WORLD RO-RO CARGO FLEET AS OF JANUARY 1978

This survey is compiled by Fearnley & Egers Chartering Co. Oslo, and comprises cargo vessels above 400 g.r.t. where the cargo is, wholly or mainly, roll-on/off through large fore/aft doors but excluding car carriers. The main types appearing in the tables are classified as: 1. excluding types 3 & 4); 2. Overseas Carriers, (Ro-Ro vessels of 10,000 g.r.t. and over, excluding types 3 & 4); 3. Car Carriers, (Ro-Ro vessels with bow, stern and/or side doors for the carriage of new cars excluding car/bulk carriers); 4. Passenger/Cargo Ro-Ro Vessels, (vessels especially built for Ro-Ro cargo, but with accommodation for between 12 and 100 passengers (drivers). It is emphasised that the report is only concerned with vessels for carrying cargo. Thus, car/passenger ferries are excluded and also bulk carriers with removable car decks. Table 1 shows Ro-Ro cargo vessels in operation and on order January 1978. Table 2 shows Ro-Ro cargo vessels in operation January 1978 by country or registry. Table 4 gives Ro-Ro vessels on order January 1978 by year of delivery.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Selvigs Forlag A/S

    Radhusgaten 8, Postbox 162
    Oslo 1,   Norway 
  • Publication Date: 1978

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  • Accession Number: 00188748
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Cargo Handling Coordination Assn
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 28 1979 12:00AM