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C.H. Robinson Purchases Canadian Customs Broker, Freight Forwarder

By Ari Ashe September 5 2017 / Transport Topics C.H. Robinson has acquired Montreal-based Milgram & Co. for about $50 million, enhancing the U.S. company’s customs brokerage and freight forwarding options in Canada. Milgram also provides surface transportation and warehousing services to 3,500 customers through six Canadian and one U.S. office. For the fiscal year ending May 31, 2017, Milgram generated C$155.3 million (about $124 million) in top-line revenue....

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AEC 2015 will have no immediate impact…. but is extremely important for ASEAN

Given the extensive and wildly enthusiastic press coverage which greeted AEC 2015, the economic cooperation agreement between the ten ASEAN nations which came into effect on Jan 1 2016, one could be forgiven for thinking that the skies across the region would by now be being criss-crossed by eager executives of the world’s largest companies, all ready to hammer out deals and get their seat at the ASEAN table....

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How To Choose A Customs Broker For Your Business

Considering the range of trade agreements many countries now have in place, and the constant tightening of customs regulations, there has never been a better time to work with a certified, experienced and licensed customs broker. A customs broker handles the declaration of your shipments through international customs by ensuring that appropriate customs permits are obtained for goods entering, leaving or being transshipped through a particular jurisdiction. It’s often...

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Livingston International to acquire customs and trade compliance services of JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.

Jan 12 2012 / Livingston International Inc. CHICAGO, Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Livingston International has entered into an agreement to acquire the customs and trade compliance services of the Global Trade business of JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., announced Livingston President and CEO Peter Luit.  This acquisition represents the operations and technology of the former Vastera business. This strategic move to acquire a global leader of customs and trade...

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