Global Trade Management Systems Guide 2022

Tags: Partnership, Global Trade Management, Technology

In today's complex and unsettled business environment, global trade management (GTM) systems are more important than ever. They can connect sourcing and logistics to make global trade more transparent and efficient. From resource planning and transportation management to data analytics, these GTM providers can help take some of the stress out of managing a global supply chain.

3rdwave

Toronto, Canada | 3rdwave.co

Product: 3rdwave GTM
Platform: Cloud based
Description: A fully automated and integrated solution that delivers product visibility across its entire life cycle. Combines automated transportation management with trade compliance—including freight contract audit, automated customs management, and pier control—to achieve successful outcomes and product visibility.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting

Acuitive Solutions

Charlotte, NC | acuitivesolutions.com

Products: AcuSource, AcuAudit, GetSpotQuotes.com
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Provides cloud-based control over inbound supply chains including end-to-end rate life cycle management, global freight bill pre-payment auditing, samples, production orders, DC bypass, store transfers, and ship-from-store e-commerce fulfillment.
Features: Transportation management

Aptean

Atlanta, GA | aptean.com

Product: Aptean WMS
Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), hosted on the vendor's website, cloud based
Description: Purpose-built solutions support industry needs and unique business challenges while helping companies monitor and manage every link of the supply chain, automate processes, derive actionable insights from big data, and create a collaborative network view. End-to-end services result in enhanced productivity, efficiency, profitability, and customer satisfaction.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

Bamboo Rose

Gloucester, MA | bamboorose.com

Product: Global Trade Management Software
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Provides retailers, suppliers, freight forwarders, carriers, customs brokers, and banks with a single unified view of their financial, logistics, and compliance operations. Integrates quality control, supplier compliance, import/export, supply chain visibility, customs, and financial forecasting. Provides a worldwide, centralized solution that helps mitigate supply chain and compliance risk.
Features: Supplier management, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting

BluJay Solutions (Now part of E2open)

Holland, MI | blujaysolutions.com

Product: Global Trade Network
Platform: Cloud based
Description: A network of networks that helps shippers, carriers, service providers, suppliers, brokers, and forwarders connect and collaborate across their supply chains. Optimizes workflow and the movement of goods to better serve customers.
Features: Transportation management, supply chain performance optimization

CDM Software Solutions

Houston, TX | cdmsoft.com

Product: CDM Global Shipment Compliance
Platform: Hosted on the vendor's website
Description: A web-based solution to help exporters, importers, and forwarders manage global shipments. From carrier bookings to importer security filings (ISF 10+2), CDM GSC utilizes data analytics and AI to anticipate and help resolve shipment bottlenecks. Helps large e-commerce companies and top importers meet their global shipment management needs.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting

Centrade Mendota

Heights, MN | centrade.io

Product: Centrade
Platform: Cloud based
Description: A cloud-based platform built on the premise of communication and collaboration that centralizes all facets of the supply chain. Connects systems, processes, stakeholders, and data in a single, automated network for a powerful supply chain.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

ClearTrack Information Network

Brentwood, TN | cleartrack.com

Product: Clarity Global Trade Management
Platform: Hosted on the vendor's website, cloud based
Description: Operates a global trading network and specialized software modules, enabling the global sourcing of goods; management of product quality, safety, and supplier compliance; source to delivery logistics, purchase order and item visibility; and the sourcing and spend management of ocean and domestic freight.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting

Descartes Systems Group

Waterloo, Ontario | descartes.com

Product: Descartes Datamyne
Platform: Cloud based
Description: A suite of global trade data solutions that includes importer and exporter databases from 230 markets across five continents. Port authorities, manufacturers, retailers, commodity brokers, and logistics service providers use the solution to identify new opportunities and perform cost comparisons with a tool that covers up-to-date tariffs, duty rates, and fees. Generates in-depth business intelligence for effective and fast decision-making.
Features: Compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

Descartes Visual Compliance

Buffalo, NY | visualcompliance.com

Product: Export Documentation Manager
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Lets companies enter data for all forms from a single screen, build shipment documentation from saved shipment templates, and develop their own database of export classifications for future reference. Performs essential compliance activities, including restricted party screening, license determination, and Electronic Export Information and Automated Export System filing and submissions.
Features: Compliance content, restricted party screening, product classification verification, export licenses, audits

