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Should converted VLOCs be banned?

  • Yes (75%, 50 Votes)
  • No (25%, 17 Votes)

Total Voters: 67

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 (86%, 30 Votes)
  • No (14%, 5 Votes)

Total Voters: 35

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 (83%, 44 Votes)
  • No (17%, 9 Votes)

Total Voters: 53

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

Which city is leading shipping’s digital tech innovations?

  • London (7%, 6 Votes)
  • Hong Kong (4%, 4 Votes)
  • Oslo (19%, 17 Votes)
  • Singapore (28%, 25 Votes)
  • Tokyo (4%, 4 Votes)
  • Busan (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Hamburg (8%, 7 Votes)
  • Shanghai (11%, 10 Votes)
  • Copenhagen (11%, 10 Votes)
  • Helsinki (8%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 90

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 (32%, 16 Votes)
  • Equipment vendors (68%, 34 Votes)

Total Voters: 50

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

Are there enough funds available from financial institutions for retrofits?

  • Yes (29%, 12 Votes)
  • No (71%, 30 Votes)

Total Voters: 42

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 (70%, 32 Votes)
  • No (30%, 14 Votes)

Total Voters: 46

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

Is the average lifetime of ships set to get younger?

  • Yes (82%, 73 Votes)
  • No (18%, 16 Votes)

Total Voters: 89

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