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Container Shipping Industry Saw Much Improvement in 2017

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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 […]

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China Stock Market Drop Another Reason to Seek Alternatives

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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, […]