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Maersk and IBM to launch digital trade solution

Mar 8, 2017 - ICT Monitor Worldwide

Following ratification of the WTO`s Trade Facilitation Agreement, IBM and Maersk are developing the use of blockchain technology to help transform global supply chains.

The goal is to digitize the paper trail associated with a container-based global supply chain by using a blockchain solution built by IBM and Maersk based on the Linux Foundation`s open source Hyperledger Fabric. When adopted at scale, the solution has the potential to save the logistics industry billions of dollars, accord

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