Data are given for the international bulk carrier fleet by tonnage and country, the British bulk carrier fleet, and the British ore carrier fleet. Future trends in world trade in ores and other bulk cargoes are surveyed. Conclusions are given as to the sizes of bulk carriers predominating in the near future, with consideration of the problems of the cost of cargo handling equipment and availability of deep water ports.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Eng & Shipbuilders in Scotland

    183 Bath Street
    7 Glasgow C2, ZZ Scotland   
  • Authors:
    • Arnold, D H
    • Kay, A G
    • Leckie, J F
    • Prince, B E
  • Publication Date: 1969

Media Info

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: International trade
  • Subject Areas: Freight Transportation; Marine Transportation; Terminals and Facilities;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00005519
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 25 1971 12:00AM