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Readying For The Year of The Rat

07/01/2020 22:54 | Share

Having just finished celebrating the arrival of 2020, global managers are concentrating on retaining “supply chain fluidity” amid Chinese New Year (CNY) shutdowns set to begin January 25.

Slavery in the Supply Chain is Still a Reality

12/12/2019 16:57 | Share

While many supply chain stakeholders believe all forms of global slavery were abolished more than a hundred and fifty years ago, new research reveals that the world has more slaves today than any other time.

Kudos to CMA CGM for Joining the United Nations Global Compact

02/12/2019 16:15 | Share

While more than 50 world leaders convene this week for the 2019 United Nations Climate Change (COP25) conference at Madrid’s IFEMA convention center, a major ocean cargo carrier has joined the largest international voluntary initiative for sustainable development.

Global Supply Chain Managers Continue to Leverage Trade Compliance Complexity

16/10/2019 23:31 | Share

Most countries impose legal control on the export of goods from their jurisdictions, while international trade agreements often include additional regulations. Failing to observe new laws and sanctions can have severe consequences for importers, too.

Don’t Work the Good Horse to Death

08/10/2019 12:16 | Share

The world seems to be falling apart at the seams—consider this a warning to supply chain managers in the “post-global” era. The US and China have a “trade war”, which really means a series of tit-for-tat tariffs.

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