U.S borders to close off on unvaccinated Canadian, Mexican truck drivers

U.S borders to close off on unvaccinated Canadian, Mexican truck drivers

U.S borders to close off on unvaccinated Canadian, Mexican truck drivers Written by Stephanie Castaneda U.S borders to close off on unvaccinated Canadian, Mexican truck drivers According to the Department of Homeland Security, the U.S will close its borders to unvaccinated and partially vaccinated Canadian and Mexican truck drivers. This new regulation is as a…

Port Congestion

Port Congestion

Port Congestion Written by Aiden Port Congestion The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have settled into a pattern of congestion that virtually every sector of the international supply chain says will last at least into the summer months — and possibly longer. How long the congestion continues will depend largely on import volumes…

Amazon Prime Day

Amazon Prime Day

Amazon Prime Day Written by Stephanie Castaneda Besides Black Friday, what is the next big day when it comes to online shopping? You guessed it, Amazon Prime Day! Although there is not an exact date for when Prime Day will be, the company said during its most recent earnings report the event will take place…

Global Container Shortage

Global Container Shortage

Global Container Shortage Written by Stephanie Castaneda Global Container Shortage There are currently not enough containers in the world to handle the vastly large cargo demand. It is no surprise that the shortage of boxes was sure to contribute to inflammation due to demand “outstripping the availability of containers” however, after months of this container…

FedEx Peak Surcharge Update

FedEx Peak Surcharge Update

FedEx Peak Surcharge Update Written by Stephanie Castaneda FedEx Peak Surcharge Update FedEx has kept commerce moving and delivered critical shipments throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. The impact of the virus continues to generate elevated volumes, high demand for capacity and increased operating costs across our network. Effective June 21, 2021 until further notice, the per-package…

[Announce] Increasing Pier pass fee Since 8/1/2021 (In Long beach and Los Angeles port)

[Announce] Increasing Pier pass fee Since 8/1/2021 (In Long beach and Los Angeles port)

[Announce] Increasing Pier pass fee Since 8/1/2021 (In Long beach and Los Angeles port) Written by Larry Han [Announce] Increasing Pier pass fee Since 8/1/2021 (In Long beach and Los Angeles port) LONG BEACH, Calif., June 30, 2021—The West Coast MTO Agreement (WCMTOA) today announced that on August 1, 2021, the Traffic Mitigation Fee (TMF)…

Retail Giants Or Ocean Freight Polluters Or Both?

Retail Giants Or Ocean Freight Polluters Or Both?

Retail Giants Or Ocean Freight Polluters Or Both? Written by Stephanie Castaneda Retail Giants Or Ocean Freight Polluters Or Both? What better way to call the attention of companies than to drag their name through the dirt? Two environmental groups, Pacific Environment and Stand.earth, demanded these retail giants to achieve emission-free ocean shipping by 2030,…

Postal Service Delivery Surcharge

Postal Service Delivery Surcharge

Postal Service Delivery Surcharge Written by Stephanie Castaneda Postal Service Delivery Surcharge The U.S. Postal Service has proposed delivery surcharges for the peak holiday shipping season. The surcharges would take effect Oct. 3 and unlike last year, the surcharges will hit retail as well as commercial customers; international shipments will not be affected. “Surcharges on…

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