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ADB lowers Asia’s 2021 growth forecast amid renewed outbreaks

Growth projection for developing Asia is revised down slightly to 7.2% for 2021 following renewed virus outbreaks East Asia will see higher...

SMBs most hurt by rising tide of freight costs: study

Small and medium-sized businesses or SMBs worldwide contribute over 25% of the US$18 trillion maritime tradeWhile every exporter and importer felt some...

B2B recovery to propel express & parcels market growth this year

Global express and parcels market will grow by 8.9% this year, with domestic growth projected at 8.6% and international growth at 10.0%The...

Global trade hits record 10% growth in Q1, to stay strong—UNCTAD...

Rebound was driven by the strong export performance of East Asian economies, which recovered earlier from the COVID-19 crisis and capitalized on...

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)...