If you're shipping freight to or from Mexico, last year's playbook may not do you much good. Recent changes south of the border mean some of the old rules for managing rates and protecting cargo from theft may no longer apply, say the experts at third-party logistics specialist Transplace.
Speaking at a recent symposium, Transplace Mexico's managing directors, Troy Ryley and Jose Minarro, brought shippers up to speed on what's happening in Mexico. Here are some of the observations they shared:
More details about the presentation (as well as others from the 2010 Transplace Shipper Symposium) can be found at the 2010 Transplace Shipper Symposium website.