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World Shipping and Port Development

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shipping industries,
  • Freight Transportation,
  • International Economics (General),
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Industries - Transportation,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - General,
  • Business & Economics / International,
  • General,
  • Industries - General,
  • International - General,
  • Harbors,
  • Shipping

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTae-Woo Lee (Editor), Kevin Cullinane (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11642659M
    ISBN 101403947538
    ISBN 109781403947536

    In such cases, port authorities often use their quasi-governmental powers to regulate port charges and tariffs. During the s, a number of terminal operators and major shipping lines merged to invest in and take control of a large number of terminals all over the world. February 06, In the Communications category, the following fields were recently updated for all countries: "Telephones - fixed lines," "Telephones - mobile cellular," and "Fixed broadband. Port marketing is aimed at promoting the advantages of the entire port complex for both the port authority to attract new clients and for the port industry to generally promote its business. Fully privatized ports focus on private shareholder interests. Her objective in writing this tell-all piece is to shed light on the otherwise closed-door industry and to inform consumers about the shipping life and all that entails.

    A relatively large, minimum initial capacity of basic infrastructure is required for technical reasons. There are small industries reusing these containers as homes, bars, even swimming pools and small industrial etc units. Vessel traffic systems and aids to navigation construction and maintenance. Through examination of port management practices on a global level and deconstructing them on commercial and technological levels, this manual provides readers with a new set of skills and perspective. Since the Betuweroutea fast cargo railway from Rotterdam to Germanyhas been under construction.

    To fill these vessels, the carriers try to secure local control and coordination over inland cargo haulage and feeder operations. Men standing on the goods 'armed' with machetes slash the polythene wrapping or cut down between boxes unloaded from the containers. The more common structure for terminal operating firms is a company that owns and maintains all superstructures at the terminal for example, paving, offices, sheds, warehouses, and equipment. In practice this is not always effective because the municipality might lack the resources to realize the full value of the land in question. The establishment of a port sector regulator should only be effected in the event of serious threats to free competition within the port. Containerized and general cargoes typically have the highest VAL potential.


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World Shipping and Port Development Download PDF Ebook

They are usually responsible for one of the modes of transport, for example, the maritime and ports directorate maritime administration.

Ultimately however, the last part had to be dug by manual labour as well. Hydrotechnical construction construction of protective works, sea locks, port entrances, and others.

Port Planning and Infrastructure Design

Another reason contributing to the weakening of links between port and city centers is the rapid mechanization and specialization of port work and the accompanying increase in the operational scale and scope. Port authority staff usually operates all equipment owned by the World Shipping and Port Development book authority.

On the other hand, major container carriers are increasingly interested in securing berth and throughput capacity, with the larger ones aiming at operating their own dedicated terminals directly or through affiliated global terminal operators.

It suggests that the state no longer has any meaningful involvement or public policy interest in the port sector. Challenger Deep - in the Pacific Ocean's Marianas Trench atmeters - is the lowest point on the earth's surface.

Most of the value of private goods can be captured in market transactions between private parties. However some ports in developing countries are still managed according to the service model. World Shipping and Port Development book education and training maritime academies, merchant officers exams, and licensing of seafarers.

These shifts led to increased storage space requirements and make ports very spaceintensive. January 09, Ten additional Travel Facts have been added to the site bringing the total number to More and more, ports are becoming part of integrated logistics chains.

This trend toward globalization has affected mainly containerized operations. Planning for future operations and capital investments. Subsidies and government-provided incentives distort the World Shipping and Port Development book of resources for port development and may result in over- or underinvestment.

Once they did that, the box container was set to change the world In this way, they try to secure their market share and meet perceived service needs. For a detailed description and a comprehensive list of references see, e.

There are typically two types of cargo handling and terminal operating firms. Port Sector Regulator When interport competition is muted or absent, port authorities or public or private terminal owners are apt to use their monopoly market positions to raise tariffs in particular for captive cargoeswhich may justify regulation.

The number of ships in the world exceeds 50, As of Januarythere were 53, ships in the world's merchant fleets. It should be able to carry out financial and economic analyses and assess the socioeconomic and financial feasibility of projects in the context of national policies and priorities.

As a matter of strategic development policy, many ports encourage the codevelopment of various value-added services through franchising, licensing, and incentive leasing.

Several notable port-centered industrial clusters have developed over the last 50 years, for instance, those in Dubai, Colon, Norfolk, Rotterdam, Yokohama, Antwerp, Hamburg, Marseilles, and Houston, to name but a few. Modern production techniques and consumption patterns increase the use of transportation systems beyond levels suggested purely by the growth in trade and commerce.

In many countries, transport directorates are established as independent bodies within a ministry and perform an executive function. Large oil refineries are located west of the city.

Containers are normally stacked for storage, and the resulting stores are known as container stacks. They generate direct economic benefits private goods through their operations, as well as additional indirect benefits public goods in the form of trade enhancement, second order increases in production volumes, and collateral increases in trade-related services.

To carry out activities that manufacturers do not consider part of their core business, logistics service providers may take over parts of the production chain for example, assembly, quality control, customizing, and packing and after sales services for example, repair and reuse.

The heavily-protective and Marxist trade unions that fought so hard for their workers in places such as New York and London and Liverpool in the UK lost out to ports built specifically for containers that had no prior agreements with dockers longshoremen.

In fully privatized ports, port land is privately owned, unlike the situation in other port management models. Navelena will receive a periodic and variable remuneration depending on the fulfillment of the established service levels.Get this from a library!

Intra-regional container shipping study: prospects for container shipping and port development. [United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.; United Nations Development Programme.;] -- "This study is based on the application of the Maritime Policy Planning Models (MPPM) developed and maintained by the Transport, Communications and Tourism.

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