TITLE

Carriers Unlikely to Rush Back to Ordering New Ships

PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);4/1/2013, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that container lines are unlikely to order many ships once they start earning steady profits again, according to a panel of container ship owners and shipping lines at a Capital Link Shipping Forum in New York on March 21, 2013.
ACCESSION #
86703616

 

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