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Catherine Muldoon Covid-19 Industry Insights

Navigating the Biden Administration's Trade Policy Amidst COVID-19 and Brexit

In her latest blog, Catherine Muldoon reviews how the impending inauguration of Joseph R. Biden will usher in a year of transition for U.S. trade policy, including plans to build broad-based supply chain resilience and to work collaboratively with the private sector to improve productivity.

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Michael Ford Covid-19 Industry Insights

An update on Personal Protective Equipment exports for 2021

In his latest blog, Michael Ford reviews a recent announcement by FEMA as it relates to updated requirements for exports of PPE.

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Michael Ford December 31, 2020 Industry Insights

The International Trade Administration issues a final rule on aluminum products that will require an import license

Michael Ford reviews the recent announcement by the International Trade Association (ITA) regarding a final rule that will significantly impact the importing of aluminum products.

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Erin Scott December 31, 2020 Talking Trade Industry Insights

Talking Trade: Two trade issues we're watching and why

In our latest episode, VP of Government and Industry Affairs, Michael Ford, takes a close look at two important trade issues that can have a major impact on US companies, especially as the end of year approaches.

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Carmen Gerace December 31, 2020 Industry Insights Covid-19 Ocean Freight

COVID-19 and Container Shortages: A Line of Falling Dominoes

With our current market conditions and existing challenges it is hard to know exactly how we got here. In his latest blog, Carmen Gerace explains the causal relation between COVID-19 and equipment shortages as well as other circumstances that have exacerbated the situation.

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