Monthly Archives: May 2018

RCP Import Block Causes Commotion in Supply Chain

The Chinese government announced they are blocking recovered paper (RCP) imports from the United States. This has caused chaos across Asian markets, as it has negatively impacted the supply chain and continues to affect trade relationships. This week, Berg Mill highlights the halt and how the U.S. RCP import block is affecting the supply chain.…
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What ‘Made in China 2025’ Means for Trade

China is trying to achieve new goals and broaden their manufacturing skill set from inexpensive, labor-intensive tasks to developing more sophisticated products in the technology industry with their new plan, ‘Made in China 2025.’ This week, we cover how China’s advancements are contributing to the trade war and how the U.S. is responding to the…
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