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Free trade benefits airfreight

Free trade benefits airfreight

February 26, 2014 at 7:47 pm 0 comments

With more than 80 percent of global purchasing power situated abroad, international trade is vitally important not only to our own industry, but to the U.S. economy as a whole. To those of us who move freight across borders, the value of international trade agreements – which eliminate artificial barriersRead More

The shutdown, shippers and sleepy truckers

The shutdown, shippers and sleepy truckers

November 26, 2013 at 10:54 am 0 comments

Freight and the Recent Government Shutdown My morning commute is roughly a seven-mile journey that takes 45 minutes in typical Washington, D.C., bumper-to-bumper traffic. The trip tends to vary based on the number of backups caused by motorcades whisking high-ranking government officials to work. There is normally some blessed reliefRead More