Looking Ahead: Important Supply Chain Trends of 2017

Matt Castle, VP of Global Forwarding Products and Services at C.H. Robinson, addresses the following questions and more in this timely and informative episode:

  • When you look at recent developments, like Brexit and the trade views of President-elect Trump, do companies need to approach globalization differently moving forward? Are the rules for success the same or different than in the past?
  • Why should shippers keep a pulse on what happens to trade agreements like NAFTA and TPP?
  • What are the biggest impacts e-commerce is having on supply chains, and how should shippers respond moving forward?
  • Do you see M&A activity in the logistics industry remaining strong in 2017? What are the pros and cons for shippers?
  • In light of all these trends, what actions should companies start taking to make sure they’re adequately prepared to address them?

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