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MSI: Dry bulk earnings out of carriers' hands in H1

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After a somewhat solid beginning of the year, dry bulk carriers now face a more uncertain period in the short term, says Maritime Strategies International. Earnings will largely depend on factors beyond the carriers' control.


BY DANIEL LOGAN BERG-MUNCH
Published 15.02.17 at 14:51

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