Maritime Container Port Security

USA and European Perspectives

  • Xufan Zhang
  • Michael Roe

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Xufan Zhang, Michael Roe
    Pages 1-12
  3. Xufan Zhang, Michael Roe
    Pages 59-85
  4. Xufan Zhang, Michael Roe
    Pages 87-103
  5. Xufan Zhang, Michael Roe
    Pages 105-155
  6. Xufan Zhang, Michael Roe
    Pages 157-186
  7. Xufan Zhang, Michael Roe
    Pages 187-196
  8. Xufan Zhang, Michael Roe
    Pages 197-240
  9. Xufan Zhang, Michael Roe
    Pages 261-274
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 275-282

About this book


Placing special emphasis on the significant security issues associated with modern container international transport, this book provides in-depth exploration on both the US and European Union port and shipping policy, and that of wider international trade. The authors take an original and topical look at the security initiatives introduced by the USA and their impact in the EU. Based on original research by renowned experts in the field, this book provides vital insight for academics, government policy-makers and practitioners.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Xufan Zhang
    • 1
  • Michael Roe
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of LogisticsBeijing WuZi UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.Graduate School of ManagementPlymouth UniversityPlymouthUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG, part of Springer Nature 2019
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Management
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-03824-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-03825-0
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