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Should the industry go back to basics – smaller vessels?

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Big vessels were built because smaller ones have limited cargo capacities The first cargo ship was designed in 1766. “Starvationer” had a 10 wooden container capacity to transport coal from Worsley Delph to Manchester via the Bridgewater Canal. It was known for navigating subterranean canals in the north of England. Things changed when …

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Does China’s reduced steel production threaten Australia?

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Reduced steel production starts another chain of speculations on further strained ties The country is actively cutting carbon emissions through reduced steel outputs. That posted much concern to shipbuilders who need steel, not to mention the high prices given the supply shortage. Bilateral relations at risks? While Australia was not …

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