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Brazilian corn, soon to have a greater presence in Mexico

August 9, 2018 10:00 am Mexico and the United States have been negotiating NAFTA for several months and this has led to several countries taking advantage of and increasing the level of exports and imports with our country, such as Brazil. Farmers from the South American country were invited by the Mexican government to visit the country this August seeking… [+]

The Functions and Importance of a Customs Broker

August 7, 2018 10:14 am A customs agent is the best ally for all companies that need to sell or buy products outside the country of origin. In Mexico there are more than 700 patents of Customs Brokers. And to know in detail.. who is a customs broker? Customs agents are people licensed to help importers and exporters ensure full… [+]

GPS: an ally in logistics

July 31, 2018 11:01 pm Managing a company that handles all services related to foreign trade is a challenge, and the greatest of all is definitely to direct the logistics and transportation of the merchandise of our customers so that they arrive in time and form to the agreed place. Without knowing the exact location of each and every one… [+]

Driving your shipping business with Analytics

July 31, 2018 11:01 pm It is well known that logistics in general is a complicated issue, since it carefully manages the movement of raw materials, components and final inventory throughout the production process before it leaves the broader supply chain. The shipment, in particular, can be very expensive, so the shippers make a great effort to ensure that the… [+]

Bridge Colombia in constant Evolution

July 25, 2018 12:51 am As part of the efforts to boost foreign trade, Mexico has sought to promote the different border crossings it has in the country, such as the Colombia border bridge, located in the municipality of Anáhuac, Nuevo León, which has had a constant growth. This has been active for 25 years, however it is until a… [+]

The key to logistics visibility: connecting things

July 25, 2018 12:40 am The Internet of Things (IoT) is part of the logistics world nowadays and it tried to improve logistics visibility by connecting the fleets to help control shipments. However, these solutions overlook other logistical problems, including end-to-end transport, shipping conditions other than location, recovery of stolen cargo, and overall accuracy. Instead of connecting the fleets, the… [+]

Predicted record of imports of the US for high season

July 18, 2018 9:55 am The importing companies of the United States plan to reach a record volume of containers for the high season leading to a growth at the end of the year between 3.8% and 4.8% higher than in 2017; this despite the new tariffs imposed between China and the United States which reaches 5.3% for incoming containers…. [+]

The balance in labor force in the logistics world

July 18, 2018 9:45 am The balance between workforce between men and women in the logistics world is increasingly competitive. The number of women in the logistics sector dominated by men will increase in the coming years. It is increasingly pushing gender diversity to ensure that the trained staff is of greater longevity. With technology and the increasing automation in… [+]

Approval of China brings the closing of treatment Cosco Shipping-OOIL closer

July 11, 2018 10:33 am Cosco teams up the Long Beach container terminal in escrow pending a sale to overcome the security hurdle in Washington. China’s regulatory approval of the acquisition of Oriente abroad (international) by Cosco Shipping Holdings Co. takes a further step towards completion. The Beijing antitrust office said in a document that “all pre-bid conditions have been… [+]

Digital Logistics: From a trend to a norm

July 11, 2018 10:31 am Microsoft has established a partnership with OOCL (Orient Overseas Container Line) to develop artificial intelligence (AI) in maritime transport in order to help  understand and better predict shipping patterns and variables. This partnership comes at a time when traditional players in the logistics sector have worked to streamline and automate processes with the hope of… [+]