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Old 04-03-2016, 01:01 PM   #18
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Originally Posted by cosmic tramp View Post
On a simplistic level what actually causes trade shipping to just cease ? Who owes whom for freighters and their goods to just sit in dock ? Is it the exporter or the importer ? Or is it Government directives...we can't afford to buy any more or we're not selling any more -which ?
max keiser interviewed a chinese shipping magnate who identified some of the problems facing shipping merchants:

interview starts at about 15 mins 20 seconds
when the people in power want you dead, just existing is a revolutionary act
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