Brave new world?

Container transport in 2043

What does the future hold for the container transport industry? To mark the 50th anniversary of the TT Club, we decided to fast forward to 2043 and report back.

In conjunction with global management consulting firm McKinsey, TT Club has published 'Brave new world?', a wide-ranging report summarising the passionate thoughts and opinions of industry leaders on what the future holds for the container industry over the next 25 years.

Is your business future ready? What changes can we expect over the next 25 years?

Brave New World report cover

Chapter 1: Where we have been

Discover the incredible history of container transport expansion.

Chapter 2: Where we are going

Explore the points of fundamental agreement and disagreement about the outlook for the container transport industry.

Where we are going
Six sources of value creation

Chapter 3: Four visions of the future

Contemplate four potential futures that each present very different strategic implications.

Four visions of the future
Digital reinvention
Digital disruption
Third wave of globalisation
“Peak container” & consolidation

Chapter 4: Preparing for the next 25 years

Consider what the container transport industry should be doing now to anticipate a range of uncertain futures.

Preparing for the next 25 years

Preparing for the next 25 years (short)



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If you would like to receive a printed copy of the Brave new world? report, please email lorna.marsh@thomasmiller.com

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