ePortal Newsletter

  • ePortal Newsletter December 23, 2016

    • Membership Renewal Time is Here
    • Young Professionals find increased business through YP Network
    • Applications for AFW Scholarships and Nominations for HOH officially open Jan. 1
    • Congratulations to Brian Limperopulos
    • IAM Offices closed until 3 January 2017

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  • ePortal Newsletter December 10, 2016

    • Annual Meeting Survey
    • IAM Looking Back
    • Updated Notice Concerning Transfer of Residence (TOR) Pre-Import Online Application Process for UK Only
    • Coming Up in The Portal: The Best Man (or Woman) for the Job
    • Have a dispute with another company or client? The FMC may be the answer.
    • Relief Request from the American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN)
    • Registration is now open for the Young Movers Conference

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  • ePortal Newsletter November 26, 2016

    • Photos from the Annual Meeting Now Online
    • Tell the Story of Your Industry
    • IAM Changes Ad Sales Companies
    • Mentorship Adds Depth to Your Career
    • Hall of Honor and Scholarship Cycles to open on Jan. 1

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  • ePortal November 12, 2016

    • Presentations from IAM's 54th Annual Meeting are now Online
    • IAM President Terry Head Attends Moving Industry Summit
    • IAM Looking Back
    • Manage International Payments with FXcompared
    • Recent Posts on IAM Connected
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal September 17, 2016

    • Get in Front of Your Clients at the IAM Annual Meeting
    • View the Schedule of Events for the Annual Meeting
    • Participate in One2One Meetings for ILN Members
    • Mentors and Mimosas at the Annual Meeting – Oct. 23, 10:30 a.m.
    • IAM Military News and Resources Page
    • Trending in the Social Café

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  • ePortal September 3, 2016

    • Download the IAM Events App and Stay Informed
    • IAM Country Guides now available in PDF; Updates ongoing
    • U.S. Department of Labor Background on Revised Overtime Pay Requirements
    • Write for the Annual Meeting issue of The Portal
    • Become a mentor or mentee and help shape the future of the industry
    • Trending in the Social Café

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  • ePortal August 20, 2016

    • Annual Meeting Exhibitor Space Nearly Sold Out; Hotels Almost Full
    • Write for the Annual Meeting Issue of The Portal
    • Country Guides Getting Updated

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  • ePortal August 6, 2016

    • NEW! Updated IAM Country Guides now online
    • IAM Members – you may need to be registered or licensed with the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC)
    • Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship recipients announced
    • Trending in the Social Café

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  • ePortal July 23, 2016

    • Special Events at IAM's 54th Annual Meeting
    • Join the ILN for One-to-One Networking at the Annual Meeting
    • IAM Young Professionals Go to the Polls
    • Trending in the Social Café

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  • ePortal July 9, 2016

    • AM Hall of Honor 2016 Inductees Announced
    • A Handful of Sponsorhips and Exhibit Booths Left for IAM Annual Meeting
    • Do Foreign-Based Companies have to be Licensed or Registered with the US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC)?
    • Fill Out Your Profile in the IAM Events App
    • Trending in the Social Café

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  • ePortal June 25, 2016

    • Are You Ready to Weigh Every Container?
    • Canceled Members Listed on IAM's Website
    • Reserve Your Spot at IAM's 54th Annual Meeting Today
    • Submit Your 'Odd Jobs' Story to The Portal
    • Carl Weaver Earns CAE Designation
    • Annual Meetings and Elections Announced

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  • ePortal June 11, 2016

    • Annual Meeting & Expo Registration Open to All Members
    • IAM Annual Meeting & Expo Mobile Event App is LIVE!
    • Move for Hunger Named a Mutual of America 2015 Community Partnership Award Winner
    • Did You Know that the YP Mixer at IAM Annual Meeting & Expo is Open to All Members?
    • IAM Logistics Network: What Opportunities Are You Missing?

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  • ePortal May 28, 2016

    • Annual Meeting & Expo Registration open for Governing Members
    • Presentations online from the YMC and CMSA meetings
    • IAM's President Terry Head about revolutionizing the global moving industry
    • 2016 Young Movers Conference
    • One-on-One Networking at IAM Annual Meeting
    • IAM Code of Ethics: 7 Things You Need to Know

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  • ePortal May 14, 2016

    • IAM Annual Meeting Preparations Ramping Up
    • EU TOR Ruling Household good and personal effects arriving from outside the EU via the UK for delivery to a member state other than the UK
    • Welcome Will Kohudic to IAM Staff
    • Trending in the Social Cafe
    • Industry News

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  • ePortal April 30, 2016

    • Annual Meeting Update: Hotel Rooms and Event Schedule
    • IAM Country Guides
    • Membership Cancellations in the Offing
    • Implementation Date Delayed for UK Customs Regulation Change
    • Trending in the Social Cafe
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal April 16, 2016

    • Upgrade now to save at Annual Meeting
    • Survey Results: Are IAM Members ready for the upcoming Container Weight Verification
    • Face to Face Networking at IAM Annual Meeting
    • IAM Attends FMCSA's 2016 National Moving Fraud Conference
    • Free Money for Students in Our Industry

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  • ePortal April 2, 2016

    • IAM Code of Ethics: 7 Things You Need to Know
    • Secure your spot in the IAM Member Directory
    • Enhance your Career with IAM Mentor Match
    • Free Money for Students in Our Industry

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  • ePortal March 19, 2016

    • New Member Benefits Brochure
    • Singapore Success: IAM / ILN Regional Meeting Recap
    • Reminder: Take this Critical Survey on the Container Weighing Mandate
    • Download your Certificate of Membership
    • IAM Country Guides
    • Scholarship Applications Dues May 1
    • IAM's Hall of Honor Deadline Approaching Quickly

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  • ePortal March 5, 2016

    • Secure your spot in IAM's future
    • Submit Your Scholarship Application Today
    • Nominate someone today for IAM's Hall of Honor
    • Passing of Jackie Agner

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  • ePortal February 23, 2016

    • Be Included in the IAM Downloadable Directory
    • Critical Survey on the Container Weighing Mandate
    • Governing Members Get Three Free YP Memberships
    • Register for the Young Movers Conference
    • Submit Your Scholarship Application Today
    • Hall of Honor Nominations are Open

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  • ePortal February 6, 2016

    • Hall of Honor Nominations are Open
    • Submit Your Scholarship Applications Today
    • Pay Your Dues Now So Your Membership Benefits Continue Without Interruption
    • Register for the 2016 IAM / ILN Regional Meeting

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  • ePortal January 23, 2016

    • Renew your dues now so your membership remains intact
    • Register for the 2016 IAM / ILN Regional Meeting
    • Look Back to 2015, Look Forward into 2016
    • Apply for the Wohlstetter Scholarship
    • Nominate someone for the Hall of Honor
    • Young Movers Conference
    • U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) answers IAM Member questions on Ocean Transportation Intermediary (OTI) Licensing

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  • ePortal January 9, 2016

    • Register for the 2016 Regional Meeting in Singapore
    • Submit to The Portal — Career Development: Marching to Your Own Drummer
    • Pay dues online with IAM's self-service center
    • Save on Payroll, Human resources and more with ADP
    • Nominate someone for the Hall of Honor
    • Apply today for IAM's scholarship program
    • IAM organizes critical SDDC information
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal December 26, 2015

    Top Stories from 2015

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  • ePortal December 12, 2015

    • Fast & Easy — Renew Your Company's IAM Membership for 2016 Online
    • Register for the 2016 IAM / ILN Regional Meeting
    • Complete IAM Webinar Survey
    • New Members in the IAM Logistics Network (ILN)
    • IAM Country Guides
    • IAM Senior VP Chuck White to Speak at CMSA San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter Meeting
    • Mentor Match
    • Young Movers Conference
    • Keep Your Information up to Date
    • IAM Holiday Hours
    • Trending in the Social Cafe
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal November 28, 2015

    • IAM Senior VP Chuck White to Speak at CMSA San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter Meeting
    • IAM Annual Meeting Presentations and Photos Now Online
    • Young Movers Conference Registration Open
    • Young Professionals Group Grows Past 400 Members
    • IAM Country Guides Get a Facelift
    • Expanded Program for the IAM Logistics Network (ILN) at Annual Meeting
    • Save the Date for the 2016 ILN Regional Meeting
    • Mentor Match: Your Source for Career Growth and Giving Back
    • Trending in the Social Cafe
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal November 12, 2015

    • IAM Submits Comments to USTRANSCOM on Household Goods Channeling Concept Pilot Program
    • Save The Date for the 2016 ILN Regional Meeting
    • Regulations on Use of Indonesia's Rupiah Could Raise Relocaiton Costs
    • Trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal October 29, 2015

    • IAM's 53rd Annual Meeting a Huge Success
    • Winner of Move for Hunger Drawing
    • Scholarship Fund earns $13K+ at Annual Meeting FUNd Night
    • Coming to IAM in 2016
    • Upcoming Requirement To Weigh All Containers Before Shipping
    • Trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal October 15, 2015

    • IAM Annual Meeting Kicks Off on Sunday
    • Dunk Terry Head at the FUNd Night
    • Tweet Your Conference Experience With #iamovers
    • Trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Members News

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  • ePortal October 1, 2015

    • 2015-2016 IAM Membership Directory Released as a Downloadable PDF
    • Personal Property Forum Summary — Sept. 2015
    • Enhance Your Conference Experience With the IAM Events App
    • IAM Logistics Network (ILN) at the Annual Meeting
    • Trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal September 17, 2015

    • Three Reasons You Need a Mentor
    • Convert Your Warehouse into Cash
    • Download the IAM Events App
    • See the Alleged Debtor List
    • News in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal September 3, 2015

    • Register Now to Appear in the IAM Annual Meeting Program Book
    • Free Exposure for Your Company
    • IAM Announces Military News and Resources Page
    • IAM Office Closed Sept. 7
    • IAM-YP Social Mixer
    • IAM Country Guides: More than 180 Guides Available
    • Trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal August 20, 2015

    • Convert Your Warehouse into Cash
    • Your Stories Needed for The Portal — Deadline Aug. 26
    • IAM Explores Project to Standardize Terms and Conditions
    • Crowdfund a Scholarship to Support a Student in Our Industry
    • Companies Misusing the IAM/HHGFAA Logo or Name
    • IAM-YP Social Mixer
    • Trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal August 6, 2015

    • Reduced Prices on New Annual Meeting Sponsorships
    • Terry Head Wants to Mentor You
    • See the Alleged Debtor List
    • Hall of Honor
    • IAM-YP Social Mixer
    • Trending in the Social Café
    • Indusstry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal July 23, 2015

    • IAM Country Guides: More than 180 Guides Available
    • July 2015 IAM Alleged Debtor List
    • July 2015 ILN eNewsletter
    • 2015 Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarships Awarded
    • IAM-YP Update
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal July 9, 2015

    • Register for the IAM Annual Meeting in San Diego
    • Protecting the IAM brand
    • IAM alleged debtor list
    • Crowdfund a scholarship to support a student in our industry
    • New IAM staff — Welcome Debbie Stadtler!
    • Trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal June 25, 2015

