There is apparently a positive outlook in the fight against piracy in the Gulf of Guinea and other hot spots across the globe, as reports confirmed relative peace being enjoyed in some maritime crime prone routes. The Gulf of Guinea, South East Asia and The Indian Ocean High Risk Area (HRA) have all experienced significant reductions in reported maritime crimes throughout July, August and September this year. However, the improving

We’ve started working according to West European recruitment standards to comply with the restructuring of the industry. E.g. Next year container freight rates are not expected to rise dramatically amid competition between container alliances, which puts a huge pressure on recruiters. They simply have to deliver the best quality candidates to prevent off-hire. Consequently, we focus on a high retention rate. Next to this, by installing a maritime payment system,