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Posted: Nov 14, 2018
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This article was originally published in the Journal of Commerce on Nov. 13, 2018. By Bernie Hart, Vice President, Global Trade Management, Livingston International As the trade dispute between the U.S. and China continues, businesses in America are beginning to... Read more >

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Posted: Feb 16, 2018
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This article was originally published in the Journal of Commerce on February 14, 2018 By Cora Di Pietro, Vice President, Global Trade Consulting, Livingston International By now, most of the world is well aware the U.S. Administration and President Donald... Read more >

Posted: Feb 14, 2018
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This article was originally published in Global Trade Magazine on February 14, 2017. By David Rish, President, Global Trade Management When US President Donald Trump took the podium at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland in January, he brought... Read more >

Posted: Jan 4, 2018
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This article was originally published in the Journal of Commerce on Jan. 4, 2018 By Candace Sider, Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, North America For businesses that make consistent use of the cost-savings associated with NAFTA trade, the ongoing negotiations have... Read more >

Posted: Dec 19, 2017
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This article originally appeared in Global Trade Magazine on Dec. 19, 2017. By David Rish, President, Global Trade Management In the game of trade negotiation, timing is critical and perception is reality. These tenets of gamesmanship have become evident over... Read more >

Posted: Dec 19, 2017
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This article originally appeared in Global Trade Magazine on Dec. 19, 2017. By David Rish, President, Global Trade Management In the game of trade negotiation, timing is critical and perception is reality. These tenets of gamesmanship have become evident over... Read more >

Posted: Dec 14, 2017
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‘No Deal’ Outcome Would Have Been ‘Disaster’ For Companies and Consumers This article was originally published in Global Trade Magazine on Dec. 14, 2017 By Philip Sutter, Director of Strategic Analysis in the Global Trade Management Amid waves of negative news... Read more >

Posted: Dec 13, 2017
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Requests for additional information and documentation from government agencies are a daily occurrence among Customs Brokers and frequent importers. Health Canada, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and Environment and Climate Change Canada often request additional information and documentation. The... Read more >

Posted: Dec 1, 2017
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This article was originally published in Global Trade Magazine on Dec. 1, 2017. By Candace Sider, Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, North America It is not surprising to note the conclusion of the fifth round of NAFTA negotiations has left more... Read more >

Posted: Oct 31, 2017
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This article featuring commentary from Mike Meierkort, Livingston International’s president of International Freight & Transportation Solutions was originally published in Smart CEO on Oct. 27, 2017 By Robert Lerose With the holiday season quickly approaching, many businesses are in the... Read more >

Posted: Oct 30, 2017
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This article was originally published in the Journal of Commerce on Oct. 28, 2017 By Susan Pomerantz, senior director of consulting, Livingston International One could be forgiven for having forgotten all about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). After all, the multilateral free... Read more >