BDP Blog

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China shipping line container ship

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: BDP Trendwatch Week 8

Carriers have pulled 1.67m teu of capacity out of China, costing $1.5bn; WTO predicts "weak" merchandise trade growth for early 2020; China's reefer cargo crisis worsens as carriers plan to abandon boxes

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Podcast Industry Insights

Talking Trade: What We Learned from Davos

Neil Wheeldon, VP of Solutions, reviews the recent WEF meetings in Davos, Switzerland and touches upon some key takeaways for both the world at large and the world of supply chains.

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cargo unloading on back of airplane

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: BDP Trendwatch Week 7

87% of US businesses in China expect coronavirus to impact revenue; Europe-China air freight traffic overtakes China-Europe for the first time; U.K. mulls introduction of freeports

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Michael Ford Industry Insights

Prepare now for changes later - updates to the HTS are coming

Michael Ford, VP of Government and Industry Affairs reviews the impending changes to the Harmonized Tariff System that will go into effect in January 2022.

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ships near port of shangahi in fog

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: BDP Trendwatch Week 6

Maersk, CMA CGM blank sailings as coronavirus spreads; America’s trade deficit with the EU reaches record $178 billion; British Ports Association concerned about Brexit comments

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