Entries by Jim Shapiro

Thunderbolt Global Logistics Receives a 2023 Regional Award for The Americas from The Project Cargo Network

Thunderbolt Director Jim Shapiro attended the 12th Annual Summit of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) that took place at The Royal Cliff Hotel in Pattaya, Thailand, from November 12th to 14th. 185 people from 60 countries attended the meeting. PCN knows how to organize a great meeting. Thanks to Rachel, Judith and the Team in […]

Thunderbolt Named International Member of the Year at Project Cargo Network International Meeting in Dubai, November, 2022

Thunderbolt Global Logistics Director Jim Shapiro attended the 11th Annual Meeting of PCN (Project Cargo Network) from Nov. 27-29,2022 in Dubai. There were over 185 CEO’s and Senior Managers from 95 countries. He had a great time seeing old friends he hadn’t seen in 3 years and making new ones that I met while at […]

Thunderbolt Global Logistics International & Domestic Thanksgiving 2021 Transportation Update

  GLOBAL LOGISTICS ISSUES   It’s Thanksgiving time in the United States.  The 4th Thursday of November is a day for family and football.   It’s a day we should relax and not think about the continued transportation crisis in the United States and abroad.     It’s been nearly 4 months since my last update.  Has much changed since […]

CTPAT Initiatives Statement

In November 2001 U.S. Customs and Border Protection launched a government- private sector partnership called the Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT). The joint initiative is designed to improve the security of cargo entering the United States without inhibiting the flow of trade. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) requires participants to continually assess, develop, and […]