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John F. Di Leo

John F. Di Leo is a Chicagoland-based international trade compliance trainer, writer, and actor. He has been helping companies big and small to navigate the choppy waters of international transportation for decades.
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The Economics of International Trade – Import and Export Taxes & Tariffs

Today’s small-business person sees wonderful opportunities in the news. Do you want to start importing to obtain competitively valued products to resell or exporting to expand the market for your goods? Either way, you require an understanding of all the different types of government controls.
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Changing From NAFTA to USMCA – How to Prepare Your Business

The April 2020 announcement of a midsummer replacement of NAFTA was unexpected. For many companies, this short window doesn’t offer enough time. But the new USMCA has some significant changes for many businesses, including stronger enforcement provisions. Will you be ready by July 1?