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This article was originally published in B.C. Shipping News on May 26, 2017 and features commentary from Phil Sutter, Livingston International’s director of global governance policy. By Darryl Anderson, Managing Director Wavepoint Consulting Given that international trade with China is... Read more >

Posted: May 26, 2017
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NAFTA’s Investor-State Dispute Settlement Has Been a Bone of Contention for Years This article on NAFTA’s ISDS was originally published in Global Trade Magazine on May 26, 2017 By Cora Di Pietro, Vice President of Global Trade Consulting, Livingston International... Read more >

Posted: May 5, 2017
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This article was originally published on JOC.com on May 5, 2017 By John Bennett, Strategic Client Service Manager, Livingston International The US International Trade Commission’s imposition of countervailing duties on Canadian softwood lumber entering the US provides a glimpse of... Read more >

Posted: Apr 26, 2017
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This article was originally published on the Journal of Commerce website, JOC.com, on April 26, 2017 By Mike Meierkort, president of International Freight and Transportation Solutions at Livingston International While the jury is still out on the impact the new ocean... Read more >

Posted: Apr 10, 2017
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This article was originally published on April 10, 2017 in Global Trade Magazine  By Mike Meierkort, president, International Freight and Transportation solutions, Livingston International On April 1, while many Americans were indulging in the levity of practical jokes, a major... Read more >

Posted: Apr 5, 2017
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This article was originally published on April 5, 2017 on JOC.com (Journal of Commerce) By Danny Cipollone, director of strategic alliances and e-commerce, Livingston International Walk into any office supply store and you’re likely to find exactly what you would expect... Read more >

Posted: Mar 3, 2017
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The cross-border component of M&As among import-export companies transcends simple arithmetic By Matt Miller This is an excerpt from an article originally published on February 13, 2017 in the American Journal of Transportation.    The cross-border component of M&As among import-export... Read more >

Posted: Feb 28, 2017
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This article was originally published on February 24, 2017 in Global Trade Magazine By Stephan Galarneau, vice-president of inside sales, North America, Livingston International For many of Canada’s small businesses, the recent meeting between US President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister... Read more >

Posted: Feb 22, 2017
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*But Rarely Do Written by Robert Smith There’s a quiet revolution happening in Canada’s business community. Businesses across the country that have traditionally limited their market to North America are beginning to look elsewhere for new opportunities. In fact, recent research... Read more >

Posted: Jan 25, 2017
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This article originally appeared in the Financial Post on January 25, 2017. By Candace Sider With little fanfare in Canada, a key vote took place in Europe this week in favour of the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement... Read more >