The Container Throughput Index of the Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI) and the Institute of Shipping Economics and Logistics (ISL) increased slightly from a revised 116.5 to 117.0 in October
After having built a “bulk load” of ships in the years 2010-2012 with an average volume of 154 million dwt per year, the output of the international yard industry is set to fall to around 100 million dwt in the current year and could decline even further in 2014 as ISL’s latest report “World Shipbuilding and Shipbuilders” shows
The 6th European Conference on ICT for Transport Logistics (ECITL) took place from October 23rd to 25th, 2013 in Zaragoza, Spain. This year’s conference focussed on “Logistics Research: Solutions and Innovation through Cooperation"
The consortium of the German research project ECSIT, which was initiated by the Bremen Ministry for Economics, Labour and Ports and coordinated by the Institute of Shipping Economics and Logistics (ISL) in Bremerhaven, announces the successful completion at the end of the three-year duration