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Shipping to be stuck with consequences of trade wars in 2020—BIMCO report

Shipping to be stuck with consequences of trade wars in 2020—BIMCO report

Jan. 8 | The shipping industry will continue to see the decline of trade volumes and freight rates as a new year and a new decade begin, a report from the Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) predicts. BIMCO in its magazine “Reflections 2020”...

Weak start to cargo peak season; passenger demand still growing amid headwinds

Weak start to cargo peak season; passenger demand still growing amid headwinds

Dec. 7 | Global air cargo’s peak season is off to a disappointing start, with demand down 3.5% in October 2019 year-on-year, the 12th consecutive month of year-on-year declines in freight volumes, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA). Freight...

Impact of trade wars on As-Pac countries shows notable differences, says WorldACD

Impact of trade wars on As-Pac countries shows notable differences, says WorldACD

Oct. 3 | Asia-Pacific continues to post cargo declines but a few countries in the region, notably Vietnam, appear to be performing well amid the trade wars, according to the latest air cargo traffic report of WorldACD. Worldwide air cargo performance in August...

PH gov’t to initiate reforms to capitalize on US-China trade tiff

PH gov’t to initiate reforms to capitalize on US-China trade tiff

Sep. 15 | The Philippine government is adopting measures proposed by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) that will enable the country to take advantage of opportunities stemming from the ongoing US-China...

IMF, WTO, ICC express concern over announced US import tariffs

IMF, WTO, ICC express concern over announced US import tariffs

Mar. 5 | The International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Trade Organization (WTO), and International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) have issued separate statements of concern following the announcement by U.S. President Donald Trump that the United States would start...