President Donald Trump has threatened to escalate tariffs on Chinese goods from 10 percent to 25 percent in a series of tweets Sunday, May 5 and Monday, May 6. In response, the value of the yuan and crude oil fell, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 450 points triggered by a global selloff.

“Risks of a full-blown trade war are escalating,” said Chua Hak Bin, a senior economist at Maybank Kim Eng Research in Singapore. “Trump’s threat may backfire as China will not want to negotiate with a gun pointing at their heads.”

Charlotte, NC, USA – April 30, 2019 – Every year, Inbound Logistics editors recognize 100 logistics IT companies that support and enable logistics excellence. This year, Integration Point, part of Thomson Reuters, has been recognized as a Top 100 Logistics IT Provider for demonstrating leadership and excellence with our comprehensive suite of Global Trade Management (GTM) solutions.

Drawn from a pool of more than 300 companies, using questionnaires, personal interviews, and other research, Inbound Logistics selects the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers who are leading the way in 2019. Editors seek to match our audience's fast-changing needs to the capabilities of those companies selected.  All companies selected reflect leadership by answering the Inbound Logistics audience’s needs for scalability, simplicity, fast ROI, and ease of implementation.