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China props up the bulk trades as industry hopes for the best but plans for the worse

CHINA PROPS UP THE BULK TRADES AS INDUSTRY HOPES FOR THE BEST BUT PLANS FOR THE WORSE

China is stockpiling every kind of commodity at a “mind-blowing” rate, with the country’s imports propping up an overall fall in trade volumes globally, bulk terminal operators and shippers were told last week at a virtual conference organised by the Association of Bulk Terminal Operators (ABTO). In an introductory presentation …

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CAN THE CAN TEST advises ABTO

CAN THE CAN TEST advises ABTO

The Association of Bulk Terminal Operators  ABTO has called for a complete overhaul of the cargo sampling and liquefaction testing protocols for raw ores and less common cargoes, such as nickel ore, fine wet coal and bauxite. Professor Mike Bradley, pictured, a member of the advisory panel to the Association …

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