Duane Customs & Freight Compliance Solutions

Santos, São Paulo, Brazil | duanesolutions.com

Product: Duane Compliance Solutions
Platform: Hosted on the vendor's website
Description: Specializes in foreign trade services, focusing on customs compliance operations, domestic and international freight, and sourcing. Import/export advices.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, event management, compliance content

E2open

Austin, TX | e2open.com

Product: Global Trade Management
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Helps shippers reduce duties and tariffs, self-file customs documents, achieve global trade compliance, and establish streamlined processes. A suite of global trade management intelligent applications provides a consolidated supply chain platform to plan, execute, and administer global trade, backed by a comprehensive trade database. Reduces the cost of goods sold by leveraging trade agreements and duty savings programs.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

Elemica

Wayne, PA | elemica.com

Product: Move Suite
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Offers access to a global carrier network for insights into logistics operations in real time. Provides instant alerts, logistics performance data, and increased visibility across the supply chain. Elemica Move modules automate transactions.
Features: Booking functionality, automated freight invoicing, delivery time coordination

enVista

Carmel, IN | envistacorp.com

Product: myShipINFO
Platform: Licensed to user, hosted on vendor's website, cloud based
Description: Provides a single view of global freight spend by processing transportation spend and manifest files from disparate systems through data import tools. Offers shipment visibility, carrier performance monitoring, management reporting, currency, invoice auditing, and VAT visibility across all modes through cloud-based, global freight audit and payment solutions.
Features: Transportation management, compliance content, analytics and reporting

Freight Management Inc.

Anaheim, CA | freightmgmt.com

Product: Global audit, rates and tracing
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Acts as a central payment hub for companies and conglomerates, supporting currencies around the world. Creates efficiencies and streamlines the life cycle of global trade. Maximizes visibility, captures and monitors KPIs, and provides custom reporting. Freight costing audits tied with transportation cost accrual solutions improve internal operational efficiencies.
Features: Transportation management, booking functionality, compliance content, analytics and reporting

Freightgate

Fountain Valley, CA | freightgate.com

Products: visibilityCloud, complianceCloud, rateCloud
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Proprietary vessel and container monitoring. Modern user interface with bespoke/tailored reports. Different modules cover supply chain management milestones.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting

Freightos

Miami Beach, FL | freightos.com

Product: Freightos Enterprise
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Provides instant rate benchmarking and lookups from contract rates, as well as live market comparisons. Helps support scalable operations across global logistics providers and internal employees with freight quote request workflows and management. Provides air and ocean freight insights from a rate database.
Features: Supplier management, booking functionality, analytics and reporting

Infor

New York, NY | infor.com

Product: Supply Chain Management
Platform: Licensed to user, cloud based
Description: Provides real-time supply chain orchestration by digitally transforming end-to-end supply chain processes and connecting companies to their supply chain partners. Offers a single view of orders, shipments, and inventory, allowing companies to gain real-time visibility to improve velocity and agility. Provides global partner onboarding and support.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, analytics and reporting

IntelliTrans

Atlanta, GA | intellitrans.com

Products: Global supply chain visibility, Carrierpoint TMS, global vendor managed inventory, managed freight services Platform: Cloud based Description: Provides global supply chain visibility, TMS, vendor-managed inventory, and managed services for companies across rail, truck, intermodal, barge, and ocean shipments. Intervenes to keep problematic shipments moving. Drives efficiencies in dock, yard, and warehouse operations. Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, analytics and reporting

LOG-NET

Tinton Falls, NJ | log-net.com

Product: LOG-NET
Platform: Hosted on vendor's website, cloud based
Description: Platform provides cloud-based global supply chain features; can be built to scale. Offers integrated automatic restricted party screening; electronic export information (EEI/U.S. export declaration); U.S. import automated manifest filing (AMS); U.S. importer security filing (ISF); customs entry event and cost management; and integrated VERMAS processing.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

