The Bulletin – Summer 2021 Edition

Roland Foods Updates Global News FREIGHT RATES Ocean freight spot rates from Asia continue to stay at record high levels as import demands remain historically steep. Recently, importers have seen capacity disruptions due to heavy congestion across the entire Trans-Pacific network, as carriers have hit their max-capacity ceiling and can…

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The Bulletin – Spring 2021 Edition

Roland Foods Updates Global News Euro vs USD Roland Foods’ item portfolio includes a vast assortment of products from Europe. Since the start of the pandemic, the Euro has appreciated 12% vs. the USD. With the potential passage of the Biden Administration’s Covid-19 $1.9 trillion stimulus package, along with other…

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The Bulletin – Fall 2020 Edition

Roland Foods Updates Global News Tariffs European Tariff In October 2019, the World Trade Organization (WTO) authorized a 25% tariff to be applied to $7.5 billion worth of various goods imported into the United States from Europe. The tariff was related to a longstanding trade dispute between U.S. airplane manufacturer,…

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The Bulletin – Jan 2020 Edition

Global News Tariffs European Tariff As of 10/18/19, the World Trade Organization (WTO) authorized a 25% tariff to be applied to $7.5 billion worth of various goods imported into the United States from Europe. The tariff is related to a longstanding trade dispute between U.S. airplane manufacturer, Boeing, and French…

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