Sam Chambers Editor, Maritime CEO Starting out with the Informa Group in 2000 in Hong Kong, Sam Chambers became editor of Maritime Asia magazine as well as East Asia Editor for the world’s oldest newspaper, Lloyd’s List. In 2005 he pursued a freelance career and wrote for a variety of titles including taking on the role of Asia Editor at Seatrade magazine and China correspondent for Supply Chain Asia. His work has also appeared in The Economist, The New York Times, The Sunday Times and The International Herald Tribune.
  • Shipping has its ‘Kyoto’ moment in 2018 Undoubtedly, how shipping manages its environmental footprint was this industry’s news story of the year. 2018 was the year where regulators finally gave shipping its ‘Kyoto’ moment – demanding vessels slash their carbon footprint in half by 2050 compared to 2008 levels. With ships trading for 25 years, what this new ruling means is that […] 0 Comments December 12, 2018
  • Shipyards at crossroads as consolidation looms As orderbooks slump to generational lows this year prices will fall further – they already have dropped consistently over first few weeks of 2017. 0 Comments February 16, 2017
  • Auf wiedersehen London A trumped up, little rocky outcrop in the North Atlantic has decided it no longer wants to remain within the European Union, a decision that overnight jettisons Britain – and more specifically London – from the maritime map. London, for centuries, has claimed to be the centre of world shipping – a cluster that boasts […] 0 Comments July 7, 2016
  • Ports struggle to keep alongside boxship leviathans Every quarter Maritime CEO magazine poses a series of topical questions to readers to answer online. Typically we tend to get anywhere from 600 to 1,200 responses. In the four years of running these polls we have never had a question that has received a 100% answer one way or another … until now. There […] 0 Comments April 14, 2016