    • IAM 53rd Annual Meeting & Expo: Special lower pricing!
    • IAM Logistics Network (ILN): What are you missing?
    • IAM member directory — advertising is open!
    • Didn't see the IAM alleged debtor list?
    • IAM Hall of Honor 2015 inductees announced
    • Free professional development: Learn from the experts
    • Quick links to IAM membership lists
    • Topics trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal June 11, 2015

    • Are you a mover doing good? Tell us in the July/August issue of The Portal
    • The Portal Magazine is now an e-Publication — read the May/June issue now!
    • One of the best services you can give your clients — protect their personal information
    • IAM 53rd Annual Meeting & Expo
    • Calling all members! Get the hot ticket to the IAM-YP Social Mixer
    • Companies misusing the IAM/HHGFAA logo or name
    • IAM Logistics Network: You may be missing out on business opportunities
    • Free professional development: Learn from the experts
    • Quick links to IAM membership lists
    • Topics trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal May 28, 2015

    • IAM 53rd Annual Meeting & Expo preview
    • IAM and ILN hold successful joint regional meeting in Belfast
    • IAM donates $1,000 to the Removers Benevolent Association
    • IAM Young Professionals Invite 2015 Annual Meeting attendees to join the IAM-YP Social Mixer
    • Free professional development: Learn from the experts
    • Quick links to IAM membership lists
    • Topics trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal May 14, 2015

    • IAM 53rd Annual Meeting & Expo Preview
    • The Portal magazine is now an e-publication!
    • Question: When is an IAM member not an IAM member?
    • Free professional development: Learn from the experts
    • Quick links to IAM membership lists
    • Topics trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal April 30, 2015

    • A valuable business opportunity may be slipping through your fingers
    • Last day to apply for 2015 AFW Scholarship
    • Fraudulent use of the IAM/HHGFAA logo or name
    • Portal Magazine — Wanted: insurance, risk management, claims companies
    • IAM member companies voluntarily ending membership

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  • ePortal April 16, 2015

    • When bad breaks happen to good movers, who do you call?
    • The list of cancelled IAM members
    • $5,000 is on the table; act by May 1
    • Shake things up! Join Mentor Match
    • Topics trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal April 2, 2015

    • Final call — All member dues invoices must be paid by April 17 or face cancellation
    • Liquidation of IAM member Australian Van Lines Pty. Limited
    • Excess International Movers Ltd. has been acquired and remains open for business
    • The countdown is on — apply for your $5,000 scholarship before May 1
    • IAM's Julia O'Connor races to fight hunger
    • Is your company's business Insurance and Risk Management Services?
    • Free professional development: Learn from experts in the industry
    • Topics trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal March 19, 2015

    • 2 great networking events back-to-back
    • What do you say to customers who are late with payments?
    • Excess International Removals in administration
    • Latest Information on Williams Moving and Storage (B.C.) Ltd.
    • Trivia time: Who has made a lasting impact on our industry?
    • $5,000 USD could be yours! Go ahead — read the fine print
    • Free professional development: Learn from experts in the industry
    • See your company featured in The Portal magazine
    • Now trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal March 5, 2015

    • Unpaid dues? Know what your company stands to lose
    • IAM Receivable Protection Program (RPP) — The ABCs of your company's new benefit
    • The clock is ticking: Recognize those who made an impact on IAM and the industry
    • Free professional development: Learn from experts in the industry
    • Regional IAM & ILN meeting in Belfast, UK: Registration open AND agenda preview
    • Showcase your company in The Portal magazine for free!
    • Now trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal February 19, 2015

    • IAM's RPP pays out over $32,000 in unpaid invoice compensation
    • Dues are due! Pay online to keep your membership current
    • Take the survey — read the results from the IAM 2015 Survey of the Moving, Logistics and Relocations Industry
    • Regional IAM & ILN meeting in Belfast, UK: Registration open AND agenda preview
    • Showcase your company in The Portal magazine for free!
    • Hall of Honor recognizes IAM Industry Leaders
    • Matches have been made
    • Now trending in the Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal February 5, 2015

    • IAM's Charles 'Chuck' White named Senior Vice President
    • Results from the IAM 2015 State of the Moving, Logistics & Relocations Industry Survey are coming in
    • Regional IAM and ILN meeting in Belfast, UK: Registration open AND agenda preview
    • The clock is ticking ... time to pay your company's IAM member dues invoice
    • Hall of Honor recognizes IAM Industry Leaders
    • Need tuition assistance? Become a Student Member of IAM and apply!
    • Matches have been made with IAM's Mentor Match

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  • ePortal January 22, 2015

    • Tell IAM how your business is faring ... so we can improve our service to you
    • Registration open! REGIONAL IAM & ILN meeting in Belfast, UK
    • Join the fight against excessive costs at US ports
    • Need tuition assistance? It's never too early to apply for an AFWSF scholarship!
    • Hall of Honor call for nominations
    • We all have things to learn - Join Mentor Match
    • Jan. 31 Deadline — pay your membership dues online to stay current
    • Changes to IAM member dues structure reflected in 2015 invoice
    • Now Trending in the Social Cafe ...
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal January 8, 2015

    • Registration open! REGIONAL IAM & ILN meeting in Belfast, UK
    • 2015 Annual Meeting exhibit booth lottery winners: Booth deposit due
    • IAM alleged debtor list: December 2014
    • Renewal time! Pay your membership dues online to meet Jan. 31 deadline
    • Changes to IAM member dues structure reflected in 2015 invoice
    • Have a company in East or Southeast Asia? Tell your story in The Portal
    • New Year's Resolution: Take time for professional development through Mentoring
    • Heather Engel joins IAM Core Members Management Board
    • Hall of Honor call for nominations
    • Trending in the IAM Social Café
    • 'How do I ...'
      • Find an IAM Logistics Network (ILN) Member?
      • Advertise in The Portal magazine?
      • Request IAM, ILN, ISA, RPP & IAM-YP logos for my website and business cards?
    • Join the IAM Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Members News

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  • ePortal December 26, 2014

    • Save these 2015 IAM dates
    • Top Ten Stories of 2014:
      • IAM Annual Meeting photos
      • IAM establishes presence in Asia
      • All My Sons to acquire Graebel Van Lines
      • Ship loses more than 500 containers in heavy seas
      • Port congestion: Look long term
      • Matson to acquire Horizon's Alaska Operations
      • 2 found dead on Maersk Alabama, ship dramatized in 'Captain Phillips'
      • Somali pirates free 11 crew kidnapped in 2010
      • TSA lifts paperwork rule for air cargo screening
      • Port security and technology: TWIC and container scanning

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  • ePortal December 11, 2014

    • Regional IAM and ILN Meeting in Belfast, Ireland — Save the date!
    • Write for the next issue of The Portal Jan./Feb. 2015! The focus is East and Southeast Asia
    • Renewal time! Pay your membership dues online to meet Jan. 31 deadline
    • Changes to IAM member dues structure reflected in 2015 invoice
    • IAM holiday hours
    • IAM Logistics Network (ILN) Online Directory launch
    • IAM's NEW Mentor Match program is making matches!
    • Provide your input on the Ladies In Moving Association (LIMA)
    • Trending in the IAM Social Café
    • 'How do I ...'
      • Join the IAM Logistics Network?
      • Advertise in The Portal magazine?
      • Request IAM, ILN, ISA, RPP & IAM-YP logos for my website and business cards?
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal December 1, 2014

    • Changes to IAM member dues structure take effect Jan. 1
    • RPP benefit for ALL Governing & Core Members starts Jan. 1
    • IAM Annual Meeting photos
    • IAM Logistics Network (ILN) Online Directory launch
    • 'How do I ...'
    • Trending in the IAM Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Members News

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  • ePortal November 13, 2014

    • The Pasha Group announces agreement to acquire Horizon's Hawaii business
    • Matson to acquire Horizon's Alaska Operations
    • Join the fight against excessive costs at US ports
    • IAM's NEW Mentor Match is making matches!
    • Trending in the IAM Social Café
      • Agent in Colombia
      • Destination agent in US Virgin Islands
      • Delinquent Status - Euro Movers Intl
      • DP3 Rate Filing Schedule
      • Small Pack up in Akyaka, Turkey
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal October 30, 2014

    • U.S. Customs and Border Protection restores ability to request confidentiality
    • 2014 IAM election results
    • Young Movers Leadership Summit held in Orlando
    • RPP benefit for ALL Governing and Core members starts Jan. 1, 2015
    • How do I...
      • Learn More about the IAM Logistics Network (ILN)?
      • Become a mentor or Protégé through IAM Mentor Match?
      • Advertise in The Portal magazine?
      • Request IAM, ILN, ISA, RPP & IAM-YP logos for my website and business cards?
    • Trending in the IAM Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal October 16, 2014

    • Annual Meeting — A huge success!
    • RPP for member benefits Starting Jan. 1
    • Move for Hunger lottery winner
    • US Customs and Border Protection no longer able to process confidentiality requests
    • Member expulsion: Venus Eurofreight Network United Services S.A.
    • 'How do I ...'
    • Trending in the IAM Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal October 2, 2014

    • IAM establishes presence in Asia
    • New affiliate launched — IAM Here2Help
    • Join the fight against excessive costs at US ports
    • 2014 Annual Meeting event news
    • Power up sales with social media
    • 3 reasons to attend the ILN Business Session in Orlando, Florida
    • 'How do I ...'

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  • ePortal September 18, 2014

    • Important message regarding former member Moving Experts
    • 'My name and address are on the Internet? Did you put it out there?'
    • Help IAM fight back against excessive costs at US ports
    • Core Membership Meeting topic — Is IAM expanding to Asia?
    • IAM Annual Meeting News:
      • IAM Logistics Network (ILN) business session in Orlando, Florida
      • Mentor Match meet up

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  • ePortal September 4, 2014

    • Help IAM Fight Back Against Excessive Costs at U.S. Ports
    • Join us for the IAM Logistics Network (ILN) Business Session in Orlando, Florida
    • The race is on to fill Core Members' Representative at Large position
    • Core Membership meeting topic — Is IAM expanding to Asia?
    • Survey says! Tell us how you engage with IAM
    • Mentor Match meet up
    • IAM Annual Meeting App now available!
    • LIMA reception and working session at the IAM 52nd Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida
    • Name'em and Shame'em

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  • ePortal August 21, 2014

    • Survey Says! Tell Us How You Engage With IAM
    • Fewer than 12 days to register and be listed in program book! Deadline: Sept. 2
    • IAM Annual Meeting App now available
    • Help launch the next generation of industry leaders
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal August 7, 2014

    • Countdown to IAM's 52nd Annual Meeting!
    • IAM Logistics Network (ILN): Join to energize your logistics business
    • Did you receive the IAM Alleged Debtor List?
    • Help protect your clients' private data
    • IAM's NEW Mentor Match NOW making matches!
    • Attend the MENTOR MATCH MEET-UP at the IAM 52nd ANNUAL MEETING
    • Take me to the IAM Social Café
    • Subscribe to the IAM news feed!
    • IAM new members and prospective members lists posted online

