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Maritime Research

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Changing Demand for Maritime Trade

Discussion Paper, 21 July 2020

  • Pierre Cariou
    Kedge Business School, Bordeaux
Maritime, Traffic Volume, Usage, Demand, Technology, Innovation, Infrastructure

The Belt and Road Initiative: Impacts on Global Maritime Trade Flows

Discussion Paper, 16 June 2020

  • Hercules Haralambides
    Dalian Maritime University
  • Olaf Merk
    International Transport Forum
Maritime, Rail, Road, Infrastructure

Maritime Policy Insights

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Future Maritime Trade Flows

Roundtable Report, 9 June 2020

  • Ensure strategic planning for port development accounts for the key drivers of trade.
  • Support policy for decarbonisation of maritime transport with carbon pricing.
  • Prevent aid to maritime shipping from eroding competition in maritime logistics services.
  • Improve maritime logistics via new performance metrics.
  • Guarantee open standards when digitalising maritime logistics.
  • Fine-tune maritime transport modelling.
Maritime, Sustainability, Environment, Freight, Logistics