e-Business Disruptions in Global Freight Forwarding

Disruptive new e-business models and innovative online platforms are gaining market traction and changing the way companies buy and transact international shipping services. In this e-business white paper, Drewry consultants investigate the drivers behind the accelerating technology trend and assess the implications for freight forwarders, ocean carriers and those investing in the e-business platforms enabling this change.

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A Standardised Vessel Dataset

whitePaper | February 1, 2023

The Smart Maritime Network’s Standardised Vessel Dataset (SVD) for Noon Reports project aims to provide a free and open list of defined data formats for common vessel operational data points typically found in the daily Noon Report, with the goal of offering maritime stakeholders a central reference point for data mapping that can be applied by shipping companies, technology providers or any related third parties to improve the digital capabilities of the industry.

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Electric Highways:Accelerating and Optimizing Fast-Charging Deployment for Carbon-Free Transportation

whitePaper | November 11, 2022

Electric vehicle (EV) adoption has reached a tipping point. It is now accelerating toward mass market adoption, particularly in states taking proactive measures to encourage transportation electrification. New York and Massachusetts have made transportation decarbonization a priority: in 2021, New York adopted legislation targeting 100% zeroemission vehicle sales for passenger vehicles by 2035, and both states have adopted the Advanced Clean Trucks regulation, which mandates an increasing number of zeroemission medium- and heavy-duty vehicle (MHDV) sales starting in 2025.

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GE Gas Power Supply Chain Security

whitePaper | October 12, 2022

GE Gas Power has a mature, robust security program for its corporate IT systems and the products we sell to our customers. However, we understand that the security of our systems and products also depends on our supply chain – the companies that provide essential goods and services to operate our business.

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Fleet Management Automation:Features, Benefits, Costs

whitePaper | January 27, 2023

Why do we recommend fleet management software? Because we believe that fleet management automation will make your fleet operation run smoothly and help you save money. The question is which software is better for your company—an off-the-shelf solution or custom software? In this whitepaper, we’ll give you an overview of the features you’ll find in the average fleet management software, and what you can expect to spend to get a working solution integrated into the digital ecosystem of your company

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BENEFITS AND BARRIERS TO ELECTRIFICATION OF THEFREIGHT SYSTEM IN MINNESOTA

whitePaper | May 18, 2022

in March 2021, the Minnesota Legislature introduced legislation that aims to establish a clean fuels standard. This legislation would entail a 20% reduction in the carbon emissions of the transportation sector within the state by 2035 when compared to a 2018 baseline. Minnesota’s freight transportation system plays a critical role in supporting the region’s economic competitiveness and quality of life (Metropolitan Council 2020). However, concerns over GHGs have led state government authorities to create a plan for electric freight vehicles to replace conventional diesel trucks

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Digital Transformation: Why and How to Build a Digital Future

whitePaper | February 4, 2022

Digitalization is an evolving process that took roots several decades ago. The first business computers and data storage units emerged in the 1950s. In the 1960s, companies invested in databases and automated processes to make reservations and plan materials or to gain easier access to schedules/inventories, MRP was born in response to the Toyota Production Systems and Methods. In the 1970s, banking experienced its first digital advancement with the invention of ATMs, which ignited a major digitization trend across industry sectors banking, finance, retail, hospitality….

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We are Export Portal, a network of verified small business professionals helping each other to grow. Our ecommerce platform connects buyers, sellers, and shippers from around the world, utilizing our proprietary blockchain technology to optimize their transactions.

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