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Adoption of Green Shipping Practices

  • Y. H. Venus LunEmail author
  • Kee-hung Lai
  • Christina W. Y. Wong
  • T. C. E. Cheng
Chapter
Part of the Shipping and Transport Logistics book series (STL)

Abstract

International trade has grown significantly following rapid increases in global sourcing activities and dispersed production sites. On the other hand, carbon dioxide emissions by the shipping industry are estimated to increase significantly as international trade continues to flourish and prosper.

Keywords

Stakeholder Theory Shipping Activity International Maritime Organization Shipping Industry Green Practice 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. H. Venus Lun
    • 1
    Email author
  • Kee-hung Lai
    • 2
  • Christina W. Y. Wong
    • 3
  • T. C. E. Cheng
    • 4
  1. 1.Shipping Research CentreThe Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHong KongChina
  2. 2.Shipping Research CentreThe Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHong KongChina
  3. 3.Shipping Research CentreThe Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHong KongChina
  4. 4.Shipping Research CentreThe Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHong KongChina

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