Better Days Are Ahead

July 09, 2020

Freight volume upswing, supply chain planning and transitions, and fewer trans-Pacific sailing cancellations will position the industry for emerging growth.

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4 Considerations When Shifting Your Supply Chain to Mexico & Central America

May 12, 2020

As shippers seek China alternatives to overcome production delays, blank sailings and other bottlenecks, Mexico and Central America are solid choices due to extensive apparel exports, rapid U.S. trade partner growth, and easy intermodal transportation access.

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Shippers & Forwarders Contend With 2020’s Many Challenges

April 24, 2020

The U.S.-China trade war and ongoing disruption from the novel coronavirus pandemic present significant challenges to shipping, freight forwarding, and the apparel industry overall. Experts from across the sector weigh in on these challenges and potential solutions.

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Apparel Industry Thought Leaders Weigh in on COVID-19’s Impact to Shipping & Logistics

April 17, 2020

Top apparel industry executives share their critical insights on what they’ve been experiencing during the ever-evolving COVID-19 crisis, and its impact on shipping and logistics.

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Navigating International Trade in the Unpredictable COVID-19 Environment

April 14, 2020

Despite the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic and devastating economic fallout, international trade will eventually bounce back, with alternative countries of production and free trade agreements contributing to optimism for the apparel industry.

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How Shipping Capacity & COVID-19 Are Affecting the Apparel Industry

April 08, 2020

The apparel industry continues to experience production delays, blank sailings, and transportation bottlenecks due to current global health and economic crises.

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Why It’s Vital to Stay Positive Within This Volatile Market

March 30, 2020

A freight forwarder can help shippers remedy the current economic downturn through creative contingency planning, supply chain transitions, and cultivating relationships with alternative production nations.

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5 Considerations Before Shifting Your Supply Chain to Bangladesh

March 18, 2020

It’s important to evaluate capacity, infrastructure, production costs, competitive ready-made garment landscape, and other challenges when shifting your supply chain to Bangladesh.

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How Shippers Can Overcome Ocean Carrier Consolidation

March 05, 2020

Ocean carrier consolidation is leading to increased costs for shippers to transport goods, a burden overcome by working with a freight forwarder well versed in carrier rate negotiations, transportation audits, and tariffs, such as CAF Worldwide.

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6 Considerations Before Shifting Your Supply Chain to Vietnam

February 15, 2020

It’s important to evaluate production logistics, costs, infrastructure, labor force capabilities, points of entry and other challenges when considering shifting your supply chain to Vietnam.

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