THE Alliance is here! And no, I don’t mean those guys in the funny hats from that cult science fiction television show. I’m referring to the latest major ocean carrier alliance. Cult sci-fi shows may not be for everyone. Perhaps it’s more accurate to say that when it comes to ... Read more
We have all seen them on the road or around the city. I’m talking about big, often massively heavy or oversized loads travelling slowly down the roadway – usually trailed by a line of cars. Chances are those items are special project cargo. Shipments that don’t fit neatly into ... Read more
According to Customs Border Protection (CBP) there are now over 11,000 companies participating in The Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism or C-TPAT, a public-private partnership program implemented in November of 2001 following the September 11 terror attacks. The ... Read more
Weight loss is a huge business. In 2014 global sales numbers weighed in at more than $148.1 billion. However, there is an entirely different weight issue that importers should think about because this one could cost you in big ways. Overweight shipping containers may not be at ... Read more
Recent developments regarding carrier capacity in the Asia and India Subcontinent markets indicate that carriers are now operating beyond capacity in nearly all lanes. Historically, ...
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We're growing and expanding our locations to better serve you. Vantec Hitachi Transport is pleased to announce the opening of a new branch in Detroit; strategically located just three ...