Shipping Containers: How Containerization Supercharged Global Trade

| May 13, 2019

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The Illinois Soybean Association created a series of infographics demonstrating the ways in which containers are used efficiently and create opportunities for many industries. Many aren’t aware of the numerous ways in which shipping containers made transportation easier, thereby supercharging global trade.

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Article | March 9, 2020

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Cambridge Resources is a CFG Company and division of Coda Resources Ltd. with over 60 years of production and distribution excellence. Cambridge offers global manufacturing and supply chain solutions across a wide range of industries. We are the preferred supplier of an expansive selection of Cable Ties, Hose Clamps, HVAC Duct Support, Wire Connectors, Security Seals, and other products to a world-class clientele of industrial and market leaders.

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