Maritime Industry sails into choppy waters in 2016
20 December 2016 | Source: Bernama
KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 20 (Bernama) -- The sombre mood encircling global trade in 2016, caused the maritime industry to sail through choppy waters, while forcing players to realign strategies to sustain business.

The lower global economic growth forecast of 2.4 per cent for the year, was also a downward revision from an earlier projection of 2.9 per cent. This has forced the players to continue to be wary of 2017 and its static outlook.

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