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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 […]

The UK will apply to join a free trade area with 11 Asia and Pacific nations. The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership – also known as CPTPP – covers a market of around 500 million people. In 2019, CPTPP nations accounted for a total of 8.4% of UK exports, approximately the same proportion […]

The United Arab Emirates is a significant, fast-growing e-commerce market, as well as a hub for global e-commerce. Partly because of COVID-19, Saudi Arabia is now one of the largest emerging e-commerce markets within the Middle East. Reem AlDaghfaq, E-commerce Product Manager, DHL Express Saudi Arabia shares her first-hand experience during the COVID-19 pandemic of […]

To improve the lives of their citizens, developing countries need to be able to trade globally. Unfortunately, that’s sometimes easier said than done. The Deutsche Post DHL Group has a new initiative, known as GoTrade, to drive positive change and make it easier for small businesses in developing nations to thrive. Work will involve everything […]

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