Abolition of the Far East Freight Conference

Rowbotham, Mark
November 2008
Logistics & Transport Focus;Nov2008, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p39
Trade Publication
The author comments on the impact of the abolition of the Far East Freight Conference (FEFC) by the European Union (EU). According to the author, the gal behind the abolition is to make freight rates in the maritime container freight industry more competitive. The author asserted that such goal may not be good because of the financial crisis. On the other hand, he mentioned of possible strategic alliances in the sector.


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