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Anti-piracy watchdog concerned about rising attacks on tankers in Southeast Asia
Singapore (Platts)--24 Jul 2014 515 am EDT/915 GMT

International Maritime Bureau Thursday expressed serious concern over the rise in hijackings of tankers in Southeast Asia and warned that this could be a new trend in piracy attacks in the region.
Global oil shippers adrift on troubled seas
June 19, 2012 13:00:00 EST

Though posterity may declare recent years a "boom time" for the oil industry, shipping is one sector where this statement would largely not apply. In this videoRichard Swann and Simon Thorne and Ellie Weir discuss how oil shippers across the globe are coping with falling demand & a huge over-supply of vessels, & changing trading flows.
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