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No Japan-led shipping boom in sight for firms

Growth in commodities demand from Japan has been dismal

Published Tue, Oct 8, 2013 · 10:00 PM
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[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 boosting the appetite of the Japanese economy.

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