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China to Retaliate with Tariffs on $75 billion more of US goods

China announced Friday that it will impose new tariffs on $75 billion worth of U.S. goods, including soybeans, automobiles, and oil. This is seemingly in retaliation to the United States Trade Representative’s (USTR) recent announcement regarding Section 301 List 4A and List 4B tariffs on Chinese products. The newly impose tariffs from China will range […]

Hong Kong Airport Closed Due to Protests

As of August 12, Hong Kong city officials cancelled all flights to and from the city until further notice citing continued city-wide protests. Today is the fourth day of airport sit-ins by anti-government protestors in Hong Kong, with participants flooding both terminals bringing air travel to a halt. At this point, it is unknown as […]

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Welcome to Trans-Border, Bryan Sanchez

Let’s all give a big Trans-Border welcome to the newest member of our export pricing team — Bryan Sanchez. Bryan, equipped with an impressive wit and persistent dedication, is prepared to both succeed and excel in his new role. Bryan came to mainland U.S. from Puerto Rico in 2015 to pursue his education and seek […]

Stormy Lesperance: Customs House Brokerage Manager

Maneuvering through the wickets of U.S. customs can often feel like a hurricane, one that Trans-Border’s Customs House Brokerage department has weathered many times. From changing tariffs to document reviews and rules of origin, our Brokerage department works tirelessly to clear our client’s cargo through customs. At the helm of that ship, steering our team […]

Welcome to Trans-Border, Sean O’Neil

Let’s all please extend a warm welcome to the newest member of our agent pricing team – Sean O’Neil. Sean studied supply chain through his undergraduate education, and this will be his first adventure into freight forwarding! Sean comes to Trans-Border with degrees in marketing and business administration, both from SUNY Plattsburgh, and recently served […]

Employee of the Quarter – Maisey Loucks

Each quarter, Trans-Border recognizes an employee for outstanding work. The winner receives a $500 monetary bonus and the coveted parking spot right outside the front door of our headquarters. The Employee of the Quarter award goes to Maisey Loucks! Maisey was recognized for her professionalism, ambition, and diligence. Maisey was introduced to supply chain and […]