COAL--THE FASTEST GROWING BULK TRADE?

In the first of a series of articles analysing bulk trade development and the implications for terminals and associated cargo-handling techniques, CARGO SYSTEMS' research division looks at the potential of seaborne coal trade worldwide in the next decade, and concludes that as trade expands significantly beyond 1980, higher discharging rates will be necessary to cope with increasing vessel size, potentially stimulating the introduction of technologically innovative handling methods.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Cargo Systems International

    Arun House, 201-205 High Street
    New Malden KT3 4BH, Surrey,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1978-4

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  • Accession Number: 00178209
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Cargo Systems International
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 19 1978 12:00AM