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Yellow truck on highway

Jerry Burdine Industry Insights

New year. New trucking regs. (Maybe)

2020 is ushering in a host of new proposed regulations. What you need to know to ensure operations are safe and compliant.

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Caution

Michael Ford Industry Insights

December 2019: tariff watch - proceed with caution

Michael Ford examines the impending Tranche IV(b) tariffs set to go into effect on December 15, as well as a potential new set of tariffs set to hit products from France, Brazil and Argentina.

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vessel-ocean-storm

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 49

US proposes tariffs on $2.4B in French goods; Panama Canal: Upholding a legacy of sustainability; Ocean shipping in crossfire again as trade war reignites

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front of COSCO ship sailing into ocean away from land

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 48

Commodity shippers are struggling to obtain 2020-compliant fuel; CINS publishes first guidelines to help reduce containership fire risk; Will trucking see a turnaround in 2020?

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Green leaves

Erin Scott Industry Insights

Talking Trade: Sustainability and Transportation

The transportation industry is the biggest contributor to greenhouse gas emissions. Global Sustainability Manager, Maureen Malia, discusses current trends and how companies within the supply chain industry are seeking alternative solutions to combat their carbon footprint.

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