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The Chain Newsletter | April 7, 2022
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A move that casts further uncertainty over Chinese supply chains.
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Keppel T&T is divesting its entire stake in Keppel Logistics to Geodis International SAS for a total consideration of approximately $80 million in cash.
Laos is developing into a regional logistics hub, thanks to its rail connections with its neighbors.
Taiwanese businesspeople in Shanghai said they were making adjustments to continue operating amid the city's ongoing lockdown.
Kerry Logistics reported a 52% increase in revenue (including revenue generated from discontinued operations) to HK$81.7 billion ($10.6 billion).
Cainiao Network, has launched a 20,000m2 smart warehouse in Thailand – with 100 automated guided vehicles (AGVs).
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