The world is on a path to greater prosperity and a sustainable future - thanks to global trade. CEO Frank Appel: "Global trade is the engine driving economic growth. Logistics fuels that engine."
When the world trades, economies grow, ideas spread and communities thrive. Explore some of the ways DHL is improving people’s lives around the world through stories of the environment, ecommerce and innovation.
The unique early indicator for the current state and future development of global trade is based on large amounts of logistics data that are evaluated with the help of artificial intelligence. Since global trade fuels the world economy, the DHL Global Trade Barometer not only provides an outlook on future trade, but also on the prospects for the global economy.
In a world characterized by volatility and uncertainty, the logistics industry can use big data and predictive analytics to deliver more transparency and predictability on global trade and the world economy. Here’s how.
An interconnected world is a more prosperous world
It wasn’t very long ago that many people thought globalization was irreversible. Now there are growing signs that it is slowing and risks coming to a halt. In short: the world is quite far from being flat, and it appears that it is no longer getting flatter...
As the biggest tax reform since independence 70 years ago takes shape, the country’s business world is transforming at a frantic pace. Going to a simplified and unified tax policy that institutes a nationwide free flow of goods and services is by itself a revolutionary transformation.
Can reviving the Silk Road revitalize the future of global trade?
China's ambitious "Belt and Road" initiative is gaining momentum, but needs to remove obstacles before it can reach its full potential. The rail component of this initiative can provide an alternative to air and ocean transport, connecting the many land-locked countries across one of history’s most important international trading routes.
"Demystifying Asia Pacific Trade Trends" – emerging markets and their potential
We are witnessing a war of opinions about the state of the world economy. In the Asia Pacific region, businesses are conflicted: Businesspeople are excited by emerging markets and their potential, but economists are painting a rather gloomy outlook.