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Is this the beginning of a deglobalisation trend?

After decades of increasing openness in global trade, the past few years have seen a shift towards greater protectionism as a result of trade wars …

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Charting the way forward for digital trade

The World Trade Symposium 2022 The World Trade Symposium serves as a focal point for global trade executives to interact, collaborate, and re-envision tomorrow’s marketplaces. …

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The Empowered SME White Paper

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Shifting the Global Approach to SMEs

Effective engagement with SMEs – to facilitate finance and boost trade – demands a change of approach. The first step is to recognise that small …

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Digitalisation is central to UK trade policy and leadership

“Digital Trade is quickly evolving from a decades-long aspiration to a matter of policy and commercial priority, as evidenced by the UK Government’s recent Report https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/board-of-trade-report-digital-trade on …

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Digital Trade Transaction: A novelty or a necessity?

In the wake of the ICC Uniform Rules for Digital Trade Transactions (URDTT) recent launch, we explore the meaning of a digital trade transaction – …

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Uniform Rules for Digital Trade Transactions:
An important step in digitalising trade

The launch of the Uniform Rules for Digital Trade Transactions (URDTT) by the International Chamber of Commerce on 1st October 2021 is a big deal …

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