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Fredriksen added USD 792.4 million to his fortune in 2013

Shipowner and oil tycoon John Fredriksen added USD 792.4 million to his fortune in 2013 alone, according to the Sunday Times.

Norwegian-born shipowner and oil tycoon John Fredriksen is worth a little over USD 16.5 billion, reports the Sunday Times, and he is currently the 6th richest man in the UK according to the newspaper.

In 2013 alone, John Fredriksen - who turned 70 on Sunday - added USD 792.4 million to his business empire, which includes companies such as tanker carrier Frontline, drilling rig company Seadrill, and fish farming conglomerate Marine Harvest.

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