The Future of Trade report is a synthesis of global viewpoints on what the future holds based on research, data and interviews with business leaders and trade experts.
Compiled by DMCC, the world’s flagship Free Zone and a Dubai government authority on commodities trade and enterprise, the 2021 edition of the report examines trade impacts from the increasingly complex geopolitical environment, transformative tech, coupled with the ongoing health crisis.
Join us as we re-analyse the ongoing factors shaping the outlook on global trade in the 2020s.Download Report
The Future of Trade Report: Crypto Edition is an exploration of how cryptocurrency and decentralised finance (DeFi) will transform how we trade, transact, and interact based on research, data, and input from key industry leaders.Learn More
Relook at the Future of Trade in 2021 as the world emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic. This special edition of the Future of Trade report examines the dynamics of global trade, and how the discovery and rollout of vaccines, accelerated technology adoption, and geopolitics all play a crucial part in determining the future of trade.Learn More
The 2020 report examines an increasingly complex geopolitical environment on top of a global economy that has been severely hit by COVID-19. We take a closer look at how the ongoing pandemic will shape global trade in the 2020s, as established and new trading hubs focus on manufacturing, finance and technology in an effort to drive economic recovery.Learn More
The 2018 Future of Trade report takes a closer look at the impact of blockchain, fintechs, digitisation, geopolitics and sustainability on trade.
We also introduce the Commodity Trade Index, a ranking system for the top global trading hubs.Learn More
An extensive look into the Future of Trade, complete with facts, figures, research and results.