Diana Garcia Martinod

Diana Garcia Martinod is Manager of Trade Content at Pitney Bowes Global Trade Solutions (GTS). In this role she ensures the customs and tax data of over 140 countries is accurate and up-to-date in GTS, a system that facilitates cross-border trade. During her tenure, she has assisted in increasing the country coverage, and in the implementation of system functionality that reflects the requirements of individual countries’ regulations. Diana has experience in different areas of international trade and logistics by having held roles such as business analyst for a delivery management platform, project manager for the logistics of hotel refurbishments, and account manager for the logistics of flower exports. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Business and Management from The Hague University in the Netherlands, and a MBA in International Business from University of Gloucestershire in the UK.

Articles by Diana Garcia Martinod

How the January 2017 HS Nomenclature Update Will Affect Cross-Border Ecommerce

by Diana Garcia Martinod | September 8, 2016 | No Comments

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Calling all cross-border ecommerce retailers: The universal system for international product classification is getting a major update in the new year, and it will affect  how the goods you ship globally are classified and taxed.  The World Customs Organization (WCO) announced that amendments to the Harmonized System (HS) Nomenclature will go into effect on January […]


How Guaranteed DDP Takes the Uncertainty out of Shipping

by Diana Garcia Martinod | May 11, 2016 | No Comments

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We’d all like for shipping to be an effortless exercise where you simply hand an item over to your carrier and they take it from there. However, as commerce crosses borders and companies expand into new territories, we’re seeing just the opposite effect: increasing shipping complexity. International shipping is carefully regulated and businesses often lack […]