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General Rate Increase (GRI) from Far East and India Sub-Continent to USA and Canada, effective December 1, 2018

Dear all, Please be advised of the following carrier notification of General Rate Increase (GRI) effective December 1, 2018. General Rate Increase (GRI) from Far East and India Sub-Continent to USA and Canada Effective Date: December 1, 2018 (cargo receipt

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Tariffs on Importation of Chinese Products – Update #2

Update #2: Tariffs on Importation of Chinese Products September 18, 2018 Dear Valued Customer, The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) has finalized the third list of products which will be subject to additional tariffs effective September 24,

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General Rate Increase (GRI) from Far East and India Sub-Continent to USA and Canada, effective October 1, 2018

General Rate Increase (GRI) from Far East and India Sub-Continent to USA and Canada, effective October 1, 2018 Dear all, Please be advised of the following carrier notification of General Rate Increase (GRI) effective October 1, 2018. General Rate Increase

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Tariffs on Importation of Chinese Products – Update

Update: Tariffs on Importation of Chinese Products Dear Valued Customer, Please be aware that The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) has advised that a third list of products imported from China may be subject to additional duty

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Tariffs on Importation of Chinese Products

Tariffs on Importation of Chinese Products Dear Valued Customer, Please be aware that The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) has released a list of products imported from China which will be subject to additional duties starting July

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General Rate Increase (GRI) from Far East and India Sub-Continent to USA and Canada, effective July 1, 2018

Dear all, Please be advised of the following carrier notification of General Rate Increase (GRI) effective July 1, 2018. General Rate Increase (GRI) from Far East and India Sub-Continent to USA and Canada Effective Date: July 1, 2018 (cargo receipt

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China Advance Manifest Regulation Update Effective June 1, 2018

China Advance Manifest Regulation Update Effective June 1, 2018 Dear Valued Customer, Effective June 1, 2018 the General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China (GACC) will update its advance cargo information requirements for imports and exports in

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Bridge closure in Charleston affecting port transport

Dear Valued Customer, Please be aware of the recent bridge closure on a significant route used for transport to and from the Port of Charleston due to a broken cable. The closure may last for several weeks while the bridge

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Exclusion Extension – Steel and Aluminum Tariff Updates

Dear Valued Customers, Please be advised of the following update regarding the extension of some exempt countries effective May 1, 2018 for the Steel and Aluminum tariff updates: Source: NCBFAA – National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America, Inc.

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Airfreight Surcharge Increase from Europe, effective May 7, 2018

Dear Valued Customer, Please see the following notice regarding the Airfreight Surcharge from Europe, which will increase effective May 7, 2018. Please be informed that, effective May 7th, 2018, the Airfreight Surcharge out of Europe will increase from EUR/kg 0,75

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