Contributors provide unique perspectives on critical trade issues. Author’s views are their own, and do not reflect the views of WITA, its Board or its staff.


Viewpoint: Container congestion may now impact Easter

Lori Ann LaRocco | Freight Waves | 02/10/2021

Christmas trees should be packed away by now, but U.S. importers may still be waiting for their holiday packages — and the impact likely will be felt for another big…

Shippers on Intermodal: Changes Needed for Growth Opportunities

Haylle Sok | Global Trading Magazine | 10/13/2020

The intermodal transportation sector is experie...

How COVID-19 Put Wind in Shipping Companies’ Sails

The Economist | 10/10/2020

Sickness and shipping have a long shared history. The word quarantine is derived ...

Supply Chain Shake-Up

Nareerat Wiriyapong | Bangkok Post | 09/21/2020

For decades, low-cost supply with minimal inventory were the key tenets of supply chain man...

Made in America: 20 Top U.S. Cities For Manufacturers

Anthony Pignataro | Global Trade Magazine | 08/04/2020

More than 11 million Americans worked in the manufact...


America’s Trade Policy features commentary and analysis of international trade policy in the U.S. and around the world.

Learn More


WITA subscribers receive all WITA and ATP communications. If you wish to receive only ATP communications, choose only the box that says “Subscribe to ATP Newsletter."