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BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 37

Industry leaders tired of trade war; Post-Brexit VAT on overseas parcels would be 'no-deal stealth tax'; New guide to help shippers lower transport emissions

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Martin Wu Tariffs and Trade

China announces exclusion list 1 for US products

Martin Wu, Trade Compliance Manager - Asia Pacific, reviews the recent announcement by the Chinese government on the first list of exclusions on imported items from the US.

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Tom Helk Industry Insights

Placard problems

Tom Helk, Manager-Hazardous Materials/Export Compliance, discusses a heated industry topic: who is responsible for removing placards from empty containers?

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BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 36

Hurricane Dorian; Trade war: US hits China with new wave of tariffs; UK PM challenges Corbyn to back October election

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Michael Ford Tariffs and Trade

USTR seeks industry feedback: Tranches I, II, III

Michael Ford, VP of Government and Industry Affairs, shares a recent update by the USTR which seeks the input from the industry regarding the increase of 30% on Tranches I, II, III set to take effect on October 1, 2019.

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