International Trade

$1bn boost to East Africa from continental free trade area
The new land-sea journey takes a total of 10 days, a reduction of 30 days compared with the previous route. © J.Hairong/Barcroft Media/Getty Images
First vehicles shipped through new land-sea freight route
“Open, responsive, and accountable governance” is critical to ensuring the economic development of the continent, said president Kagame. © Henry Joël/AFRICA CEO FORUM
Hard work begins now on CFTA, says Rwanda president
CIPS survey revealed that one in five EU companies will demand a discount from suppliers if goods are delayed at the border for more than 24 hours. © AFP/Getty Images
Border delays could cost companies dearly, warns CIPS
Dubai announces 'Silk Road strategy' to become global logistics hub
Malawi and Cambodia 'hardest hit' by Brexit
Nissan production shift could be followed by other firms
Concerns about bee health and the impacts of climate change have led to the development of smart hives ©123RF
Global focus on… honey
Part of the Founders of the Bulgarian State monument in the mountains near Shumen ©Walter Bibikow/Getty Images
The ongoing transformation of Bulgaria
EU steel tariffs 'a real risk' to automotive sector
China plans network of 212 logistics hubs
China will not be dictated to, says president Xi