ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF THE CLOSURE OF THE SUEZ CANAL

The report deals in detail with the effects on tankers, liner trades, dry bulk cargoes, increased shipping operations costs, the economic consequences to ports and international trade in general. Also covered are the effects of the closure on technological developments in shipping, particularly vessel size, economies of scale, rising costs of transport and dry cargo shipping developments. Included are 15 statistical tables.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Study by the UNCTAD Secretariat.
  • Corporate Authors:

    United Nations

    United Nations Plaza
    New York, NY  USA  10017
  • Publication Date: 1973-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 77 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00053889
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: United Nations
  • Report/Paper Numbers: TD/B/C.4/104/Corr. 1Study Rpt
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1974 12:00AM