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Tops and flops: customs efficiency

In for a fast crossing?

Customs efficiency describes the speed, simplicity and predictability for goods to pass through the import and export controls of a country. Which country is one step ahead?

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Study food logistics

Food Truck 2020

Current study results show: Omni-channel is one of the important future trends in food logistics. That means new challenges for manufacturers, retailers and – of course – logistics.

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Tops and flops: cargo hijacking

Looking for loot

Truck broken into, cargo gone – or even the entire truck gone. That can happen anywhere in the world. But there are countries where it happens more often.

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Comment by Eugen Weinberg, Commerzbank

Diesel prices

The price of oil has risen about 20 percent since the beginning of August and again surpassed the psychological mark of $ 50 per barrel, which has also boosted the price of diesel. The crucial aspect for the rise in oil prices was an improvement of the general mood on the oil market.

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Your voice:

Noticeable changes?

Tell us your opinion about the impact of the Brexit and get a chance to win one of three exclusive DHL-branded Slim Powerbanks. These little powerhouses consist of a high quality lithium-polymer-battery with a capacity of 4.000 mAh contained within a classy aluminium case.

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A roller coaster ride in spring

Transport barometer

In the 2nd quarter of the year the European transport market recorded a slight cargo overhang with an average cargo to cargo space ratio of 52:48.

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