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Logistics Market Snapshot – May 2014

Posted by on May 28, 2014 in Georgia News, Logistics News, Trade News | 0 comments

The Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics publishes a monthly update on the global logistics market. The April 2014 Logistics Market Snapshot is available here.   Highlights: Georgia has been named the most competitive state in the nation by Site Selection magazine. The Top 10 Competitive States ranking is based on an index of 10 criteria, most of which are...

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Logistics Market Snapshot – April 2014

Posted by on Apr 15, 2014 in Georgia News, Logistics News, Trade News | 0 comments

  The Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics publishes a monthly update on the global logistics market. The April 2014 Logistics Market Snapshot is available here. Highlights: According to KPMG, Atlanta is the least-costly location to do business among the 31 largest U.S. metro areas. Atlanta has the lowest transportation and factory lease costs, and the lowest effective corporate income tax rate of...

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The Manzella Report: Customs Automation and Foreign-Trade Zones Facilitate U.S. Trade

Posted by on Mar 5, 2014 in FTZ News, Trade News | 0 comments

  This article by NAFTZ President Dan Griswold appeared in the Manzella Report on February 27, 2014. Trade bills do not seem to be moving any faster through Congress than other legislation these days. But with an executive order on February 19, President Obama took a welcome step toward facilitating the freer flow of goods across the U.S. border....

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Imports Work For America Week: May 6-10, 2013

Posted by on May 6, 2013 in Trade News | 0 comments

  Imports Work for America Week is an initiative by a coalition of organizations representing tens of thousands of businesses employing millions of American workers across the United States who depend on access to imports to compete globally.  Imports Work for America Week will publicize the positive role that U.S. imports play in: ·         supporting U.S. jobs, ·         lowering...

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