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Supply Chain Brief: New Terrorist Attack Raises Additional Concerns About Border Controls in Europe

Published: 19 July 2016

ID: G00314385

Analyst(s): John Johnson , Lisa Callinan , David Gonzalez


The terrorist attack that killed more than 80 people in Nice, France, further escalates the belief that border controls may be strengthened in Europe. Additional scrutiny of trailers, drivers and loads could occur as local authorities are granted greater stop and search powers.

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What You Need to Know


  • The Economic Impact of Increased Security or Full Border Closures Could Be Significant

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