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Ocean supply chains facing ‘unprecedented’ pressure in 2021
Schedule reliability is suffering as ocean carriers struggle with container shortages and sustained demand.
Organic Fijian turmeric is making its way into spice cabinets in the West
Touted for its health benefits, Fiji’s fresh turmeric has been making inroads into the West, thanks to a spice exporter in the country.
Saving Suzie and Bubloo: Endangered bears rescued, rehomed in Jordan sanctuary
After years of campaigning, the infamous Marghazar zoo has been closed for good as DHL rehomes its last residents, two endangered brown bears.
World’s largest trade deal: Who are the winners and losers?
Not all members of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership will get an equal share of the pie.
DHL Ocean Freight Market Update – January 2021
Find out the latest developments of the global ocean freight market in this monthly analysis by DHL Global Forwarding.
Webinar: The key trends affecting MEA's perishables market
This webinar by DHL Global Forwarding looks at the macro forces influencing the way people in the MEA region consume food, and what is changing.
Winning in MEA’s perishables market: Fresh ingredients for food retail success
The MEA region eats and drinks through US$650 billion (€536.2 billion) worth of food and beverages (F&B) annually. What does it take to win in this arena?
Webinar: What are the upcoming key trends for MEA's auto-mobility industries?
This DHL webinar examines how poor urban and transport planning in Africa, coupled with social changes in Saudi Arabia, keeps auto-mobility a hot topic.
MEA’s auto-mobility challenges fueled by urbanization and social changes
Poor urban and transport planning in Africa, coupled with social changes in Saudi Arabia, means auto-mobility remains a hot topic in the region.
From shock to rebound: What’s next for the MEA’s oil and gas industry?
Few industries went through as much shock in 2020 as the oil and gas sector. We take a closer look at the trajectory for the MEA markets.
Touted for its health benefits, Fiji’s fresh turmeric has been making inroads into the West, thanks to a spice exporter in the country.
Organic Fijian turmeric is making its way into spice cabinets in the West
Touted for its health benefits, Fiji’s fresh turmeric has been making inroads into the West, thanks to a spice exporter in the country.
Organic Fijian turmeric is making its way into spice cabinets in the West
Touted for its health benefits, Fiji’s fresh turmeric has been making inroads into the West, thanks to a spice exporter in the country.
Webinar: What are the key trends upcoming for MEA's oil and gas industries?
Few industries went through as much shock in 2020 as the oil and gas sector. DHL’s webinar takes a closer look at the trajectory for the EMEA markets.
What are the key trends impacting the MEA oil and gas industry?
Few industries went through as much shock in 2020 as the oil and gas sector, with prices collapsing and the Covid-19 pandemic hitting hard.
What are the key trends impacting the MEA perishables industry?
Retailers are diverting their attention from saturated Western markets to the emerging economies in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region.
What are the key trends impacting the MEA auto-mobility industry?
Poor urban and transport planning in Africa, coupled with social changes in Saudi Arabia, means auto-mobility remains a hot topic in the region.
Logistical planning crucial for first wave of Covid-19 vaccines to reach Asia
DHL’s recent delivery of the first batch of Covid-19 vaccines to Singapore is a good roadmap for what could come next.
Next day delivery of durian could help supercharge Malaysian durian exports
With durian demand remaining high despite the Covid-19 pandemic, exporters find next-day delivery services like DHL’s new Durian Express useful.
Behind the scenes of the world’s largest single-site solar energy project
As the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park takes shape, DHL Global Forwarding is playing a key role in transporting breakbulk cargo for the project.
Equipment shortages fuel bull market for container shipping
For the first time in decades, ocean freight demand and rates remain high even as the year comes to an end.
The 10 most-read Logistics of Things stories of 2020
As we approach the end of 2020, we look back at our most popular stories published on Logistics of Things this year.
A mammoth move: How DHL helped to rescue “the world’s loneliest elephant”
The logistics that moved Kaavan the Asian elephant from his barren enclosure in a Pakistan Zoo to a Cambodian wildlife sanctuary with others of his kind.
Shopping for business logistics solutions: what to consider for e-commerce IT
Supply chain IT systems expert Noel Singgih outlines three steps to running a smooth e-commerce business.
