Reduced CO2 Emissions. Also inside: Lay up, Port State Control Tool Kit, Ice Load Monitoring
Big is beautiful-260 VLCCs on order. Also inside: DSME, Samsung, HHI and Rongsheng
Greek shipping in a new era. Shipping is arguably the oldest form of occupation of the Greeks. Greece has the largest merchant marine in the world (at 95.6 mil.t.). It is the second largest contributor to the Greek economy after tourism and forms the backbone of world shipping.
Focus on crude oil tankers. Qatar has about 1/5 of the world's natural gas resources and the exports of gas in the form of LNG will go from about 10 million m3 to 40 million m3 by 2010.