At FITT, we know most import/export professionals are fascinated by what the future holds for global trade, and we join you enthusiastically in that curiosity.
“The price is right” may be a phrase more closely associated with a midday Bob Barker game show than international
The way that individuals frame whistleblowers is significant to how organisations and broader society engage with the topic of whistleblowing.
Trade shows can be a great way to market your company, and are one of the most cost-effective ways of promoting your company’s products and services.
We asked two global trade experts who have experience running their own successful businesses about the realities of starting an import/export business. Here’s what they have to say.
Registering to do business with the U.S. Government opens a new world of opportunities for your company. As I mentioned in the first article in this series, before any importer or exporter can take on a new market, they need to do extensive research to ensure their product or service is a match with the buyer’s needs.
Driven by a passion for business, Obada Al-Dimashki chose an international trade career in order to fulfill his broader career goals.
Jennifer Boulet, CITP|FIBP is a Logistics Coordinator in the Marine Contracts department at Richardson International in Winnipeg, MB.
The business of international trade and global commerce is very much a business of people and partnerships. Few are masters of every aspect of trade or global business, even among experts or experienced veterans of the international business scene.
Do domestic and international markets really differ?The answer to this question is both yes and no.
The right market expansion strategy can bring great success for years to come, while the wrong one can cause companies considerable problems.
When analyzed properly, the answers that market intelligence provides will guide business strategies and help companies trade more successfully.
While financial institutions are trying to find out how much business they can gain by adopting blockchain technology, corporations are being more cautious.
Cash flow planning is one of the most important aspects of running any business, and it is particularly important for companies in international trade.
Will you be better off with a banking relationship meant to last for life, or to look for the the best banking deal for each individual transaction?