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Key Movements Transforming T&T’s Shipping Industry

Key Movements Transforming T&T’s Shipping Industry

By Bavina Sookdeo Sonja VoisinPresidentThe Shipping Association of Trinidad and Tobago (SATT) The shipping industry has recently undergone significant changes and challenges driven by the dynamics of demand and supply. Trinidad and Tobago’s containerised cargo volumes have strongly recovered, exceeding pre-pandemic levels by 11%. However, regional trade faces challenges from oversupply in interregional trade lanes, causing longer transit times and […]

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January 17th, 2024

Customer-Centric Changes in Courier Services

Customer-Centric Changes in Courier Services

By Bavina Sookdeo The courier industry has undergone remarkable transformations fuelled by technological advancements and evolving customer expectations. These shifts have propelled a customer-centric approach, emphasising precise tracking, express delivery, and diverse payment options in Trinidad and Tobago. The use of technology to enable real-time tracking of consignments has become increasingly important in the local industry. Consumers now expect visibility […]

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January 14th, 2024

Supporting Domestic Tourism

Supporting Domestic Tourism

INTERVIEW In 2021, domestic tourism prevailed as a critical component of the local tourism industry, with a constant flow of visitors between Trinidad and Tobago, offsetting the impact of declining international arrivals during the pandemic. The daily inter-island ferry service between Port of Spain (Trinidad) and Scarborough (Tobago) which is a key infrastructural component of the domestic tourism offering, remained […]

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November 16th, 2022

Visit Mexico

Visit Mexico

Monterrey, where progress pulsates We invite you to get to know Monterrey, the second largest metropolitan area in Mexico, it is a cosmopolitan city characterized by its pulsating business life, but which offers tourists a wide range of attractions that will make your trip an unforgettable visit. Paseo Santa Lucía with a river where you can navigate and have magnificent […]

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July 25th, 2022

Shipping and Logistics Faces New Storms Ahead

Shipping and Logistics Faces New Storms Ahead

Trade finds a pattern. It’s not just the cargo but the movement of equipment to carry this cargo that matters. INTERVIEW – SHIPPING ASSOCIATION OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO (SATT) Hayden Alleyne – President, Shipping Association of Trinidad and Tobago (SATT) Hayden Alleyne has been a huge proponent of getting our shipping, logistics, and all-related individuals vaccinated and back to work […]

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November 22nd, 2021

Tobago House of Assembly (THA)

Tobago House of Assembly (THA)

Resilience is how Tobago has always responded to adversity. Today, in spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, the country’s economic challenges and even the Assembly’s 6-6 deadlock, the island continues to achieve significant development milestones. Indeed, as a people, we are not defined by those challenges, but by our determination to rise above them. On the tourism front, Destination Tobago acknowledges […]

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September 29th, 2021

Ministry of National Security Trinidad & Tobago

Ministry of National Security Trinidad & Tobago

Persons who are scheduled to enter Trinidad and Tobago are required to apply for a Travel Pass within 72 hours of arrival into the country. All travelers are required to submit a negative NASOPHARYNGEAL (nasal swab) RT-PCR test result. This test should have been taken no earlier than 72 hours prior to arrival in Trinidad and Tobago. The TT Travel […]

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July 21st, 2021

Recovery, Resilience and Sustainability

Recovery, Resilience and Sustainability

Shipping Association of Trinidad & Tobago – Who’s Who in Trinidad & Tobago Business 2020-21 The COVID-19 pandemic has presented an opportunity to reflect on the significant implications that the region is facing, and those issues we will need to manage innovatively and decisively to mitigate to secure the future of regional shipping.The effect of the pandemic on global shipping […]

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February 10th, 2021

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