UK’s Biggest Port Operator Exploring Blockchain Shipping Solutions Across 21 Ports

UK’s biggest port operator, Associated British Ports begins exploring blockchain shipping solutions across its 21 UK ports, in partnership with logistics software service provider Marine Transport International (MTI). ABP, which carries out 25 percent of the cargo shipments in Great Britain, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with MTI to pilot shipments using blockchain technology.  Commercial Director at ABP, Jens Skibsted Nielsen stated: “We handle almost 100 million tons of cargo across all sectors every year, so we are a significant gateway for our customers’ supply chains,” According to a report by the…

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ADX signs a blockchain deal FTSE / NASDAQ NEWS 

UAE Stock Exchange ADX Signs a Blockchain Deal with UK Startup EquiChain

Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange ADX signs a blockchain deal with UK fintech startup EquiChain, blockchain specialists for capital markets. The UAE has been leading the way in the oil rich region, several capital markets throughout the Arabian Gulf are looking at blockchain technology for their logistics and operations. The partnership with ADX, marks a high profile step for the company’s endeavours within the Middle East. It is one of four financial market infrastructures from the MENA region to join the working community.

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