Foldable freight container reduces (environmental) cost

by: Mirjam Visser, 2018-05-23 13:24:50 UTC

HCI container

The major part of the transport of manufactured goods takes place with containers. These global containerized flows are characterized by large imbalances. The Asian segment is the one that has experienced the fastest growth while transatlantic containerized trade between Europe and North America has become comparatively a low volume market.

The imbalances cause several undesirable side-effects. In the United States, there are at all times 300 …

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