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Green Worldwide Shipping Launches 2 Year Development Program, Green Academy

Green Worldwide Shipping, a top provider of international supply chain logistics, is excited to launch the Company’s 2-year development program, Green Academy. Designed to emulate a traditional European apprenticeship, Executive Vice President, Nick Brown, saw the opportunity to entice excitement in young talent considering logistics as their career choice. [...]

2020-05-11T20:36:41+00:00May 8th, 2020|Green News|

Operations Temporarily Suspended at Port of Houston’s Bayport and Barbours Cut Container Terminals

The Houston Port Authority has learned that someone who worked at both Barbours Cut and Bayport container terminals has tested positive for COVID-19. In light of this information, and in an abundance of caution, both public terminals are closed and operations are temporarily suspended while a thorough investigation is being [...]

2020-03-20T14:39:58+00:00March 19th, 2020|Freight Market, Industry Spotlight, Shipping News|

Port of Vancouver Impacted by Pipeline Protesters Blocking Rail Lines

Protesters, in solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs, gathered on the Canadian National Railway (CN) line in Vancouver, Canada, to protest the building of the Coastal GasLink pipeline through traditional Indigenous territory. The blockade comes days after a separate, non-violent protest was initiated at the Port of Vancouver where [...]

2020-02-19T13:06:49+00:00February 19th, 2020|Freight Market, Shipping News|

U.S. Senate Passes USMCA, now heads to President’s Desk

On January 16th, the U.S. Senate overwhelmingly approved legislation to overhaul the 25-year-old trade pact among the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. The deal, more commonly known as USMCA, passed by 89-10, now goes to the President’s desk for signature after which the bill will be passed to Canada for their [...]

2020-01-17T16:53:40+00:00January 17th, 2020|Export, Freight Market, Freight Talk, Import, Shipping News|

Green Worldwide Shipping® Plants 100,000 Trees in 2019

Green Worldwide Shipping®, a leader in international freight forwarding and global trade services, is proud to announce a total 2019 contribution of 100,000 trees on behalf of its customers and international network to the Trees for the Future program. “It is our responsibility to be good business partners, but it is even [...]

2020-02-11T17:00:11+00:00January 8th, 2020|Freight Talk, Green News|

Tropical Storm Imelda Brings Catastrophic Flooding to Houston

The remnants of tropical storm Imelda is continuing to wreak havoc on southeast Texas today, as some areas experience up to 35 inches of rain causing devastating flooding. The severe weather has prompted a full ground stop at Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport around 9:30 a.m. local time Thursday. The [...]

2019-09-19T15:54:17+00:00September 19th, 2019|Shipping News|

PRESS RELEASE: Green Worldwide Shipping® Announces New Office in Charlotte, NC

Green Worldwide Shipping®, a leading provider of innovative international supply chain solutions, is proud to announce the opening of its newest office located in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Servicing all in- and outbound logistics solutions for the region’s international freight shippers.  Taking the lead at the new Edge Lake Drive office [...]

2019-09-12T13:49:35+00:00September 9th, 2019|Green News|

Southeast Ports close in Preparation of Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane Dorian battered through the Bahamas this weekend causing widespread power outages and flooding. As a result, evacuation orders have been issued for parts of Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia as Dorian is expected to bring dangerous conditions to the coast later this week. Despite a decrease [...]

2019-09-03T20:06:08+00:00September 3rd, 2019|Shipping News|

USTR Announces First List of Product Exclusions from Third Tranche of Section 301 Tariffs

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) has announced the first round of exclusions from the third tranche of Section 301 tariffs. The exclusions will take effect retroactively from September 24, 2018 – the date the third tranche went into effect – and will remain in effect for one [...]

2019-08-06T15:17:19+00:00August 6th, 2019|Customs, Import, Shipping News|

Tropical Storm Barry to Bring 18 Inches of Rain to the U.S. Gulf, Prompts Evacuation

The National Hurricane Center (NHC) issued hurricane watches for parts of coastal Louisiana on Wednesday, as conditions in the U.S. Gulf worsened. The NHC predicts Tropical Storm Barry will strengthen to a hurricane by Saturday, when it’s expected to make landfall. Officials in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, have issued mandatory evacuation orders for [...]

2019-07-11T14:38:56+00:00July 11th, 2019|Shipping News|
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