Rare earth deposits exist all over the planet, but the majority of the world's rare earth metals are produced and refined in China.
The largest shipping hubs have gotten bigger and busier. Here’s a look at how the global landscape has evolved over the past 15 years.
What is the top export in every country? This series of maps explores some of the most influential goods in global trade.
The cocoa supply chain is a bittersweet one. While chocolate is a beloved sweet treat globally, many cocoa farmers are living a bitter reality.
What makes your cup of coffee possible, and how much does it really cost? Here’s how the $200B coffee supply chain breaks down economically.
How does coffee get from a faraway plant to your morning cup? See the great journey of beans through the coffee supply chain.
The WEF surveyed 347 risk analysts to uncover the most likely post-pandemic threats—and no area from the economy to the environment is untouched.
The U.S. finds itself in a precarious position, depending largely on China and other foreign nations for the critical minerals needed in the new energy era.
China has become the world's major trading partner – and now, 128 of 190 countries trade more with China than they do with the United States.
Every day, global trends are reshaping society and the business landscape. Here are 10 insights into how the world is changing—and where we are heading.