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Global value chains remain resilient a year after COVID-19

Initial concerns about GVC viability have turned out to be largely unfounded, and a major reshuffling of GVCs seems unlikelyThere has been...

World merchandise trade to fall 9.2% in 2020—WTO

Global merchandise trade is showing signs of bouncing back from a deep COVID-19 induced slump and is now forecast to register a...

75% of Asia to contract: ADB report

Economies across developing Asia will contract by 0.7% this year, the region's first contraction in six decades, according to a new report...

DHL’s 10 tips for a successful e-commerce peak season

The peak season for e-commerce is just around the corner, but it comes with COVID-19 related challenges that are unlike any other,...

ASEAN+3 to swing to zero growth amid pandemic challenges

The ASEAN+3 region is expected to slow sharply this year to zero growth from 4.8% in 2019 due to the impact of...

ICC joins call for emergency debt relief for developing countries

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) is urging finance ministers to use this week’s Spring Meetings of the World Bank Group (WBG)...

Trade to plunge in every region, sector due to COVID-19—WTO

World trade is expected to fall from 13% to 32% in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with nearly all regions to...

IMF: COVID-19 to bring ‘sharply negative growth’, worst economic fallout since...

Global economic growth will “turn sharply negative in 2020” as the COVID-19 pandemic has created “a crisis like no other,” hurting both...

WCO, WHO expand HS list of critical COVID-19 medical supplies to...

The World Customs Organization (WCO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) have jointly updated the HS Classification Reference for COVID-19 Medical Supplies...

ADB report: East, SE Asia to be among hardest hit by...

After a lackluster 2019, regional growth in developing Asia will decline sharply in 2020 due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic,...