25 Years of World Shipping. First Edition

By: BETH, Hans Ludwig, Arnulf HADER, and Robert KAPPEL

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BETH, Hans Ludwig, Arnulf HADER, and Robert KAPPEL. 25 Years of World Shipping. London : Fairplay Publications, (1984). First Edition. Pp [i]-x,1-205,(1). Illustrations, b&w photos, maps and tables in text. 8vo, illustrated olive cardcovers, white lettering to spine. The authors were at the Bremen Institute of Shipping Economics. McConville and Rickaby, Shipping Busi ness and Maritime Economics: An Annotated International Bibliography 106. 'This unique study of modern merchant shipping covers the development of the world's most efficient transportation system during a period that has seen the most dramatic changes taking place. Containerships, the development of scale economies leading to the very large ship, the end of the passenger liner and its replacement bv cruise shipping, the explosion in ferry transportation, the challenge of the offshore oil and gas industry is all covered in this useful volume, written by distinguished authors from the Bremen Institute ot Shipping Economics. As a guide to the future direction that sea transport will take, this book is essential reading for there is, as the authors describe, a pattern to the development of marine business that cannot be looked at in isolation but against the background of the world economy. " from rear cover. Chapters : 1. World Economy, Trade, and Sea-Borne Transport: 1. Development of World Trade and World Economy - 2. Sea-Borne Transport; 2. Development of Merchant Shipping : 1. Tank Shipping- 2. Tramp and Dry Bulk Shipping - 3. General Cargo Shipping and Specialization - 4. Coastal Shipping; 3. Passenger Shipping: 1. Cruise Shipping replaces Passenger Lines - 2. Cruising as an Independent Business - 3. Ferry Transport; 4. Special Tasks for Shipping; 5. Offshore Markets as a Challenge; 6. Ship Technology andSafety; 7. Impact on Shipbuilding; 8. Adjustment of Ports ; 9. Shipping Po licy and Structural Changes in World Shipping: 1. Liberalism and Protectionism in World Shipping - 2. Changes in World Shipping - The New International Maritime Order - 3. Growth of Fleets and Shipping Policy in Centrally Planned Economies - 4. Shipping Policy of the OECD Countries; 10. Prospects for World Shipping. Very good. 60.00

Title: 25 Years of World Shipping. First Edition

Author Name: BETH, Hans Ludwig, Arnulf HADER, and Robert KAPPEL

Categories: 84,

Publisher: Fairplay Publications, London, 1984, ISBN:0905045610:

Seller ID: 110041

Keywords: NAUTICAL MERCANTILE LINERS SHIPPING HISTORY PORTS CRUISE SHIPS,