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Recent Growth Picture Mixed in Africa, But Don’t Count the Region Out
Many observers are questioning whether Africa's economic advances are running out of steam. Five years ago, growth was accelerating in almost all of the region's 30 largest... »

Anti-Trade Fever Likely to Carry the Day, Regardless of Who Wins White House Race Anti-Trade Fever Likely to Carry the Day, Regardless of Who Wins White House Race
Anti-trade fervor is reaching heights we haven't seen since the Smoot–Hawley Tariff was passed in 1930.

China's Version of 'Supply-Side Reform' Not at All What Reagan Had in Mind China's Version of 'Supply-Side Reform' Not at All What Reagan Had in Mind
To understand policymaking in China, pay attention to the buzz phrases. The country's favorite economic slogan, "supply-side structural reform," just got its most... »

Videos
How Companies Are Tackling the Challenge of Risk Management How Companies Are Tackling the Challenge of Risk Management
Managers of high-tech and medical supply chains discuss how their companies have approached the critical issue of risk management over the years -- and what more needs to be... »

How NetApp Prepares for Supply-Chain Disruptions How NetApp Prepares for Supply-Chain Disruptions
Lee Wolfe, director of risk management with Net App, talks about how the dominant provider of storage technology works with suppliers to address potential disruptions in the... »

EMC2 Ensures Business Continuity Through Risk Management EMC2 Ensures Business Continuity Through Risk Management
Matt Mills, senior program manager for global supply chain with EMC2, reveals how his company has developed an effective program for managing risk. [Run Time (Min.): 11:24]

Editors' Blog
The Painful Lessons of the Hanjin Bankruptcy
Having weathered numerous downturns in the past, major container lines might have thought they were immune from the laws of supply and demand. Now they know better.

After Brexit: How European Supply Chains Will Be Transformed
It's been more than two months since the United Kingdom voted to withdraw from the European Union, but the shock waves aren't close to subsiding - especially with regard to... »

New E.U. Privacy Law Will Hit Every Company Holding Europeans' Personal Data
Many Americans appear to believe that the exposure of their personal information on the internet is inevitable. But European regulators are having none of that.

Podcasts
Do Presidents Have Any Control Over the Economy? Do Presidents Have Any Control Over the Economy?
The platforms of both major political parties are based on the belief that the actions of presidents have a direct impact on the U.S. and global economy. But is that really... »

Best Practices for E-Commerce Shipments to Canada Best Practices for E-Commerce Shipments to Canada
The boom in e-commerce is a global phenomenon, but each country has its own unique requirements for ensuring the smooth flow of shipments to the buyer.

Explaining the Widening U.S. Trade Deficit Explaining the Widening U.S. Trade Deficit
The U.S. trade deficit is continuing to decline - but don't blame imports for the widening gap.

  News
Actively Operating Shipyards Decline Greatly Around the World
The Korea Offshore and Shipbuilding Association has released numbers confirming the expectations of many analysts: the number of actively operating shipyards around the world... »

Global Marine Underwriting Premiums Down 10.5 Percent Last Year Global Marine Underwriting Premiums Down 10.5 Percent Last Year
Global marine underwriting premiums last year amounted to $29.9bn, a 10.5 percent reduction on the 2014 figure, according to annual statistical report from IUMI, the... »

U.S.-Indonesia Trade Could Swell to More Than $131Bn by 2019, But Reforms Are Necessary U.S.-Indonesia Trade Could Swell to More Than $131Bn by 2019, But Reforms Are Necessary
The total value of the Indonesia-U.S. bilateral economic relationship exceeds $90bn per year, and a best-case scenario projects that it could grow to $131.7bn by 2019.

White Papers
Going Global - Are You Ready?
It's the best of times to take your business global. It's the worst of times to take your business global. With apologies to Charles Dickens, we are living in roilingly... »

Supply Chain Disruptions and Risk Still Looming: How to Create a More Resilient Supply Chain
Manufacturers today must make sourcing decisions in an environment where they don’t know all of the factors. Globalized sourcing operations increase the likelihood of risk or... »

Going to the Source: Supplier Relationship Micro Management
Across the world, sourcing, supply chain, and global trade executives are under intense pressure to streamline their processes in order to stay ahead of the competition and... »

Supplier Case Studies
Achieving Break-Through Savings and Improved Trade Compliance
Challenge: The client, a large Fortune 500 company, is a designer, manufacturer, and distributor of clean air and automotive products and systems The Company had been... »

Manufacturer Improves Visibility and Supplier Compliance with BSI's SCM Solution
Challenge: A large manufacturer was spending countless hours updating spreadsheets, reviewing supplier assessments, issuing corrective actions, and trying to track their... »

Livingston Facilitates Finely-Tuned Global Shipping For Manufacturer of Acoustical Products.
Challenge: As the market leader in the design, manufacture and installation of custom acoustical ceiling and wall products, our client requires reliable global shipping for... »

Webinars
Woodgrain Millwork: Excellence in Logistics and Transportation Management Woodgrain Millwork: Excellence in Logistics and Transportation Management
Date: Tuesday, October 04, 2016Time: 02:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time Learn how Woodgrain Millwork utilizes SAP Transportation Management to make the best use of its... »

Supply Chain Risk Management: Identifying and Mitigating Global Supply Chain Threats Supply Chain Risk Management: Identifying and Mitigating Global Supply Chain Threats
ON-DEMAND WEBINAR Risks are predictive – Organizations should be able to pinpoint where their biggest threats are throughout their supply chain and implement measures to... »

Supplier Relationship (Micro-) Management: Dick’s Sporting Goods Goes to the Source Supplier Relationship (Micro-) Management: Dick's Sporting Goods Goes to the Source
ON-DEMAND WEBINAR Organizations that successfully align with their key suppliers enjoy reduced risk factors and improved innovation, quality, reliability, and cost... »

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