Longbow Advantage

Charlotte, NC | longbowadvantage.com

Product: REBUS
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Provides real-time visibility into distribution networks and supply chain performance analytics. Connects to supply chain execution systems, harmonizes data in a single database for speed and scalability, and unites WMS, LMS, and TMS data into a single platform.
Features: Analytics and reporting

Magaya Corporation

Miami, FL | www.magaya.com

Product: Magaya Digital Freight Platform
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Focuses on the physical movement of goods, including rate management, booking, execution of shipments and operations, as well as visibility of the international movement of goods, complete with reporting. Customs compliance functionality supports foreign trade zones and customs brokerage, including real-time data exchange with U.S. Customs.
Features: Transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

Navegate

Mendota Heights, MN | navegate.com

Products: Emerald Forward, Emerald ShipLens, Emerald TradeKey, Emerald Orderchain
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Tools and specialized cloud-based applications—from global freight booking and shipment visibility to analytics and final delivery—provide sophisticated capabilities that transform global supply chains into a unified, collaborative network.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

nVision Global

Atlanta, GA | corporate.nvisionglobal.com

Product: Impact TMS
Platform: Cloud based
Description: TMS solution that provides the visibility and management of global shipments from creation through delivery. Integrates with nVision Global's other technologies such as freight audit and payment, freight claims, and business analytics.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

Oracle

Austin TX | oracle.com/globaltrade

Product: Oracle Cloud Global Trade Management
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Global compliance solution that centrally manages business processes related to cross-border trade. Companies of all sizes gain visibility and control over orders and shipments and ensure adherence to trade regulations.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

Precision Software

Downers Grove, IL | www.precisionsoftware.com

Product: QAD Precision Global Trade and Transportation Execution (GTTE)
Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), cloud based
Description: Integrates end-to-end global trade management with multi-carrier transportation execution in a single solution. Solution is multilingual, multi currency, and supports multi-date formats. Import/export management, free trade agreements, restricted party screening, and trade compliance analytics.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

QuestaWeb

Clark, NJ | questaweb.com

Product: Global Trade Management Software
Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), cloud based
Description: QuestaWeb's solution, now part of Descartes Systems Group, helps companies manage the entire foreign trade zone process to minimize duties, fees, and taxes while remaining compliant with regulations. Facilitates quick and compliant movement of goods from origin to destination, across borders, anywhere in the world.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

SAP

Newtown Square, PA | sap.com

Product: Global Trade Services
Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), cloud based
Description: Centrally manages global trade and offers a single repository for all compliance master data and content. Speeds customs clearance and reduces unnecessary delays. Minimizes fines and penalties from trade compliance violations.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

SEKO Logistics

Itasca, IL | sekologistics.com

Product: MySEKO
Platform: Hosted on vendor's website, cloud based
Description: Provides access to all SEKO global logistics and management tools in one portal, from booking international shipments to running custom reports. Enables full international tracking, with detailed visibility of shipment progress, and individual parcels for e-commerce companies. Features global search capability, order management visibility, multi-language support, and efficient load planning.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

Transporeon Group

Fort Washington, PA | transporeon.com

Product: Transporeon and Ticontract
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Global collaborative shipment execution platform built for supply chain communication and freight assignment. Provides end-to-end visibility by simplifying complicated carrier connections. Enhances communication with partners by bringing logistics-specific information into the transportation management process.
Features: Transportation management, booking functionality, analytics and reporting

Transportation Insight

Hickory, NC | transportationinsight.com

Product: Insight TMS
Platform: Cloud based
Description: Provides transparency into international supply chains and visibility into shipments from point of origin to port of entry, helping to manage record-keeping and transition freight seamlessly from international to domestic shipment.
Features: Transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting, FTZ

TransportGistics

Mt Sinai, NY | www.transportgistics.com

Product: TGI-gTMS
Platform: Licensed to user (installed locally), hosted on the vendor's website, cloud based
Description: Facilitates transportation procurement workflows from bid request through pricing management to accurate payment and closure. Offers shipment tracking and purchase order tracking. Provides landed cost pricing calculations, comparisons, and what-ifs. Supports decision-making through visual analytics, dashboards, and KPIs.
Features: Supplier management, transportation management, booking functionality, event management, compliance content, analytics and reporting






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