ACM Logistics understands that different industry segments have unique shipping concerns and possibilities. With decades of experience in the global trade business, our experts help clients maximize efficiency, improve security and facilitate trade.
- Anti-dumping Shipments refer to import of products to the United States at a price lower than is charged in the home market, or price lower than the cost of production. AD/CVD is shorthand for “Anti-Dumping and CounterVailing Duties”. It’s a big, complex, and sometimes confusing area of international trade law. For big picture understanding and some search tools, check out our Helpful Links page. ACM Logistics & Consulting has many years of experience assisting clients in this arena. It is important to keep up with how the enforcement actions and administrative reviews affect importers of specific products. Contact us when you need assistance staying up-to-date on AD/CVD generally or with respect to a specific AD/CVD cases that affect your business.
- Demurrage charges add unnecessary costs and lengthen the time until delivery. In most cases, however, this is completely avoidable with the right planning. ACM Logistics carefully plans the import and export of cargo to avoid hold-ups at the receiving port that cause the accumulation of additional fees. We consider key elements such as the needed delivery date, regulations on the shipped material, the originating country and the destination country, and much more. ACM Logistics understands that you’re counting on an expected arrival date and agreed upon budget, and we deliver.
- Household goods also require special attention when it comes to global shipping. From the ingredients included in the final products to the size and weight of the goods, coordinating the shipping of household goods from supplier to store shelf demands strong logistics. ACM Logistics’ experience delivers greater efficiency and a competitive edge.
- Perishables If you are transporting perishables such as fresh fruit, vegetables, dairy, meat, fish, flowers or seeds, you know that temperature control and timely delivery require specialized handling. To clear customs without delay, you must comply with the specific regulations and meet all the documentation requirements that cover the import of perishables into the United States. ACM has expertise in this area based on many years of working with clients and establishing business relationships across the globe. Working with ACM, you will have confidence that your perishables will move reliably and cost-effectively from the point of origin to the destination with proper temperature control, handling, timeliness and documentation.