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China’s exports boost | Decoding geospatial data | Understanding landed costs

China export

Published 11/08/2022

China’s outbound shipments grew 18% in the first half of 2022, after a difficult period with regular pandemic-related lockdowns. The news was a welcome improvement to the country’s economy – and a boost for global consumption.

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UK-CPTPP accession talks | Futureproof your small business | 3 rules for m-commerce success

UK-CPTPP accession talks

Published 3/08/2022

British officials met with representatives of the 11 countries that make up the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) in Tokyo last week.

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UK-Israel trade deal | SMS surveys to improve customer experience | Build trust with online shoppers

Trade Update week29

Published 28/07/2022

Negotiations have begun between the UK and Israel to upgrade the existing Free Trade Agreement between the two countries. The deal, which is focused on innovation, could support 6,600 UK tech firms and services businesses by reducing trade barriers.

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New ONS trade data | Christmas forecast report | B2B online marketplaces

New ONS trade data

Published 20/07/2022

According to new data released last week from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), UK goods exports increased by £2.3 billion (7.4%) in May 2022. This was largely driven by a £1.9 billion (12.7%) increase in exports to non-EU countries.

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UK-Africa trade highlighted | Global Trade Webinar series | E-commerce roundup

UK-Africa trade highlighted

Published 13/07/2022

With the International Monetary Fund (IMF) forecasting that half of the world’s ten fastest growing economies will be in Africa over the next five years, the opportunities are clear. So, what does our trading relationship look like in practice?

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100 export barriers to be resolved | Benefits and risks of influencer marketing | Top 5 e-commerce trends

DHL Weekly Trade Update

Published 6/07/2022

International Trade Secretary, Anne-Marie Trevelyan, has announced plans to unlock new export markets worth tens of billions for UK businesses. In a speech to the British Chambers of Commerce, Trevelyan described the work as a ‘bonfire of the barriers’, allowing world-leading UK products and services to reach hundreds of millions of new customers around the […]

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UK-GCC bloc trade talks | 4 steps to increase SME online presence | Latest e-commerce news

UK launches free trade negotiations with Gulf nations

Published 30/06/2022

Trade Secretary, Anne-Marie Trevelyan, kicked off talks between the UK and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in Riyadh last week. The Gulf Cooperation Council consists of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE with a combined economy of £1.2 trillion […]

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Green logistics toolkit | 3 risk-free tips for entrepreneurs | Latest e-commerce news

DHL Trade Update week24

Published 22/06/2022

Many businesses have already introduced greener, more sustainable processes to their manufacturing operations, but it’s important to consider the environmental impact of your logistics, too. So, we’ve put together a GoGreen toolkit to help you do just that.

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ONS data shows upswing in UK trade | CBI trade webinar for SMEs | Latest e-commerce news

DHL Trade Updates

Published 16/06/2022

The latest ONS Trade figures reveal a welcome increase in the rate of UK exports to the EU and the rest of the world. UK goods exports have increased by 8.1% (£1.2bn) to the EU and by 6.5% (£0.9bn) to the rest of the world, with key exports including…

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Future-proof your digital marketing | How to manage supply chain risks | Enter the DHL Fashion Potential Award

Published 9/06/2022

How do you grab your customers’ attention – and retain it – in a crowded market? In a digital world where consumers expect marketing content to be personalised and tailored to their own individual needs, a one-size-fits-all approach simply won’t cut through the noise.

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