The conference in Tokyo attracted nearly 400 shipping businessmen from 29 countries and was addressed by Top Japanese business executives and their foreign counterparts from six major trading nations. The conference papers cover: World trade and orderly marketing; Japanese shipping prospects; Soviet shipowners in international trade; The changing role of governments in shipping; Hong Kong, Japan and freedom of shipping; role of the crosstraders; shipbuilding in Japan European shipbuilding outlook; cost factors in Japanese ships; American liners on the Pacific; Liner Conference economics and Japan's requirements; Japan's energy and ship demand; flags of convenience; Nationalism and internationalism in shipping policy; Hull insurance in Japan and ship finance and the Japanese banks.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This publication is the result of a Seatrade Conference held at the Keio Plaza Hotel, Tokyo, Japan, October 29-30, 1974.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Seatrade Publications Limited

    National Press Building
    Washington, DC  United States  20045
  • Publication Date: 1974-10

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00084461
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Seatrade Publications Limited
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 1 1975 12:00AM