Category Archives: Global Trade

Fruit Imports and Policy Changes

Heather Noggle   October 20, 2017   Comments Off on Fruit Imports and Policy Changes

I was reading about the US Department of Agriculture’s Southeast In-Transit Cold Treatment Pilot program. The latest port in this program, and highlighted in this article, is the Port of Virginia.  Other participating ports are New Orleans and Port Canaveral – also mentioned in this article are Port Manatee and Port Tampa Bay. The… Read more »

Are You Screening?

Heather Noggle   October 16, 2017   Comments Off on Are You Screening?

Since mid 2003 Global Wizard has offered Denied Party Screening Services as part of the full Global Wizard software suite. “In the beginning” – our beginning – the lists we tracked and offered contained about 8,000 names.  Today that’s closer to 62,000. Commonly called Restricted Party Screening, Denied Party Screening… Read more »

Florida Ports Opening Post Irma

Heather Noggle   September 18, 2017   Comments Off on Florida Ports Opening Post Irma

Good news from Friday – here’s a list of re-opened Florida ports, many that have been operational since mid last week: Port Miami Port Everglades Port Canaveral Port of Jacksonville Tampa Bay Manatee St. Pete Full article:http://www.globaltrademag.com/global-logistics/florida-ports-open-irma    

Not Yet Exporting?

Heather Noggle   August 9, 2017   Comments Off on Not Yet Exporting?

You should be!  This video is worth 3 minutes of your time, for sure.  Check out the blog where it’s posted, too: http://www.globalsmallbusinessblog.com/2017/08/a-well-thought-out-export-business-plan.html

Reducing Costs, Increasing Efficiency, and…not suprising…Technology!

Heather Noggle   August 7, 2017   Comments Off on Reducing Costs, Increasing Efficiency, and…not suprising…Technology!

I do so love the Global Trade blog – so many good posts across so many topics. This particular post discusses automation and its role in increasing and reducing all of the things we want to increase and reduce, respectively: “Technology is enabling a much greater degree of automation in… Read more »

Global Value Chains

Heather Noggle   August 3, 2017   Comments Off on Global Value Chains

A post on Global Trade in July discussed Global Value Chains and challenges in implementing in some countries. Here’s that article and some others to read further about Global Value Chains. First, some information from this article: GVCs create new opportunities for developing countries, increase their participation in global markets and… Read more »