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The Chain Newsletter | August 4, 2022
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Following the completion of the settlement of the subject shares, Cui Weixing is no longer the de facto controller of Deppon Logistics, and Deppon remains the controlling shareholder of the company.
Taiwan Logistics Firm Morrison Express Weighs $1 Billion Sale — www.bloomberg.com Morrison Express Corp., a Taiwanese logistics company, is considering a sale of the business amid interest from potential buyers, according to people familiar with the matter.
📰 Other News
Another blow for Hong Kong, as cross-border trucking comes under pressure again — theloadstar.com Hong Kong faces another reduction in cross-border trucking with mainland China as Covid cases rise.
‘High logistics cost can harm Cambodia’s export capabilities’ — www.khmertimeskh.com The handling charge for a 40-foot container in Cambodia is double that of neighbouring countries of Thailand and Vietnam.
A new report by the NGO Business and Human Rights Resource Center warns of labor rights and human rights which are increasingly declining in the former Burma, since the military coup.
Campaigners have called on Portia Management Services to pull out of TMT Ports.
Built on a 900 acre property, the factory can produce up to 250,000 vehicles per year today and VinFast is working to scale that up even further.
The application of digital innovations and technology is necessary to boost supply chain liquidity, Thai Commerce Minister Jurin Laksanawisit.
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While many policy makers are calling for reshoring to combat trade disruptions, new research suggests retrenchment of global supply chains is unlikely to happen in the post-pandemic context.
Managing Supply Chain Disruption in an Era of Geopolitical Risk As geopolitical developments continue to upend existing trade networks, companies should examine their supply chains to ensure compliance with economic sanctions and export controls designed to promote national interests.
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🧰 Startups & Innovation
Luwjistik established a strategic partnership with Indonesian logistics company PT Lion Express to further enhance its international shipping service, INTERPACK.
Reinventing B2B Commerce Space — www.businessworld.in Specialising in industrial supplies, Moglix provides its customers with whole gamut of service covering procurement, packaging, supply chain financing and integrated software, , Magazine 13 Aug 2022
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