Above him towered the gigantic bulk
of the pachyderm, the little eyes flashing with the reflected light of the fires--wicked, frightful, terrifying.
Iron ore, coal and minor bulks have shown a tremendous growth in past years and expected to continue this growth in the coming years.
com adds Global Dry Bulk Shipping Market Report: 2014 Edition research report of 56 pages that says demand for steel is anticipated to grow at a stupendous pace thus encouraging the growth of dry bulk shipping market.
The global dry bulk shipping industry is an essential part of the international shipping industry, with ocean-going vessels representing the most efficient, and often the only method of transporting large volumes of basic commodities and finished products.
As per the report " Global Dry Bulk Shipping Market: 2014 Edition ", China accounts for the major share of the imports and exports of key dry bulk commodities.
's vessels transport major bulks
, which include iron ore, coal and grain and minor bulks
such as bauxite, fertilizers and steel products.
The characteristics of older BCTMP pulps tended to be closer to those of refined hardwood bleached kraft pulp (BKP), with bulks of 1.
A higher-bulk grade is advised, however, for lower-gloss matte-finished or lightly calendered paper grades because of its positive impact on sheet bulk, stiffness and opacity.
New calendering techniques such as the Optiload, Janus, or Hot Soft Nip calenders, when combined with new coating formulations, are allowing the preservation of base sheet bulk, stiffness and opacity while still achieving high gloss and printing characteristics.
Increased use of fillers such as PCC, which reduces copy paper bulk and stiffness;
Despite economic recession, the fundamentals of the dry bulk industry remain attractive with demand for dry bulk commodities continue to be positive.
The primary driver for the dry bulk shipping industry continues to be sustained demand in East Asia led by strong demand for commodities in China and increasingly India.
Driven by infrastructure spending by the government, over time, China has become the epicenter of dry bulk demand.
5% in the same year, the global dry bulk industry is expected to continue its growth momentum, albeit at a slower rate in the next few years.