Frontier Magazine is a monthly issue with informative articles on a range of topics concering the logistics and brokerage industries.
News & Updates
Read up on current news and trends in the logistics and customs industry.
Section 232 and why it’s important
Section 232 of the American Trade Expansion Act of 1962 has been in the news lately as U.S. authorities have used it as a measure to impose tariffs on China and Canada citing national security. In an ...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 14:46
Tariffs drag on U.S. economy
America’s trade war with other nations is showing a drag on the U.S. economy, according to a recently released report from the department of commerce as published by the American Journal of Transpor...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 14:43
WTO downgrades outlook for global trade
The World Trade Organization released a report on Sept. 27 stating the escalating trade tensions and tighter credit market conditions in important markets will slow trade growth for the rest of 2018 a...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 14:20
U.S., China tariff war to affect auto parts supply chain
The United States is set to increase tariffs from 10% to 25% on all Chinese auto parts imported into the country come the New Year, which experts predict will disrupt the supply chain. Under Section 3...
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 19:29