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NAFTA, Tariffs, and a Border Adjustment Tax: Alphabet Soup or a Real Concern?

NAFTA Border TaxTrade policy—it’s a topic that has moved front and center over the past months with the changing administration in the United States. We’re hearing lots of questions about what changes might be on the horizon for global trade and how to consider what might be next. Let’s dig in and discuss some of the top trade related issues.

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Five Ways to Drive a High-Performance, Cross-Border Automotive Supply Chain

Five Ways to Drive a High-Performance, Cross-Border Automotive Supply Chain.Connect

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Where are you likely to encounter the worst bottlenecks when shipping product between the U.S. and Mexico? The obvious answer is the busy border, but our experience in the automotive vertical suggests otherwise.
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How Can Cross-Border Shippers Balance Cost and Service? Automate and Collaborate

Balance Cost and Service

Striking the right balance between cost and service is an enduring supply chain challenge. But this balancing act has become trickier over recent years as the volume of cross-border movements has increased.

How do today’s supply chain practitioners keep costs down and service levels up in the global marketplace?

A recent Analyst Insight from research firm Aberdeen Group[i] provides some pointers for freight transportation managers. There are many moving parts to consider, but the analysis underscores two key areas: collaboration and automation. Read More…

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