Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2016

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more near-shoring and larger, less frequent shipments to minimize transportation costs). How will transportation, inventory, and sourcing policy decisions change in light of this cheap oil environment? 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. Drones – The Birth of a New Transportation Mode.

Impact of Trump Pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement on Manufacturing & Transportation

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manufacturers, distributors or other partners, except for Syria and Nicaragua, will be at risk. LinkedIn The post Impact of Trump Pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement on Manufacturing & Transportation appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Manufacturing Supply Chain TransportationThe Paris Climate Agreement. Let those words hang for a moment.

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Doing Business in Turkey

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Its borders consist of Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Syria, and the Aegean and Mediterranean Seas. Turkey also has 24,082 km of paved roads, so transportation by truck is easy. Transportation of goods by rail is also feasible, with 12,710 km of railroad track within Turkey.

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. For example, in 2013, the organization provided Syrian refugees with in-kind transportation of 394 metric tons of food and supplies. by Kirsten Watson The Syrian refugee crisis has produced some staggering statistics. According to UNCHR , the UN refugee agency, more than four million Syrians are living outside their country as registered refugees.

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Index Suggests Growth, But Volatility

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The most business friendly conditions were found in the UAE, Qatar and Oman; while the UAE, Malaysia, China and Chile lead the tables in "connectivity", meaning that they have the best infrastructure and transport links, along with the most efficient Customs and border administration. . Russia, hurt by Western sanctions and isolated economically since the situation in Ukraine and its military intervention in Syria, fell from no.7

Index Suggests Growth, But Volatility

EFT

The most business friendly conditions were found in the UAE, Qatar and Oman; while the UAE, Malaysia, China and Chile lead the tables in "connectivity", meaning that they have the best infrastructure and transport links, along with the most efficient Customs and border administration. . Russia, hurt by Western sanctions and isolated economically since the situation in Ukraine and its military intervention in Syria, fell from no.7

Carbon Emissions in Logistics: The Road To Green International Freight

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Now that Syria’s recently signed, that leaves the world’s second largest CO2 emitting country alone outside the agreement. Air freight emits nearly 50 times more emissions per kilometer than ocean transportation. Favor ocean and rail modes (Happy Family switched modes for 30% of some domestic transportation). Carbon Emissions in Logistics: The Road To Green International Freight.