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Shipper Alert: West Coast Port Congestion Expected through Lunar New Year

As reported earlier this month, U.S. West Coast terminals in Los Angeles and Long Beach are experiencing heavy volumes and severe congestion that is expected to last through the upcoming Lunar (Chinese) New Year. 5 TOP CAUSES OF U.S. WEST COAST CONGESTION 1. EQUIPMENT & CHASSIS For West Coast supply [...]

CBP Changes to the In-Bond Process

The in-bond process allows imported merchandise to be entered at one U.S. port of entry without appraisement or payment of duties and transported by a bonded carrier to another U.S. port of entry, or other authorized destination, provided all statutory and regulatory conditions are met. DATES: This rule is effective [...]

2018-08-07T14:28:27+00:00November 17th, 2017|Domestic, Import, Industry Spotlight, Warehousing|

Ecommerce, Forcing Import Expansion & Retailer Risk

It’s no secret that companies like Amazon and Wayfair have revolutionized the consumer landscape for every industry.  From retail to furniture, business has had to drastically adjust their value proposition to include final mile.  After all, who doesn’t love getting the latest technologies or fashion trends delivered right to their [...]

2018-08-07T14:31:50+00:00November 1st, 2017|Domestic, E-Commerce, Import, Industry Spotlight, Warehousing|

Bond with Green’s Miami Warehouse

What is a bonded warehouse? U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) defines bonded warehouses as secured areas in which imported dutiable merchandise may be stored, manipulated, or undergo manufacturing operations without payment of duty for up to 5 years from the date of importation (19 U.S. Code § 1555). [...]

2018-11-05T16:13:34+00:00August 18th, 2017|Green News, Warehousing|