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Around 1,300 offshore support vessels lying idle worldwide.
Not everyone in shipping is bemoaning the industry's worst crisis in living memory: a cluster of
Greek port workers walked off the job for a sixth day on Tuesday and marched through central Athens to protest the state-sanctioned selloff of the country's two largest ports,
China will "pressure" the United States on maritime issues at talks in Beijing next week because of Chinese concern about an increased U.S. military presence in the disputed South China Sea,