Digitization Recent reports on digitizing sea shipping confirmed the positive impact of enhancing competitiveness and flexibility in global trade, which coincided with the UAE's growing number of global competitiveness indicators in the maritime freight forwarding sector. It ranked third globally this year in facilitating seaborne trade and fueling ships. The country's ports were also ranked among the top ten international ports in terms of container handling.
Logistics is a complicated process based on many important aspects.
With the right logistics specialists and their strategic thinking, it is possible to provide a high level of productivity by reducing the delivery time to the end-users. In logistics, there is a law of 7Rs. It summarizes the seven most important factors we consider for a successful logistics and freight forwarding organization. Find out what they are!
The Dubai Customs Consultative Council met amid an upbeat state with the growth insights various economic sectors have recently witnessed in the UAE.
Shanghai is China's most populated metropolis, and one of the world's largest cities in terms of land area. The Port of Shanghai is the world's second-busiest port and the biggest global port of container shipping. With a capacity of 47 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU), according to the latest Chinese official data, and it represents 16.7% of the total container shipments in China last year; that represented 4 times the size that was done in the port of Los Angeles.
As one of the world's leading free trade zones to establish and grow businesses, Jebel Ali Free Zone offers endless benefits. The free zone was created in 1985 near Abu Dhabi. With its main objective of promoting trade and supporting container throughput at the Jebel Ali Port.
Every June 5th, millions of people of governments, businesses, and communities from across the planet engage to celebrate World Environment Day by demonstrating initiatives that help protect the planet. This year the event will complete 50 years under the auspices of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and hosted by Sweden raising awareness and celebrating environmental action. Aspiring to drive change through their support for businesses and governments.
On May, 22 - 26, the first time since the pandemic began, the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting again could take place on site, in Davos, Switzerland. It brought together 2500 leaders from around the world. The official theme of the event was "History at a Turning Point: Government Policies and Business Strategies." However, the discussions, again and again, came back to the challenges faced by global trade and supply chains.
On May 11th there was the UAE - Latvian business forum in Riga, organized by the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA).
Participation in the Expo 2020 Dubai was a great chance to build a foundation for new partnerships.
How are you, Dubai? I am Maris Dreimanis, the CEO of Vervo Group and I am happy to announce that we are expanding.