Alibaba payments affiliate Ant Financial is poised to launch a blockchain platform next month, alongside an application that tracks rice shipments.
U. S. Customs and Border Protection will begin its live testing of a shipment tracking system on a blockchain after Labor Day.
CBP plans to trial blockchain technology to verify North American Free Trade Agreement and Central American Free Trade Agreement certificates.
TradeLens has attracted a wide variety of entities ranging from port operators and customs authorities to logistics companies and even rival carriers.
A firm that launched a blockchain-based application for food tracking last year has rolled out a similar service for diamonds.
Commonwealth Bank of Australia has announced the completion of a cross-border shipment that was tracked with blockchain.
Professional consulting giant Accenture Global Solutions may be considering using blockchain technology to streamline shipping logistics.
Following China's pharma scandal, investors are buying a firm's claim to be developing a vaccine-tracking blockchain, but one regulator isn't happy.
Lufthansa has partnered with software giant SAP to launch a blockchain competition seeking ideas for blockchain applications in the airline industry.
A digital services firm owned by a Singapore government agency and a major port operator has launched a blockchain platform for cross-border trade.