Global Trade

  • Index of Global Trade Health Report Review - What happened in Q3?

    Index of Global Trade Health Report Review - What happened in Q3?

    The latest numbers from Tradeshift’s Index of Global Trade Health report were released today. Supply chain activity is beginning to normalize, but just don’t call it a comeback (not yet anyway).

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  • Tradeshift's Index of Global Trade Health Report Q3 2020

    Tradeshift's Index of Global Trade Health Report Q3 2020

    Introducing The Q3 Tradeshift Index of Global Trade Health Report—a quarterly report that uses the data flowing across the Tradeshift network to provide a unique insight into the state of global trade

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  • Tradeshift's Index of Global Trade Health Report Q2 2020

    Tradeshift's Index of Global Trade Health Report Q2 2020

    Introducing The Tradeshift Index of Global Trade Health—a new quarterly report that uses the data flowing across the Tradeshift network to provide a unique insight into the state of global trade.

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  • Trade is ready to go digital—but first, let's nail the basics

    Trade is ready to go digital—but first, let's nail the basics

    To meet the reality of our ‘new normal’, supply chains must go digital. And current events prove that we’re not even close to achieving that right now, despite nearly 30 years of talk.

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  • Putting protectionism in perspective: can global trade thrive?

    Putting protectionism in perspective: can global trade thrive?

    At Davos, we put global trade under the spotlight to better understand the source of trade instability, assess the impact on businesses, and debate what comes next.

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  • World’s first euro transactions settled via smart contracts on permissionless blockchain (Part 2)

    World’s first euro transactions settled via smart contracts on permissionless blockchain (Part 2)

    A detailed overview of our most recent pilot using smart contracts to execute a euro transaction on blockchain.

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  • World’s first euro transactions settled via smart contracts on permissionless blockchain (Part 1)

    World’s first euro transactions settled via smart contracts on permissionless blockchain (Part 1)

    A small step towards reducing PAIN* and creating value through new business models on top of smart contracts.

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  • Innovators & Troublemakers: the box that revolutionized global trade

    Innovators & Troublemakers: the box that revolutionized global trade

    Malcom McLean is the father of the intermodal shipping container, a simple idea that changed the world. This is his story.

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  • Trade, tariffs and tension: supply chain flexibility in an unstable world

    Trade, tariffs and tension: supply chain flexibility in an unstable world

    In September, President Trump slapped 10 percent tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports. China responded hours later, accusing the US of “economic hegemony” and applying taxes of 5 percent......

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  • What Paris Agreement? Sustainable commerce can fight climate change with or without global pacts

    What Paris Agreement? Sustainable commerce can fight climate change with or without global pacts

    Whether or not the U.S.’ withdrawal from the Paris Agreement on climate change mitigation is overall a good or bad move for the U.S. economy is now a raging debate... Read »

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  • How ‘post-industrial’ trade will fuel the future of fintech (new free report)

    How ‘post-industrial’ trade will fuel the future of fintech (new free report)

    What do Kickstarter, PayPal, Square, and SoFi have in common? They are some of the most successful fintechs that most take for granted today. Whether it be mobile payments, peer-to-peer... Read »

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  • Why the future of business commerce will be digital and inclusive (new free report)

    Why the future of business commerce will be digital and inclusive (new free report)

    Commerce today is more accessible than ever. With online marketplaces, individuals and companies can trade transnationally with fewer hurdles and with more purchase data than they’re willing to...

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  • Why digitizing trade finance is a big deal and what it means for global supply chains

    Why digitizing trade finance is a big deal and what it means for global supply chains

    Last week, HSBC announced a partnership with us to offer supply chain financing and today, we announced that our partner in China, CreditEase, launched a new app on our global... Read »

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  • Responsible leadership at Davos: Commerce for all

    Responsible leadership at Davos: Commerce for all

    A few days ago, President-elect Trump put forward the idea of a new border tax on imports produced outside the US. Meanwhile, the buzz of uncertainty about what Brexit will... Read »

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  • What could the new Silk Road do for trade?

    What could the new Silk Road do for trade?

    The grandest of ancient trade routes is set for a revamp. China is increasing publicity around the new Silk Road, which will link the Middle Kingdom to Europe, bypassing more... Read »

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  • The Trump Presidency: What it means for global trade

    The Trump Presidency: What it means for global trade

    Editor’s note: Tradeshift does not espouse support for individual political parties or politicians, but rather seeks to offer nonpartisan commentary illuminating to the global business community. ...

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  • What multinationals need to know about compliance in China

    What multinationals need to know about compliance in China

    An interview between Vishal Patel, Director Solutions Marketing, and Heinrich Clausen, VP of Product, Tradeshift China. In addition to this interview, Clausen authored a paper–available at the...

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  • UBL and the dog in the night-time

    UBL and the dog in the night-time

    This is the last in a series of articles by Jon Bosak, a member of the Tradeshift Technical Advisory Board, reviewing the newly published International Standard ISO/IEC 19845, also known... Read »

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  • UBL: Key features of the design

    UBL: Key features of the design

    This is the third in a series of articles by Jon Bosak, a member of the Tradeshift Technical Advisory Board, reviewing the newly published International Standard ISO/IEC 19845, also known... Read »

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  • UBL: What’s in the box

    UBL: What’s in the box

    This is the second in a series of articles by Jon Bosak, a member of the Tradeshift Technical Advisory Board, reviewing the newly published International Standard ISO/IEC 19845, also known... Read »

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