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Windmill energy

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 46

West coast imports plunge as tariffs hit consumer goods; IMO releases harmonized data structure; A greener supply chain

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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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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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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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COSCO container ship at port on hazy day with dark shadows

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 42

US shippers relieved by halt to Oct. 15 China tariff increase; IAG backs net-zero carbon emissions by 2050; Blockchain ship registration system under development

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