Editor, Seatrade Maritime News
Marcus Hand is the editor of Seatrade Maritime News and a dedicated maritime journalist with nearly two decades of experience covering the shipping industry in Asia. In addition to running Seatrade's maritime and offshore news website based from Singapore he is the Asia Editor of Seatrade Maritime Review.
Marcus is also an experienced industry commentator and has chaired many conferences and round tables. Prior to joining Seatrade at the beginning of 2010 Marcus worked for shipping industry journal Lloyd's List for a decade and previous to that the Singapore Business Times covering shipping and aviation.
Marcus’s Recent activity
The management of cyber security has been highlighted as key aspect of safety by the IMO as technology becomes essential in ship operations.
As China continues to tighten inspection requirements for cold chain food imports over Covid-19 fears Ocean Network Express (ONE) has suspended taking food import bookings bound for Huangpu, China.