KOREAN KEELS -- FROM SUPERTANKERS TO COASTAL VESSELS

SUBTITLE: KOREA IS THE CAPITAL OF WORLD COMMERCIAL SHIPBUILDING, A POSITION THE COUNTRY HAS WORKED HARD TO ATTAIN OVER THE LAST 30 YEARS. THESE DAYS NEARLY 50 PER CENT OF THE WORLD'S COMMERCIAL SHIPBUILDING BY GROSS TONNAGE TAKES PLACE IN KOREA AND ALTHOUGH JAPAN REMAINS A STRONG PRESENCE AND CHINA IS NIPPING AT THEIR HEELS, THE BUSINESS LOOKS ROBUST FOR THE IMMEDIATE FUTURE.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: P. 6-9: ILL.
  • Serial:

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Shipyards
  • Geographic Terms: South Korea
  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation; Terminals and Facilities;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00995108
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University, Evanston
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Apr 13 2005 12:00AM