“Depressed” global demand conditions have driven down trade across the globe, and experts have warned the lack of uptake could create “whiplash effect” in the future.
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has expressed “deep concern” that two attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Guinea mark a resurgence of piracy in the area.
Food, apparel, pharmaceuticals, automotive and beauty supply chains are producing hundreds of billions of dollars of supply chain waste each year, according to a report.
Saudi Arabia plans to position itself as a major supply chain hub for international companies, according to a government announcement.
Saudi Arabia plans to establish 59 logistic zones to support the growth of supply chains.
The creation of special economic zones (SEZs) and industrial parks (IPs) in African countries is helping the continent move towards industrialisation,
Multinational tech giant Apple has called on its suppliers to operate on 100% renewable energy, while giving customers the option to charge their phones using green electricity only.
Eight in 10 (78%) freight forwarders expect geopolitical tensions and inflation to last for five years, according to a survey.
The pandemic led to much talk of reshoring supply chains but global flows of trade actually increased during 2020 and 2021, with Asia-Pacific dominating mineral exports, according to a report .