Digitalization of global trade gets major push
Published: Monday, 27 January 2020
The digitalization of global trade received another push this week, with the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the government of Singapore and industry participants signing an agreement to facilitate and accelerate the adoption of technologies in commerce at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
By Deepali Sharma
"Digital platforms will lower existing barriers to
international trade in the coming years and enable many more
businesses to participate in the new global economy," John WH
Denton AO, the secretary general of the ICC, said in a
statement. The global companies participating in the
agreement are Asia...