One of the most controversial entrepreneurs of our time is Ingvar Kamprad. A man who grew up in the countryside and managed to build a multi-billion dollar IKEA empire out of nothing. A billionaire whose avarice gives rise to jokes. What was Ingvar like and what was the secret of his success?
Andrey Nikolayevich Patrushev is a well-known Russian businessman and businessman, Deputy General Director for the promotion of offshore projects at Gazprom Neft. In the article you will find the full biography of the entrepreneur
When expanding business, many companies enter into agreements with new partners. At the same time, there is a risk of failure: non-payment of funds, non-compliance with the terms of the contract, refusal to supply goods, etc. are possible. To secure the transaction, they resort to settlements with letters of credit at the bank. This method of making payments fully ensures compliance with all agreements and satisfies the requirements and expectations from the transaction of both parties
Recently, China has been the leader in the global automotive industry. What is the secret of the success of the Chinese state in this difficult segment for the modern market?
The trade balance as one of the key indicators significantly affects the economic situation of the country. The foreign trade balance is the difference between exports and imports (balance), in that order. In other words, the balance of trade is the difference between money flowing into and out of a country. Therefore, the balance can be both positive and negative (if expenses exceed income)
When choosing appliances for the home, people are guided by different indicators: price, additional features, compliance with the style of the room for which it is bought. But, perhaps, one of the most important parameters in choosing equipment is quality. Everyone has long known that the leading positions in the quality of goods are occupied by Japanese corporations. But there are many other worthy analogues of Japanese technology, produced, for example, by Siemens, whose country of origin is Germany
In some cases, there is no other way but to escort cargo moving across the state border. Customs escort is a method of transporting something across the state border under the control of customs officers
Annually published rating of the largest pharmaceutical companies that sold the largest volume of goods. Some of them have been on the lists of the best for years. Below is a ranking of the 10 largest and most successful he althcare companies in 2018
Jabrail Karaarslan is a well-known businessman and functionary in the field of logistics, co-founder of a large logistics holding, which is known throughout the world. The company of Jabrayil and his partners is engaged in the provision of transport and forwarding services
Incoterms are a series of pre-defined commercial rules published by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) relating to international commercial law. They are applied at the conclusion of foreign economic transactions. DAP conditions - this is a situation where the seller hires transport, carries out customs clearance of the goods and delivers it to the place agreed by the parties to the transaction. Unloading, customs clearance and other procedures are the responsibility of the buyer
How does the Druzhba oil pipeline work nowadays? Brief political overview, main directions of development
International business is an entrepreneurial activity in which organizations from different countries participate, and in which international capital is involved. Subjects in international business can be individuals, enterprises, government agencies
Each entrepreneur, concluding an international commercial agreement, has come across the rules of Incoterms, 2010 (this is the latest edition), which regulate the payment of transport costs, the transfer of risks from the seller to the buyer and the actual transfer of goods. In this article, we will give a brief description of each term, define the features and consider in detail the distribution of responsibilities in the case of delivery on CIF terms
The tragic incident in the Syrian sky, which occurred on November 24, 2015, dramatically affected the relationship between Russia and Turkey. This affected almost all areas: political, trade, economic, tourism and construction
The volume of export operations is one of the indicators of the country's economic development. The strong position of the state in the international market testifies not only to production advantages, but also characterizes the competitiveness of products
The national economy of the Republic of Belarus, according to the state concept, is socially oriented, open, export-oriented, with significant scientific and innovative potential. In Soviet times, the region was called the “assembly shop” of the country, which Belarus still is today, maintaining close industrial ties with Russia, Ukraine, and other CIS countries
TIR on trucks - what is it? For many inhabitants, this inscription on the trucks is incomprehensible. How it stands for and what it means, we will talk in the article
Properly established re-export is one of the most important factors in relations between countries in the context of globalization. What is the customs procedure for re-export in Russia and what are its main features?
What is import? It is to import goods, works or services into the customs territory from abroad into the state without re-export
The "take or pay" condition is a fairly common mechanism in relations between large corporations, including international corporations
For the registration of each mark of new products in business, the International Classification of Goods and Services is used. At the initial stage, the applicant determines under which category his activity falls. In the future, this will be the basis for the implementation of registration procedures and determining the amount of the fee paid by the entrepreneur
Viking Line ferries that sail the seas of the B altic can compete with ocean liners in terms of comfort - restaurants, cozy cabins, saunas, cinemas, dance floors and much more await tourists on board. The services provided to passengers on tours on these ferries cannot be compared with anything in the tourism industry. Viking Line ferries are mainly engaged in the transportation of passengers in the directions Finland-Estonia, Finland-Sweden
In recent years, the Arctic is one of the key regions in terms of Russia's national interests. One of the most important aspects of Russia's presence here is the development of the Northern Sea Route
This article discusses some concepts of international trade, as well as imports and exports of countries - important players in international trade: Russia, China, etc
Export activities are closely related to the economic activities of enterprises. Foreign economic activity is the sum of methods and means of cooperation in trade, economic and scientific and technical terms, monetary and financial and credit relations with foreign states. Export - what is it?
The development of any modern economy is hard to imagine without the activation of its ties with other countries. Since 1991, Russia has abandoned the state monopoly on foreign trade, which means that all firms now know what foreign economic activity is. Today, every enterprise has the right to enter the world market for goods and services, and the state no longer acts as an intermediary between it and foreign partners
Each unit of product cleared at customs posts undergoes a special identification process. As a result, it receives the code of the commodity nomenclature of foreign economic activity
Today most of the cargo is transported by sea. Even today, it is the cheapest and most reliable way to deliver goods to the consumer. Therefore, each country strives to have its own outlets to the sea and develop shipping. But where is the largest port in the world located? What does it depend on and why did it happen?
This article will be of interest to those who want to know what international trade is. This is a multifaceted issue, so the definition of the term is considered from various points of view