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Our exclusive members-only portal updating you on industry news, access to interviews, opportunities to ask import-export experts, and immediate access to our extensive library of webinar recordings and other resources.

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What you'll get with your subscription

If you benefit from the free articles we publish on the International Trade Blog, you'll really appreciate the additional content we make available on our website to Passages Premium subscribers including:

  • A monthly video summary of what's new in international trade.
  • Q&A sessions with authors of recent popular international trade articles and blog posts.
  • Access to the archive of recorded international trade webinars.
  • The ability to download dozens of forms in PDF format required for exporting.
  • New content every month.
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What is Passages Premium?

For more than 20 years, Shipping Solutions has been helping people understand the various aspects of international trade through our free Passages: The International Trade Blog. With hundreds of articles about exporting and importing and more than seven million views, the blog continues to provide the kind of information that people involved in international trade can use to help solve a particular problem, get a better understanding of the import-export landscape, and move their careers forward.

Passages Premium is designed for those who want even more information. With your subscription you'll get a monthly International Trade Briefing updating you on what's new in the industry, access to interviews with international trade experts in our A Deeper Look video series, opportunities to ask import-export experts your questions in our Ask Me Anything video series, and immediate access to our library of webinar recordings and other resources.

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Some of our premium content

International Trade Briefing

International Trade Briefing

What's new in international trade that may impact importers and exporters. 
Deeper Look ITAR Updates

A Deeper Look Series

Dive deeper into discussions with other international trade experts. 
Ask Me Anything_ Understanding the Harmonized System for Import-Export Classifications

Ask Me Anything Sessions

Your chance to ask government officials and industry experts your questions. 
Strategies for Exporting to Canada Webinar

International Trade Webinars

Get free access to our library of international trade webinar recordings!


Is a Passages Premium Subscription right for me?

If you are involved in international trade at your company, then you can benefit from a Passages Premium subscription. That includes jobs like shipping, logistics, finance, sales, customer service, and managers of all those roles.

What do I get with my subscription?

Subscribers get exclusive access to a variety of live and recorded video content including the monthly International Trade Briefing, Q&A sessions with industry experts, industry roundtables exploring important topics in-depth, the archive of recorded international trade webinars and more.

When does my subscription start?

Your subscription starts immediately, the day you subscribe. Depending on your type of subscription, you will be notified that your subscription is up for renewal on a monthly or annual basis.

How do I manage/renew my subscription?

You can upgrade, renew or cancel your subscription at any time in your account management page. Subscriptions can be monthly or annually, and they can be manually or automatically renewed.

How can I cancel my subscription?

You can cancel your subscription in your Passages Premium Subscription account. [click here] The subscription will remain active for the remainder of the subscription period.

Can my premium subscription be shared with others?

No. Commonsense internet safety protocols make it a bad idea to share your username and password with others. Each user should have their own subscription.

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