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It’s true that trading and working with manufacturers in developing countries can offer many benefits to your business. However, often this strive for maximized profits can be at the detriment of legal, social, economic and environmental obligations Read more...

ISO-37001The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) to date has published more than 21,000 standards that provide world-class specifications for products, services and systems, to ensure quality, safety and efficiency. These standards are important in facilitating international trade and cover almost every industry, from technology to agriculture and health care.

free-tradeIt’s a hot topic of the current presidential debate and one of the only points current candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump agree on: rethinking the United States’ 70-year-old tradition of free trade. This tradition has been taken for granted for decades, which has resulted in it dominating the 2016 Federal Read more...

child-labourChild labour is one of the major economic dilemmas of the modern world. According to UNICEF, more than 150 million children are forced into child labour, mostly in underdeveloped states in Africa, Asia and South America, with little in the way of labour protection laws.

While there are three major international Read more...

importingTips to help you when it comes to building a sound supply chain for importing.

The method of outsourcing can help a business develop a competitive edge based on price, quality, technology, and/or innovation. However, the complexities of international trade are many and ever changing. There are a few constant rules to Read more...