BREXIT: Friend or Foe?

BREXIT: Friend or Foe?

By Samukele Ncube (Intern, Dawson Strategic) April 10, 2017 Britain’s decision to exit the European Union (EU), dubbed “BREXIT”, sent shockwaves throughout the international community, following the referendum of 23 June 2016. As no other country has ever attempted to...
De-fragmenting Rules of Origin

De-fragmenting Rules of Origin

Rules of origin have many uses in the global economy, including whether a product qualifies for preferential treatment in a free trade agreement, but, the complexity of these rules can undermine their  effective use within cross-border supply chains. A recent report,...