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The British Chambers of Commerce has published their first Quarlerly Economic Survey for 2021. While it reflects the severe impact that the pandemic has had on businesses up and down the country, there is a more positive outlook as restrictions begin to ease. Over half of businesses expect turnover to return to pre-pandemic levels in […]

This October, a Global Investment Summit will showcase the nation’s most innovative companies and clean technologies. The event aims to drive forward the government’s target to be net zero by 2050 and underpin how businesses are helping to position the UK as a global hub for green technology and finance. Hosted by the Prime Minister […]

The Department of International Trade has published a letter to UK Export Finance (UKEF) which sets out the UK government’s priorities for the year ahead. An export-led recovery, new international markets, green technology and levelling up financial products and services are among the strategic objectives detailed in the letter. Whether you’re an SME or a […]

New research commissioned by the Department for International Trade estimates that nearly 6.5 million jobs in the UK are supported by exports and job roles linked to exports are around 7% higher paying. This new research is accompanied by a Board of Trade report called Global Britain, Local Jobs; this details a number of policy […]

Over the years Delivered, the global logistics magazine, has covered many inspiring women – determined thought leaders and professionals whose achievements demonstrate just how important it is to strive for equal opportunity in the workplace. To learn more about some of the women across the global DHL network pursuing their career aspirations and leading from […]

Today, on 4 March at 4.00pm GMT, DHL Express CEO John Pearson will join NYU Stern Dean Raghu Sundaram in a “fireside chat” to inaugurate the DHL Initiative on Globalisation Speaker Series at NYU Stern’s new Centre for the Future of Management. Register and join to hear Pearson’s insights and lessons from his 35 years […]

The latest Sunday Times International Track 200 league table was released on Sunday 21 February. In the latest supplement Ian Wilson, CEO UK & Ireland DHL Express explains that despite the challenges of the pandemic and Brexit, Britain’s exporters continue to explore opportunities outside of their home market. The world is continuing to grow, and […]

In Europe, digital adoption has jumped from 81% to 95% during the COVID-19 crisis but many brands are still cautious about selling directly via their own e-commerce channel and choosing intermediaries including marketplaces. Find out more about some of the barriers and concerns shared by executives having to navigate the digital landscape.

The Minister for Commerce and Industry of India, Shri Piyush Goyal, and UK Secretary of State for International Trade, Elizabeth Truss, met on Saturday at New Delhi to discuss the India-UK trade and investment relationship. Ministers agreed to accelerate the process towards launch of the Enhanced Trade Partnership and committed to interact on a more […]

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