Decline of Globalisation and Free Trade
Globalisation and free trade are on the way out for four reasons:
~ Roedy (1948-02-04 age:70)
- Transportation costs are rising. Between 2007 and 2008 the price of shipping a container from China to New York jumped from $3000 to $8000 USD.
- Environmentally, globalisation creates too much greenhouse gas to ship goods all over the planet.
- All that shipping spreads diseases and invasive species.
- All that shipping makes smuggling for terrorism duck simple.