Deep-Sea Chemical Shipping Faces Rough Waters

Boswell, Clay
November 2001
Chemical Market Reporter;11/19/2001, Vol. 260 Issue 18, pFR14
Trade Publication
Discusses the actions taken by several ocean shippers of chemicals in an effort to respond to weak chemicals transport. Acquisition of SeaChem company by Odfjell company; Move of Vopak Chemical Tankers BV and John T. Essberger GmbH & Co. to consolidate their chemical tankers; Strategy taken by Stolt-Nielsen Transportation Group to expand its service offerings in logistics.


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