International trade continues to evolve at a rapid pace. Exporters and importers must be fully aware of the latest developments in order to ensure that they are not missing out on growth opportunities. In recent years, global trade has been affected by a trade war and increasing political influence. However, these hurdles are not going to stop companies from transacting across borders. It is likely that global trade will continue on a growth path over the next few years. This blog analyses the current state of affairs and makes four major global trade predictions for the year 2020.