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Shipping: on the crest of a trough

Industrial Management

ISSN: 0007-6929

Article publication date: 1 May 1972

Abstract

World shipping is going through a severe recession; Japan's cutback, the US import surcharge and a mild winter reducing oil demand have all taken their toll. Roger Eglin, Industrial Correspondent of The Observer, looks at the prospect of Britain's merchant fleet, the most modern ever.

Citation

(1972), "Shipping: on the crest of a trough", Industrial Management, Vol. 72 No. 5, pp. 22-27. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb056191

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MCB UP Ltd

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