In 2013 the biggest shipping loss to date occurred on the MOL Comfort. 

MOL Comfort Accident: The Worst Shipping Disaster in History

In 2013 the biggest shipping loss to date occurred on the MOL Comfort. There is no guaranty that your goods will make it across the ocean when transporting via cargo ship.  This cautionary tale about the MOL Comfort shows that the shipping industry isn’t perfect and there are always unforeseen dangers. About the MOL Comfort…

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In the case of damaged or lost goods, the carrier could hold liability for these goods. This is known as the carriers limit of liability

What is Carriers Limit of Liability for International Shipping?

Is your carrier liable for your damaged goods? Learn the details of carriers limit of liability and whether they apply to you. When shipping internationally, sometimes goods are damaged and lost. In the case of damaged or lost goods, the carrier holds a certain amount of liability for these goods. This is known as the…

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TRG maps out an infographic of the U.S. – China trade war. Make sure you stay informed with the latest updates on Section 301 tariffs.

[Infographic] Section 301 Tariffs: U.S. & China

Trade Risk Guaranty maps out an infographic of the U.S. – China trade war. Make sure you stay informed with the latest updates on Section 301 tariffs to determine if it affects your business. Importing into the United States can be a turbulent process for importers, especially if/when importing Chinese products. The on-going trade war…

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Packing a shipping container requires different techniques for different goods. Learn a variety of package and stowage methods

Container Package and Stowage: How to Pack a Shipping Container

Packing a shipping container requires different techniques for different goods. Learn a variety of package and stowage methods.   What is Container Package and Stowage? Container package and stowage are the different techniques used to pack goods into shipping containers. This variety of techniques provide ways to pack any product into a shipping container.  If…

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Trade Risk Guaranty provides insight into Round 6 of the Section 301 List 1 exclusions.

Round 6 List 1 Exclusions Granted: Section 301

The U.S.T.R. announced additional Section 301 exclusions granted for List 1. This new round of exclusions comes in addition to the three previous announcements. On July 9, 2019, the United States Trade Representative released an official announcement to the Federal Register with a sixth round of exclusions to List 1 of the Section 301 tariffs…

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Trade Risk Guaranty provides a breakdown of round 5 Section 301 exclusions granted by the USTR.

Round 5 List 1 Exclusions Granted: Section 301

As the trade war continues, the fifth list of Section 301 Exclusions has been released. This list is in addition to the previous four rounds of exclusions granted. On June 4, 2019, the United States Trade Representative released an official announcement to the Federal Register with a fifth round of exclusions to List 1 of the Section…

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