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June Logistics Link

Learn Industry news and MIQ information in the June Logistics Link.

MIQ Updates

Verified Gross Mass (VGM) Certification Effective July 1

On July 1, 2016, the new container weight verification rule will go into effect and will impact shippers from 171 countries due to the added requirements of necessary documentation. The International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted this new requirement under the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) Chapter VI, Part A, Regulation 2. Get more information here.

CSCMP SAN FRANCISCO ANNOUNCES MIQ LOGISTICS SCHOLARSHIP

The MIQ Logistics 2016 Scholarship award winner was announced at the CSCMP San Francisco 2016 Gala on May 11, 2016. The winner of the scholarship, Kunal Shalia from UC Berkeley, was awarded $2,500 toward tuition and/or fees directly to their school and a 1-year student CSCMP membership. Learn more information here.

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MIQ Logistics is pleased to be recognized by Mahindra USA with two awards for outstanding service. The awards were given at the Mahindra Partners Award Banquet on May 24, 2016 in Houston, TX.

Industry News

U.S. ECONOMIC UPDATE

“The U.S. LEI picked up sharply in April, with all components except consumer expectations contributing to the rebound from an essentially flat first quarter,” said Ataman Ozyildirim, Director of Business Cycles and Growth Research at The Conference Board.

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TRANSPORTATION MARKET UPDATE

“After having an abnormally large seasonally adjusted gain in February, tonnage fell in April, in addition to the large drop in March,” said ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello.

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GLOBAL MARKET UPDATE

Transportation Market Update

 

Logistics Services

Logistics Services In ChicagoMIQ International Lobby In Overland Park Kansas

  • Premium air and ocean international freight forwarding services to and from all major global markets
  • Project logistics delivering comprehensive end-to-end solutions for oversized and out-of-gauge shipments
  • TSA-compliant Air Cargo Screening
  • Customs Brokerage serviced by experienced compliance professionals
  • Order Management Program manages the efficient flow of goods and information between international origins and destinations.
  • Global Trade Management Services that assist informed sourcing decisions and reduce supply chain disruptions
  • Value-added services to support additional global logistics needs

Staff & Operations

  • Import & Export Logistics Professionals
  • Experienced Branch Manager and Licensed Customs Brokers
  • Team members fluent in English, Spanish, French, Mandarin and German
  • Regular Hours: 7:00am to 6:00pm; Monday through Friday

Technology

  • Global track and trace capabilities by shipment or container, and sailing schedules
  • PowerView provides end-to-end supply chain visibility
Learn More About MIQ Chicago

Events

Upcoming Events

International Trade Seminar: Austin, TX, June 15, 2016

International Trade Seminar: St. Louis, MO, July 13, 2016

Breakbulk Americas: Houston, TX: September 26-29, 2016