Shipping and fresh produce - heading for a collision course?
February 7, 2018
11:00 - 12:00
Container shipping is the dominant mode of maritime transport for Southern Hemisphere fresh produce. Given that vessel sizes are about to make another giant leap forwards and that there will be a shortage of reefer containers for the foreseeable time the combined impact on reefer box rates could be significant.
Presentation: Stijn Rubens
- Deon Joubert, CGA, South Africa
- Anne-Sophie Zerlang Karlsen, Global Head of Reefer Management, Maersk
- Cobus van der Merwe, Horizonfruits, South Africa
Deon Joubert, Special CGA envoy: market access & EU matters, Citrus Growers Association
Anne-Sophie Zerlang Karlsen , Global Head of Reefer Management, Maersk
Cobus van der Merwe, General Manager, Horizonfruits
Presenter / Contact person:
Alex von Stempel, Managing Director, Freshwater Logistics Ltd.
Stijn Rubens, Senior Advisor, Drewry