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No Japan-led shipping boom in sight for firms

Growth in commodities demand from Japan has been dismal
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 06:00
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Heavy burden: Abenomics has not quite taken off yet, according to observers and trade data. - PHOTO: REUTERS

[SINGAPORE] Shipping companies banking on a commodities shipping boom as a result of the Japanese economic resurgence, may be in for a disappointment. It appears that the growth in demand for commodities from Japan has been dismal, even with the best efforts of Abenomics, which was aimed at

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