Thanks for Participating in World Trade Month 2022

Thanks for Participating in World Trade Month 2022

Overcoming Challenges; Unleashing Growth. That was the theme for World Trade Month in May 2022. If you participated in one…
May 31, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #31

WTM2022 Fact #31

Top Ten U.S. Importers: 1. Walmart 2. Target 3. Home Depot 4. Lowes 5. Ashley Furniture 6. Dole Foods 7.…
May 31, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #30

WTM2022 Fact #30

Top Ten U.S. Exporters: 1. Koch Industries 2. International Paper 3. CellMark Group 4. DeLong 5. America Chung Nam 6.…
May 30, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #29

WTM2022 Fact #29

Demand for air cargo capacity rose 18.7% from 2020 to 2021. The increased demand pushed air freight rates up 150%…
May 29, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #28

WTM2022 Fact #28

$17 billion will be spent on expanding and improving ports in 2022, including $450 million in Department of Transportation grants.…
May 28, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #27

WTM2022 Fact #27

The price index for auto exports rose 1.8% from December 2020 to December 2021, while the price index for auto…
May 27, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #26

WTM2022 Fact #26

From January through November 2021, $238 billion worth of cargo experienced ‘significant’ delays outside of the ports of Los Angeles…
May 26, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #25

WTM2022 Fact #25

The average cost to ship a 40-foot shipping container peaked (for now) at just over $11,000 in September 2021. Before…
May 25, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #24

WTM2022 Fact #24

In March 2021, the Ever Given container ship blocked the Suez Canal for six days. It held up $9.6 billion…
May 24, 2022
WTM2022 Fact #23

WTM2022 Fact #23

The price of United States exports rose 18.2% from November 2020 to November 2021, the largest increase on record. Agricultural…
May 23, 2022