Port Security is Still a House of Cards

Topics: Supply Chain, Transportation,

This article discusses ways to increase the security and resilience of seaports and connecting trade routes. By evaluating the current situation, it points out weaknesses in the system and provides recommendations for improvement, including creating auditing organizations for accountability's sake and incentivizing technological improvements at ports. Further, it notes that the implementation of such measures will only negligibly affect importers and consumers, but significantly decrease the risks associated with an attack or other crisis.

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