Economic distortions from the pandemic and the road back

Port expert Kemmsies says imbalance between spending on services and finished products created unusual trends

Walter Kemmsies is interviewed by FreightWaves’ Eric Kullisch for FreightWaves’ Global Supply Chain Week.
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This fireside chat recap is from Tuesday, the first day of FreightWaves’ Global Supply Chain Week.

FIRESIDE CHAT TOPIC: Geopolitical pressures on freight transportation.

DETAILS: When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, spending on many products surged while spending on services dropped. The market is now shifting back to normal, and Walter Kemmsies, the managing partner of the Kemmsies Group, shared his observations on the economic impact of those shifts. 

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