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BREXIT – one year later

April 28, 2022

On the 31st of January 2020, the U.K. formally left the EU. With the transition period ending on December 31st, 2021, new customs formalities are now compulsory. In this article, we will take a closer look at the changes BREXIT entails for the shipping industry. We have also chatted to one of Begoma’s clients about […]

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Lead time, cost, and environmental impact

April 28, 2022

Today, the transport sector accounts for 30% of the total energy consumption in Europe. Road transports make the largest portion of this percentage with a sizeable 73%. Modes of transport like trucks use fossil fuels which produce large quantities of carbon dioxide when burned. In this day and age, reducing greenhouse gases is on the […]

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Global Supply Chain Disruption – Why, for how long and what to do?

November 3, 2021

According to the old proverb, a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. And following the trade war between China and the U.S., Brexit and the devastating COVID-19 pandemic, the global supply chains’s weak links have been exposed on a large scale. We spoke with Begoma’s board member Jan Olhager, professor in Supply […]

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