Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2016

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Terrorism : The recent terrorist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, coupled with the ongoing instability in Syria and Iraq and the spread of ISIS, have raised the risk for terrorism-related supply chain disruptions in 2016. It’s also important to note that shipping and aviation, two industries with significant greenhouse gas emissions, are not included in the COP21 agreement. There will be a lot less air shipped in boxes, trailers, and containers next year.

The Supply Chain Impact of Europe’s Refugee Crisis

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More than 12 million people are in need of humanitarian aid as a result of the civil war raging in Syria. by Kirsten Watson The Syrian refugee crisis has produced some staggering statistics.

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I Will Be Wrong Again: Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2017

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All of these entities could have a destabilizing effect on world peace and prosperity, whether it’s Russia and its military actions in Syria and elsewhere (not to mention its fighter jets buzzing U.S. Cyber risk and security is getting more attention from the ocean shipping community too.