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  1. Over the past decade the number of maritime transportation accidents has fallen. However, as shipping vessels continue to increase in size, one single incident, such as the oil spills from ‘super’ tankers, can...

    Authors: Carine Dominguez-Péry, Lakshmi Narasimha Raju Vuddaraju, Isabelle Corbett-Etchevers and Rana Tassabehji

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2021 6:20

    Content type: Original article

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  2. Port sustainability studies are increasing rapidly and are skewed toward environmental aspects, while at the same time their results are fragmented, making it difficult to collectively assess conclusions. This...

    Authors: Anas S. Alamoush, Fabio Ballini and Aykut I. Ölçer

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2021 6:19

    Content type: Review

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  3. Currently, the shipping industry is at a crossroads. Although it has overcome numerous technological barriers and finance and economic crises over the years, the industry is facing its most prominent challenge...

    Authors: Ana Cristina Paixão Casaca and Maria Amélia Ramos Loja

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2021 6:16

    Content type: Editorial

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  4. It is widely accepted that the highly volatile Panamax market has many peculiarities; for example, Panamax vessels transport the major and the minor dry bulk cargoes worldwide. In contrast, the variety of carg...

    Authors: Ioannis Karaoulanis and Theodore Pelagidis

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2021 6:15

    Content type: Review

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  5. In 2017, the majority of the United Kingdom Supreme Court held in its judgment in the Gard Marine and Energy v China National Chartering (The Ocean Victory) case that, in bareboat charters under the ‘BARECON 89’ ...

    Authors: Albano Gilabert Gascón

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2021 6:12

    Content type: Original article

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  6. Classification societies play a major role in maritime safety and the regulation of the international shipping market. They have a dual mission, namely the classification and certification of ships. Paradoxica...

    Authors: François Fulconis and Raphael Lissillour

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2021 6:10

    Content type: Original article

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  7. Today, alternative fuels are seen as a critical area of sustainable technological growth in maritime transport. The International Maritime Organisation (IMO), the United Nations body for maritime issues and ot...

    Authors: Olga Sideri, Michalis Papoutsidakis, Theodore Lilas, Nikitas Nikitakos and Dimitrios Papachristos

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2021 6:9

    Content type: Original article

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  8. Talent management (TM) is referred as a young and developing field and it is claimed to be require more contribution from the different industry and country perspectives. Because of the highly dynamic and comp...

    Authors: Ramazan Özkan Yildiz and Soner Esmer

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2021 6:6

    Content type: Original article

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  9. This study examines the conditions that influence the choice between direct shipment and transshipment, focusing on two factors: geographical distance and demand. We develop a two-stage model comprising shippi...

    Authors: Hoshi Tagawa, Tomoya Kawasaki and Shinya Hanaoka

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2021 6:4

    Content type: Original article

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  10. Since 2006, when the Emma Maersk broke into the world of shipping, the growth in containership size has remained a continuous trend.For the last 14 years, since 2006, the enlargement of fullcontainerships size...

    Authors: Ricardo J. Sánchez, Daniel E. Perrotti and Alejandra Gomez Paz Fort

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2021 6:2

    Content type: Original article

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  11. The current Editorial addresses the evolutionary path of the shipping industry. It mentions its role throughout the years, identifies the leading market segments, refers to the different operational modes due ...

    Authors: Ana Cristina Paixão Casaca and Maria Amélia Ramos Loja

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:27

    Content type: Short report

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  12. Financial technical analysis of markets and trends differs from fundamental analysis in that econometrics are used on “fundamental” economic data in fundamental analysis. Technical analysis, however, adds to t...

    Authors: Joan Mileski, Christopher Clott, Cassia Bomer Galvao and Taliese Laverne

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:26

    Content type: Original article

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  13. The use of shipping containers for the transport of goods has become indispensable and a crucial factor for globalization by providing inexpensive and safe transport opportunities. It is expected that the numb...

    Authors: Niclas Hoffmann, Robert Stahlbock and Stefan Voß

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:22

    Content type: Original article

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  14. China’s growing influence on the world has generated profound effects on the political and economic decisions of her partner nations. Recent conflict escalation between China and western countries gives rise t...

