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Port of Montreal

April 12, 2021 BDP Newswatch Ocean Freight

Port of Montreal longshoremen take a step towards possible strike

The union representing the Port of Montreal's longshoremen announced on Sunday that it has sent a notice to call a partial strike.

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cairo egypt

April 7, 2021 BDP Tradewatch

Egypt to implement 'single window' platform

Egypt has issued a new decree no. 149/Y2017 that will implement the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) and use the “single window” platform to commence with digital transformation.

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Import containers

April 6, 2021 Press Release

BDP International Acquires DJS International, Expanding US Import and Customs Brokerage Portfolio

BDP International (BDP), a leading privately owned global logistics and transportation solutions company has announced the acquisition of DJS International (DJS), a Dallas-based customs brokerage and freight forwarding company.

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suez canal bridge

April 1, 2021 BDP Newswatch Ocean Freight

Lengthy wait for cargo as Ever Given owner declares General Average

As the investigation into the grounding of the Ever Given in the Suez Canal begins, the vessel’s Japanese owner, Shoe Kisen, this morning declared General Average.

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