Record-high number of ships scrapped

The number of ships scrapped this year is on track for an all-time high, and this year's scrapped ships will also have the shortest lifespan to date, says Alphaliner.

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This year's scrapping volumes are set to be the biggest ever, and the ships sent to scrapping will be the youngest ever, says Alphaliner in a new analysis.

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