Technologies in Shipping and Port Management
... in Shipping and Port Management
In this chapter, on one hand, the writer examines some changes around the ships and port, and more and more technologies that are being used in transport processes such as the EDI system, RFID. On the other hand, the case study focuses on the reasons that the seaport of Singapore is a success, as it is one of the most important seaports in international shipping.
3.1 The technologic and technologies in shipping and port management
Figure 3.1 World Seaborne Traffic (MOL, online)
Figure 3.2 International Seaborne Trades for Selected Years ( UNCTAD, online)
Just as the figures shows, the seaborne speedy development, nowadays, more than 90% of goods that are traded worl...