Drewry warns BCOs to adapt their contract strategy

International transport and logistics executives using container shipping are facing the biggest shift in their ocean provider base for 20 years and must adapt their procurement and contract strategy, according to ocean freight procurement consultancy Drewry Supply Chain Advisors. In the last five years, beneficial cargo owners have been able to secure large reductions in […]

GEMAK is on the crest of a wave

Exceeding 2,500 ships either repaired or converted since 1969, Turkey’s Gemak, one of the biggest shipyard groups in Turkey, has secured more than 98 ship repair projects for the first half of 2017 from various ship owners for different vessel types and sizes, the largest portfolio from countries involved being Italy, Netherlands, Germany, Norway, Japan, […]