Suez Canal oil tanker transits hit all-time high last month

A record number of tanker vessels made their way through the Suez Canal in May. This development is likely due to an increase in fleet activity as a result of higher tanker rates, writes Bimco. Meanwhile, a growing number of container liners currently opt for the route south of Africa instead.

Photo: Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters/Ritzau Scanpix

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