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Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend (2/3)

Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend Ⅱ   Last time we looked into the trend of shipping and terminal industry. We now are going to have a deeper look into the industry trend for sequel. In the last posting of Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend we shared the size enlargement of vessels and terminals. What comes… Read More »

Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend

Shipping and Terminal Industry Trend Ⅰ 1. Containership size growth and cascading Probably the most significant trend affecting the global container port industry is the extraordinary increase in containership sizes. Over the last 15 years or so, there has been a repeated process in the liner shipping industry: Maersk Line breaks ranks and orders vessels… Read More »