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Clarksons predicts maritime trade volumes to exceed 2019 levels this year

While conceding that major uncertainties remain, Clarkson Research Services predicts that global maritime trade estimates for the year 2021 will not only be back to 2019 levels, but are well on their way to exceeding them. Clarksons predicts 4.2% growth this year, with maritime trade volumes reaching 12 billion tonnes, 0.5% above 2019 levels. Clarksons […]

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The Maritime Target Depot team demonstrates its contribution to preparedness

Department of Arms Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan launch an inflated target, Killer Tomato, to allow the ship’s large caliber team to fire at an active target. US Navy / Petty Officer 2nd Class Gary Prill PORT HUENEME, Calif .– The US Navy’s Seaborne Targets team from Program Executive Office (PEO) […]

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Trade review: scrap metal transported by sea is slipping from the peaks but should remain firm for the year

Strong points Downstream recovery to slow down the decline Pre-lunar trade for diving China’s readmission of scrap imports set to boost demand This report is part of the S&P Global Platts Metal Trade Review series, where we sift through datasets and digest some of the key trends in metallurgical coal, iron ore, scrap and alumina. […]