Trade Deal Impacts

Regardless of being a small business, it’s never been more clear how we are all impacted by global events.

Regardless of being a small business, it’s never been more clear how we are all impacted by global events.

Deals and negotiations – in the wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic, the trucking and transportation industry has had to wade through these waters even more than usual.

Keep up to date with the latest articles pertaining to our industry and trade deal impacts, hand-picked by our team at iLevel Logistics below:

February 25, 2021

China Is Both a Rival and a Partner, Says Biden Trade Nominee | 2021-02-25 | SupplyChainBrain

February 23, 2021

The Near-Shoring Trend: Will China’s Loss Be Mexico’s Gain? | SupplyChainBrain

February 22, 2021

Construction group asks Biden for relief from soaring supplier prices | Supply Chain Dive

Canada Delays ArriveCan App Requirement for Cross-Border Truck Drivers – Fleet Management – Trucking Info

February 21, 2021

Borderlands: Winter freeze could devastate Texas citrus industry – FreightWaves

February 18, 2021

Texas blackouts cost Mexican manufacturers $2.7B – FreightWaves

February 17, 2021

How trade policies affect retailers — Point of Sale – FreightWaves

February 15, 2021

Port Laredo No. 1 in exports for 2020 – FreightWaves

February 10, 2021

Battery Trade Dispute Could Test Biden’s Green Policy Plans | 2021-02-10 | SupplyChainBrain

February 8, 2021

Rookie trucker free after pot bust at US-Canada border – FreightWaves

February 5, 2021

Freight-Cost Pain Intensifies as Pandemic Rocks Ocean Shipping | 2021-02-05 | SupplyChainBrain

U.S. trade deficit jumps to 12-year high in 2020 | Reuters

February 4, 2021

Turmoil in the Transpacific Container Trades: Is There Relief for Shippers? | 2021-02-04 | SupplyChainBrain

January 31, 2021

Borderlands: $1B warehouse and logistics port planned for Laredo – FreightWaves

January 28, 2021

Meth bust is largest ever at Canadian border – FreightWaves

January 27, 2021

Watch: President Biden’s Trade Priorities for 2021 | 2021-01-27 | SupplyChainBrain

How does trade change with policy? – Freightonomics – FreightWaves

January 18, 2021

Borderlands: Laredo gets third cold storage inspection facility – FreightWaves

China is back – Supply Chain Management Review (scmr.com)

China and U.S. face “reckoning” over trade disruptions in 2021 | 2021-01-18 | DC Velocity

January 10, 2021

Borderlands: Texas border bridge expansion gets presidential permit – FreightWaves

January 7, 2021

Commentary: Ladingo democratizes cross-border B2B e-commerce shipments – FreightWaves

January 6, 2021

What will happen to US-Mexico freight in 2021? – FreightWaves

January 3, 2021

Borderlands: Mexico registers $3B trade surplus in November – FreightWaves

January 2, 2021

Five biggest Mexico border drug busts of 2020 – FreightWaves

December 30, 2020

Daily Infographic: US 2020 Trade Balance – FreightWaves

December 29, 2020

Mexico issues controversial fuel import rules – FreightWaves

December 27, 2020

Borderlands: Opening Texas bridge to cargo trucks will be ‘game changer’ – FreightWaves

December 23, 2020

Winter produce increases reefer volumes from Mexico – DAT

December 22, 2020

Otay Mesa border crossing gets $65M from California – FreightWaves

Border agents seize $37M in meth from trucks – FreightWaves

December 20, 2020

Borderlands: Three new multimodal hubs for Texas – FreightWaves

December 18, 2020

Covid disruptions, Trump Tariffs make U.S. manufacturers pine for home (usatoday.com)

December 16, 2020

The U.S. export outlook remains a difficult story to tell – Logistics Management (logisticsmgmt.com)

December 13, 2020

Borderlands: Auto parts factories creating 700 jobs in Mexico – FreightWaves

December 9, 2020

Panel: Biden needs to consolidate trade ties across North America – FreightWaves

A Dangerous Level of Dependence Binds China and U.S. Farmers | 2020-12-09 | SupplyChainBrain

December 7, 2020

Mexican police find $62M in drugs in abandoned truck near border – FreightWaves

China edges past Mexico as top US trade partner – FreightWaves

December 6, 2020

Borderlands: Trade official wants new free-trade zone on Texas-Mexico border – FreightWaves

December 4, 2020

Logistics takes center stage in Europe as Brexit deadline looms | 2020-12-04 | DC Velocity

December 3, 2020

In Trade’s 2020 Comeback, Globalization is Alive and Kicking | 2020-12-03 | SupplyChainBrain

Ocean carriers push shippers to use 20-foot containers with 40-foot in short supply | Supply Chain Dive

