The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) posted the 2015 Review of Maritime Transport.
Includes the latest trends in seaborne trade, fleet, freight costs, ports and the legal and regulatory framework. This year’s special chapter deals with sustainable transport. In this issue, you will also find articles on new trade facilitation projects in Africa and Central Asia, booming trade flows between West / Central Africa and China, specific training needs of National Trade Facilitation Committees, as well as port rankings.
Among other things, the review notes the continuing reduction in the number of liner companies and the increase in the TEU capacity per remaining liner companies.
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