The "GSTTA Book" is the first report released by the "Global Shipping Think Tank Alliance", of which SRM is part. The book mainly focuses on the impact of Covid-19 on the shipping industry and the development of the regional shipping industry, highlights practices, policies and challenges in the digital era, and provides suggestions for global port and shipping industry. This is a collection of 7 presentation-based chapters and one new chapter. Its contributors are GSTTA members from Shanghai International Shipping Institute (China), Korea Maritime Institute (Korea), and World Maritime University (Sweden), Institute of Shipping Economics and Logistics (Germany), Maritime Economy Observatory (Italy), Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (Netherlands), PolyU Maritime Library and R&D Center (Hong Kong, China). They wrote on the COVID-19’s impact in their respective fields and on how their institutes and/or their governments and industries have responded to the impact.
In particular, the article written by SRM is focused on: COVID-19 Results of a Brief Investigation: the Logistics and Maritime Italian Operators’ Sentiment.