December 2, 2020

The Logistics Economy: December 2020 Update | Logistics Viewpoints

Factory Floors Keep Global Economy Chugging Along Amid Virus Hit | 2020-12-02 | SupplyChainBrain

November 29, 2020

China’s factory activity expands at fastest pace in over three years | Reuters

Borderlands: Arizona-Mexico border trade recovering slowly – FreightWaves

November 25, 2020

How Will U.S. Trade Policy Change Under the Biden Administration? | 2020-11-20 | SupplyChainBrain

November 23, 2020

FreightWaves Flashback: What NAFTA means for cross-border trade | FreightWaves.com

November 22, 2020

Borderlands: More factories and jobs for Mexico | FreightWaves.com

November 19, 2020

CH Robinson: Importers have left nearly $1B in China tariff refunds on the table | SupplyChainDive.com

Maersk CEO Expects Biden Presidency to Soothe EU Trade Relations | SupplyChainBrain.com

November 17, 2020

New rail port to connect Texas and Mexico | FreightWaves.com

Global Supply Chain News: MIT’s Yossi Sheffi on Path Forward in Trade with China | SCDigest.com

November 16, 2020

October truck crossings rise 5% at Port Laredo | FreightWaves.com

November 15, 2020

Borderlands: Volkswagen invests $233M in new engine line in Mexico | FreightWaves.com

November 13, 2020

USMCA Bodes Well for Cross-Border Freight | TTNews.com

How to Avoid a U.S. Importer’s Costly Trade-Compliance Error | SupplyChainBrain.com

November 11, 2020

Mexico’s heavy-duty truck production falls 21% in October | FreightWaves.com

November 8, 2020

Borderlands: Record-breaking Mexican rail blockade costs $81M | FreightWaves.com

November 3, 2020

COVID supply chain disruptions reinforce ‘China+1’ strategy | FreightWaves.com

Cross-border operators brace for peak holiday season | FreightWaves.com

November 1, 2020

China’s Xi Wants to Diversify Supply Chains Amid U.S. Curbs | Bloomberg.com

October 29, 2020

US-Mexico truck freight down 11% in August | FreightWaves.com

October 28, 2020

Election 2020: What the US presidential election could mean for trade with Mexico | FreightWaves.com

October 25, 2020

Borderlands: DHL Express invests $53M in Mexico fleet; Transmute raises $2 million in seed funding | FreightWaves.com

October 23, 2020

The U.S.-China Conflict Over Chips Is About to Get Uglier | SupplyChainBrain.com

October 19, 2020

US exporters in revolt over the cost of changing earliest return dates | TheLoadstar.com

FedEx Express strengthens presence in Mexico with $12M logistics center | FreightWaves.com

October 18, 2020

Borderlands: Volkswagen Taos starts production in Mexico; Lalamove launches delivery services in Dallas | FreightWaves.com

October 15, 2020

Global Supply Chain Disruption and Future Strategies Survey Report Shows Less Reliance on China | SCMR.com

There is more than one way to move sourcing out of China in a post-pandemic world | SupplyChainDive.com

October 14, 2020

Trump vs. Biden: How the winner could affect ocean shipping | FreightWaves.com

October 1, 2020

US import bonanza could extend into 2021 on ‘record’ restocking | FreightWaves.com

Home Depot, Tesla, thousands more file suits seeking China tariff refunds | SupplyChainDive.com

September 29, 2020

Exodus out of China gathering pace | ReutersEvents.com

September 28, 2020

FTZ Update: Cross-border Trade May Be New Sweet Spot for Supply Chain Managers | SCMR.com

September 23, 2020

Container rates are on fire. How can you invest in that? | FreightWaves.com

September 21, 2020

WTO’s ruling on Trump’s trade tariffs reinforces the need for a new approach, say trade experts | LogisticsMGMT.com

September 18, 2020

CBP withhold orders hit $200M in Chinese imports connected to Xinjiang | SupplyChainDive.com

September 17, 2020

Red-hot ocean rates could spark government intervention | FreightWaves.com

Imports up for third straight month in Oakland | DCVelocity.com

The SupplyChainBrain Podcast » Are the U.S. and China Fighting a New Cold War? | SupplyChainBrain.com

September 15, 2020

Report: Changing trade patterns a boon to U.S. industrial real estate | DCVelocity.com

September 14, 2020

AmCham: 71% of businesses have no plans to leave China despite souring trade relations | SupplychainDive.com

September 12, 2020

Imports will continue to drive strong trucking volumes through September | FreightWaves.com

September 11, 2020

Transpacific rates more than double, capacity constraints create ‘nightmare’ for shippers | SupplyChainDive.com

September 9, 2020

Container rate records are shattered as US imports surge | FreightWaves.com

September 8, 2020

New USMCA trade deal could increase demand for nearshoring in Mexico | FreightWaves.com

August 25, 2020

What trade war? US imports from China are booming | FreightWaves.com

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