Services Focus: Exports-
Less than 10% of UK businesses export goods. However export activities present numerous opportunities for companies to enhance their competitiveness and expand.0
The Port of Felixstowe’s Decarbonation Programme-
We review the port’s transition to low-carbon energy sources to which the new Green Energy Transition levy is contributing.
The Shipping Industry’s New Sustainability Measures for 2023-
From 2023, new regulations require owners of all large ships to report their carbon emissions and make annual improvements.
Regional Focus: Turkey-
Turkey has emerged as an attractive destination for buyers due to its strategic geographical location, good transport infrastructure and State financial incentives.
‘China Plus One’ Strategy – Shifting Supply Chains-
The ‘China Plus One’ strategy has been accelerated by Covid-19 as corporations look to reduce risk in their supply chains.
Regional Focus: Southeast Asia-
With new manufacturing centres in SE Asian countries gaining ground, we take a look at the opportunities for production and supply chains in the region.
Alliances Shake-up Within the Container Shipping Industry-
The biggest shake-up since 2017 is taking place with 2M Alliance partners, MSC and Maersk announcing their split.
Regional Focus: The Indian Subcontinent-
We take a look at the opportunities for manufacturing and supply chains in the Indian Subcontinent region.
Weekly Update – 20.01.2023-
The CNY holiday brings closure to commerce in China for up to two weeks. Carriers blank an unprecedented number of sailings in the first two months of the year.
Weekly Update – 13.01.2023-
The CNY holiday will halt the production and movement of goods from China. The high number of blank sailings will continue throughout January and into February.