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November 23, 2020 Tradewatch

Egypt announces updated procedures and processes for trade facilitation

The country of Egypt has introduced some changes with their current process and have shared some important updates that companies doing business in Egypt should be aware of for trade facilitation.

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November 20, 2020 BDP Newswatch Ocean Freight

European carriers introduce new Asia charges

European shipping lines have published new prices and surcharges in Asia, after their latest announcements, increasing various charges until the end of the year.

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November 20, 2020 BDP Newswatch Ocean Freight

Coalition on demurrage/detention charges seeks intervention from Federal Maritime Commission

The coalition led by the Harbor Trucking Association is looking at two routes to get relief from growing demurrage and detention charges on the key East and West Coast ports.

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November 19, 2020 BDP Tradewatch

Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Signed

On November 15, 2020, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) was signed on the 4th RCEP Summit by 15 Asia Pacific countries.

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October 30, 2020 BDP Newswatch

Magnitude-7.0 earthquake jolts Turkey

A 7.0-magnitude earthquake hit the Aegean Sea on Friday afternoon, jolting western Turkey and destroying buildings in coastal cities there.

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