It's been a few years since we published guidelines and a video for getting published in Universal Cargo's blog, and it's high time for an update. I receive many email queries and submissions [...]
In export, import, importing, International Shipping, Port of Long Beach, Port of Los Angeles, Port of New Jersey, Port of New York, Uncategorized, Universal Cargo ManagementPosted
There have been concerns with all the shutdowns happening to fight the spread of COVID-19, the novel Wuhan coronavirus, that ports are also closing. It's not surprising people would think ports [...]
In China, customs, customs clearance, Donald Trump, Global Business, Global Economy, import, importer, importers, importing, Imports, international business, International Shipping, President Trump, shippers, Trump, U.S. China Trade War, Universal Cargo ManagementPosted
We finally have official exclusions from President Trump's tariff hikes on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods. Find out below if the goods you import from China can be [...]
In Air Freight, exporters, importers, International Shipping, ocean freight, shipping blogs, Universal Cargo ManagementPosted
Want to have an article you've written published in Universal Cargo's blog? This post will help you achieve that goal.
After spending years building our blog into a recognized, [...]
Not only do we work hard at Universal Cargo (UC), but we also like to have a good time. And everyone knows Halloween provides an opportunity for a good time.
So while UC employees [...]
The international shipping industry has traditionally been a male-dominated one. In fact, it still seems to be largely behind when it comes to gender equality in the workplace.
The values of Universal Cargo’s President Shirley Burke and CEO Devin Burke translated into the values of their company, shaping Universal Cargo’s mission statement to enrich the [...]
In today's blog we're doing something new that we plan to continue doing intermittently from now on. Spotlighting members of our team, so you can get to know us a little [...]
In air and ocean cargo shipping, Air Freight, cargo, cargo theft, container shipping, export, Freight Forwarder, freight forwarders, incoterms, International Shipping, shippers, shipping, Universal Cargo ManagementPosted
Whether you’re new to Universal Cargo’s blog or a regular reader, this post will help you navigate through to the most useful and popular articles we’ve posted here over the [...]
Get ready for High Point pictures worth high-fiving about. Or fist-bumping if you're not really the high five sort. We invited you to Seductive Reflections, the party Universal Cargo sponsored to [...]
Here we go again, kicking off the High Point Market with a Universal Cargo sponsored Classy Art party!
Here are the details:
— DATE: Friday, April 13th, 2018 — TIME: [...]
In our last blog before Christmas, we take a break from international shipping to focus on the people around us. In particular, a man who made such an impact on the community of Lawndale, a small [...]
In Devin Burke, export, exports, Freight Forwarder, freight forwarders, Global Business, Global Economy, international business, International Shipping, Universal Cargo ManagementPosted
Trade Finance Global (TFG) just announced its 2017 International Trade Awards, recognizing innovative practice in international trade. The 2017 TFG International Trade Award for Best Freight [...]
“People were saying it was the best High Point party they’ve ever been to,” Universal Cargo CEO Devin Burke said after Classy Art’s Secret Garden party. Burke should know; [...]
In business, Container Shipping & Transport, international business, International Shipping, international shipping news, logistics, shipping ports, truckers, trucking, Universal Cargo ManagementPosted
The U.S. hasn’t seen a hurricane as powerful as Hurricane Harvey hit in a decade. It came right through the Gulf of Mexico, making landfall as a category 4 hurricane, destroying homes, [...]
Read to the end for a tip that could make your business stand out from the competition and increase your profits. For those of you who don’t know, Universal Cargo’s headquarters is [...]
We’ve talked about carrier alliances and specifically the P3 Network quite a bit in Universal Cargo Management’s blog. But last week, there was big news on the P3 Network that makes it worth [...]
No, not all Texas Hold’em poker games fight human trafficking and sex slavery. But on Saturday, Universal Cargo Management’s CEO Devin Burke, Managing Director Kamy Eliassi, and [...]
Constantly in our industry we hear terms like CIF, FOB, and DDU tossed around. And, from time to time, you may catch yourself wondering “Who pays for what now?” I figured I could [...]
In cargo, container shipping, economy, environment, export, exports, Freight Forwarder, Global Economy, Universal Cargo ManagementPosted
Part I Although slow steaming or super slow steaming saves shipping lines’ fuel cost, it does not benefit certain exporters who consider transit time is their enemy. According to an online [...]