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Why add tonnage in these bad times?

The industry must face this question at the Maritime Week conference, amid waning confidence, falling oil prices, geopolitical tension and uncertain global growth prospects

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The industry must face this question at the Maritime Week conference, amid waning confidence, falling oil prices, geopolitical tension and uncertain global growth prospects

Next week's Singapore Maritime Week 2015 comes as the industry sails through numerous squalls. Confidence in the industry, as noted in last week's column, has dipped.

Meanwhile the offshore sector, so recently in boom mode, is having to face up to the realities of "cheap" oil.

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