MAKING WAVES: AN E-NEWS BRIEF (01-15 MARCH 2020)

As the stakes against the COVID-19 pandemic increase, the shipping industry is battening down the hatches to withstand the perceived recession following weak demand from the Asia Pacific and Europe. Amidst the crisis, geopolitical tensions in traditional flashpoints continue to draw in the assets of emerging naval powers.

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