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Shipping Joins TikTok to be a Part of the US–China Trade War

Shipping and supply-chain logistics have emerged as pivotal battlegrounds in the intensifying US–China trade war, initially sparked by efforts to address trade imbalances and intellectual property rights issues. This conflict has escalated, becoming a focal point in the election year, with both democrats and republicans leveraging anti-China rhetoric to demonstrate their nationalism and commitment to reaffirming American dominance in global affairs.


Alarmed by the growing Chinese footprint in the marine service sector, the United States (US) is endeavouring to revive its shipping sector. It is also diversifying the supply lines through on-shoring and nearshoring to de-risk and reduce its dependence on China. 

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Published On : 29th Mar, 2024

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