By Kelly Leggett
Sep 20, 2016

  The ripple effects of the South Korean Hanjin Shipping Co. Ltd bankruptcy are being felt across the globe. As Korea’s biggest shipping group and the world’s 7th largest, they has 230…

Read More
By Kelly Leggett
Sep 07, 2016

If you are new to the importing from China, there is a lot to learn about the process! Today we are going to take a look at ISF Entry. In January 2009,…

Read More
By Kelly Leggett
Aug 25, 2016

  The International Chamber of Commerce coined INCOTERMS in 1936, which was revised in 2010. Incoterms are simply international commerce terms. There are 13 incoterms and each one represents an agreement that governs the…

Read More
By Kelly Leggett
Aug 03, 2016

By estimates, Americans purchase some 51 billion water bottles per year. That is nearly 1 billion per week! Of that number, around 25 % are being recycled. Imagine a water bottle filled…

Read More
By Mike Genung
Feb 04, 2015

For the past seven months, the International Longshore and Warehouse Union, which represents 20,000 dockworkers at the ports along the West Coast of the U.S., including Los Angeles, Long Beach, San Diego,…

Read More
By Mike Genung
Dec 07, 2011

The December Newsletter is now out at: https://www.mgtrading.com/Newsletter-December-2011-China-Business.htm. Here’s the main article: Going Door to Door In the past we’ve provided our quotes CIF (cost, insurance and freight) to the major customs…

Read More