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Drayage drivers picket LA, Long Beach marine terminals

April 27, 2015 | Cargo

Source: www.joc.com Jon Slangerup, executive director of the Port of Long Beach, said the drivers’ pickets are informational in nature and are not affecting cargo-handling. “Let’s be clear, this is not a strike. We do not expect there will be any adverse impact to port terminals,” he said. Longshoremen are moving cargo, and trucks continue […]

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The Future of Lending

April 23, 2015 | Lending

In 2014, the former chairman of the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernake – the man who was once responsible for setting the United States’ interest rate policy – was summarily rejected by his bank when he tried to refinance his mortgage. The reason: he just changed jobs, which, according to an anachronistic credit metrics, indicated an […]

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Government Updates

April 21, 2015 | Government

Speculation and Talks in the Trade Market Remain High in Regards to TPA, GSP, and AGOA With little movement on trade from Congress, several lobbyists are commenting on the likelihood of The Senate Finance Committee marking up a Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) renewal bill and Customs Reauthorization right alongside Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) sometime […]

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