In this special eBook guide to workforce issues, we look not only at the typical salaries for supply chain professionals like you in various roles, but also at the unique challenges you face in your jobs, and how you deal with them.
“The future availability and quality of onshore power facilities, as well as quality low-sulfur fuel and LNG bunkering infrastructure in ports, will be of vital importance to owner-operators. Optimizing ports calls through better use of data...
“Exports face the headwinds of an appreciating dollar and retaliatory tariffs, while imports are surging now with the likelihood of a steep falloff in early 2019,” said Stephen Stanley, chief economist at Amherst Pierpont Securities.
The trading hindrance is the result of a switch from a widely used shipping fuel today to a range of cleaner options post-2020 when International Maritime Organization rules to lower sulfur emissions will start.