Tag: global sourcing

Announcing our Newly Designed Website

Con-Tech International is thrilled to announce the launch of our newly designed website. Working in conjunction with Good Work Marketing, we have crafted a more user-friendly site that makes connecting with us and browsing our products and services, much easier. Finding the right supplier and in our case, the right web development company is hugely important. We interviewed… Read More

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More Tariffs Lead to Other Emerging Markets

More tariffs continue and Con-Tech is diligently monitoring our news feeds and media updates.

Con-Tech & Our Clients -History & Synergy

Con-Tech International has a history of working closely with companies to create a synergy that results in a greater product for the end user and a seamless process from beginning to end.

‘Tis the Season to be Grateful and Thankful

The holiday season is upon us and we want to take a moment to say how grateful and thankful we are.

Celebrating 300 Years and Giving Thanks

As November rolls around and the holiday season nears, we are reminded of the things we are grateful for. Con-Tech has many reasons to be both thankful and celebratory!

Long-Lost Silent Films Travel Home in Steel Drums

A series of long-lost silent films are making their way home back to America with the help of the steel drum industry. A major discovery of some of films earliest productions brings good news, as these movies return home to their right place, via steel barrel drums.

Con-Tech – Global Parts Supplier Mastering American Tariff Regulations

As a global parts supplier specializing in imports for more than 35 years, Con-Tech’s strong relationships with global suppliers and manufacturers and our logistics expertise allow us to master the recent changes in American tariff regulations. Let’s break these down and address how we tackle some of the most important issues include sourcing, pricing, transportation,… Read More

Louisiana Imports and GSP Tariff Savings

  In the state of Louisiana for the year 2016, Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) imports totaled $228 million, with GSP tariff savings of $5.9 million. The 2017 year-to-date savings amount to $12 million, a substantial increase over the previous year. The lapse in the GSP cost Louisiana $1.4 million dollars in taxes during the… Read More

Changes in Legislation re Import Tariffs Affect Steel Industry

Recent changes I legislation with respect to import tariffs have greatly affected the steel industry. U.S. President Trump in April 2017 ordered an investigation into the national security implications of foreign imports of US steel. Days later, he signed a memorandum for a similar investigation on aluminum. Both were efforts undertaken by the Commerce Department… Read More

Industrial Pack 2018 Con-Tech Charting New Territory

Con-Tech is always ahead of the curve regarding industry innovation. We collaborate with customers in the industrial, transit and protective packaging and other areas toward our mutual goals of providing quality products and service with competitive pricing. We have a long history in the drum and related packaging industries and are constantly evolving to meet… Read More