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  • ePortal July 24, 2014

    • Rebecca Parker joins IAM Core Members Management Board
    • Help launch the next generation of industry leaders
    • Snapshot of the IAM Annual Meeting schedule
    • Help protect your clients' private data
    • Young Movers Leadership Summit
    • IAM canceled members list online
    • Trending in the IAM Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal July 10, 2014

    • Request Confidentiality to Protect Your Client's Private Data
    • Where can you invest $100 USD and receive $1,000 USD in value?
    • IAM Logistics Network (ILN): Register to develop your logistics business
    • IAM members are joining IAM's latest free program — Mentor Match
    • Young Movers Leadership Summit
    • IAM canceled members list online
    • Trending in the IAM Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal June 26, 2014

    • You're invited to join IAM's new Mentor Match
    • IAM Hall of Honor 2014 inductees announced
    • IAM Canceled Members List online
    • 2014 Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarships awarded
    • Automated Confidentiality Request Form now available on IAM website
    • IAM Shipper Guide updates
    • Mark your calendars: LACMA announces 2015 conference dates and location
    • Member News

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  • ePortal June 12, 2014

    • IAM New Members and Prospective Members Lists posted online
    • IAM 2014 Annual Meeting & Expo — Early Bird expires soon; book hotel early
    • Last chance to bring your IAM membership current
    • A baby boy for the Limperopulos family
    • Download the IAM Social Café App
    • Trending in the IAM Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal May 29, 2014

    • Attendees pronounce ILN Regional Meeting a success
    • IAM purges unpaid members from database, directories
    • IAM 2014 Annual Meeting and Expo — book your hotel room early
    • IAM Social Café App is here!
    • Trending in the IAM Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Members News

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  • ePortal May 15, 2014

    • IAM 2014 Annual Meeting Registration and Exhibitor/Sponsor Sales open May 15 at 2 pm EDT
    • LAST DAY to apply for AFW Scholarship assistance — for college anywhere in the world!
    • It's down to the wire
    • Automated Confidentiality Request Form now available on IAM website
    • IAM to launch Mentor Match program
    • IAM sponsors Young Movers Conference 2014
    • IAM Receivable Protection Program (RPP) helps members to recover more than $350,000
    • Trending in the IAM Social Café
    • Industry News
    • Member News

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  • ePortal May 1, 2014

    • LAST DAY to apply for AFW Scholarship assistance — for college anywhere in the world!
    • DEADLINE EXTENDED: Portal Magazine submissions due May 5
    • Your company's name should not be on this list
    • ISO Working Group Meets about IAM Standards
    • IAM Logistics Network (ILN) Meeting in Antwerp
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  • ePortal October 24, 2008

    Chertoff Stands Ground on 100% Scanning

    • Members Support Name Change Enthusiastically
    • TSA Ripped At Security Conference
    • 46th Annual Meeting Presentations – Download Now!
    • Cargo Forwarders Want Security Measures Installed
    • Protecting Our Ports
    • Daylight Saving Time Ends on November 2
    • CBP Cracks Down on Late Duty Payments via ACE
    • End of an Era for Liner Conferences in Europe
    • New Low Emission Zones in Germany as of 1 October 2008

     

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  • ePortal August 26, 2008

    • Quest for Containers Frustrates Exporters
    • IAM Associate Member Elections
    • IAM Active Member Elections
    • Requirement to Scan All Inbound Sea Cargo Sparks Concerns
    • Expat Workers Face Headaches Shipping Goods
    • PORTAL MAGAZINE - Focus on Hawaii Members
    • Makaza Pass Connecting Bulgaria and Greece to Be Opened '09
    • Multi-Million Dollar Air Cargo Settlement Fund
    • Congestion Charge: Manchester UK?
    • 5th Annual Breast Cancer Research 5K

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  • ePortal August 08, 2008

    • U.S. Customs Requires Seals on All Boxes
    • Got A Room? Are You a Registered Attendee?
    • DHS Ignoring Maritime Cargo Law, Lawmaker Says
    • Guam Seeks Relief from California Container Fee
    • PORTAL MAGAZINE - Focus on Hawaii Members
    • Peruvian HHG Import Tax Reduction
    • Mexican Truck Program Expanded by Two Years
    • Manufacturers, Legislators Urge 10+2 Test
    • NVOs ask FMC for Tariff Exemption

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  • ePortal July 18, 2008

    • U.S. Shippers Resist Efforts to Toughen Port Security
    • SoCal Port Terminals Reporting ILWU Slowdown
    • Indian Dockworker Strike Averted...
    • REMINDER! 46th Annual Meeting (Hawaii) Registration Available
    • TSA Targets 50% (Air) Cargo Screening Goal
    • Port Container Fee Passes Calif. Assembly
    • JFK (Airport) Freight Falls 6.4 Percent
    • EU: To Improve Maritime Working Conditions
    • Honduras Scans 100 Percent of Containers Shipped to the U.S.

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  • ePortal July 11, 2008

    • Annual Active Members' Meeting Notice
    • Elections - Associate Member Positions on IAM Executive Comm.
    • FMCSA Continues Rogue Mover Crackdown
    • New Draft UN Treaty to Streamline Sea Trade Law
    • India: Port Workers to go on Strike Starting July 16
    • TSA Sets Mandatory TWIC Enforcement Dates for Ports

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  • ePortal June 26, 2008

    • Europe has not Woken Up to 100% Scanning
    • U.S. DHS/CBP High-Security Bolt Seals Requirement - Oct. 15, 2008
    • 46th Annual Meeting: Advanced Rate Notification (Follow-Up)
    • Netherlands Prepared to Scan All Exports to the US
    • Bill Would Raise Stakes on Mandatory Cargo Monitoring
    • Container Security: Is the Layered Approach Working?
    • CA Statewide $30-per-TEU Fee Primed for Approval
    • APHIS User Fee Changes

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  • ePortal May 30, 2008

    • Investigators Find Gaps in Port Security Plan (C-TPAT)
    • Coming to Hawaii? – Consider Making Air Travel Reservation ASAP
    • Unease as Truckers not Included in Security Net
    • Cargo Companies Fret Over Stricter Screening
    • Not Enough Ship Containers in U.S.
    • STX Ponders 20,000 TEU Boxship
    • PierPass On Hot Seat At Los Angeles Board Meeting
    • ILWU Contract Talks on Course
    • Maersk Teams Up With GL to Tackle Box Losses
    • More Truckers Selling Their Rigs, NYT Says
    • Mover Shaker Making a Move - on Behalf of Competition

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  • ePortal May 16, 2008

    • Search IAM.org with the power of Google
    • Maersk Changes EC S. America-Europe Service
    • Horizon Hikes Fuel Surcharge for Hawaii/Guam
    • U.S. Exporters Face Container Shortage at Ports
    • Data at Risk from Laptop Searches at Border
    • French Protest Over Fuel Costs
    • GAO Wants More Foreign Cargo Screening
    • New Bengaluru International Airport to Open May 23

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  • ePortal May 02, 2008

    • Congress Critical of FMC
    • IAM Shipper’s Guide Updates
    • Union’s War Protest Shuts West Coast Ports
    • Freighter Forecasts See Growing Demand
    • First Boeing 777 Freighter Leaves Factory
    • Intermarine Increases Bunker & Canal Surcharges
    • Canada: Fuel Surcharges Now the Norm
    • Surcharges for Europe/Caribbean/S. America Trade
    • More than 300,000 Sign-Ups for TWIC

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  • ePortal April 25, 2008

    • Scan-all a Trade Barrier: EC
    • Air Cargo: Shippers Support New Security Initiatives
    • Next Portal Magazine: Focus on India
    • Delta, Northwest See No US Antitrust Hurdles
    • French Port Workers Go on Strike, Blocking Ships
    • Port of Rotterdam Breaks All Records in 2007
    • Permit Sought for New US-Canada Bridge

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  • ePortal April 11, 2008

    • TSA Unveils Plan to X-ray Air Cargo
    • Markey Doubts TSA Screening Plan
    • Container Shortage Puts U.S. Export Boom in a Box
    • EU 24 Hour Rule Running Late
    • French Port Union Calls for more Strikes
    • Panalpina Starts Air Cargo Service to Latin America
    • CBP's Ahern Comments on GTX, 100% Container Scanning

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  • ePortal April 04, 2008

    • TSA Gets Tough on Cargo
    • Regulation on Standard EU Security Systems Awaits EC Approval
    • 46th Annual Meeting HAWAII: Hotel Reservations are Available!
    • Bilateral Agreement to Commercialize Cargo Screening Technology
    • Call for Nominations to new IAM "Hall of Honor"
    • NY/NJ Port Posts Record Cargo Volume in 2007
    • Exporters Boxed In by Shortage of Containers
    • AFW Scholarship Application Deadline: July 1

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  • ePortal March 19, 2008

    • ILWU to Shut Down West Coast Ports May 1
    • EU & US Launch Joint Research Project on Airline Alliances
    • 46th Annual Meeting HAWAII: Hotel Reservations are Available!
    • US Asks for Airport Security Laptop Bags
    • IAM “Hall of Honor” Selection Committee Announced
    • Switzerland: No Solution Found Over Cargo Strike
    • UPDATE: IAM Membership Directory Update
    • Delta Air Lines to Offer Severance to 30,000

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  • ePortal March 07, 2008

    • World Shipping Council Backs "10+2"
    • Many Still Without Port ID
    • Daylight Saving Time – Starts March 9th
    • SIRVA: Sell Moving Operations in the UK and Ireland
    • Germany's Railway to Operate 50% of Trains During Strike
    • French Ports Face Rail Strike
    • Longshoreman to Help Negotiate National Union Deal
    • West Coast Ports have Sinking Feeling
    • Retail Container Traffic Continues to Mirror Slow Economy

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  • ePortal February 26, 2008

    • England: BA Strike Could Ground U.S. Cargo
    • Italy: Genoa Port Congestion Continues
    • EU Ambassador Questions U.S. Container Scanning Law
    • 46th Annual Meeting HAWAII: Hotel Reservations are Available!
    • US CBP: Cargo Systems Messaging Service
    • US TSA: TWIC Deployment Website
    • YOUR MEMBERSHIP: Is Your Contact Information Up-To-Date?
    • Serbia: Transport Delays as Tensions Rise over Kosovo
    • India: Call for “indefinite strike” at Kandla Port
    • Brazil: Strike Threat at Santos Container Port
    • FMC to Assess Impact of European Liner Conference Ban

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  • ePortal February 15, 2008

    • Maersk Replaces Dollar with Euro Tariff in Europe/Oceania Trade
    • SIRVA Update
    • Lufthansa Sues to End Frankfurt Night-Flight Limit
    • 46th Annual Meeting HAWAII: Yes We’re Already Working on It!
    • Kosovo to Declare Independence – Tensions Mount
    • YOUR MEMBERSHIP: Is Your Contact Information Up-To-Date?
    • Trade Groups Seeking More ‘10+2’ Input Time
    • DHS Adopts National Backup System to GPS
    • Permit Sought for New US-Canada Bridge

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  • ePortal February 08, 2008

