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Michael Ford and Emad Tawfik Industry Insights

Improving trade facilitation in your supply chain, the Egyptian way

If your global supply chain involves any importing or exporting with the country of Egypt then many new exciting and beneficial developments are underway.

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BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: BDP Trendwatch Week 38

Lines raise serious concerns over EU’s “quasi-global” ETS plans; UK study says sea level rise will force ports to spend as much as $18 billion by 2050; Airfreight Market Roundup: China dips while SE Asia stays strong

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Michael Ford September 11, 2020 BDP Tradewatch

UK and Japan agree to historic free trade agreement

The UK has today secured a free trade agreement with Japan, which is the UK’s first major trade deal as an independent trading nation.

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September 11, 2020 BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: BDP Trendwatch Week 37

Container volumes shipped to the U.S. surge after coronavirus downturn; U.K. races to fix ‘critical gaps’ in Brexit border plan; Intermodal leads rail volume recovery as retailers restock

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September 11, 2020 BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: BDP Trendwatch Week 36

Tight trucking market may hamstring Laura recovery effort; Several regions experience air cargo lull ahead of peak season; Shipping Lines Learn to Make Money By Balancing Supply and Demand

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