In Hugh Darley’s blog over the holidays, he describes a future world with ocean vessels as independent countries and other container vessels as duty/tax free ports for acquiring supplies operated by Target or Wal-Mart. That future may be closer than we think. Hugh has put some extensive thought into their strategy and operation. He poses some engaging ideas.
Hugh Darley’s consulting work throughout the Caribbean Tourist Industry gives him an international perspective on the cruise companies and the laws governing the activities in international waters. Read his compelling post here: https://hughdarley.wordpress.com/2014/12/21/global-seas-citizens-of-the-world/