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10-20-2016

Global Affinity Alliance takes second annual conference to Las Vegas!

The Global Affinity Alliance’s Las Vegas conference was a successful second meeting for some 109 delegates. Four days of valuable networking coupled with lots of great evening entertainment made for a meeting to remember. “I want to start by thanking all of the GAA members who attended our 2nd annual meeting in Las Vegas,” said Brian Majerus, Director of Global  Read more »


07-01-2016

It’s July 1st – SOLAS day! Try INTTRA’s VGM submission tool free for 30 days.

(VGM) requirement is in place and shippers are required to provide carriers with this information as required by the Safety of Life at Sea Act, or SOLAS. Country-by-country regulatory agencies and carriers have been attempting to reach workable solutions  Read more »


05-13-2016

Cuba removed from the sanctions list.

In our news post from September 1st, we indicated that Cuba was on the sanctions list. Today, we’re happy to report that is no longer the case and that Gold Medallion coverage is available to shipments to and from Cuba.  Read more »


03-24-2016

Thoughts on our inaugural meeting.

The inaugural Global Affinity Alliance meeting in Abu Dhabi was a success; for those who were in attendance I hope your follow-up work has been both fruitful and stress-free. For those of you who could not attend, here is a break down of what you missed! We kick-started the three-day conference with team building exercises. Members were placed into groups  Read more »