Container Shippers Booming as Dry Bulk Wanes: Freight Market

Container Shippers Booming as Dry Bulk Wanes: Freight Market

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The container shipping industry, which transports more than $4 trillion of goods each year, or about 60 percent of the value of seaborne trade, will grow more than 8 percent in 2011, according to Maersk, the world’s largest container line.