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Positive predictions for 2016: Efficient information management leads to massive savings in shipping companies

Positive news for shipping companies in 2016: Latest study results from PricewaterhouseCoopers about future market prospects show that about 100 decision makers of German transport and shipping companies take a positive stock of 2015. 55 percent of the questioned people expect growing profit and two thirds are planning on investments – especially in new ships. 9 out of 10 shipping companies said their ships are running to capacity. Compared to 2014 this is clearly a higher result. For keeping up growth 86% expect more foreign investors. But the biggest obstacle for shipping companies is data quality, which frequently leaves international investors unsatisfied. Lee el resto de esta entrada

GREEK . Outlook calm for the shipping billionaires

First came a high-powered motorbike ridden at speed by a figure who looked as if he might belong to the Athens chapter of the Hell’s Angels. Then the first of two black limousines with darkened windows – this one a BMW with personalised number plates. Finally, an ordinary saloon.

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