Nickel exports by country totaled US$4.6 billion in 2019, accelerating by 61.5% for all nickel ores shippers over the five-year period starting in 2015. Globally, the value of exported nickel spiked by an average 61.1% from 2018 to 2019.
Commodity prices rose in October, with energy commodities rising 0,5% and non-energy commodities rising 1,5%.
Commodity prices were mixed in September, with energy prices falling 5,1% and non-energy commodities rising 2,4%.
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Worldwide sales from electronic circuit component exports by country totaled US$ 720.5 billion in 2019.
Overall, the value of electronic circuit component exports increased by an average 41.9% for all exporting countries since 2015 when electronic circuit component shipments were valued at $507.7 billion. The year-over-year uptick was 1.8% from 2018 to 2019.
Both energy and non-energy commodity prices continued to surge in August, rising 5,3% and 4%, respectively.
The supply chain wouldn't be able to function without the trucking industry. As crucial as this sector is, it faces some substantial challenges as shipments grow and market demands shift. Trucking is ripe for disruption, and technology like Internet of Things (IoT) devices and robotics are leading the charge.