Monthly Archives: October 2015

Self-driving Trucks: Possible Solution to our Driver Shortage

The headlines have been pretty clear over the last months: The “shortage of trained individuals to replace a rapidly aging workforce in trucking and warehousing will ultimately raise transport and storage costs for shippers.”1 The American Trucking Association (ATA) has … Continue reading

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DAP: Delivered at Place…but what Place?

Improper use of incoterms in your contracts can cost you money! Our company had a transaction where we (our U.S. entity) purchased material from Japan on a “DAP Miami, Florida” basis. The incoterm “DAP” means “delivered at place”. As we … Continue reading

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