The first 2013 container ship demolition figures bode well for the entire year, Bimco assesses. The volume scrapped in January 2013 is only surpassed by two other months.
BY TOMAS KRISTIANSEN
If the extend of demolition is an indicator of the way in which the container carriers will cope this year, the first positive signs are already visible. January 2013 was the month with the third-largest volume of scrapped tonnage in history.