    Authors: Gregory Whitten, Xiaoyi Dai, Simon Fan and Yu Pang

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:21

    Content type: Original article

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  15. Seaport terminals are major facilitators of international trade. One issue that is very crucial to the performance and survival of seaport terminals is the quality of service provided. However, in order to enh...

    Authors: Daniel Sakyi, Christian Kwarteng Appiah, Enock Kojo Ayesu, Mustapha Immurana and Samuel Tawiah Baidoo

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:17

    Content type: Original article

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  16. Emphasis on sustainability practices is growing globally in the shipping industry due to regulations on emissions from transportation as well as increasing customer demand for sustainability. This research aim...

    Authors: Oskari Lähdeaho, Olli-Pekka Hilmola and Riitta Kajatkari

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:16

    Content type: Original article

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  17. This study analyses 98 Internet pages of sea ports located in Sweden, Finland and Estonia during years 2017–2019. Aim of the study is to find, how website basic design is completed (colours and languages), how...

    Authors: Olli-Pekka Hilmola, Andres Tolli and Ain Kiisler

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:15

    Content type: Original article

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  18. In 2013 Chinese government unveiled one of the biggest transport plan schemes worldwide: the One Belt One Road (OBOR) strategy, now called the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). This scheme includes the developme...

    Authors: Claudio Ferrari and Alessio Tei

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:14

    Content type: Original article

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  19. Shippers and Freight Forwarding Agents spend much time clearing their cargo from the Ghanaian ports. As a result, the cost of doing business in Ghana through the Tema and Takoradi ports is high. This research ...

    Authors: Richmond Kwesi Ansah, Kwabena Obiri-Yeboah and Grace Akipelu

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:10

    Content type: Original article

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  20. In this conceptual paper, we review latest developments related to unmanned vessels and sketch potential scenarios that implicate with the existing maritime industry structure. On the one hand, we isolate a ra...

    Authors: Konstantinos Poulis, Gregorios C. Galanakis, Gregory T. Triantafillou and Efthimios Poulis

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:9

    Content type: Review

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  21. Effective liner shipping is important for the global seaborne trade. The volume of cargoes transported by liner shipping has been increasing over the past decades. Liner shipping companies face three levels of...

    Authors: Junayed Pasha, Maxim A. Dulebenets, Masoud Kavoosi, Olumide F. Abioye, Oluwatosin Theophilus, Hui Wang, Raphael Kampmann and Weihong Guo

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:8

    Content type: Original article

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  22. Previous research have distinguished the risks of supply chain disruptions and the negative effect of supply chain disruption on operational performance in terms of sales, costs and inventory. However, few res...

    Authors: Erica Lindroth, Hà Huong and Rickard Bergqvist

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:5

    Content type: Original article

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  23. Since the launch of the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) initiative in 2015, China has announced its intention to invest in major infrastructure projects to promote trade and co-operation with its trading partners al...

    Authors: Loon Ching Tang and Joyce M.W. Low

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2020 5:3

    Content type: Original article

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  24. International maritime shipping is confronted from 2006 onwards with regulation until 2030 by different policy actors (i.e. International Maritime Organization, hereafter IMO), the EU) in order to improve the ...

    Authors: Seyed Abolfazl Mohseni, Edwin van Hassel, Christa Sys and Thierry Vanelslander

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2019 4:15

    Content type: Original article

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  25. The purpose of this paper is to improve service quality of international freight forwarders and explore practical business solutions to enhance customer service level. Freight forwarder usually acts as an agen...

    Authors: Sheng Teng Huang, Emrah Bulut and Okan Duru

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2019 4:14

    Content type: Original article

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  26. Many national and international bodies, such as the European Commission, encourage the use of environment-friendly transport modes. Local and national authorities take more and more measures, for instance road...

    Authors: Katrien De Langhe, Hilde Meersman, Christa Sys, Eddy Van de Voorde and Thierry Vanelslander

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2019 4:13

    Content type: Original article

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  27. The seaport-hinterland access infrastructures become more saturated leading to extra unpredictable costs for logistics operators. To keep their services competitive, infrastructure managers (such as port autho...

    Authors: Valentin Carlan, Dries Naudts, Pieter Audenaert, Bart Lannoo and Thierry Vanelslander

    Citation: Journal of Shipping and Trade 2019 4:12

    Content type: Original article

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