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Ocean Carriers Restoring Some Idled Ships

Ocean carriers are returning laid-up container ships to service at a faster pace to keep up with growing cargo volume, according to a new report. Carriers will have 40 additional vessels of over 3,500 20-foot equivalent units capacity by the end of April, Alphaliner said, including 15 drawn from the pool of ships that have […]