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February 11, 2016
If you haven’t heard much about the Trade Facilitation and Enforcement Act of 2015, you’re not alone. The bill was just passed by Congress, and while it didn’t get a lot of attention outside of Washington, the positive changes it brings are significant. The law will modernize and speed up the customs clearance process in
March 19, 2015
Here’s an eye-opening stat: Up to 70 percent of African crops are wasted because farmers lack a way to connect with buyers. Here’s another: There are 700 million mobile phones in use throughout Africa, but only 200 million of them are smartphones. Those numbers provided Benin native Vital Sounouvou with an idea. What if he
November 12, 2014
America and Europe have more than just history, culture and values in common. Our economic health depends on our taking every opportunity to increase trade between the continents. After all, the United States and the European Union are each other’s largest economic partners – trading over $2 Billion in goods and services every day.What’s holding us back from more?
February 17, 2012
NOTE: This is a guest blog with the United States Department of Commerce. (View post on Dept of Commerce site here)
October 14, 2010
Each day our FedEx teams work to ensure that every experience our customers have with us is outstanding. I am proud to lead our international team and help our customers reach new markets and new consumers for their goods and services. But to ensure our customers grow their international business, it is critically important that they have the resources and know-how to reach those new markets and consumers.