Flows & Tolls

Introduction

International trade flows have always fascinated people. The global exchange of goods enables prosperity and growth perspectives. At the same time, it guarantees for transportation of products from distant countries to the domestic supermarket shelf. Unfortunately, protectionist tendencies are increasingly emerging in international politics. With this website we would like to create a comprehensive range of information on international trade. Moreover we would like to point out the innovative solutions of logistics and IT service providers in the area of customs and foreign trade.

Study

What view do logistics and supply chain management experts have on the topic of "international trade"? More than 500 people from more than 30 countries took part in our online survey in September 2018 and provided insight into their assessments and evaluations. You can view the results in detail here:

Interviews

We asked the following experts for more information. How will Brexit change supply chains? How have the sanctions changed Iran? What are the current challenges in customs management and what are the IT solutions?

Best-Practices

Shippers work closely with logistics and IT service providers in the area of customs and foreign trade. We have compiled some interesting best-practice examples here. All examples have one thing in common: IT plays a key role in the development of new services that make export and import much easier.