GTR Asia showed how the tide is turning in favour of digitising trade finance

Now is the time for digitisation – that was certainly the widespread view at this year’s GTR Asia Trade & Treasury conference in Singapore. A record-breaking 900 delegates attended the two-day event (September 6-7) which is probably…

Electronic bills of lading are part of the quiet revolution in world trade

Paper must have seemed like a revolutionary medium when it came into use about 2,000 years ago in the East.  It certainly beat bamboo or silk as a means of recording what should be in a shipping consignment. We are probably at a similar crossroads…

Cargill migrates to Bolero for South Korea shipment

Australian commodity giant completes first grain shipment to South Korea using Bolero ePresentation platform London, March 2016: Cargill Australia, an Australian agribusiness, has successfully completed its first shipment of grain from Australia…