Shipping’s JIT failure that a five-year-old could understand

Benefits from just-in-time arrivals at the port are so obvious and easy to achieve that a five-year-old can understand it and yet the industry does not get it according to one leading industry figure.

Martin Crawford-Brunt, CEO at consultancy Lookout Maritime told Container News that it is
essential the industry “ends the practice of ‘sail fast to wait’”, slowing ships down is a
simple and effective way to reduce congestion and cut greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

“Slowing ships down to reach the...

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