Opportunities and the importance of USMCA

The importance of trade between the USA and Mexico, exploring the Mexican statistics, the culture, the exports, and the USMCA. U.S. goods and services trade with Mexico totaled an estimated $671.0 billion... Read more »

Trump imposes a tariff on remaining $300 billion

This morning Donald Trump tweeted about the constructive conversations about a future trade deal with China as the worlds two largest economies try to ease tensions.  Donald sounds optimistic about the future... Read more »

Is Vietnam next on Tariffs and a Trade War?

Vietnam has been one of the world’s biggest US-China trade war winners, as global supply chains shift production away from tariff-hit China and towards the low-cost Southeast Asian nation.  But it may... Read more »

Seize the opportunity to secure your China Tariff Exclusion Now

This article was previously published by the Harris Bricken Law Firm, you can find the original article here “Get Going on Your China Tariff Exclusion Requests Now“. The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR)... Read more »

How to manage your business through the trade war

The trade war between the USA and China is having a serious effect on all suppliers, buyers, and industry professionals.   It is causing lots of hardship and added costs to everyone.   Tariffs... Read more »

How a trade war can cripple world economies

Trade wars have been around for centuries, but who really wins when a trade war takes place between countries: history indicates trade wars are harmful to global economies.   I shall explore these... Read more »

How increased Footwear Tariffs will affect the economy

How are the tariffs affecting American business?  More than 170 shoe companies who manufacturer their shoes in China have sent a collaborative letter to Trump to drop footwear from the tariff list:... Read more »

Capitalizing on the trade deficit by exploring opportunities

A trade deficit is when one country imports more from that country then they export.  The change in competitiveness between two countries can arise from a change in relative prices of their... Read more »

Trump and China are higher tariffs the solution?

This weekend, Trump floated the idea to put additional duties on another $325 billion in imports from China, which would result in a tax on most, if not all imports from China.  ... Read more »

Everything you need to know about TRADE

In this article, we examine the world of trade and the complexities of trading and management of products and services: Helping you better understand your: Supply chain Sourcing Purchasing PLM (product lifecycle... Read more »