What is a Triangular Trade, Triangle Shipment or Foreign-to-Foreign Shipment and what are the Benefits?

Learn about What a triangle shipment is and how we can help you succeed

triangle-trade-example  What is a Triangular Trade, Triangle Shipment, Cross-Trade or Foreign-to-Foreign Shipment and what are the Benefits? A Triangle shipment, Triangle trade, Triangular Shipment, Triangular Trade or Foreign-to-Foreign shipment is when there are 3 countries and 3 parties involved in a transaction.  

Los Angeles and Long Beach Port Congestion and Delays – The Facts, Causes and Solutions

Learn about what causes port congestion and the possible solutions

port-congestion-issues-in-long-beach-los-angelesIncreased Demurrage, Delays, Disappointment - these are just some of the words that describe what importers and exporters are feeling and dealing with as a result of the port congestion at Los Angeles/Long Beach ports as

Freight and Logistics in East Africa – Shipping to the Growing Markets of Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and South Sudan

Learn about exporting from the US to East African countries

map-of-east-africa-shipping-and-logistics-to-east-africaOf the 11 fastest -growing economies from 2010 to 2020, 10 are predicted to be in Africa. Of those 11, seven are in Eastern Africa: Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and Madagascar. Eas

Benefits of Selecting an Independent Freight Forwarder for International and Domestic Freight and Logistics Services

Benefits of partnering with an independent freight forwarder

152__240x175_which-freight-forwarding-company-to-choose-strategic-decisionThere are many questions to ask when deciding on whether to choose a large multinational freight forwarder or a small independent freight forwarder for international an

10 Tips On Choosing a Freight Forwarder – Terminology and Questions To Ask Yourself and Potential Freight Forwarders

How to choose and select a freight forwarder


When it comes to international freight forwarding and transportation, selecting the right freight forwarder is like choosing the right supplier, vendor or accountant; you are choosing a partner that will help your business succeed. Your freight forwarder sh


Exporting from USA to Erbil – Insights and Logistics for Iraqi Kurdistan

Shipping from US to Kurdistan Iraq

Erbil, Iraq (aka Arbil, Irbil, known in Kurdish as  Hewlêr) the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan, has seen tremendous growth over the past few years. Erbil is the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan. Iraqi Kurdistan has proven oil reserves of around 45 billion barrels. The Kurdistan region, also known as IKR (Iraqi Kurdistan Region) has seen Kurds from several neighboring countries flock to Kurdistan to work, invest, and start new businesses.   AEL is very experienced in handling shipments from any point the US to Erbil or