Liner shipping connects countries, markets, businesses and people, allowing them to buy and sell goods on a scale not previously possible. As the lifeblood of global economic vitality, ocean shipping contributes significantly to international stability and security.
Global Liner Shipping fills a gap in the market for a comprehensive book covering all aspects of liner trade. The industry is going through a period of change, so logistics managers and students need to understand how to deal with the current disruptions.
In Global Liner Shipping, Lars Jensen, one of the biggest names in the industry, covers topics such as network development, supply/demand analysis, collaboration, liner profit and loss, e-commerce, risk management and process management.
Each chapter ends with a real-life case study and open-ended questions.