TITLE

Abolition of the Far East Freight Conference

AUTHOR(S)
Rowbotham, Mark
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Logistics & Transport Focus;Nov2008, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
35638280

 

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