Italy was the first epicenter of the COVID-19 outbreak in Europe as well in the Mediterranean area. Shipping Industry is one of those that have been affected by COVID-19. Despite negative conditions, shipping lines are continuing their operation.
It is common to hear that complicated and prolonged bureaucracy in ports challenges the Shipping industry. It leads to time-loss, efficiency errors, congestion, etc. So how should we optimize the workflow of ports?
No doubt it is true that Greece is considered the most important shipping hub in Mediterranean and in the world. It is challenging and interesting to what extent COVID-19 impacted the shipping industry and how industry players will respond to the current situation.