SWI Is Coming to Canada, Are You Ready?

With Canada's new Single Window Initiative, clearing customs might get easier. But first, be prepared to provide import data a lot sooner … and a lot more of it! Single Window Initiative, or SWI, is a Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) program designed to standardize, modernize and streamline importing goods...

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The Port of Santos

Brazil has had its ups and downs in recent years. Now that the recession is finally over, what lies ahead for its busiest port? Brazil is big. The world’s 5th largest country by landmass is actually larger than the contiguous United States (the U.S. is the 4th largest thanks to...

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DB Schenker Celebrates 45 Years of Success in Brazil

DB Schenker, a leading global logistics provider, proudly celebrates 45 years providing freight forwarding services and logistics solutions in Brazil. Since 1973, DB Schenker has held a position of prominence in the local market supporting industry and trade in the global exchange of goods through land transport, worldwide air and ocean...

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“We need to embrace change”

“I have been working in the logistics industry all my life,” says Enrique Valera Holthus, born in 1965. He first joined DB Schenker in 1990 and was appointed CEO of the company’s Mexican subsidiary in 2014. Photo: DB Schenker Earlier this year, DB Schenker Mexico celebrated...

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The Port of Manzanillo — Poised for Growth

With new management, port upgrades and expansion, and a record year in 2017, things are looking good for Mexico’s #1 port. When the Port of Manzanillo appointed a new Managing Director last January, it was already enjoying a record year. The port saw a volume of 2.8 MillionTEUs in 2017, up...

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Import Compliance Basics: 5 Things You Need to Know

By Mikah Wisner, Customs Services Director, DB Schenker If you've been tasked with getting your company's import compliance under control,  these five steps will get you quickly up-to-speed Taking on a new position at an importer usually means sifting through the remnants of your predecessor’s activities and policies and trying to come up...

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