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Lack of capacity in US ports due to increased demand.

June 14, 2021 4:02 pm Global supply chains are unraveling and the United States market in its process of reactivation created deficiencies in its ports, driving up prices, creating shortages and causing chaos for consumers of maritime services. In the last seven months the Los Angeles-Long Beach container port complex, the largest in the United States, could see up to… [+]

Risk is forecast in the container market in 2022 following the Covid-19 outbreak in China.

June 11, 2021 3:53 pm The consequences of the terrible pandemic continue to affect the economy and international logistics. The Covid-19 outbreak in southern China and the major Yantian port terminal is causing further problems and delays in a container market already affected for several months, “significantly increasing” the risk of capacity problems in 2022. Southern China is struggling to… [+]

What is the Istmo of Tehuantepec Megaproject?

May 24, 2021 3:56 pm Innovation and infrastructure renewal are fundamental today to guarantee the logistics functionality of a country. Without them, the competitive advantages of a geographical area are affected by the lag and lack of operability in its distribution routes. For this reason, Mexico cannot be left behind since it is the exporting engine of Latin America, which… [+]

Manifestation of value

May 19, 2021 9:59 am What is the “Manifestation of Value”? One of the concepts in customs matters that have generated uncertainty due to the changes that are coming, is the Manifestation of value, this concept refers to the sworn declaration under protest of telling the truth to the tax and customs authorities that the value of the goods and… [+]

How is the WTO preparing for trade challenges in 2021?

May 13, 2021 10:32 am The challenges in foreign trade and international logistics are increasingly complex, for years it has tried to anticipate possible problems with programs and support in the sectors with the highest risk as well as international organizations that govern the rules for international business. The World Trade Organization (WTO) is the only international organization that deals… [+]

Logistics and transportation in the fight against climate change

April 29, 2021 11:08 am Logistics efforts are increasingly focused on ensuring that products reach the consumer in the most effective and least damaging way for the environment, since it is a latent problem that transport and logistics must put as a priority. Climate change and greenhouse gas effects rage year after year around the world, and each sector of… [+]

New technologies in transportation and logistics that emerged in response to COVID 19

April 21, 2021 4:11 pm Every global crisis that hits the economy, there are opportunities for new ways of tackling problems to emerge. The year 2020 was proof of the adaptation of businesses to be able to survive the almost total brake of productive activities derived from social distancing Next, we will talk about the technologies that came to stay… [+]

Logistics chain for the distribution of COVID vaccines to the other side of the world

April 19, 2021 5:50 pm The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed how fragile we are in the face of health contingencies and has made it clear that inequality between countries is very noticeable, leaving most of the population vulnerable. As the pandemic went through its different stages, humanity had to face unimaginable challenges. Today, innovation and technological advances have created the… [+]

Supply chain accidents

April 15, 2021 11:07 am   The risks of international trade exist despite the security and prevention measures taken in companies. Knowing these risks and dangers in operations is vital to try to mitigate risks that are external to companies and avoid human errors within the processes of organizations at all costs. These risks often translate into accidents that end… [+]

Circular economy in logistics and transportation

April 5, 2021 4:22 pm In a world with increasing ease of purchase, where products are more disposable every day and the culture of waste is increasingly notorious in people’s way of life. UN specialists suggest the CIRCULAR ECONOMY as a method of sustainable economic growth and development. But how would this UN-proposed Economy affect the global supply chain? The… [+]