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Ocean Container Ship with Towboat at Sunset

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 39

Managing evolving shipper relationships; China gives new waivers for tariff-free US soy purchases; Singapore, Panama to strengthen maritime relations

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cargo containers at port yard lighted at night by bright lights

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 38

Trade and the impact on imports and exports in 2020; Trump tariffs to hit Europe's luxury-goods exporters; Examining autonomous ships' vulnerability to piracy

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ship at port

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 37

Industry leaders tired of trade war; Post-Brexit VAT on overseas parcels would be 'no-deal stealth tax'; New guide to help shippers lower transport emissions

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EU flag draped over British flag

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 36

Hurricane Dorian; Trade war: US hits China with new wave of tariffs; UK PM challenges Corbyn to back October election

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UK map

BDP Trendwatch

What We're Reading: Trendwatch Week 35

UK ports welcome steady performance despite political uncertainty; US to up all China tariffs 5 percentage points; Japan and US agree to trade deal at G7

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