International Shipping Regulations

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) provides a great summary of U.S. laws and regulations that U.S. based businesses must keep in mind when exporting or importing. In her article “Get Started in Shipping – Regulations for Importers and Exporters”, Nicole shares the following information: Obtain Licenses, Permits, and Documentation Many imported and exported products are regulated […]

Are you ready to Export?

Before trying to access export markets,  it is important your organization understands and is well prepared for the demands and opportunities of the global marketplace.  Exporting requires different products, service, pricing, marketing, production, shipping and financial resources than the domestic market.  Because competition in the global market is high, buyers may turn to alternate suppliers […]