Sounds overly dramatic, simplistic maybe, but life AC has changed everything and none of us at DP World believe that the world will ever be quite the same. Hennessy’s well-known quote has turned out to be truly prophetic when it comes to global trade & supply chain resilience. How to turn life AC into competitive advantage is the challenge: helping our customers take advantage of these trends in the global economy at speed.
The shock to the global economy in 2020 is unique in that it is a consequence of government intervention; the shutting down of major parts of economic activity. Lockdown has changed consumer patterns - accelerating adoption of on-line shopping and working from home - reshaping our town centres and cities permanently.