Voyager Blogs

Articles and features discussing the latest news and trends affecting the maritime industry as well as latest updates from Voyager Worldwide

Going short? Going short?

The world might still be battling to control COVID-19 but the signs are that the global economy is ready to roar once more. Record prices for som…

June 10, 2021 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

Shipping's data genie is out of the bottle Shipping's data genie is out of the bottle

The pandemic has changed much and yet the maritime industry has so far at least escaped the kind of structural impacts affecting other sectors. T…

May 27, 2021 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

Who put the D in ESG? Who put the D in ESG?

Finance made available on the basis of the principles of an environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategy is, we are told, the future. The …

April 29, 2021 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

The answer is transparency, now what was the question? The answer is transparency, now what was the question?

As we all know by now, the world’s media attention can shift very quickly when bad news strikes. And the grounding of Ever Given wasn’t even …

April 14, 2021 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

Shipping industry is set for a growth year but 2021 has multiple risks to navigate Shipping industry is set for a growth year but 2021 has multiple risks to navigate

Digital survey respondents predict a bounceback year and say that digitalisation is the overwhelming trend for investment and upskilling After th…

April 1, 2021 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

Play your cards right Play your cards right

“There will be no cheap fuel in future” is a phrase that should arguably be repeated mantra-like at the start of every discussion about decar…

March 17, 2021 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

Humans are (still) key to managing the risks of digitalisation Humans are (still) key to managing the risks of digitalisation

Digitalisation and decarbonisation will be the defining issues for shipping over the next quarter of a century. But the scale of the change they …

March 3, 2021 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

How a digital imbalance puts trade on a two-tier track How a digital imbalance puts trade on a two-tier track

One of the key lessons learned early in the pandemic was the need to ensure business continuity of the critical supply lines, notably maritime ga…

February 22, 2021 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs

Today’s action for tomorrow’s business Today’s action for tomorrow’s business

Shipping was the original driver of globalisation and remains the critical component of global supply chains. That it seems, will not change, tho…

February 3, 2021 – Voyager News, Voyager Blogs