The APSN Study Center (ASC) is officially inaugurated at opening session of Port Connectivity Forum on 15 November 2018 in Singapore.
Mr. Marc-Yves Bertin, President of the APSN Council, Mr. Fei Weijun, Secretary-General of APSN, Mr. Zhang Baochen, Chairman of the Academic Committee of China Waterborne Transport Research Institute (WTI) jointly inaugurated the ASC. The ASC will be located in WTI.
Mr. Fei says the mission of ASC will be to conduct research and studies that will enable APSN to enhance the services and products provided to APSN Council Members, Regular Members and APEC port and port related industries. The establishment of ASC represents that APSN will build a high-end think tank for the APEC port and related industry. The ASC will provide professional and efficient technical advice and services for industry by worldwide experts and talents to improve the competitiveness of industry and achieve the connectivity and green sustainable development of APEC port and related industry .