Chemical tankers in demand as shale-driven US exports soar
Hefty profits are in store for chemical tanker owners
Mon, Nov 04, 2013 - 6:00 AM
[LONDON] After four years in the doldrums, the specialised chemical tankers that ply the seas between the US and Asia are set to generate bumper profits for the handful of companies that own and operate them.
A surge in US chemical production, fuelled by cheap natural gas, is beginning to...