BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  Morning Run  >  The Breakfast Grille  >  More Fragmentation, Further Localisation and Deeper Cold Wars - Global Trade in a Post-COVID-19 World

More Fragmentation, Further Localisation and Deeper Cold Wars - Global Trade in a Post-COVID-19 World

Alexander Capri, Visiting Senior Fellow, NUS Business School

27-Mar-20 08:05

Brought to you by

More Fragmentation, Further Localisation and Deeper Cold Wars - Global Trade in a Post-COVID-19 World

Even before the Covid-19 pandemic, global trade was already fragmenting courtesy of the US-China trade war.

Businesses were struggling with unpredictable tariffs and market volatility, and now contend with a pandemic that has forced countries to lockdown, ban travel, shut down manufacturing and is said to have caused the biggest drop in consumer demand since the second World War.

So how will a post Covid-19 world look for global trade and the global supply chain? Roshan Kanesan discusses with Alexander Capri.


Produced by: Roshan Kanesan

Presented by: Roshan Kanesan


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  Supply ChainsCOVID-19Supply ShockDemand ShockUS-China Trade WarTrade WarLocalisationManufacturingConsumer Goods/ServicesEconomy, Markets

Business
Money

Share this podcast

Latest Podcasts




Play / Pause

Listen now :

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:05 AM

Market Watch

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

8:05 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Chew Ne Weng, Managing Director, QES Group Bhd

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

Pressing Matters

10:05 AM

Open For Business

The One Stop-Shop Medical Platform

11:05 AM

Raise Your Game

Screw The Cubicle

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Chew Ne Weng, Managing Director, QES Group Bhd

2:05 PM

The Daily Digest

3:05 PM

Earth Matters

World Elephant Day 2020 Special - Nurturing Human-elephant Coexistence

4:05 PM

Health & Living

Healthcare in a Pandemic #3: Hospitals & Clinics

5:05 PM

The Evening Edition

8:05 PM

Off The Ball

9:00 PM

Night School

10:00 PM

Wavelength