Incoterms, short for "International Commercial Terms" are international import and export shipping terms created by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) for use in international trade. Incoterms are typically updated by the ICC every 10 years and are invaluable to ... Read more
The words 'Trade war' aren't something to toss around lightly, However when President Trump made the initial Proclamations citing Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 it was the first volley in what has developed into a trade dispute with China. As the proclamations, ... Read more
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has mandated ocean carriers begin using low-sulfur fuels by January 1, 2020 and that date is fast approaching. We have discussed the impact of transitioning to low-sulfur fuel in previous newsletters. In short, the low-sulfur mandate ... Read more
It is true that no supply chain is immune from disruptions; however, there are steps you can take to mitigate disruptions in transporting your cargo and minimize the impact to your business. Read more
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Vantec Hitachi Transport System (USA), Inc. is pleased to announce our New York branch has relocated. We’re growing and in an effort to continue to provide the outstanding customer ...