Maritime alliance

Maritime alliances: a strategic partnership on the high seas

A shipping alliance, more commonly called a maritime alliance, is a cooperative agreement between ocean carriers to cover different trade routes for goods. The importance of such coalitions lies in the fact that the sea is a vital source of resources and a crucial means of transport for trade for several reasons:The majority of goods traded globally are carried by large ships.It is an essential means of transport for the supply of raw materials [...]