The 19th Asian Games
The 19th Asian Games will be held in Hangzhou from September 23 to October 8, 2023.
UAW: Collective Strike
In the early morning of September 15, due to the breakdown of labor negotiations, about 13,000 auto workers from the United Auto Workers (UAW) union began a strike at the same time against the three major automakers General Motors, Ford and Stellantis.
Shipping Prices On Many Routes Fell Again
Due to sluggish demand during the peak season and more and more new ships entering the market, the Shanghai Export Container Freight Index (SCFI) fell below 1,000 points again.
Global Trade In Goods In The 2nd Quarter
The World Trade Organization released a report on August 24 saying that due to strong automobile production and sales, the global trade in goods situation showed signs of improvement in the second quarter of 2023.