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Blue Yonder Associate Makes the Impossible Possible During Missionary Visit to Cambodia 


Leonardo Viapiana, a Blue Yonder associate in Italy, traveled to Cambodia to volunteer his time to improve health and provide educational services. When reflecting on my volunteer trip to Cambodia, I look back on the intense yet rewarding experiences I endured. It was time to stop supporting from afar and instead, act in person.

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So Your Supply Chain is Banning Bangladesh….and Going to Cambodia?: “The Ugliest Race to the Bottom”

Supply Chain View from the Field

For instance, Puma’s factory in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, worked with the Fair Labor Association to discover a “strong possibility” that fainting workers in the factories was caused by chemical exposure and cited excessive overtime and insufficient drinking water as contributing factors.


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SCRC Meeting – Patrick Fox from VF Corporation: “Creating a Global Trade Playbook”


For instance, there is a European GSP review of Cambodia in January, one of our second or third largest footprints. We know a lot of apparel we produce in Cambodia is destined for Europe, and we currently have significant duty savings due to GSP. What is the trigger point?

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Don’t Fret: Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement will not play havoc with the economic development of developing countries

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Bangladesh, Cambodia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Indonesia, India, Pakistan, and many African countries). On the flip side, many critics worry that TPP will create negative economic impact on many developing countries (e.g., Is this concern valid?

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Emirates SkyCargo now flying to Cambodia

Logistics Middle East

Emirates SkyCargo has further strengthened its extensive route network with the launch of a weekly freighter service to Phnom Penh, Cambodia, starting 6 April 2016.

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IFC and Cambodia to Create Logistics Complex in Sihanoukville Province

Supply Chain Brain

The International Finance Corporation and the Cambodian government will extend an offer to a select qualified private developer that will finance, develop and operate the complex.

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Enter RCEP: The World’s Largest Free Trade Agreement

Logistics Viewpoints

India: Missing in Action: Not surprisingly, with RCEP comprising a diverse group of members, ranging from advanced countries like Australia, Japan and Korea down to the still very much developing nations of Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar, the road to the 20 chapter, 14,000 page agreement was long and sometimes arduous.

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