Blog Posts

Logistics 101: Brokerage Basics

Posted by Customs Brokerage Department - Cole International on Nov 27, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Entering the complex business of import and export can be intense and overwhelming. Our Logistics 101 series is a gentle introduction and an easy-to-follow guide through turbulent, ever-changing waters.

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A first look at Incoterms® 2020

Posted by Freight Forwarding Dept. - Cole International on Nov 20, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Incoterms® (or international commercial terms) designed to assist traders when goods are sold and transported. Published by the International Chamber of Commerce, the terms clearly communicate the costs and risks associated with the transportation and delivery of goods.

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10 key practices to ensure customs compliance

Posted by CDN Customs Consulting Dept. - Cole International on Nov 13, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Whether your goods are crossing the Canadian border or the U.S. border, avoiding the glare of Customs is every importer’s ultimate goal. Customs compliance and a strong internal compliance program is a top priority.

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Cole International Acquires Peninsula Customs Brokers

Posted by Project Logistics Dept. on Nov 6, 2019 2:00:00 PM
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Single Window Initiative (SWI) - Survival Guide for importing active pharmaceutical ingredients

Posted by CDN Customs Consulting Dept. - Cole International on Nov 6, 2019 9:00:00 AM

The new SWI landscape

The Single Window Initiative means several changes for importers:

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