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Supply Chain Brief: New Fuel Regulations for Ocean Carriers Raise Price, Capacity Issues for Shippers

Published: 10 April 2019

ID: G00388873

Analyst(s): John Johnson , David Gonzalez


Ocean carriers are bracing for higher costs in 2020 due to new fuel regulations designed to make the industry more environmentally friendly. Carriers will likely pass on these costs to customers, so supply chain leaders should look for ways to minimize cost increases while ensuring capacity.

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  • How Capacity and Pricing May Be Impacted

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