Economies of Scale – Challenges for Port and Airport Infrastructure and
Transportation & Logistics
8:00 – 9:30am . Major ports and airports around the world are struggling to accommodate growth – not just in terms of numbers, but also the challenge posed by larger ships and planes. This is especially true for Hong Kong and Asia.
The A380 appears to be the limit for now in aviation and has been effectively accommodated by airport operators. However, in the maritime sector, the push for ever larger ships continues unabated, despite concerns about over-capacity and the operational challenges for terminal operators in handling both mega vessels and mega alliances. What are the implications for Hong Kong? What can the maritime sector learn from the aviation sector? First 15-20 minutes is for networking Light breakfast included Hosted by the Transportation & Logistics Committee
The American Chamber of Commerce in HK 1904 Bank of America Tower 12 Harcourt Road Central, Hong Kong