CP sees clear sailing -- for now

Leach, Peter T.
February 2004
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);2/16/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p29
Forecasts the corporate profits of CP Ships Ltd. for 2004. Comment from Ray Miles, CEO, on the increase operating income of CP; Remarks from Mark McVicar, shipping analyst with Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein in London, on the freight rates improvement of the company; Approach to the supply-demand balance of CP Ships.


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