SURVEY: How have you been impacted by the coronavirus and IMO 2020?

2020 has started tumultuous with rising fuel costs, weaker freight rates and the unexpected coronavirus outbreak. To report on these developments as accurately as possible, Project Cargo Journal is executing a survey among our readers. 

The results will be used to provide better insight into the current market developments and help us optimize our website and articles.

The survey will take just 5 minutes to fill in the survey and your input will be much appreciated. We will also give away two VIP tickets to the Project Cargo Summit 2020 – which will take place on the 23rd and 24th of September in Rotterdam.

Click here to start the survey. The results will be treated confidentially and anonymously.

We thank you for your input,

The PCJ team.


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