    • US Politicians Ask GAO to Review Air Cargo Screening
    • Fewer Transits of the Panama Canal
    • Deutsche Bahn & Port of Rotterdam Singed Letter of Intent
    • 2007 Air Freight Traffic up 4.3 Percent
    • GAO Issues Report on High Risk Cargo
    • Missouri State Bills Would Promote Idling Reduction
    • Florida Banning Trucks from Left Lan

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  • ePortal January 18, 2008

    • New Rules Would Help U.S. Screen Foreign Cargo
    • Do You Have Your RPP Piece of Mind?
    • US Air Cargo Jumps 3.5 Percent
    • Association Reaches Membership Milestone
    • DHS/TWIC Enrollment Dates at 10 More Ports
    • TWIC Forces Many Truckers to Go Coastal
    • Canada: Airport Cargo Security Called `Meaningless'
    • Australian Customs to Upgrade Integrated Cargo System
    • Australia Rejects Cargo Screening Complications
    • US: LA/Long Beach Officials Approve Fee Plan for Port Cargo
    • US: Oakland Approves 'Clear' Security Pass

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  • ePortal January 04, 2008

    Fee Change for SCAC Assignment Application

    • TWIC Enrollment Continues on US East Coast
    • IS IT CORRECT? Check Your Contact Information
    • CA Long Beach Port Institutes a US$35 to $70 Per Container Tax
    • UK Airport Strike Halted
    • EU Probes Suspected Air Freight Cartel
    • Truck e-Manifest Goes Nationwide
    • DHS Publishes “10+2” Security Rule
    • ACT QUICKLY: YOUR AD IN THE 08/09 IAM DIRECTORY
    • Brazil's Infrastructure to Flourish in 2008
    • United Van Lines Published 31st Annual “Migration” Study
    • Panama Beckons Retirees from the US

     

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  • ePortal December 18, 2007

    • DID YOU TAKE THE 2 MINUTE SURVEY? The Day the Dollar Dies
    • DPS Workshop Registration Extension Due To Holiday
    • U.S. & EU Agree on Mutual Recognition of C-TPAT/AEO
    • Air Transport Financial Forecast 2008: Impact of Fuel Prices
    • U.S. DHS to Test Container Security Technology
    • California Approves Port Emissions Rules
    • Italian Truck Drivers Suspend Strike
    • China, U.S. Sign Pacts to Improve Safety
    • Singapore to Scan U.S. Bound Cargo

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  • ePortal December 07, 2007

    • United States: 2007 Economic Census
    • GAO Praises TSA for Handling of Sensitive Data
    • Fingerprinting Foreigners: U.S. Customs to Collect Full Set
    • France: Some Transport Workers Plan More Strikes
    • Australia: Delay in Air Cargo Screening
    • Indian Government to Step Up Infrastructure Investment
    • Malaysia: Fast Customs Clearance for Japanese Firms
    • Matson Raises Hawaii Rates

     

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  • ePortal November 30, 2007

    • Unified Carrier Registration: All U.S. Companies Must Register!
    • DHS Announces Enrollment Dates for TWIC at Six More Ports
    • U.S. Port Security Demands Seen as ‘Going Too Far’
    • New System May Replace U.S. Security Program
    • China: Service and Logistics Sectors Vital for Growth
    • DP World Plans to Build $250m Terminal in Cuba
    • Major Change to Russian Business Visa Regulation
    • EU Electronic Toll System: >Commission Refers Denmark to Court of Justice

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  • ePortal November 26, 2007

    • HHG Industry Associations Partner to Lower Healthcare Costs
    • U.S. House Passes Transportation Bill
    • German Train Drivers to Enter Talks: Avoiding Strike
    • Feds Eliminate Quirky Price-Fixing Rule for Interstate Carriers
    • NAFTA Freight Trade Rises in 2006
    • Port of Rotterdam Increases Harbor Fees
    • Major Change to Russian Business Visa Regulation
    • Bulgaria Stamps Out Smoking in 2009

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  • ePortal November 15, 2007

    • Receivable Protection Program (RPP) Sign-up is Progressing Swiftly
    • FMCSA Reinforces Safety Rules for Mexican, U.S. Trucks
    • Customs Completes ACE Installation
    • FMC Collects $862,000 in Civil Penalties
    • Public Comment Period on IAM ANSI Application to End
    • EU Conditionally Clears Deutsche Bahn Takeover of EWS
    • Uganda: Commonwealth Meetings & Public Holiday Delays
    • Matson Bumps Up Previous Fuel Surcharges
    • German Train Strike Cripples Passenger & Freight Networks

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  • ePortal October 26, 2007

    • IAM Launches Receivable Protection Program (RPP) Sign-Up
    • INDIA: Government Reduces “Free Days” on All Imports
    • Carriers Seek Clarity on EC Guidelines
    • 45th Annual Meeting Presentations: Now Available for Download
    • ANSI Announces IAM Standards Developer Application
    • Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) – You Need To Know!
    • Freight Forwarders Are Raided In Price-Fixing Probe
    • Menlo Buys Chinese Logistics Firm
    • Reminder: Daylight Saving Time 2007

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  • ePortal October 03, 2007

    • FMC Issues New Bonding Rule for OTIs
    • IAM to Launch Receivable Protection Program
    • Federal Appeals Court Delays Truckers' Hours-of-Service Rule
    • German Train Drivers Call Strike
    • CSI Program Expands in Latin America
    • Miami Customs Requires Original Power of Attorney
    • Moving Companies: Hostage Goods

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  • ePortal September 21, 2007

    • FMC Continues to Fine NVOs Operating Without License
    • Canada: Security Clearance Deadline for Port Workers
    • U.S. Coast Guard to Test TWIC Waters
    • U.S. Customs to Release Details of 10 + 2 Program
    • Mexico Sends 1st Long-Haul Trucks to U.S.
    • Menlo Worldwide Expands Operations in Amsterdam
    • FAA Predicting Air Travel Will Only Get Worse

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  • ePortal September 07, 2007

    • DHS Announces West Coast Maritime Radiation Detection Project
    • Port of L.A. to Lose 3 cargo Lines
    • India: Port Workers Await Call for Talks
    • TACA Carriers Hike Eastbound Rates
    • 'Marine Highways' Concept to Take Load Off Roads Gains Momentum
    • No Checks for Bombs in Certified Air Cargo
    • Report Blasts TSA Air Cargo Security
    • Jet to Launch Cargo Airline
    • ATA Moves to Petition FMCSA on HOS Ruling
    • New Missouri Law Aiding HHG Movers

     

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  • ePortal August 24, 2007

    • Congestion Surcharges Loom in Europe
    • Menlo Worldwide Wins Major DoD 3PL Contract
    • Container Fee Stalls in California
    • IAM Directory Update Supplement
    • Horizon Lines Acquires Aero Logistics
    • Indian Port Workers to Strike September 1st 2007
    • Union Pacific Breaks Ground on $100 Million Rail Yard
    • China Cracks Down on NVO Licenses
    • 2007 Breast Cancer Charity Fun Run: Oct. 13, 2007

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  • ePortal August 10, 2007

    • Record-Breaking Container Volumes Expected Over Next 3 Months
    • REMEMBER: Early Bird Ends August 11th – Booths Are Going FAST!
    • Travelers from US Face EU Crackdown
    • Law Grants Whistleblower Protections to Transportation Workers
    • UAE Modifies Pet Importation Requirements
    • IAM on YouTube.com
    • New Law Outlines Reasons for TWIC Applicant Rejections
    • 2007 Breast Cancer Charity Fun Run: Oct. 13, 2007

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  • ePortal August 03, 2007

    • US Politicians Sign Off on 100% Maritime, Air Cargo Inspection
    • Early Bird Ends August 10th – Booths Are Going FAST!
    • EU Hits at US Plan to Scan Containers
    • Hong Kong Will Test US Box Scanning Scheme
    • British Airways Fined in Price-Fixing Settlement
    • RFID for Air Cargo
    • Panalpina Under Probe on Allegations of Bribery

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  • ePortal July 27, 2007

    • Costly LA-Long Beach Ports Strike Averted
    • Inspect Arriving Cargo when Technology Allows
    • Sen. Collins Won't Support New Port Security Measure
    • Piracy Attacks Rise Sharply
    • USA/Canada Gulf Widening
    • REMINDER !! 2007 IAM Meeting Registration is Open
    • Court Voids Higher Limits on Truckers’ Hours
    • Missouri HHG Mover Bill Signed Into Law
    • Matson Increases Fuel Surcharge

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  • ePortal July 23, 2007

    • United States: Lawmakers Agree to Cargo-Scanning Provisions
    • United States: CBP Will Announce Standards for Container Security
    • Congestion Pricing: NYC's Traffic Fee Plan Wins State OK
    • CHINA: Email Traffic Problems
    • Users Rage Against China's 'Great Firewall'
    • Louisiana: Law Clarifies Tax Exemption for Certain Trucks
    • LA/Long Beach: The Talking Is Over…Now We Wait
    • M-Payments Continue to Change the Face of Int’l Banking

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  • ePortal July 13, 2007

    • Controversial Port Bill Passed by Californian Senate
    • India/US: Decision on CSI Next Week
    • TWIC Enrollment Delayed Until Fall
    • China: Traffic Restrictions Notice - Beijing
    • Japan Airlines: Revision of Int’l Cargo Fuel Surcharge
    • India: Delhi-Mumbai Industrial/Logistics Corridor
    • Future Portal Magazine: Contribute an Article!

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  • ePortal June 29, 2007

    • United States: Proposal Promotes 100% Scanning of Containers
    • Shipper’s Guide: Updates & Additions
    • Europe: Congestion Forces Ports to Turn Back Container Ships
    • Mexico: Baja California Megaport Delays Frustrate Companies
    • World's Most Expensive Cities
    • Saudi Arabia: Importing Animals
    • Air Canada: Animal Transport Rule Changes
    • Great Britain: Guilty as Surcharged
    • Future Portal Magazine: Contribute an Article!

