Currently, Australia’s shipping industry contributes billions of dollars to GDP. However, failing to invest in it will mean more deterioration and job losses.
In 2017, the container shipping industry saw much improvement over its dismal performance in 2016. Thanks to increases in operational efficiency, new shipping alliances, and increasing freight rates, the world’s leading container shipping lines reported steady profits, in every quarter of 2017. For many investors, this has improved their outlook on the industry’s long-term potential […]
An international dependence on shipping containers makes an investment in the container shipping industry a great long-term investing strategy.
Investors are turning to alternative investments for better performance and returns. Leading the list of best alternative investments is shipping containers.
Diversification of diamond production and application contributes to the commodity’s lower volatility and makes it less susceptible to many common risks.
Since the introduction of the Global Financial Crisis precious gemstone values have remained above 2008 levels, demonstrating their ability to store wealth.
Reminiscent of the China stock market drop in mid-2015, January 2016’s crash of Chinese stocks saw investors move swiftly to gold for safety.
Investing in precious metals – like platinum, silver, and palladium, provide low/negative correlation to other asset classes and reduce volatility and risk.
Since June 12, 2015, stocks listed on mainland China’s most prominent exchange have fallen 30 percent. This has prompted approximately 1,400 companies, or more than half of those listed in Shanghai and Shenzhen, to file for a trading halt in an attempt to prevent further losses. Over the course of the same three week period, […]
The over-all appeal of hard assets among investors has grown in recent years, and inspired a keen interest in tangible items like gemstones and real estate.