8 Inventory Management Mistakes

Picking mistakes can cost a business dearly. They represent a cost in terms of productivity if yours is an e-commerce business that sells its items online. Think about the damage…

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What is a dangerous good?

When it comes to international supply chain and transportation, the term dangerous goods takes a very specific meaning. Many items that are considered dangerous goods are items that we use…

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What is UCP600?

When it comes to letters of credit, you cannot avoid the term UCP600. UCP stands for the "Uniform Customs and Practice for Documentary Credits". This document lays out a set…

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Can I outsource HS classification?

What is HS classification? HS Classification refers to the process of assigning a tariff code to a product. This is a series of alphanumeric characters that describe a product to…

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What is Ex Factory Price?

Ex-Factory pricing is a term you might come across while doing business with overseas partners and customers. We will also look at the difference between Ex-Works and Ex-Factory. Both of…

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How can technology help logistics?

The unprecedented events of 2020 forced many of us to radically adapt our personal and professional life to a new reality. While the economic and social impacts of the pandemic…

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International Trade Compliance Certification

Certifications for Trade Compliance professionals Many Global Trade Compliance professionals complain that there are insufficient certifications and courses available that are relevant to the industry. Specifically, no widely recognized International…

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HS Code for Cytology brush

This is an HS Classification case study. We will look at how the HS code for a cytology brush is determined. This product is manufactured in the United States of…

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