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  • ePortal June 22, 2007

    • China: New Regulations for Exporting Relics from Mainland
    • India: Expats Find Posting Among Toughest
    • United States: DHS Waives WHTI Passport Requirements
    • United States: TRAVEL VISA APPLICATIONS
    • Trade Executives Warn 10+2 to Bring Big Changes
    • APL Adds U.S. East Coast to C. American Service
    • Jumbo Boxship Economics Questioned
    • Missouri: Bill May Modify Rules for HHG Movers
    • Future Portal Magazine: Contribute an Article!
    • Bulgaria: Air Cargo Carriers Blacklisted

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  • ePortal June 15, 2007

    • New Gypsy Moth Warning
    • Trans-Atlantic Fuel Charge Remains Unchanged
    • U.S. to Break Container Throughput Records
    • Transport Congestion Peril to Global Economy
    • U.S. Visa & Entry Procedures: Amendments to Reform Process
    • NIT League Criticizes L.A.-Long Beach Clean Truck Plan
    • NYK Invests In All Cargo Airline
    • Minnesota Added to Truck e-Manifest Filing States

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  • ePortal June 08, 2007

    • Possible Customs Clearance Delays at Shanghai Airport
    • TSA Failing to Close ‘Glaring Loopholes’
    • World Air Cargo Growth is Sluggish
    • RFID Box Tracking Between Shanghai & Savannah
    • LA Port Plan Draws Criticism
    • APHIS/USDA Updates Methyl Bromide Use Guidelines
    • India Lines Raise Rates
    • Advanced Rate Notification: 45th Annual Meeting
    • Missouri HHG Mover Bill Advances to Governor

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  • ePortal June 01, 2007

    • Grand Alliance’s New Service Concept
    • Electronic Manifest Filing Now Mandatory in Michigan and New York
    • US Air Freight Security Regime Sows Confusion
    • TIME TO HIRE SOMEONE? IAM JOB BOARD!
    • Alitalia Launches Milan-Miami Freighter
    • Air Canada Renews World Airways Freighter Deal
    • IAM Membership Directory: Need Another Copy?
    • Canada: Gaps Still Exist in Aviation Security

     

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  • ePortal May 22, 2007

    • USA: Electronic Manifest Mandate Expanding
    • Australia: Update on Sanctions Against Iran
    • APL Launches Ground-Breaking Suez Service
    • Germany: Hamburg Süd Consolidates SoCal Terminal Operations
    • Maersk Line to Launch 11th Asia-Europe String
    • IAM Membership Directory: Need Another Copy?
    • USA: Cyberhacking from China Poses an Increased Threat

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  • ePortal May 21, 2007

    • Foreign Air Cargo Still Enters U.S. Unchecked
    • Koreans Press for Open Skies Deal in Asia
    • Afghanistan Truck Strike Expected to End
    • Coverage from the U.S. East Coast to South America
    • Pakistan Opens New Container Security Project for US Exports
    • Europe’s Maritime Policy to Bring Jobs and Fight Climate Change
    • UAE: Committee to Streamline Customs Services Formed

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  • ePortal May 08, 2007

    • Foreign Air Cargo Still Enters U.S. Unchecked
    • Koreans Press for Open Skies Deal in Asia
    • Afghanistan Truck Strike Expected to End
    • Coverage from the U.S. East Coast to South America
    • Pakistan Opens New Container Security Project for US Exports
    • Europe’s Maritime Policy to Bring Jobs and Fight Climate Change
    • UAE: Committee to Streamline Customs Services Formed

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  • ePortal May 02, 2007

    • 07/08 IAM Membership Directory
    • U.S./European Union Sign Air Agreement
    • Australia: Air Cargo Security
    • EU Signs Aviation Agreement with Malaysia
    • UK: DP World Warns of Container ‘Tsunami’
    • Japan & U.S. Test Anti-Terror Box Tracking
    • U.S. Ranks 2nd in Container Traffic
    • TWIC: Program Details and Briefing
    • Panama Approves Panama Canal Toll Increase
    • United States: Electronic Manifests Required
    • U.S. Donates Radiation Detection Equipment to Mexico

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  • ePortal April 19, 2007

    • CBP Begins Testing of Secure Freight Initiative
    • UPS & Shanghai Announce First-Ever U.S. Air Hub in China
    • CHINA: Guangzhou Added to Daily NWA Cargo Service
    • TSA Indicates Port ID System May Not Be Ready by July
    • Next Generation Radiation Detection Equipment Almost Ready
    • Maersk Arrives in Savannah
    • No Change for TACA BAF
    • MARAD Launches Website for Marine Hwy Initiative

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  • ePortal April 10, 2007

    • FIATA and IATA Create Airfreight Security Task Force
    • CBP: Tips for New Importers/Exporters
    • New C-TPAT Benefits Designed to Reduce Demurrage Charges
    • Trailer Bridge Plans to Expand Tug-Barge to Dominican Rep.
    • U.S. & South Korea Conclude Trade Pact
    • Panel Asks Congress to Study Carrier Antitrust Immunity
    • Horizon Lines’ Launches New 2,824 TEU Containership

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  • ePortal April 02, 2007

    • CBP to Assess Fines for Violation of WPM Regulations
    • Germany’s Rhine River Reopens for Traffic
    • Israel to Join C-TPAT
    • Hamburg Süd: Trident Service now with Weekly Sailings
    • Enrollment in TWIC Running into Delays
    • Thailand: Port up to US Container Standards
    • Hawaii Opposes California Container Tax
    • Cincinnati Airport now Screening All Cargo

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  • ePortal March 26, 2007

    • Marine Digest Magazine: A Great New Membership Benefit
    • EU Supports Open Skies Agreement with U.S.
    • Holiday Announcement: Israeli Customs Closed during Passover
    • Deutsche Bank Unit to Buy U.S. Seaport Terminal
    • Transportation Security Administration - TWIC Fees
    • TACA Leaves Fuel Charge Unchanged
    • Ocean Freight Costs May Cool as Congestion Eases
    • Horizon Chairman to Address 4th Annual Short-Sea Shipping Conference

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  • ePortal March 19, 2007

    • REGULATORY ALERT: TSA Air Cargo Security Program -
          Your Responsibilities & Liabilities as a HHG Forwarder/Mover
    • U.S. and Canada Sign Historic Open Skies Agreement
    • Europe View: Zero Hour for Open Skies Agreement
    • Canadian Airports have Initiated a Dual Biometric ID Card System
    • Seaports Prepare for Rollout of TWIC
    • Customs Extends C-TPAT Upgrade Deadline for Brokers
    • U.S. and Vietnam Sign New Bilateral Maritime Agreement
    • 9/11 Bill Passes with Modified Cargo Scan Provision
    • Hanjin Sets Greece-Israel Express

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  • ePortal March 12, 2007

    • Democrats Cross Party Line to Defeat Scan-All
    • EU, US Edge Closer to 'Open Skies' Deal
    • Rivals Unite Against Open-Skies
    • U.S. Air Cargo Climbs
    • California's Future May Be Paved With Fees
    • Union Pacific Sheds Light on Mexican Port Involvement
    • North Carolina State Ports Authority Joins C-TPAT
    • Panama Canal Tonnage and Waiting Time Rise
    • Safe Driving Brochure for Teenagers

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  • ePortal March 02, 2007

    • FINAL CALL: YOUR AD IN THE 07/08 IAM DIRECTORY
    • Maersk Launching Two Asia-Black Sea Services
    • APL Exec Highlights Capacity & Service Challenges for Shippers
    • TWIC Ready to Roll
    • PierPass Program Benefits Truckers and Terminals
    • DOT Announces Mexican Trucker Pilot Program
    • HHG Movers, Bad Trucking Companies Focus of Colorado Bills

     

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  • ePortal February 23, 2007

    • ASM (UK) Boss Warns of Looming British Customs Disaster
    • “10+2” Security Filing Should Lead to Early Customs Entry (US)
    • TACA Announces Rate Hikes
    • Matson Increases Fuel Surcharge
    • Strikes Disrupt Gioia Touro (Italy)
    • Port of Vancouver Hampered by Strike
    • Rotterdam Port Bars Empty Containers
    • Notice on Micro-Chipping Animals Entering the E.U.

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  • ePortal February 16, 2007

    • Update: Evergreen HHG Shipment to India Ban
    • FMCSA Proposes Household Goods Broker Regulations
    • C-TPAT program to revalidate 1,200 companies in 2007
    • CBO Estimates Container Scanning Would Cost $160 Million
    • Box Port Planned on Panama’s Pacific Coast
    • Canada Urged to Toughen Air Cargo Screening
    • Down to Earth: Regional Airfreighters

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  • ePortal February 09, 2007

    • Panama Canal to Raise Tolls $23 per TEU by 2009
    • S. Korea plans strategic port tie-ups with China, Japan
    • Maersk Restructures Inland Services
    • Japan’s Advanced Manifest Rule About to go Live
    • UniGroup Purchases Asian Subsidiary
    • Canadian Truckers Protest New U.S. Boarder Fees
    • India’s Concor Suspends Nepal Train Service
    • Senate Panel Proposes All-Scan for Belly Air Cargo
    • EU and U.S. Launch New Open Skies Negotiations

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  • ePortal February 02, 2007

    • Evergreen Lines Bans HHG Shipments to India
    • Japan to Amend Wood Packing Materials Regulations
    • Final Rule for Port Worker ID Card is Published
    • MarAd Launches Transportation Freight Financing Program Website
    • Canada to Enact Similar Border Measures to U.S. “ACE” Program
    • Crowley Adds New Container Ship to
      ...U.S.V.I./Eastern Caribbean Service
    • Safmarine Upgrades Services Between
      ...Far East, South America and South Africa
    • Union Pacific and Norfolk Southern Expand Intermodal Service
    • Long Beach Breaks Cargo Record for 5th Straight Year

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  • ePortal January 19, 2007

    • Bill Introduced to Require Container Scanning and E-seals
    • EU Seeks Open Skies Deal with Canada
    • Maersk Line Launches Asia-Europe Network
    • Maersk Line Raises Asia-South Africa Rates
    • New Truckers' Hours Go Into Effect in Canada
    • U.S. Border Remains Closed to Mexican Trucks
    • United States Releases New Tariff Codes

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  • ePortal January 12, 2007

    • Democrats Call for 100-Percent Inspection of Import Containers
    • Security Bill Would Order All Air Cargo Screened
    • Contribute to Upcoming Portal Magazine Issues
    • United Airlines Gets Washington, D.C. Beijing Route
    • India’s Largest Container Terminal Open
    • India Opens Doors to Foreign Carriers
    • United Van Lines 2006 Migration Study
    • CBP Issues New C-TPAT Standards for Brokers
    • Japan Plans to Simplify Customs Clearance
    • Brief Security Scare at Port of Miami

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  • ePortal January 05, 2007

    • FMCSA Issues Intermodal Equipment Safety Rule
    • DHS/CBP - Proposal for Advance Trade Data Elements
    • Far East-Red Sea Service Launched by Evergreen / Cosco
    • Vancouver Deltaport to Expand Capacity
    • Jin Jiang to Cooperate with No. 1 Logistics Giant
    • Iranian Carrier Abandons U.S. Dollar for Euro
    • TSA: TWIC Rulemaking – Completion of Review
    • Japan’s Nippon Express Gets C-TPAT

     

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  • ePortal December 22, 2006

    • Season Greetings from IAM
    • U.S. Targets Mid-February Implementation of 2007 Tariff Changes
    • Port Labor Dispute Continues in Greece
    • U.S. to Demand Much More Container Data
    • Homeland Security Drops Plans for Tracking Foreign Visitors
    • Smart Card Alliance Questions Use of Long-range RFID in ID
    • Transatlantic ''Open Skies'' Air Transport Deal Nixed
    • U.S., Panama Reach Trade Pact

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  • ePortal December 15, 2006

    • U.S. Partners for Sea Freight Security
    • U.S. Economic Sanctions Regarding Sudan

    • Pak-India Shipping Service
    • Melting Ice Heats Up Canada-U.S. Arctic Dispute
    • United and Continental Airlines in Merger Talks

    • Company Plans U.S. High Speed Ferry Service
    • DHS Modifies Position on Radio Frequency ID

    • HGFAA Job Board: Find Industry Professionals - 50% OFF!

