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Frank Appel

Chief Executive Officer of Deutsche Post DHL Group

Frank Appel is Chief Executive Officer of Deutsche Post DHL Group based in Bonn, Germany.

Frank Appel
18 Feb 2017

WTO trade pact gives global economy a ray of hope

Multilateralism seems down and out. So does trade liberalisation. Any suggestion that the United Nations (UN) or the World Trade Organisation (WTO) may bring about meaningful progress increasingly falls onto disbelieving ears. To be sure, the pace of globalisation has been rapid. The resulting feeling of nervousness is therefore comprehensible.

18 Feb 2017