TITLE

ASIA PROJECTS MIXED SIGNALS

AUTHOR(S)
Nodar, Janet
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);Jan/Feb2010 Break Bulk, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the mixed signals in the sector of project cargo carriers in Asia as well as the logistics providers. China is noted as the biggest stakeholder in the Asian region being a manufacturer and exporter of complex industrial segments that creates demand for heavy-lift tonnage in shipping goods to Europe and the U.S. With the great number of cargoes coming out of China there was a significant decrease in the intra-Asia business due to competitive newcomers and large tramp carriers with smaller and flexible tonnage. INSETS: INDONESIA PULLS THROUGH;TIME TO GO SHOPPING?;CHINA QUALITY CHALLENGE:.
ACCESSION #
47734164

 

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