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  • ePortal December 08, 2006

    • NOTICE! Possible Membership Cancellation
    • Six Foreign Ports to Scan Cargo for Nuclear Devices

    • Port of Baltimore signs agreement with Suez Canal Authority
    • Big Players Will dominate Port Industry: DP World
    • Koreans Push for End to Jones Act

    • TWIC: Error Rates Could Stall Transportation ID Program
    • SPAM Surge Coming From Russia
    • CRITICAL ISSUE: US Customs - Intensive HHG Inspections
    • Traveling with Pets: Consider the Quarantine Time
    • HGFAA Job Board: Find Industry Professionals - 50% OFF!

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  • ePortal December 01, 2006

    • Shipbuilders Sue to Bar Upgrades In China
    • Safmarine Upgrades Shipping Services to/From South Africa

    • Bill Introduced to Limit Issuance of TWIC Cards
    • Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative (“WHTI”) -
      Deadlines Extended by Congress
    • Last Announcement: S.F. Annual Meeting -

      Presentations & Photos

    • DHS Presses Forward on Container Security Device
    • BNSF, CSX Plan Intermodal Corridor Between
      West Coast, Southeast
    • CRITICAL ISSUE: US Customs - Intensive HHG Inspections
    • LA / Long Beach Closes 2006 Peak Season
      with No Congestion
    • HGFAA Job Board: Find Industry Professionals - 50% OFF!

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  • ePortal November 17, 2006

    • Possible Impact of New Air Cargo Security Rules
    • Bangalore the Silicon Valley of India is now Bengaluru
    • New Shipping Service Connects India & US East Coast
    • FedEx to Acquire Indian Express Firm
    • San Francisco Annual Meeting Presentations & Photos
    • U.S. Ports Escape Peak Congestion
    • Maersk Increases Rate on Transatlantic Trade

    • UK Air Cargo Security Flaws
    • CRITICAL ISSUE: US Customs - Intensive HHG Inspections
    • Sales Tax Imposed In Puerto Rico
    • HGFAA Job Board: Find Industry Professionals - 50% OFF!

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  • ePortal November 03, 2006

    • TSA Delays Air Cargo Security Check Rule
    • GAO Says: TWIC Program Needs More Testing
    • New Jersey Port to Test Improved Radiation Detectors
    • Maersk Line Upgrades U.S.-Central American Service
    • San Francisco Annual Meeting Presentations
    • Major Changes Announced For Business Travelers
    • Most Countries Meet e-Passport Deadline

    • Schenker Testing RFID to Secure Cargo Shipments
    • CRITICAL ISSUE: US Customs - Intensive HHG Inspections
    • CBP Trade Symposium Scheduled for mid-December
    • HGFAA Job Board: Find Industry Professionals - 50% OFF!

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  • ePortal October 26, 2006

    • U.S. Border Security Costs Canadians Business & Time
    • Panamanians Vote Yes for Canal Expansion
    • Truck e-Manifests Soared 30 Percent in September
    • San Francisco Annual Meeting Presentations
    • Canadian West Coast Infrastructure Plan Confirmed
    • U.S. Container Ports Continue to Set New Volume Records

    • GAO Cites TWIC Problems
    • CRITICAL ISSUE: US Customs - Intensive HHG Inspections
    • CBP Trade Symposium Scheduled for mid-December
    • HGFAA Job Board: Find Industry Professionals - 50% OFF!

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  • ePortal October 20, 2006

    • U.S. President Signs SAFE Port Act
    • Thanks for Coming to San Francisco!
    • Customs Boosts Fines for Agriculture Import Violations
    • FMC Orders Investigation of Unlicensed
      NVOCCs in New York

    • Sea Containers Files for Chapter 11
    • CRITICAL ISSUE: US Customs - Intensive HHG Inspections
    • Homeland Security Seeks Deals on Cargo Scanning
    • Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings and DHL
      to Form Strategic Partnership
    • US Economic Sanctions Against Sudan
    • HGFAA Job Board: Find Industry Professionals - 50% OFF!

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  • ePortal September 22, 2006

    • DOT Fraud Alert!
    • Pick for STB Chairman has Intermodal Policy Experience
    • Passive RFID Portals Added to DoD Distribution Centers
    • 44th Annual Meeting: Attendee List Now Available!
    • NMSAC Recommending that TWIC Be Slowed Down
    • Airline Industry: Stormy Skies Clearing
    • FedEx, Postal Service Extend Air Contract Through 2013
    • DHS to Add Biometric Data to Visitor Tracking Program
    • Three Flag States Added to USCG Black List
    • North American Security Forum:
      $500 off for IAM Members

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  • ePortal September 15, 2006

    • TSA Revokes Air Cargo Security Program Approval

    • California Senate Approves Container Fee Bill
    • Houston Box Fee to Apply to Cargo Remaining on Board

    • Logistics Industry Faces Obstacles Growth
    • 44th Annual Meeting: Rooms Are Sold Out
    • 44th Annual Meeting: Updated Attendee List Available
    • U.S. Bank Hires Schneider Freight Payment Veteran
    • Blackberry Addiction “Similar to Drugs”
    • U.S. Gov’t Backs Container Security Project

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  • ePortal September 01, 2006

    • California Senate Approves Container Fee Bill
    • Houston Box Fee to Apply to Cargo Remaining on Board

    • Logistics Industry Faces Obstacles Growth
    • 44th Annual Meeting: Rooms Are Sold Out
    • 44th Annual Meeting: Updated Attendee List Available
    • U.S. Bank Hires Schneider Freight Payment Veteran
    • Blackberry Addiction “Similar to Drugs”
    • U.S. Gov’t Backs Container Security Project
    • TSA Revokes Air Cargo Security Program Approval

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  • ePortal August 25, 2006

    • Known Shipper Rules Are Changing
    • Active & Associate Member Elections
    • ATA Says Domestic Carrier Operations Running Smoothly
    • Attendee List Cut-Off: Friday, September 8th
    • 44th Annual Meeting: Updated Attendee List Available!
    • TWIC Effectiveness May Be Compromised
    • NOTICE: 2 Members Omitted from 2006-07 Directory
    • Visa Cap Reached for Workers With Advanced Degrees
    • Dubai Ports Seeking U.S. Bid
    • Free Download: UK Import-Export Guide
    • Malacca Straits Gets War Risk Rating
    • North American Security Forum:
      $500 off for IAM Members

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  • ePortal August 11, 2006

    • IATA Dangerous Goods - Regulation Update for 2007
    • IBM Releases Free RFID Tools

    • Reminder ! - Associate Member Nominations
      are due by August 18th.
    • Almost One in Three Zurich Residents Is Foreign
    • 44th Annual Meeting: Early Bird Special Ends - TODAY !!!
    • Security Not as Costly as Feared After 9/11
    • Imports Rise 11% at Port of LA-Long Beach
    • DHL, Lufthansa form Partnership
      to Bolster Air Cargo Security
    • Guam to Get Air Cargo Exemption
    • North American Security Forum:
      $500 off for IAM Members

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  • ePortal August 04, 2006

    • DOT Fraud Alert!
    • Pick for STB Chairman has Intermodal Policy Experience
    • Passive RFID Portals Added to DoD Distribution Centers
    • 44th Annual Meeting: Attendee List Now Available!
    • NMSAC Recommending that TWIC Be Slowed Down
    • Airline Industry: Stormy Skies Clearing
    • FedEx, Postal Service Extend Air Contract Through 2013
    • DHS to Add Biometric Data to Visitor Tracking Program
    • Three Flag States Added to USCG Black List
    • North American Security Forum:
      $500 off for IAM Members

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  • ePortal July 28, 2006

    • More Nations Should Get Visa Waivers
    • Putin Signs Laws Improving Russian Immigration
    • 44th Annual Meeting: Register Today!
    • Union Pacific to Spend $90M on Terminal
    • Union Pacific Sees Peak Season ‘Challenge’
    • Air Trade Meetings May Lose Antitrust Immunity
    • ILA Adjusts Container Scanner Procedures
    • Shippers to Pay More to Cover Port Security Spending
    • 44th Annual Meeting Exhibit Booths are Going Fast!

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  • ePortal July 21, 2006

    • UPS, FedEx Subpoenaed in Air-Cargo Probe 
    • 44th Annual Meeting: Registration Now Available!
    • Corrections: 2006/07 IAM
      Printed Membership Directory
    • Russia WTO Accession Talks Implode
    • GE Supports Setting Worldwide
      Container Security Standards

    • 3rd Annual Charity 5K Run/Walk
    • The World's Top 50 Cargo Airports
    • Georgia Cargo Terminals Becoming RFID Enabled

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  • ePortal July 14, 2006

    • Port of L.A. Seeking On-Site Cargo-Inspection Facility 
    • 44th Annual Meeting: Registration Now Available!
    • DHS Allots $168 Million for Port Security
    • U.K. Government Committee to Investigate Ports
    • WTO Sides with US in EU Complaint
    • DOT May Revoke Exemption on Some International Flights
    • Panel Urges Delaying Tougher Rules for Hemisphere Travel
    • Ryder Creates ‘Smart Truck’ Project With Tech Firms
    • India Train Bombing: A IAM Member Reports

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  • ePortal June 30, 2006

    • 44th Annual Meeting: Registration Now Available!
    • 3rd Annual Charity 5K Run/Walk 
    • Logistics Costs Hit All-Time High in 2005
    • U.S. Bank to Acquire Schneider’s Payment Unit
    • California Port Closed after Possible Terrorist Threat
    • Matson Expands Service to Micronesia & Marshall Islands
    • Peak Season to be Congestion Free at Ports
    • FedEx Launches Trade Initiative With France
    • U.S. Transportation Secretary Mineta to Depart in July

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  • ePortal June 23, 2006

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  • ePortal June 16, 2006

    • U.S. Customs to Study Truck E-Filing
    • RFID: FDA Gives OK 
    • 44th Annual Meeting – Not Yet, But Soon
    • New Name for Port of Baltimore
    • FedEx Sets New Inventory Logistics Service
    • Panelists Question Future of Cargo-Scanning Tool
    • House Approves DHS Spending Bill
    • Sirva: '05 Loss Larger Than Reported
    • World Cup Germany: It Continues!

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  • ePortal June 09, 2006

    • RFID: Boeing & FedEx Testing Tags on Aircraft

    • Export Licensing FAQ's

    • Apply: Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship
    • Useful Web Page: VAT Tax Refund
    • Containers: Box Owners Sued After Katrina
    • Intermodal: KC Southern Plans Mexico-Southeast Service
    • Con-way Closes Domestic Air Forwarding Operation
    • Germany: World Cup ‘06

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  • ePortal June 02, 2006

    • Guidance: Syrian Sanctions and HHG Shipments

    • Global Trade Boosts Warehousing Market

    • FedEx to Acquire Watkins Motor
    • DHL to Spend $250 Million to Expand in Russia

    • U.S. Signs Trade Pact with Vietnam
    • U.S. Senate Passes Sweeping Immigration Reform
    • Asia: New Air Cargo Services from China to U.S.
    • Chinese Boxes Piling Up in the U.S.

