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Søren Skou sees only tentative signs of recovery

Global consolidation in the container sector is now seriously underway, but will in itself not impact the industry's biggest problem, namely overcapacity, says Maersk Line CEO Søren Skou. The Chief Executive points to only tentative improvements among the hard-pressed box carriers.

Photo: Carsten Bundgaard
Photo: Carsten Bundgaard

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