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Follow-up project

The CASSANDRA project aims to make container security more efficient and effective.

The project addresses the visibility needs of both business and government in the international flow of containerised cargo by developing a data sharing concept that allows an extended assessment of risks by both business and government.


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Institute of Shipping Economics and Logistics

The Institute for Shipping Economics and Logistics (ISL) is an independent, not-profit making research institute founded in 1954 located in Bremen and Bremerhaven, Germany.

ISL is one of the leading maritime research and consulting institutes in Europe. Around 50 employees work together in interdisciplinary project teams in the three departments Logistics Systems, Maritime Economics and Transport, and Information Logistics, well equipped with modern instruments in practice-oriented research and development projects. ISL operates one of the worldwide largest libraries specialised on maritime transport and logistics, which serves as a leading centre for maritime information and documentation, and publishes statistical market analyses (ISL Shipping Statistics and Market Review, ISL Shipping Statistics Yearbook) for more than 40 years.