China imports could reshape trade pattern
Industry experts say China’s insatiable appetite for products sourced from around the world is changing container shipping patterns and could have an even more radical impact in the years ahead.
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Container ships are currently sailing full to China, in contrast to past years when the main east-west trades were heavily imbalanced, with far more cargo moving out of Asia than being imported.
But despite the swing, industry sources do not expect...
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