EXPANSION OF THE SOVIET MERCHANT MARINE INTO THE U.S. MARITIME TRADES, (AUG. 1977)

Report on Soviet union merchant fleet size and composition, and share of the U.S. foreign trade cargo market before and after the U.S.-U.S.S.R. maritime agreement of 1972. Includes data for selected years 1960-76, with various projections to 1986. Data are from Marad, Navy, Commerce dept, and published Soviet sources; and international shipping industry publications. Trade data are shown variously by cargo weight and value, or vessel or cargo type. Contents: section i-iii. Introduction and Soviet fleet analysis. Section IV. Competition in the U.S. foreign trade market. Section V. Soviet fleet operations worldwide. App. I-ii. Table showing major U.S. foreign trade commodities on Soviet ships. App. III. U.s.-flag fleet forecast. Copyright asi.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Maritime Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Publication Date: 1977-8

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  • Accession Number: 00321198
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transportation Systems Center
  • Files: TSR, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 30 1982 12:00AM