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  • U.S. and China Trade Talks February 1, 2019 The United States and China resumed trade talks in Washington on Wednesday, January 30, 2019. Vice Premier Liu He, suggested that President Trump meet with President Xi in late February after Mr. Trump’s planned summit with North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un. In a tweet Thursday morning, Trump wrote, “no final deal will be made until my friend President Xi, and I, meet in the near ...
  • Polar Vortex Brings Record Cold to Midwest January 30, 2019 Temperatures across the Midwest and Northeast are forecast to be the coldest in a generation, if not on record. The life-threatening wind chills and frigid temperatures will be affecting transportation throughout much of the region.  Inland intermodal terminals have been experiencing extreme congestion due to the front-loading of imports before the increase in Section 301 tariffs. The Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach felt the ...
  • Congestion at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach January 21, 2019 Importers shipping through the Los Angeles and Long Beach Port Complex should expect congestion for at least another month. The ports are experiencing equipment shortages, congested marine terminals, long truck turn times, and warehouses that are currently beyond capacity.   The reasons for the extreme congestion at the ports include front-loading of spring shipments ahead of the 25 percent tariff increase on Chinese products, an increase ...




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