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  • ePortal May 26, 2006

    • Antivirus Software:  Flaw Found in Symantec

    • Turkey: Fire at Istanbul Airport
    • EU: Shifts Intermodal Policy
    • DHS: Publishes Port / TWIC  Security Proposal

    • Horizon Lines Files for Sale of  Secondary Shares
    • USCIS: FY 2007 H-1B VISA Usage Figures
    • Bulgaria:  Working Conditions After EU Entry
    • Philippines: US to Set Up New Security Pact

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  • ePortal May 19, 2006

    • Intermodal Pace Quickens in Early 2006

    • ‘Virtual Terminals’: Could Help Track Containers
    • Port Operations: No Congestion
    • Container Security: GE Bets on Success
      of  Security Devices
    • Bush Nominates New FMCSA Administrator

    • IAM Job Board: Find Industry Professionals
    • Air Cargo Security: TSA Issues New Regulations

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  • ePortal May 12, 2006

    • Russia: Customs to Be Its Own Agency
    • IAM Job Board: Find Industry Professionals
    • TSA: Releases ‘TWIC’ Card Details
    • Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship Fund Announcement

    • Port Security:  U.S. House OKs Bill
    • Port Security:  Caribbean to go Hi-Tech
    • Australia: Boosting Air Cargo Security

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  • ePortal April 14, 2006

    • RFID: When It Goes Bad
    • TWIC: Debut at Year’s End, Official Says
    • China: Gradually Opens Air Cargo Market
    • Hong Kong: Air Cargo Throughput Up 8.2% Over Last Year
    • Shipment Security: In HONG KONG with IAM
    • DHL: Struggling to Make Profit in U.S.
    • FedEx: Sets 5.95% Rate Increase
    • United States: Experts Urge Increased Screening Efforts
    • United States: Ports Seek More Federal Dollars

     

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  • ePortal April 07, 2006

    • TWIC: First Step to Develop Credentials
    • Membership Directory: Place Your Ad
    • Mexico: Airline Suspended
    • India: Airports Agreement Signed
    • Shipment Security: In HONG KONG with IAM
    • United Kingdom: Airport Scanners Installed at Rail Stations
    • IAM Job Board: Look, Learn and Find
    • DHS Moves to Deploy Transportation ID Cards

     

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  • ePortal March 31, 2006

    • European Union: Only Debarking Requirements are Delayed
    • U.S. Customs: Inspections Are Found Lacking
    • Port Security: Shippers Fear Measures Would Disrupt Commerce
    • GAO Report: Ports Need Radiation Monitors Installed Pronto
    • Shipment Security: In HONG KONG with IAM
    • Africa: Forgotten Continent ... or the Land of Opportunity?
    • SoCal: Port Infrastructure Seen Adequate for Another Record Year
    • France: Bracing for Job Law Ruling

     

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  • ePortal March 24, 2006

    • California Law Limits Container Demurrage Charges
    • Europe: 92 Airlines Banned from EU Airports
    • Shipment Security: In HONG KONG with IAM
    • U.S. Customs May Seek Private Sector Help
    • U.S. Firms Recruit More Foreign Workers
    • Germany: Arbitration Effort Fail
    • India: Dell to Double Workforce
    • Feds Ground Air Cargo Company for Security Violations
    • Brazil: Will be Assisted by U.S. DHS
    • Security: Group Backs Trio of Port Security Bills

     

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  • ePortal March 17, 2006

    • VA Ports Signs Long-Term Contract with MSC
    • Shipment Security: In HONG KONG with IAM
    • Paul Arpin Van Lines Announces Name Change
    • European Union: Tax Law Upheaval Could Impact Art Sales
    • Venezuela: U.S. May Ban Flights
    • US Customs: Intensive HHG Inspections - CRITICAL ISSUE !
    • Port Trouble: Terrorists Are Not The Only Problem
    • China: Matson Begins L.B. to China Service
    • China: Cargo Airlines Adds D/FW Flights

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  • ePortal March 03, 2006

    • China: New Regulations for WPM Importation
    • Shipment Security: In HONG KONG with IAM
    • Cendant Mobility Changes Name - CARTUS
    • Venezuela: Flight Ban is Postponed
    • Venezuela: Road Reopens, Linking Capital and Airport
    • UPS Renames Overnite LTL Unit as UPS Freight
    • Germany: Unions Warning of Strikes
    • March/April Edition of The Portal Magazine – Outsourcing

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  • ePortal February 24, 2006

    • Security: UAE Connection to U.S. Ports’ Management Criticized
    • Shipment Security: In HONG KONG with IAM
    • March/April Edition of The Portal Magazine – "Outsourcing"
    • US Customs: Intensive HHG Inspections
    • Russian: Migration Service to Relax Registration Rules for Foreigners
    • United States: Quota of H-1B Visas for Foreign Workers Filled
    • Greece: Seamen Extend Port Strike

     

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  • ePortal February 17, 2006

    • Fraud Alert: Counterfeit DOT Letter
    • Shipment Security: In HONG KONG with IAM
    • Latin America: Countries to Lobby Against U.S. Immigration Law
    • South Africa: Transport Chaos May Hit Johannesburg
    • America's Most Wanted: The Bug Stops Here!
    • Shipment Tracking: Hazmat Firm Develops Long-Lasting Sensors
    • Germany: Public Sector Strikes
    • Acquisition: Schneider Purchases California Freight Forwarder
    • Big Plans for the "Port" of Dallas

     

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  • ePortal February 10, 2006

    • Europe: Delays Debarking Requirement until Dec. 2008
    • Cargo Security: In HONG KONG with IAM
    • More Updates: Customs Information – The Shipper’s Guide
    • Belarus: Endorses New Rules for Foreign Visitors
    • United Airlines Exits Bankruptcy
    • More Freight Moves on U.S. Transportation
    • World Air's Pilots End Strike
    • FHWA Continues Freight ‘Webinars’

     

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  • ePortal February 06, 2006

    • Follow-up: EU of Wood Packing Regulations
    • Cargo Security: In HONG KONG with IAM
    • Crude Oil Drops on Inventory Gains
    • USA: Migration - Texas Tops the Charts
    • INDIA: Strike Disrupts Airports
    • Siemens and GE to Cooperate On Port Security
    • UPS to Add Overseas Letter Delivery
    • Officials Expect FMCSA to Issue New Regs in 2006

     

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  • ePortal January 27, 2006

    • Europe: Wood Packing Rules Delayed
    • Cargo Security: In HONG KONG with IAM
    • New Container Volume Record for Port of Los Angeles in 2005
    • PierPass: No Good for Port of New York
    • USA: New Border Screening Initiatives
    • Ship of the Year is Pasha's - MV Jean Anne
    • Germany: Rail Strike Feared During World Cup
    • New Security Technology Tested at Intermodal Facilities

     

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  • ePortal January 20, 2006

    • Cargo Security: In HONG KONG with IAM
    • Canada: Moving Toward Approving Speed Limiters
    • Venezuela: Chaotic Situation due to Road Closure
    • PierPass Sets 'TruckTag' Security Program
    • Europe: Protest Against Port Plan Turns Violent
    • Australia: Toll Holdings Ltd Considers Options after Blocked Bid
    • US: Border-Crossers to get PASS on Passports
    • Savi Networks Extends Global Real-Time Visibility

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  • ePortal January 13, 2006

    • Hong Kong: IAM Meeting on Industry Security
    • DHS to Propose Putting RFID Seals on Containers
    • More Updated: Customs Information – The Shipper’s Guide
    • Brazil: Increases Ethanol Use
    • Europe: Dock Strike to Liberalization of Cargo Handling
    • Savi to Track Containers for MTC

     

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  • ePortal January 06, 2006

    • IAM Hong Kong Meeting – Critical Security
    • Venezuela: Damaged Bridge Closes Crucial Highway
    • Updated Customs Information – The Shipper’s Guide
    • Portugal: CSI adds Lisbon as 42nd Port
    • IMPORTANT - IAM Bank Wire Information Change
    • China: Economy Larger Than First Thought
    • Yellow Roadway Changes Name to YRC Worldwide
    • US and Mexico Sign Aviation Agreement

     

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  • ePortal December 23, 2005

    • IAM Hong Kong Meeting – Critical Security
    • IMPORTANT - IAM Bank Wire Information Change
    • European Union May Abolish Liner Shipping Conferences
    • Households, Businesses Endure Albanian Electricity Crisis
    • American Red Ball 2006 Annual Convention
    • CHINA: 3rd in Destination for Corporate Relocations
    • Be Part of the AFWSF Cook Book
    • Florida Port Sees 10% Tonnage Increase
    • Arpin Int’l Acquires UK Firm
    • CMA CGM leaves TSA
    • IS THAT YOU? More Pictures from the 43rd Annual Meeting
    • Happy Holidays & A Happy New Year

     

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  • ePortal December 16, 2005

    • IAM Makes New AMMB Committee Appointments
    • Tens of Thousands Mistakenly Put on Terrorist Watch Lists
    • European Union Lowering Drivers’ Work-Hour Limits
    • Feds Asks Not to Require Truck Driver Passports at Borders
    • Be Part of the AFWSF Cook Book
    • Toll Roads Planed to Avoid Gridlock in Nation’s Capital
    • Bekins Announces the Sale of HomeDirectUSA
    • LA Times Editorial: The Air Cargo Security Gap
    • U.S. Fatal Truck Accident Rate Falls to All-Time Low
    • IS THAT YOU? More Pictures from the 43rd Annual Meeting
    • United Van Lines Transports Pricey Motorcycle

     

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  • ePortal December 09, 2005

    • U.S., Canada Reach ‘Open-Skies’ Aviation Agreement
    • U.S. Military Approves WoodFree Liftvan
    • Be Part of the AFWSF Cook Book
    • Moving In On Genghis Khan’s Turf
    • Senate Bill Calls for Screening of Containers at Foreign Ports
    • EuroAmerica/Deliver USA Name Change
    • U.S., Europe Clear Deutsche Post Purchase of Exel
    • Albert Moving and Storage Receives CBI Award
    • Port of Virginia Expansion
    • Holiday Party Planning in the Diverse Workplace

     

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  • ePortal December 02, 2005

    • Container Security Legislation Introduced in U.S. Senate
    • Tranzaniz Sets New Rules For Licensing Container Depots
    • State Department Begins Switch to RFID Passports
    • FMC Reviews Goals
    • 43rd Annual Meeting Presentations Are Posted
    • Port Delays Show Modest Increase
    • Air Cargo Still Vulnerable to Terrorist Attack
    • Buenos Aires & Sri Lankan Port Join CSI

     

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  • ePortal November 18, 2005

    • Brinks Co.- To Sell BAX Global for $1.1 Billion
    • Indian Port Mandates Box Seals
    • 43rd Annual Meeting Presentations Are Posted
    • U.S. Trade Deficit Grew to Record $66.1 Bln. in September
    • TSA: Shipping costs to rise 7% in '06
    • RFID Visitor Visa Pilot Program
    • Port of New York/New Jersey to Test Container Tracking System

     

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  • ePortal November 04, 2005

