Accession Number:

AD0731015

Title:

A Forecast of 1970-1985 World Shipping.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

SACLANT ASW RESEARCH CENTRE LA SPEZIA (ITALY)

Report Date:

1971-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

75.0

Abstract:

As part of a study on the future use of shipping in the North Atlantic by NATO nations, the numbers, average speeds, average tonnages, fleet capacities, annual trade tonnage transported and fleet productivity cargo tons per deadweight ton of merchant shipping in the world has been forecast up to 1985. For this purpose the ships are divided among four classes tankers, bulk carriers, container ships and other cargo ships. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE