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U.S. and China have reached a Phase One trade agreement

The United States and China have reached a phase one trade agreement. Announced this morning by President Trump on twitter, the U.S. has agreed to cancel the penalty tariffs set to go into effect on December 15th covering List 4B. According to the President’s tweet, China agreed to large purchases of agricultural products, energy, and […]

USMCA: What we know so far

On December 10, the White House and U.S. House of Representatives agreed to move forward with the pending trade agreement between the United States, Mexico and Canada. The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), which adopts many elements of the current North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), will include updates in the areas of state-to-state dispute settlement, labor, […]

USMCA trade pact could face a vote next week

The White House and U.S. House of Representatives have agreed to move forward with the pending trade agreement between the United States, Mexico and Canada, as announced this morning from leaders of both parties. According to several news outlets, trade officials from the all three nations are set to meet in Mexico City this afternoon […]

Company News

Welcome to Trans-Border, Jake Oswald!

Everyone please extend a warm welcome to the newest member of our sales team – Jake Oswald! Jake, a former Trans-Border team member, is excited to return after several years exploring other industries. Jake will represent Trans-Border locally in the New York Capital Region and into Vermont. Jake, a local native out of Saratoga Springs, […]

Welcome to Trans-Border, Damien Jarrett!

We would like to extend a warm welcome to the newest member of our sales team – Damien Jarrett! Damien comes to Trans-Border with nearly a decade of freight forwarding experience and will represent our organization throughout New England. Damien hails from Rochester, England, a town not too far outside London, and now resides in […]

Welcome to Trans-Border, Thomas Iuppa!

We are very excited to welcome the newest member of our team — Thomas Iuppa! Tom will manage and lead Trans-Border’s Customs House Brokerage department. Hailing from the shores of Lake Ontario, Tom comes to Trans-Border with decades of experience and an abundance of enthusiasm. Tom’s logistics story begins in the late 1970s, fresh out […]

Welcome to Trans-Border, Ariene Afonso!

Please give a warm welcome to the newest member of our import operations team — Ariene Afonso! Ariene comes to Trans-Border with years of freight forwarding experience, based both in the U.S. and Brazil. Ariene hails from Sao Paolo, Brazil, where she was born, raised, and attended university.  Shortly after completing her education, Ariene participated in […]