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You're Invited: Marisol Transportation & Trade Workshop

Posted by Chelsea Mitchell on Aug 19, 2016 7:43:40 AM

Next month our team will be in Tulsa, Oklahoma providing an afternoon of market insights to help you prepare for the remainder of 2016 and plan for success in 2017. Please plan to join us on September 14 for the inaugural Marisol Transportation & Trade Workshop. 

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Here's the details:

The Discussion Topics:

Air and Ocean Market Update

The air and ocean cargo market is dynamic, but that doesn't mean you can't be prepared. Our team is ready to help you analyze the past, present and future market to help you make intelligent transportation decisions. In this session we will cover the impact of the Hanjin Shipping bankruptcy, peak season, space constraints, global trade volumes, the state of the recently implemented VGM (Verified Gross Mass) rule and the impact of the newly opened Expanded Panama Canal.

Preparing Your Supply Chain for the Holidays

Shipping during the holiday season requires intricate planning and additional attention to detail. Not only do U.S. holidays impact supply chain operations, but so do international holidays such as the Chinese New Year (CNY). There are a number of proactive steps you can take now to ensure the holidays are stress free. Listen as our experts explain common disruptions and the most economical ways to plan for the holiday season.  

The Impact and Benefits of ACE

Marisol's Chief Compliance Officer, Carie Samuel, will be taking you step by step through the implementation of ACE (Automated Commercial Environment). Carie will discuss the recent challenges, upcoming transitions and the benefits of the new ‘Single Window’ for importers and exporters. On December 31, 2016, ACE will be the sole system for customs business, guaranteed to create challenges and delays if you are not prepared. In this discussion, we will define and clarify the details you need to know to ensure your company maintains compliance with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP).  

Learn about the speakers here

Email our team at cmitchell@rrts.com to reserve your spot!  

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