"Colossal or clever? The choice ambitious ports face": World Port Development
Keith McSwain, Business Manager, Americas for Jade Software Corporation recently spoke to World Port Development about some of the current trends in the shipping industry and how ports can best compete:
American author Mark Twain once said: “To stand still is to fall behind.” Even today his wise words ring true and are pertinent to ports around the globe. In an ever-changing arena, ports and terminals must ask themselves key strategic questions in order to remain relevant. Chiefly – is bigger better? In an effort to stay competitive should terminals cater to mega container ships or offer more diverse services, like managing mixed cargo?