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Congestion Dwell Fee at POLB & POLA

UPDATE 8/3 – The ports have announced another delay on the congestion dwell fee. This news comes as the ports have continued to see a decrease in stagnant containers. The ports will continue to monitor their data, postponing to August 26th. This additional delay fuels speculation that the fee will not be assessed at all. […]

Lufthansa Strikes Cancel More Than 1,000 Flights

Trans-Border wishes to alert the community that the ground staff at Deutsche Lufthansa went on strike early this morning, prompting the cancellation of more than 1,000 flights. The strike is expected to last until 6 a.m. CET on Thursday, July 28th. These strikes may cause your cargo to be delayed. Trans-Border will continue to monitor this […]

Strikes at German Ports to Begin 7/14

German dockers confirmed a second-round strike that will occur in the key container hubs of Hamburg, Bremerhaven, and Wilhelmshaven as wage negotiations with employers failed to reach an agreement. The dockers will stop work from 6:00 am CET, Thursday 14th July until 6:00 am CET Saturday, 16th July. These strikes may cause container availability to be […]

Company News

Welcome to Trans-Border, Lauren Millens

Everyone please welcome the newest member of our Trans-Border team — Lauren Millens! Lauren is excited to begin her role here at Trans-Border as it is her first step into the world of freight forwarding! Lauren grew up in Saratoga, she recently graduated from Sacred Heart University in Connecticut with a degree in sports management. […]

Welcome to Trans-Border, Amy Hall-Clothier

Everyone please welcome the newest member of our import operations team — Amy Hall-Clothier! Amy is excited to begin her role here at Trans-Border as it is her first step into the world of freight forwarding! Amy grew up in Saratoga on a dairy farm. She and her husband now have a hobby farm of […]

Letter from Jeff – Quarterly Newsletter Q4 2022

Control – Do We Actually Have? by Jeff Millens What do we actually control in our worlds ? Everyone is so consumed with trying to control everything. Seems like this desire to gain control causes anxiety, depression and stress. None of those seem like good things to me! Hurricane Ian was a really terrible event […]

Welcome to Trans-Border, Anthony Torres

Please give a warm welcome to the newest member of our sales team – Anthony Torres! Anthony comes to Trans-Border with over 15 years of industry experience. Anthony is originally from Newark, New Jersey where he started his career as working on the docks at Port Jersey eventually moving up to managerial roles, earning years […]