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International shoppers buy British | Irish economy to grow | DHL 2017 Service Guide

International shoppers look for UK online retailers
In the final quarter of last year, the number of consumers using search engines to find online retailers based in the UK increased by 23 per cent.
The British Retail Consortium report shows that more consumers are searching for online retailers using mobile devices.The most popular area of interest is fashion, with health and beauty products following closely behind.
The biggest growth activity was seen in Croatia, where searches for British brands went up by 106 per cent in comparison to the year before.

Irish economy to grow 3.4 per cent
The European Commission has raised its forecast for Ireland’s economic growth.
The Irish economy is expected to remain strong this year with projected GDP growth of 3.4 per cent. After a mixed picture in the first half of 2016, Ireland’s economy performed better in the third quarter with domestic demand up, securing a more positive prediction for 2017.
This comes as part of a new forecast according to which the Eurozone may lose some speed in the coming year overall, but is due to rebound in 2018.
The DHL 2017 Service Guide
The latest DHL Service Guide is now available to download.
To help make your shipping experience as simple as possible the interactive PDF allows you to easily browse our international service offering. You can also find out more about the optional services we have available to further meet your shipping needs.

Thursday 16 February 2017

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