2022 updates to the Harmonized System

2022 updates to the Harmonized System

Every 5 years, the World Customs Organization (WCO) renews its list of international product codes for global trade. The 2022 edition comes in effect on January 1, 2022 and includes updates that may impact your products’ classification. What are HS Codes and why are...
USPS Service Suspension to Australia

USPS Service Suspension to Australia

The U.S Postal Service has TEMPORARILY suspended First Class Package International Service (as of September 3, 2021) and Priority Mail International (as of September 17, 2021) delivery to Australia, due to COVID-19 transportation cancellations and restrictions....
COVID’s impact on Peak Shipping Season

COVID’s impact on Peak Shipping Season

We are now two shipping seasons into COVID, and it remains important for shippers to stay educated about its impact on global trade, especially as we get into peak season, so that they can best manage  expectations with foreign-based customers. A year and a half into...