Port operations are primarily a municipal concern and are not treated as a distinct part of the national transport system.

Depressed sailors have always slipped under the radar.

Transport buyers still prioritize the truck while public transport uses buses, trains and trams.

Watch the seminar Inland and coastal shipping - What's on? held in Gothenbrg, Oct 10 2019, here

How does port state controls affect the environmental impact of shipping?

To reduce fuel consumption and carbon dioxide emissions, the growth and settlement of fouling organisms must be controlled.

There’s a tremendous jumble of sounds below the water surface and shipping is the biggest source of noise that interferes with marine life.