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Congestion & Gridlock at US Ports

The shipping industry has been in a state of flux recently. Through the COVID-19 pandemic, record-breaking import volumes on both the East and West Coasts, India’s recent lockdowns, stateside port staffing issues, and so much more, the shipping industry continues to reel. Below is a brief summary of US port wait times and equipment shortages. […]

Lockdowns Expand Across India due to COVID-19

Additional states across India have followed suit and imposed new lockdown restrictions in response to rising cases of COVID-19 across the subcontinent. The Government of Karnataka State has announced a 14-day total lockdown that started on April 27. A select number of industries have been deemed essential and will be permitted to remain operational with […]

Lockdowns across India due to Surging COVID-19

Several states across India have announced and implemented new lockdown procedures in response to rising cases of COVID-19 across the subcontinent. The hardest hit areas are Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, and Delhi states, and each have announced their own specific protocols. Maharashtra State was the first to go into a 10-day lockdown on April 14 and […]

Company News

Welcome to Trans-Border, Rachel Marquez!

Everyone please give a warm welcome to our newest export operations team member — Rachel Marquez! After six years, Rachel is happy to be back at Trans-Border. Rachel grew up in a military family and spent her childhood traveling around the world. A highlight for her was spending an extensive amount of time in Germany where […]

Welcome to Trans-Border, Ivo Marsak!

Please give a warm welcome to the newest member of our sales team – Ivo Marsak! Ivo comes to Trans-Border with over 20 years of industry experience. Ivo attended Niagara University where he earned a degree in Theatre and English. Then he picked up his bags and moved out to L.A. in order to work […]

Welcome to Trans-Border, Kettie Lazzara!

Please give a warm welcome to the newest member of our import operations team — Kettie Lazzara! Kettie comes to Trans-Border with 14 years of logistics experience. Kettie was born and raised in Virginia. Growing up she was the designated bug re-locator and loved all things outdoors. She has been in NY for the last […]

Welcome to Trans-Border, Chris Jupin!

Please give a warm welcome to the newest member of our export operations team — Chris Jupin! Chris is eager to start his career in the supply chain industry here at Trans-Border! He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Global Supply Chain Management and most recently obtained his Master’s degree in Engineering Management from Clarkson University. […]