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Erin Scott Industry Insights Covid-19

Talking Trade: Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and the supply chain

In the latest episode of Talking Trade, Michael Ford takes an in-depth look at the shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and how supply chains and governments around the world are responding.

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Michael Ford Industry Insights

Exclusion update: Opportunities may exist for your business!

Michael Ford, VP of Government and Industry Affairs, reviews possible opportunities for your business if you have been importing products from China that have been identified as part of the Section 301 tariffs.

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Michael Ford Industry Insights Covid-19

Breaking down the essentials

Amidst a sea of information and update overload, VP of Government and Industry Affairs Michael Ford breaks down the essentials when it comes to US Customers and Border Protection and operational status.

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Erin Scott Industry Insights Talking Trade Covid-19

Talking Trade: COVID-19 and the airfreight industry

The global COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented levels of uncertainty for supply chains, particularly the air freight industry. In our latest episode, Mike White, President, Cargo Network Services, an IATA company, Kevin Connor, VP of Airfreight at BDP, and Michael Ford, VP of Government and Industry Affairs for BDP review the overall status of the industry, what shippers can do expect, and how to manage current challenges.

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Erin Scott Industry Insights Covid-19

Talking Trade: COVID-19 and ocean freight, capacity, and recovery

In the latest episode of Talking Trade, VP of Solutions Neil Wheeldon interviews Lars Jensen, CEO of Sea Intelligence Consulting regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and its specific relation to ocean freight, capacity, and recovery.

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