Article
04.12.2021
Retail giants look to greener cargo ships to meet climate goals
Pressure from some of their biggest customers is pushing companies like global shipping giant Maersk to pollute less when they transport goods. It’s a sign that individual companies’ commitments to tackling climate change can influence others along the entire supply chain.
Source: The Verge
Report
04.12.2021
Report
04.12.2021
IPC Cross-border E-commerce Shopper Survey 2019
The 2019 IPC Cross-Border E-Commerce Shopper Survey is one of the most extensive research projects of its kind. Its objectives are to understand consumer preferences and experiences in relation to the delivery of cross-border e-commerce items. Also included within this year’s report are trends based on the results of the 25 countries which were included in the survey in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.
Source: International Post Corporation
Article
04.01.2021
Xinhua Headlines: 28 years on, China-Europe land bridge forging stronger ties
The New Eurasian Land Bridge is an international passageway linking the Pacific and the Atlantic. The bridge runs from China’s coastal cities of Lianyungang and Rizhao to Rotterdam of the Netherlands and Belgium’s Antwerp, passing through Kazakhstan, Russia, Belarus, Poland and Germany. It serves more than 30 countries and regions.
Article
03.26.2021
Xinhua Headlines: Cross-border e-commerce gains traction aboard China-Europe freight trains
In 2020, a record 12,406 China-Europe freight train journeys were made, up 50 percent from 2019. The number hit 1,165 in January, up 66 percent year on year. It is reported that the EU statistics agency Eurostat has said China last year overtook the United States as the EU’s biggest trade partner, with the bilateral trade totaling around 586 billion euros (about 711 billion U.S. dollars).
Interview
03.23.2021
Interview
03.23.2021
Harm Sievers speaks about ERAI portal, digitalization, and trends in freight transportation
Mukran Port Terminals Managing Director Harm Sievers Interview
Report
03.09.2021
Report
03.09.2021
Review of Maritime Transport 2020
The maritime transport is at a pivotal moment facing not only immediate concerns resulting from the pandemic, but also long-term shifts in supply-chain design, changes in consumption and a heightened global sustainability and low-carbon agenda.
Source: UNCTAD
Report
03.04.2021
Report
03.04.2021
Key statistics and trends in international trade 2020
The UNCTAD’s report is a yearly publication that monitors recent trends in international trade in goods and services and provides illustrative statistics on international trade and its evolution in the medium term.
Source: UNCTAD