Published: Jul 29, 2022
Apec is forging ahead on its effort to advance regional economic integration by future-proofing regional travel and boosting sustainability goals in a bid to dampen the impact of continued economic pressure coming from lingering supply chain disruptions, inflation and food insecurity.
Published: Mar 20, 2022
Ukraine's agricultural output has been seriously affected by the ongoing conflict and a much worse consequence is likely to take place in the fall if this year's planting season is also impacted, said a senior official of the Ukrainian government.
Published: Jan 07, 2022
In 2022, we find ourselves heading in to the third year of a global health crisis with unparalleled supply chain impact. Repercussions from severe supply and demand imbalances are being felt worldwide. The availability and increasing cost of labor, freight capacity, semiconductors, empty chassis and warehouse storage space will continue to be areas of uncertainty and concern in the coming new year.
Published: Oct 26, 2021
Microsoft Corp. said the hackers behind the SolarWinds cyberattack are engaged in a fresh campaign to compromise global networks by targeting the tech supply chain, including resellers and providers of cloud technology.
Published: Oct 15, 2021
Stuck at home - and now, accustomed to being stuck at home - Americans are buying too much stuff. But factories are still struggling to produce and deliver amid the pandemic: There arent enough people and parts to make stuff, enough ships to get it across the seas, enough port workers to unload it, enough space in ports to store it, enough truck drivers and railroad workers to transport it, enough warehouse workers taking jobs to sort it - and no one really knows how long this backup will last or how to fix it.
Published: Oct 14, 2021
President Joe Biden said Wednesday that a new plan to keep a key U.S. port open "24 hours a day, seven days a week" would relieve pressure on an overworked supply chain that has frustrated Americans and blossomed into a major economic shortcoming.