Industry Sectors - Global Issues



Are TOS Systems Efficient Enough for SMTs?

  The Automation, Training & Simulation Issue

SMT's show strong willingness to change and improve, but they need to do so with little investment, and limited impact. Not only do they need pre-configured software, but they also need a provider who comes...

  Automation and Optimisation, Global Issues, Port & Maritime Training


How to Navigate the Dry Bulk Market

  The Mega-Ship Issue

The barometer on the state of health of the dry bulk market is usually reflected in the performance of the Baltic Dry Index (BDI), which is based on a composite of the Capesize, Panamax, Handy-size and...

  Global Issues


Whitepaper: Container Weighing Explained

  Edition Online

Load measurement specialist Strainstall articulate in detail all the major issues ports and terminals have to be aware of with the impending container weighing regulations in 2016

  Container Handling, Global Issues


Alphaliner: Shipping Capacity Beats Q3 Port Demand Gains

 16 Nov 2017

Alphaliner has reported on the combined effects of new ship deliveries and a reduction in the idle fleet

  Carriers, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain



TT Club Points to Cyber Defence Advice After Not Petya

 13 Nov 2017

TT Club has called upon the container shipping industry to act on the not Petya malware advice shared by one of its former experts

  Global Issues, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


Maritime Union Urges UK Gov to Act on Paradise Papers

 13 Nov 2017

Nautilus International has urged the UK government to respond to the ‘Paradise Papers’ revelations of tax avoidance in overseas territories

  Global Issues, Shipping


ITF: Indonesian Worker Crushed at ICTSI Jakarta Terminal

 10 Nov 2017

An Indonesian worker has died at the International Container Terminal Services facility in Jakarta, according to the International Transport Workers’ Federation

  Container Handling, Global Issues, Shipping, Terminal Focus


India to Expand Real Time Ship Data Sharing

 09 Nov 2017

India’s Navy has offered to share real-time data on maritime movements with 10 countries bordering the contested Indian Ocean, amid increased Chinese maritime activity there

  Carriers, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Q&A: McKinsey Explains Container Shipping 2067 Vision

 09 Nov 2017

The shipping industry is starting a whole new era of disruption as new technologies force players in the maritime supply chain to either digitize or face their demise

  Automation and Optimisation, Carriers, Container Handling, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain