US Protectionism Weakens Global Trading; Shipping Firm Warns

US Protectionism Weakens Global Trading; Shipping Firm Warns

Trade is a very important aspect of the world economy. Without this governmental and economic form of marketing; many nations (including the U.S.) would lose millions or even billions of dollars each year. Some third-world nations could not even survive if trade was...
Exploring the Trade: Ship Agents and Brokers

Exploring the Trade: Ship Agents and Brokers

There are many different types of brokers and ship agents. There are providers in the global marine industry with small family businesses and large providers who can be found in all the major ports throughout the world. A ship agent is responsible for representing the...
Career Profile: Shipping Operations Manager

Career Profile: Shipping Operations Manager

What is a Shipping Operations Manager? A shipping operations manager is someone who ensures shipments are made in a timely manner. They work hard to maintain relationships with vendors and clients and consistently work to resolve any issues that may arrive. Sometimes...