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Bottled water business expected to reach half a trillion by 2028

Water covers about 71% of the surface of Earth but only 3% is said to be fresh water. About 2.5% of the earth’s fresh water isn’t available for consumption as they are locked up in the atmosphere, ice caps, glaciers, soil that is very polluted or lies buried within the Earth and expensive to be […]

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Suez Canal blockade could create disruptions in the shipping industry for months

The stranding of a container ship in the Suez Canal has created disruptions in the global shipping industry that could take weeks and possibly months to clear, top container shipping lines said. Around 30 percent of the world’s shipping container volume moves through the 193 km Suez Canal daily. Empty containers, which Asian factories need […]