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USITC - United States International Trade Commission

USITC - United States International Trade Commission | Global Logistics | Scoop.it
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China Eclipses U.S. as Biggest Trading Nation Measured in Goods

China Eclipses U.S. as Biggest Trading Nation Measured in Goods | Global Logistics | Scoop.it
China surpassed the U.S. to become
the world’s biggest trading nation last year as measured by the
sum of exports and imports of goods, official figures from both
countries show.
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United States Of America : Walmart adopts ‘zero tolerance policy’ for global sourcing - Apparel News United States Of America

Global retail giant Walmart Stores Inc has adopted a ‘zero tolerance policy’ towards suppliers and it would soon end contracts with the suppliers who
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Asean: outsourcing from near and far

Asean: outsourcing from near and far | Global Logistics | Scoop.it
The great outsourcing story used to be from Europe to India (IT) and China (manufacturing). But now southeast Asian countries are the preferred destination, and not just for western companies.
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US International Trade Data - Foreign Trade - US Census Bureau

US International Trade Data - Foreign Trade - US Census Bureau | Global Logistics | Scoop.it
The U.S. Census Bureau's Foreign Trade program is the source of all U.S. trade data. We release the most up to date data every month and you can find the latest here.
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Episode 34: Comparative Advantage & Trade

Specialization according to absolute advantage and comparative advantage, and the resulting trade patterns. "Episode 34: Comparative Advantage & Trade" by Dr...
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Episode 36: Types of Trade Restrictions

In this video, I go over the types of tools that might be used to restrict trade, and the effects of trade restrictions. "Episode 36: Types of Trade Restrict...
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Episode 38: Trade Blocs

This video gives an overview of the types of trade agreements, or trade blocs. "Episode 38: Trade Blocs" by Dr. Mary J. McGlasson is licensed under a Creativ...
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UCR Extension Global Logistics Spring 2012 - Google+

UCR Extension Global Logistics Spring 2012 - Google+ | Global Logistics | Scoop.it
UCR Extension Global Logistics Spring 2012 - Study globalization and the impact it is having on local and regional logistics.
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HowStuffWorks Videos "Logistics Videos"

HowStuffWorks Videos "Logistics Videos" | Global Logistics | Scoop.it
Logistics videos on HowStuffWorks include the best, most popular Logistics videos anywhere on the Web. Check out our Logistics videos.
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The World Economic Forum

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The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.
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Yum! Finds Supply Chains Can Foul Up Food Safety Worldwide | Food Safety News

Yum! Finds Supply Chains Can Foul Up Food Safety Worldwide | Food Safety News | Global Logistics | Scoop.it
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Happy hour in Asia as global booze makers eye deals

Happy hour in Asia as global booze makers eye deals | Global Logistics | Scoop.it
MUMBAI (Reuters) - The biggest global alcohol companies are sizing up buyout and tie-up opportunities in China, India, South Korea and Vietnam, keen to profit from a $258 billion Asian market that is growing...
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What Wall Street Doesn't Understand About International Trade — HBS Working Knowledge

What Wall Street Doesn't Understand About International Trade — HBS Working Knowledge | Global Logistics | Scoop.it
Firms that correlate their international trading activity with the local ethnic community significantly outperform those that don't, according to new research by Lauren H. Cohen, Christopher J. Malloy , and Umit G.
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Episode 2: Scarcity and Choice

What is economics all about? "Episode 2: Scarcity and Choice" by Dr. Mary J. McGlasson is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDeriv...
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Episode 35: Why do countries restrict trade?

If free trade is so great, then why aren't there any countries that practice completely free trade? This video goes through the basic arguments given for res...
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Episode 37: GATT/WTO

Just a quick overview of the history of GATT (General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade), which eventually became the WTO (World Trade Organization). "Episode 3...
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Story of Stuff, Full Version; How Things Work, About Stuff

MySpace Friend Me! http://www.myspace.com/psychtruth http://www.storyofstuff.com/ Story of Stuff, Full Version; How Things Work, About Stuff From its extract...
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HowStuffWorks Videos "Logistics Videos"

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Apple vows to clean supply chain as more underage workers are found - ITProPortal

Apple vows to clean supply chain as more underage workers are found - ITProPortal | Global Logistics | Scoop.it
ITProPortal Apple vows to clean supply chain as more underage workers are found ITProPortal Apple told Reuters yesterday that it conducted 393 audits of its various supply chains last year – a 72 per cent increase from 2011 – as sites hosting a...
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Chart Focus: How to compete in emerging markets

Chart Focus: How to compete in emerging markets | Global Logistics | Scoop.it
Many multinationals treat each emerging market as one entity. But even nearby cities can differ radically. Global firms should group cities into clusters with common demographics, income spreads, cultural traits, media outlets, and transit links.
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