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24 May 2018

• McKinsey US study on port and shipping. “Thanks to rate reductions by ocean-freight providers, North American shippers enjoyed about $23 billion in savings from 2010 to 2015. Despite this, they aren’t happy; the service they receive frustrates them. “:

• Maersk at a loss in Q1. And the only answer once more seems cost cutting and hoping for better days:
o Maersk Analysis
o Excellent Jensen analysis:

• “Belling the cat“ – a nice parable that fits our industry:

• This could not have worked out. Maersk not getting support from their peers for its blockchain initiative. And what would be the business model for that Maersk/IBM venture anyway?:

• Expensive accident, Maersk Honam:

• Interesting trial electronic certificate of origin trials in Singapore:

/shared by Dennis de Ruiter – Sea and Shore Services b. v.