The shared challenge of aging ports infrastructure will be one of the key issues discussed at the upcoming Association of Pacific Ports annual conference in Saipan next month.
Ports authorities recognise it is time to modernise, says Jane McIvor, Executive Director at the Association of Pacific Ports. “To give you one example, the Port of Long Beach has a new initiative called the supply chain information highway, a digital infrastructure project which creates a transparency right across from the time your container gets onto a ship to the time it gets off, you're able to track . . .