The ports of Nikolaev, Odessa and Yuzhny are going to implement the e-Port 4.0 system, the individual parts of which will operate on distributed ledger. The Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine Volodymyr Omelyan announced this during a briefing, according to Forklog.
According to him, while tranditioning to blockchain they will rely on the successful experience of the sea shipping company “Olvia” in the implementation of the electronic control system e-Port throughout the maritime industry of Ukraine. This, Omelyan believes, will make the ports’ activities more transparent and increase the speed of operations.
According to Omelyan, his department has been actively supporting the digitalization of the national maritime industry for several years.