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The Impact of Alliances in Container Shipping

Case-Specific Policy Analysis, 2 November 2018

  • Adopt a presumption toward repeal of shipping-specific block exemptions from competition law.
  • Improve project appraisal for port and hinterland infrastructure and adopt common principles for port pricing.
  • Establish more coherent ports policies to clarify roles and reduce risk of creating over-capacity.
Freight, Logistics, Investment, Pricing, Taxation, Maritime, Traffic Volume, Usage, Demand