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Gemini Shippers Group joins multi-association letter on preventing counterfeit goods.

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Gemini Shippers Group , joined a multi-trade association letter sponsored by the Toy Association to the House Judiciary Committee bringing attention to the need for the US government to continue to address the issues of counterfeit goods ==================================================================================================================== Dear Chairman Nadler, Ranking Member Collins: On behalf of the undersigned organizations…

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Gemini Shippers Group joined members of American for Free Trade coalition in the following letter to the US Trade Representative

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Gemini Shippers Group joined members of American for Free Trade coalition in the following letter to the US Trade Representative. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++   Submitted via www.regulations.gov. September 20, 2019 The Honorable Robert E. Lighthizer United States Trade Representative 600 Seventeenth Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20508 Re: Request for Comments Concerning Proposed…

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Have your team join the fight against tariffs – Employee Petition Tool now live

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The Tariffs Hurt the Heartland campaign has developed an Employee Petition Tool to allow your employees, vendors and customers to sign a letter opposing the tariffs that will be delivered to the White House and Congress. The letter will be issued when we have a critical mass of signatures. Only…

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USTR Notice of Product Exclusions: China’s Acts, Policies, and Practices Related to Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property, and Innovation

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The following notice was published in the Federal Register today Notice of Product Exclusions: China’s Acts, Policies, and Practices Related to Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property, and Innovation AGENCY: Office of the United States Trade Representative. ACTION: Notice of product exclusions. SUMMARY: Effective July 6, 2018, the U.S. Trade Representative (Trade Representative)…

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Gemini Shippers Group offers testimony and comments in Support of H.328, an Act Relative to the Sale of Children’s Jewelry.

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July 8th , Boston, Massachusetts Gemini Shippers Group, head of the Fashion Jewelry & Accessories Trade Association (FJATA) Brent Cleaveland, offered the following testimony in support of Massachusetts bill H.328 Comments in Support of H.328, an Act Relative to the Sale of Children’s Jewelry. Dear Committee Member: The Fashion Jewelry &…

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Gemini Shippers Group joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance Leading Shippers Association continues to promote the digitalization of operations in supply chain

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Gemini Shippers Group, a leading shippers association, has joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), an organization dedicated to developing best practices and standards for blockchain in the transportation industry. BiTA’s members include Descartes, Daimler, FedEx, SAP and Uber Freight among dozens of other global brands. Gemini will bring its…

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Pier Pass Increase

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Long Beach, California, June 28, 2019 The West Coast MTO Agreement (WCMTOA) today announced that on August 1, 2019, the Traffic Mitigation Fee (TMF) at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach will increase by 1.9 percent. The adjustment matches the combined 1.9 percent increase in longshore wage and…

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Gemini Shippers Group leads off latest round of section 301 hearing in DC today

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Gemini Shippers Group was chosen as the first speaker at today’s section 301 hearings in Washington DC this morning. You can lean more about the hearings here. To download a copy of Gemini Shippers Groups written testimony please see the click: USTR201900040001 Gemini Shippers Group Submission. Panels will speak over…

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