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Should converted VLOCs be banned?

  • Yes (73%, 114 Votes)
  • No (27%, 43 Votes)

Total Voters: 157

Start Date: May 27, 2017 @ 11:08 am
End Date: No Expiry

Is shipping's global regulatory regime under threat from lack of consensus on major issues?

  • Yes (73%, 76 Votes)
  • No (27%, 28 Votes)

Total Voters: 104

Start Date: May 27, 2017 @ 11:07 am
End Date: No Expiry

Should a cost/benefit analysis be undertaken before any new IMO regulation is enacted?

  • Yes (82%, 114 Votes)
  • No (18%, 25 Votes)

Total Voters: 139

Start Date: May 27, 2017 @ 11:07 am
End Date: No Expiry

Which city is leading shipping’s digital tech innovations?

  • London (8%, 19 Votes)
  • Hong Kong (4%, 10 Votes)
  • Oslo (13%, 30 Votes)
  • Singapore (35%, 79 Votes)
  • Tokyo (5%, 11 Votes)
  • Busan (0%, 1 Votes)
  • Hamburg (7%, 16 Votes)
  • Shanghai (7%, 17 Votes)
  • Copenhagen (13%, 30 Votes)
  • Helsinki (8%, 15 Votes)

Total Voters: 228

Start Date: May 27, 2017 @ 11:05 am
End Date: No Expiry

Is the conversation on unmanned ships being driven by owner demand or by the equipment vendors?

  • Owners (26%, 40 Votes)
  • Equipment vendors (74%, 112 Votes)

Total Voters: 152

Start Date: May 27, 2017 @ 11:05 am
End Date: No Expiry

Are there enough funds available from financial institutions for retrofits?

  • Yes (26%, 24 Votes)
  • No (74%, 68 Votes)

Total Voters: 92

Start Date: May 27, 2017 @ 11:05 am
End Date: No Expiry

Will payback have to be demonstrated before owners invest in new, disruptive technologies?

  • Yes (77%, 76 Votes)
  • No (23%, 23 Votes)

Total Voters: 99

Start Date: May 27, 2017 @ 11:04 am
End Date: No Expiry

Is the average lifetime of ships set to get younger?

  • Yes (79%, 163 Votes)
  • No (21%, 43 Votes)

Total Voters: 206

Start Date: May 27, 2017 @ 11:01 am
End Date: No Expiry