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John Vidal, 'Shipping boom fuels rising tide of global CO2 emissions', The Guardian, February 13 2008; Atlas du Monde Diplomatique 2006, Armand Colin; Panorama des ports de commence mondiaux 2003, ISEMAR, January 2005; Images économiques du monde 2002, Sedes.
Uploaded on Saturday 25 Feb 2012
The boom in shipping trade
Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
'(the shipping industry) now carries more than 90% of the world's trade by volume, and has tripled its tonnage since 1970'