TITLE

Industry Forecast

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Japan Shipping Report;Q2 2012, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Industry Profile
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a forecast for the shipping industry in Japan in the second quarter of 2012. It states that the Port of Tokyo which is considered to be the biggest in terms of container handling has managed to avoid contraction. It also mentions that there will be growth in the annual box throughput at the Port of Tokyo by an average of 3.9 percent per annum.
ACCESSION #
74559526

 

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