Liner Trades 2018

Liner Trades CoverForeword by Robert Woods, CBE

Chairman, P&O Ferries and former President of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers

ISBN: 978-1-911328-09-4

Pages: 264

Container ships have largely taken over the tasks of carrying goods to market internationally. In previous decades, these trades had been undertaken by numerous small tweendeckers. Large container ships have satisfied the promoters of economies of scale.

Liner Trades covers the types of vessels operating liner services and their trade routes, and provides a comprehensive description of modern container ship operations and management. Co-operative ventures and consortia within the various service networks are detailed as are the financial and legal aspects of the trades and various types of documentation involved.

This book is aimed not only at the students who wish to work in this sector, but also at those who wish to increase their knowledge of all aspects of the shipping business.

Contributing Editors:

Patrick Neylan, Editor, Contributing editor

David Poore, Contributing Editor

Andrew Foxcroft, Contributing Editor


Students and members: through your account at www.shipbrokers.org

Non-members: https://shippingbooks.com/product/liner-trades

Alternatively, send your enquiry to education@ics.org.uk

Members can purchase books at a reduced rate of £65 plus p&p.