    • 43rd Annual Meeting Presentations Have Been Posted
    • Registered Traveler Program to Expand
    • Maritime Industry Next Up to Catch RFID Wave
    • Iron Mountain Inc. to buy Pickfords Record Management
    • No EU Port Congestions This Peak Season
    • United Van Lines name to Inbound Logistics' Top 100 Motor Carrier List
    • US Caps Extra H1-B Visas at 30K a Year

     

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  • ePortal October 14, 2005

    • MIT Invites Participants in Freight Transport Capacity Survey
    • The PORTAL Magazine Archive - Sept./Oct. Issue Posted
    • Chuck Raymond Named "Kings Pointer" Of The Year
    • Lawsuit Challenges Wood Packing Rules
    • American Airlines' Cargo Unit Raising Fuel Surcharge
    • Hurricane Katrina Batters Transport Industry
    • Donation & Volunteer Information to Assist Hurricane Katrina Victims

     

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  • ePortal October 08, 2005

    • FMC Authorizes Associations to Negotiate Confidential Rates with NVOCC's
    • UPDATE: PierPass Volume Growing
    • FedEx Sets '06 Rate Increases for Express Shipments
    • SIRVA Announces Agreement to Sell its TransGuard Insurance Group
    • USCIS Releases Numbers on Remaining H-1B Master Program Visas
    • ATA Seeking Hours-of-Service Implementation Delay

     

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  • ePortal September 23, 2005

    • FMC Proposes NSA Amendment: NVOCC to NVOCC Service Arrangements
    • Enforcement ISPM 15 / Wood Packaging Materials (WPM) Regulations
    • Exel Board Approves Acquisition by Deutsche Post
    • Port of Houston Ceases Operation In Preparation For Rita

     

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  • ePortal September 19, 2005

    • Enforcement ISPM 15 / Wood Packaging Materials (WPM) Regulations

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  • ePortal September 16, 2005

    • Code of Ethics Proposed for Adoption by IAM Members
    • ISPM 15 Regulations – Continued Awareness and Understanding is Critical
    • 43rd Annual Meeting Hotel Room Reservations
    • OPEN HOUSE ! – Come Visit Us
    • TSA Ocean Carriers Announce Higher Container Inland Fuel Surcharges
    • AP Moeller + 6 Other Cargo Lines to Raise Ship Fuel Levy to US

     

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  • ePortal September 12, 2005

    • AAPA Creates 'Hurricane Port Updates' Site With Latest Information
    • Trucking Industry Affected by Hurricane Katrina
    • Hurricane Damage Necessitates Ship-Cargo Diversions
    • OPEN HOUSE ! – Come Visit Us
    • Dominican Republic Ratifies CAFTA
    • Hanjin Extends Central American Service

     

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  • ePortal September 02, 2005

    • The PORTAL Magazine Archive - July/Aug. Issue Posted
    • TACA Extends Suspension of LA Congestion Fee
    • Intermodal Containers Set All-Time Weekly Record
    • I C E – “In Case of Emergency”
    • American Airlines' Cargo Unit Raising Fuel Surcharge
    • Hurricane Katrina Batters Transport Industry
    • Donation & Volunteer Information to Assist Hurricane Katrina Victims

     

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  • ePortal August 30, 2005

    • ePORTAL – SIGN UP HERE !
    • 43rd Annual Meeting - Over 1,200 Have Registered - HAVE YOU?
    • ECOWAS to Facilitate Movment of Goods in Region
    • TUI buys CP Ships for $2.1 billion
    • H-1B Visa Applications for Next Fiscal Year Reach Limit
    • Northwest Airline Mechanics Remain on Strike
    • China Invests in Ports Expansion

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  • ePortal August 19, 2005

    • 43rd Annual Meeting - HAVE YOU REGISTERED?
    • NOTICE TO INDUSTRY: Transport of Vehicle with Internal Combustion Engine
    • Seven Countries Fail Safeguard Issues
    • Less Than One Month Until ISPM 15 Enforcement
    • Which is the Real Supply Chain Security Program?
    • ePORTAL – SIGN UP HERE !
    • Federal Cargo Inspection System Found Wanting

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  • ePortal August 12, 2005

    • 43rd Annual Meeting Registration EARLY BIRD ends on Aug. 15
    • Lloyds' Classifies Major Seaway as Warzone
    • IAM Directory Updates
    • One Month Until ISPM 15 Enforcement
    • Vancouver Port Strike Ends With 90-Day Agreement
    • ePORTAL – SIGN UP HERE !
    • LA-Long Beach Port Deploys Container Radiation Scanner
    • NHTSA Rule Requires Checks Before States Issue CDL's

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  • ePortal August 01, 2005

    • 43rd Annual Meeting Registration Is Available
    • DHS to Require More Cargo Information
    • Red Tape at Canada Border
    • The PORTAL Magazine Archive
    • Run/Walk at 2nd Annual JHS Charity 5K
    • Congress Set to Approve Daylight-Saving Time Extension
    • IMCC Antitrust Modernization Commission Comments
    • ATA Sees Opportunities for Trucking in Trade Agreement

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  • ePortal July 15, 2005

    • 43rd Annual Meeting Registration Is Available
    • Run/Walk at 2nd Annual JHS Charity 5K
    • Southern California Port Drivers May Stage 1-Day Strike
    • Visa Waiver Program Still is Place – With Modifications
    • Sirva to Sell Logistics Unit
    • TSA Suspends 30-Minute Rule for Reagan National Airport
    • Antwerp Opens Mega-Hub

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  • ePortal July 08, 2005

    • U.S. Reportedly Preparing Racketeering Suit Against Ports' Union
    • New Federal Standards for State Issuance of Driver’s Licenses
    • Fleets Pressured to Raise Pay, Boost Safety to Keep Drivers
    • Annual Meeting Information – Keep an Eye Out !
    • SoCal Container Cargo Program Deadline Nears
    • U.S., Canada and Mexico to Tighten Border Security
    • Use of AES for HHG Shipment is Advisable

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  • ePortal June 29, 2005

    • Record Logistics Spending
    • Wood Packing Materials (ISPM 15) Regulations
    • Panama Canal Traffic Keeps on Growing
    • Annual Meeting Information – Keep an Eye Out !
    • Updates to IAM Shipper’s Guide
    • Shenzhen Port in China Joins CSI
    • Tampa Port Reluctant to Impose Security Fees

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  • ePortal June 24, 2005

    • LA Ports Won’t See 2004 Peak Repeated
    • IAM Participates in German Movers Conference
    • DHS Requires Machine Readable Passports
    • Annual Meeting Information – Keep an Eye Out !
    • Box Tracking Adoption Slow
    • Waiting for the Next Portal Magazine ?
    • Demand to Outpace Peak Capacity
    • Place Ads in the ePORTAL or the IAM On-Line Directory
    • Reciprocal Visas for Nationals of Australia

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  • ePortal June 03, 2005

    • IAM MOVED - A Reminder!
    • GAO Reports Find Inadequate Inspection of Foreign Cargo
    • If You’re Calling El Salvador
    • India Port Joins CSI
    • Legislation Introduced to Postpone Biometric Passport Deadline
    • U.S. Reportedly Considering International ID Standard
    • Virginia Port Authority to Impose Security Fee
    • Place Ads in the ePORTAL or the IAM On-Line Director

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  • ePortal May 16, 2005

    • IAM - We Have Moved In!
    • C-TPAT Raises COAC Issues
    • Korea Joins ISPM 15 as of June 1, 2005
    • Legislation Seeks Security Screening of All Air Cargo
    • Long Beach Tariff Hike to go into Effect
    • US Cites Seven Countries For Lax Port Security

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  • ePortal April 29, 2005

    • IAM - We Have Moved In!
    • U.S. Trade Deficit Hit Record $61 Bln. in February
    • Report Says Worldwide Terrorist Attacks on Rise
    • IAM Headquarters IS MOVING to New Offices !!!
    • CBP's Commissioner Bonner Inspects Cargo Shipments
    • DHS Awards $9.6 Mln. in Bus Security Grants

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  • ePortal April 11, 2005

    • U.S. to Require Passports at Land Borders
    • U.S. Trade Deficit Hit Record $61 Bln. in February
    • Advisory: Impersonation of Military Personnel to Defraud Truck Drivers
    • IAM Headquarters Will Move to New Offices
    • Advisory: Puerto Rico – Local Tax for Physical Inspection
    • General Motors Chooses Pasha to Process Cadillac for Shipment to China
    • Mar/Apr PORTAL Magazine Preview Story: Infrastructure Building Boom in China

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  • ePortal April 04, 2005

    • Advertising in the ePORTAL
    • America is Heading South
    • Port Discussion Moves Beyond Containers
    • IAM Headquarters Will Move to New Offices
    • LACMA Elects New Board of Directors
    • Pasha Begins Hawaii Service
    • Privacy Advocate Decries ID Tags In Passports
    • TSA Gets High Marks from Air Travelers

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  • ePortal March 21, 2005

     

    • IAM Headquarters Will Move to New Offices
    • Atlas Van Lines' Revenues Rise 12% in 2004
    • TSA Dismantles Maritime Unit
    • New Passenger Screening System Expected to Debut in August
    • Lab Develops Screening Device to Detect Nuclear Material

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  • ePortal February 28, 2005

    • Appointment of Mark Nash to AMMB
    • New Container Security Bill Introduced in Senate
    • EU to Begin Enforcement of Wood Packing Materials
    • Report on Potential Nuclear Bomb Damage to U.S. Seaports
    • Student Visitor Screening Process Improvements Cut Clearance Time
    • Buzz Continues Over Introduction of Association Health Plan (AHP) Legislation
    • Next Portal Magazine - China: Land of Challenges and Opportunities

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  • ePortal February 18, 2005

    • 10 Years Since the First GMAC Global Relocation Trends Survey
    • FMCSA Aims for September Publication Date for Intermodal Chassis Safety Regulation
    • Final Criteria for C-TPAT Released
    • Hazmat Driver Checks Start With Mixed Results
    • Douglas Finke to Replace Charles White As Associate Members' Representative At Large
    • Next Portal Magazine :: China: Land of Challenges and Opportunities

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  • ePortal February 07, 2005

    • U.S. Customs More Vigorous On Shipper of Record Enforcement
    • IAM.ORG Stats for 2004
    • Border Crossings to Test RFID
    • Call for Advertising for the ‘05/’06 Membership Directory
    • Employee Relocation Costs Estimated at more than $4 Billion

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  • ePortal January 14, 2005

    • Shipping Cos. Consider Alternative Ports to Avoid Delays
    • 599th DDST Manages Discharge of Marines & Equipment in Tsunami Relief
    • The PORTAL Magazine Archive
    • Tsunami Update Web site
    • Rail Embargo Due To Weather Conditions
    • FTC Postpones Effective Date For SPAM Rules

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  • ePortal January 11, 2005

    • Senator Proposes Creating Global Tsunami Warning System
    • 599th Transportation Group Members Support Tsunami Relief Efforts
    • What The World Needs Now
    • Agencies Will Help Shoulder Cost Of New Embassy Construction
    • IAM Contact For Government & Military Relations
    • U.S. Transportation Companies Rush Aid / Expertise to S. Asia

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