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Hapag Lloyd at Hamburg Port

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 45

How the trade war and a changing China are roiling world shipping; Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd set fuel fees for shippers ahead of IMO 2020; Logistics hiring growth slows on industrial weakness

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Windmill energy

Maureen Malia Industry Insights Sustainability

A greener supply chain

Reducing the supply chain carbon footprint makes sense — ethically and financially. Maureen Malia, Global Sustainability Manager, reviews how companies can contribute to a greener supply chain.

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aerial view of train cars in busy rail yard

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 44

China says part of trade deal text basically completed; EU grants Brexit extension; Canadian rail union eyes November strike

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MSC ship unloading freight at port

Carmen Gerace Industry Insights

US-China trade war: Implications for US ports

Port equipment is nearly all made and exported from China to the United States. With an ongoing trade war, the economic consequences for U.S. ports may be severe.  Carmen Gerace, VP of Transportation, reviews.

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three cargo ships sailing in row in open water

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 43

U.K. businesses’ Brexit frustration mounting with the costs; An uncertain economy muddies the waters for IMO 2020 planning; Experts warn of China's influence at U.S. ports

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