Posted on 15/10/2020 by DHL Express
DHL’s Logistics Trend Radar helps you plan your business growth
The logistics industry is undergoing an intense period of technological transformation, with customers expecting benefits such as faster delivery, higher service levels and clear communications and expecting you to deliver.
DHL’s Logistics Trend Radar maps 29 key social business and technological trends that will shape the future of supply chain and logistics to help your business prepare for the ‘new normal’.Find out more
UK and Ukraine strengthen political and trade ties
On 8 October, Boris Johnson signed the ‘Political, Free Trade and Strategic Partnership Agreement’ with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy of Ukraine, enabling the two countries to continue working closely together and cement the next chapter in their relationship.
The agreement will allow businesses to continue with the same level of freedom in trade, services and public procurement whilst also demonstrating each countries commitment to strengthening democracy, human rights and security. Find out more about the agreement here.Find out more
UK investment opportunities – ‘Investment Champions’ Programme
The Department for International Trade (DIT) launched new measures to increase investment in the UK to help the country rebuild itself. The High Potential Opportunities programme selects investment opportunities to promote to foreign investors and help drive investment into different regions.
The DIT will be promoting the opportunities across its network of 177 countries.
To further encourage foreign investment into the region, the department also launched a new ‘Investment Champions’ Programme, involving 10 foreign investors who are based locally, including Siemens and Ubisoft. Find out how both schemes are helping to drive the UK’s economic recovery.