Bruce Barnard, JOC.com. “Brexit to have minimal impact on container shipping, Alphaliner says” www.joc.com 6/29/2016. http://www.joc.com/economy-watch/world-economy-news/brexit-have-minimal-impact-container-shipping-alphaliner-says_20160629.html 6/29/2016.
The container shipping industry, according to Alphaliner (expert publication and database focusing on the liner shipping industry and container ships), will experience “little direct impact” from Brexit. Of course any European economic downturn or market uncertainties created by Brexit may affect supply and demand and thus container volumes.