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ANALYSIS: Low scrap price, rate rebound hopes curb bulker demolitions
London (Platts)--5 Mar 2015 944 am EST/1444 GMT

The dry bulk shipping sector needs to step up the pace of ship demolitions if it wants to achieve a much needed shrinking of the tonnage overhang it has grappled with in recent years, shipping sources say.
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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