Red sea disruptions

Egypt apparel exporters optimistic for H2 despite impact of Red Sea crisis

Egypt, which is a key European nearsourcing hub, has seen shipping rates increase since the Red Sea crisis, and the…

Red Sea crisis explained: What it means for the fashion supply chain

The armed rebel group from Yemen, which calls itself Houthis started targeting ships in the Red Sea in mid November…

US import cargo volumes to surge in 2024 despite Red Sea turmoil

The National Retail Federation (NRF)'s vice president for supply chain and customs policy Jonathan Gold pointed out that only 12%…

Ongoing Red Sea attacks prompt longer term apparel sourcing shifts

Since October 2023, Yemen’s Houthis, a Zaidi Shia Islamist militant group that controls much of northern and western Yemen, have…

December deceleration in US imports expected amid Red Sea disruptions

According to the Global Port Tracker report released on 8 January by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates, the inbound cargo…