Covid-19 accelerates multimodal logistics and digitalization for manufacturers
The Covid-19 pandemic has led laboratory supply companies like Agilent to explore multimodal logistics solutions, and created impetus for digitalization.
Timeline: How UK and EU are redefining their post-Brexit trade relationship
Almost a year after leaving the European Union, the United Kingdom is still negotiating its post-Brexit relationship with the trading bloc.
DHL Export Barometer 2020
Australia’s export confidence has been shaken by the spread of Covid-19, according to the DHL Export Barometer 2020.
Almost a year after leaving the European Union, the United Kingdom is still negotiating its post-Brexit relationship with the trading bloc.
Timeline: How UK and EU are redefining their post-Brexit trade relationship
Almost a year after leaving the European Union, the United Kingdom is still negotiating its post-Brexit relationship with the trading bloc.
Timeline: How UK and EU are redefining their post-Brexit trade relationship
Almost a year after leaving the European Union, the United Kingdom is still negotiating its post-Brexit relationship with the trading bloc.
How cold chain logistics is helping to make food and pharma more sustainable
Developments in cold chain logistics can help balance growth and sustainability. Here are some ways in which key sectors like food and healthcare benefit.
“Even in the midst of Covid-19, the battle against climate change must carry on”
True decarbonization of the transport sector makes a paradigm shift from offsetting to insetting necessary, says Tim Scharwath, CEO DHL Global Forwarding,
The business of Christmas: How e-Commerce is saving retailers this holiday
The seemingly inexorable rise of Black Friday has made the commercial opportunity of the festive season start earlier – and last longer – than ever before.
DHL Ocean Freight Market Update – December 2020
Find out the latest developments of the global ocean freight market in this monthly analysis by DHL Global Forwarding.
2020 ExportNZ and DHL Export Barometer
The Covid-19 pandemic has created an unsettling year for many Kiwi exporters, as results from the 2020 ExportNZ DHL Export Barometer show.
Battered by Covid-19, tourism-reliant Fiji fights to stay afloat
Fiji’s recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic hinges on the return of tourism and maintaining the island nation’s regional and global connectivity.
EU businesses remain bullish on ASEAN but are eager to see change
European companies want to see accelerated trade talks and faster economic unification within ASEAN.
Fewer barriers, more trade: How the new GoTrade program will help Africa’s SMEs
As African SMEs grapple with the impact of Covid-19, the new sustainability program by DPDHL Group may be the answer to survival and sustainable growth.
Container shipping sees an ‘unusual’ fourth quarter because of Covid-19
Ocean freight demand and rates remain high in Q4 2020 as countries enter different phases of the pandemic.
Track and Trace: Why your business needs it more than ever
Improving supply chain visibility is essential as trade is pressured by rising costs, growing volumes and threats to sustainable growth.
Australia open for business despite Covid-19, says DHL’s Gary Edstein
How have Australia and its businesses coped with the Covid-19 pandemic? Logistics of Things speaks with Gary Edstein from DHL Express to learn more.
DHL Ocean Freight Market Update – November 2020
Find out the latest developments of the global ocean freight market in this monthly analysis by DHL Global Forwarding.
After battling Covid-19, New Zealand is now ready for an economic comeback
New Zealand held off two waves of Covid-19, and is now embarking on its next steps for an economic recovery driven by local businesses.
China’s Golden Week is over. What happens next for ocean freight?
Ocean freight demand has remained high up till China’s Golden Week holiday, but will it last?
Fiji’s recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic hinges on the return of tourism and maintaining the island nation’s regional and global connectivity.
Battered by Covid-19, tourism-reliant Fiji fights to stay afloat
Fiji’s recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic hinges on the return of tourism and maintaining the island nation’s regional and global connectivity.
Battered by Covid-19, tourism-reliant Fiji fights to stay afloat
Fiji’s recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic hinges on the return of tourism and maintaining the island nation’s regional and global connectivity.
Green shoots still emerge, despite the haze of Covid on India’s education system
With few having regular internet access, India’s efforts to educate its young remains a challenge. DHL’s GoTeach program continues to try to plug the gaps.
Gearing up for Singles’ Day amid Covid-19: Logistics tips from DHL’s Yasmin Khan
As Singles’ Day approaches, businesses need to prepare early to manage their logistics efficiently. Yasmin Khan from DHL Express Asia Pacific shares more.
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