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Why does sea freight shipping demand a higher technological advancement?

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Tracing back the need for sea freight shipping back in the late 1800s, the movement of the advancement was slow and not must be needed by the people or the businessmen living then. Slowly with the concept of containerization, the need for a heavier sea freight shipping drew so much attention that it became an integral part of the industrial process. Now, at this age of modern technology, the shipping industry cannot bear to identify itself in the same old methods of booking a freight and waiting for the delivery, unknown whether it has crossed the origin terminal or it still stuck at the check post. To race with the growing needs of the industrial process, the shipping industry needs a hand of the technology which will support its mechanism and which will pathway for a smoother business among the industry players. With the old method still into existence, new players does not get the chance to come onboard and the customers are left with no choice but to accept the monopoly of the shipment carriers. With the advancement in technology one can bring in new ideas and open newer markets for better trade opportunities. Thus, there is an instance need of technological advancement in the sea freight shipping industry


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