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Port throughput figures show slowdown in trade growth

Container shipping was relying on a recovery in trade this year to help soak up overcapacity. But two new reports show the rate of growth is actually slowing

Container port throughput growth is slowing as global trade is affected by the threat of US-China tariff war and Iran sanctions

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