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DECEMBER 2017 - SEASON'S GREETINGS

On behalf of everyone at Global Maritime Transportation Services, Inc. we wish to take a moment to wish you and yours the very best for the holiday season. . . .  Read the full newsletter by clicking the link below.

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NOVEMBER 2017 - TARIFFS

The importance of tariffs in the industry cannot be understated. Governing corporate pricing and enabling the protection of revenue of streams, tariffs allow businesses to maneuver effectively within the market when managed efficiently. When a business lacks a fundamental understanding of certain contents or applications, however, tariffs can lead to costly oversights and confusion. . . .  Read the full newsletter by clicking the link below.

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OCTOBER 2017 - NO MORE HEADLINES, JUST WORK

Throughout August and September of this year, Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria swept through American states and territories leaving a legacy of destruction that will be measured in the hundreds of billions of dollars. The initial impact on the transportation industry were visible and immediate: US crude jumped 2.9% to $48.66 as production in Houston refineries stalled; major ports including port of Houston and Port Miami closed for days; and damage to infrastructure in Puerto Rico left vital aid stranded in shipping containers at the Port of San Juan. . . .  Read the full newsletter by clicking the link below.

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SEPTEMBER 2017 - SERVICE CONTRACTS: A GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING YOUR AGREEMENTS

It’s common for organizations to enter into service contracts without a
clear understanding of their obligations and liabilities. The reasons for
doing so are clear: on their surface, service contracts are dense and
governed by complex regulation that makes them seem inaccessible. The
reality of service contracts, however, is that anyone can understand the ins
and outs of their agreements with basic knowledge of the few key terms
and principles listed below. . . .  Read the full newsletter by clicking the link below.

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