The prestigious Art Basel fair is holding its first show in the Chinese territory, but getting the art there is not so easy. We take a look at how a German shipping firm handles the logistics of shipping expensive artworks abroad.
In yet another consolidation in the shipping industry, Chinese giant Cosco has made a bid for rival Orient Overseas which would make it one of the world's largest container liners in a business dominated by Europeans.
Technology options exist for converting ocean-going ships from high-pollution heavy fuel oil, to low-pollution alternative fuels. But refitting the fleet will be very expensive. Who should pay for it?
The collapse of the world's seventh-largest shipping company stranded about $14 billion worth of goods at sea. It also jacked up freight costs in an industry that has been beset by low rates for years.
A court in Germany will decide whether Hamburg's Elbe River should be deepened to allow mega freighters to more easily reach the inland port. Environmentalists filed a lawsuit against the move. Now, it's verdict time.
© 2018 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version