Εξελίξεις στη ναυτιλιακή αγορά
KeywordsΤάσεις του μελλοντικού κόσμου ; Γεωπολιτική ; Οικονομία ; Θαλάσσιο εμπόριο ; Ναυτιλιακή αγορά ; Υπερχωρητικότητα ; Trends of future world ; Geopolitics ; Economy ; Sea trade ; Shipping markets ; Surplus
Shipping is a global activity and one of the main pillars of the world economy. World scene today is full of uncertainties while big changes and challenges are due to come. The future world trends and the global geopolitical rivalries will inevitable influence the world economy and doing so, the trade, sea trade, shipping and finally shipping market. It is very difficult if not impossible for someone to predict with accuracy the upcoming changes and same as difficult to shape the policy to copy with them. However the development of different scenarios based on future world trends and the analysis of them can lead in sound planning that even though cannot bring the best solutions to the problems at least can make the shipping community to actively involved and not being a simple observer as the trends come true. Everything leads to the conclusion that the future world will be a multipolar one with the developing countries to play a big role. The course of their economy growth will define much the world economy and sea trade as well. China will play big role in the future world economy and sea trade, and its priorities, national planning and ambitions will have huge impact on the future shipping market. Recent world economy crisis has left its deep scars to the shipping market regardless current signs of recovery. The above, combined with the aforementioned trends and predictions, introduce challenges along with opportunities which shipping market must acknowledge early on and manage it accordingly, using smart solutions, innovative ideas, flexibility and management of superior level. The surplus, energy costs and the compliance with the new regulations will be of first priorities.