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For as long as we have travelled by sea, there have been reports of ghost ships sailing crew-less and haunted around the world. Nowadays the scariest stories told in the media are of "dark" vessels smuggling people and weapons undetected on the seas. And looking to the future, what will happen as vessels become autonomous ghost ships? This article explores ghost ships old and new and the truth behind the myths.
Since President Donald Trump’s US administration came into force, conversations about climate have intensified because of speculation over how many of his predecessor’s commitments will be reversed.
For the maritime industry, particularly the tanker and dry bulk sectors, the question is how it will affect the demand to ship fossil fuels in the near and long term.
Download the whitepaper to understand the forecast on global reliance on fossil fuels and its impact on commodity shipping.
About the author:
Christopher Pålsson has a wide experience ranging from practicing business development to transport and logistics studies for manufacturing industries, governmental agencies, ship owners and business organisations. Chris has worked with shipping and industrial market analysis since the 1980s.