The end of 2021 is coming with all the difficulties it began. We are at the peak of the present COVID wave with lockdowns in some countries, travel restrictions and new requirements to visit public places. The world economy and the shipping industry in particular are unpredictable. The 2021 was remarkable year with the shut down for a week of Suez Canal and extraordinary situation coming out of it due to container ship Ever Given grounding plummeting of the freight rates in the second half of the year, shortage of container ships in the market, transition to new fuels, developments of the autonomous ships, etc.
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