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ISSUE 64 | May 2019
political instability affects Venezuelan shipping
The political turmoil currently hitting Venezuela is damaging the country’s economy and the country’s maritime sector is in deep water
Inside the Smart Ports Summit
As the maritime industry works to become more and more digital-focused and sustainable, the Smart Ports Summit provided a useful platform for debate
IMO Sulphur regulations: is the industry prepared?
With less than a year to go before stricter limits on sulphur emissions kick in, do shippers know what to expect?
Using AI For ship navigation
A new entrant to the market, Orca AI has launched an AI-based tool to improve safety in navigation
How much of a threat is GPS spoofing?
After years of sporadic reports related to GPS spoofing, the industry is still largely unprepared for such attacks
Sweden’s roadmap to fossil free shipping
Sweden is developing a roadmap to phase out the use of fossil fuels by 2045 - but how will such a bold plan be carried out?
Keeping the Mississippi River Channel clear
In this video feature, we look into the dredging efforts along the Mississippi River and their importance for the US shipping sector
five key takeaways from UK’s new maritime strategy
We take a look at the five most significant projects Maritime 2050 is bidding to implement
Algae fuel production
Algae fuel has long been discussed as a sustainable alternative, but making it a commercial reality has proved a challenge