Categories: Business, EuropePublished On: 05.03.2019115 words0.6 min read

Port of Rotterdam White Paper: The impact of five mega trends on the container industry

The impact of five mega trends on the container industry

Demographic changes, shifts in economic power, technological innovations.

These are mega trends, each of which is changing the world around us. Trends that will certainly also impact container ports and the container industry.

This white paper examines 5 themes:

• evolving global trade

• ongoing scale increases, consolidation and integration

• hinterland networks

• logistics patterns and digital transformation

• important IT innovations for container ports

The impact on the container industry is described per theme and how supply chain stakeholders can anticipatepotential future scenarios is examined.

The Port of Rotterdam White Paper is available here