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(From Lloyds List)
IT IS with some curiosity that the maritime industry is witnessing the unfolding of a power struggle between European Union commissioners.
In most national administrations, the maritime portfolio is the equivalent of the wooden spoon: a consolation prize, a job one does while waiting for something better to come along,
In the European Commission however, the maritime portfolio is so sought-after that transport commissioner Jacques Barrot and 'maritime' commissioner Joe Borg are currently at daggers drawn ahead of what looks like being a bloody 2006. The teams surrounding the two commissioners are already rubbishing each other's …