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Erin Scott Ocean Freight Talking Trade

Talking Trade: Bottlenecks, capacity crunches, and everything in between, an ocean freight round-up

In the latest episode of Talking Trade, Gene Welsh - Executive Director, Ocean Transportation, takes an in-depth look at current challenges, carrier performance, COVID-19 effects, and additional factors that are significantly impacting the ocean transportation industry.

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Erin Scott 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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Erin Scott Talking Trade

Talking Trade: An airfreight industry round-up

In the latest episode of Talking Trade, Kevin Connor - VP of Air Transportation, and Patrick Olyhoeck, Director - Airfreight, EMEA, take a close look at the current state of the airfreight industry, including trends, capacity constraints, and what a COVID-19 vaccine could mean for the industry's potential recovery.

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Erin Scott Talking Trade

Talking Trade: A closer look at the ocean freight market

In the latest episode of Talking Trade, Gene Welsh - Director of Ocean Freight, North America, joins the show to provide an in-depth analysis into some of the biggest issues challenging the ocean freight market. From rate volatility to blank sailings and on-time delivery issues, tune in for the full discussion.

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Erin Scott Talking Trade Covid-19

Talking Trade: A COVID-19 vaccine - the logistics move of a lifetime

In the latest episode of Talking Trade, VP of Sales - Europe, Gerry Fama and Director of Sales, EMEA, Simona Ravera share insight and updates on the possibility of a COVID-19 vaccination, the process behind the development, and whether or not the industry is prepared for this massive undertaking.

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