China’s Import Surge Drives Optimism in Dry-Bulk Shipping Demand

China’s Import Surge Drives Optimism in Dry-Bulk Shipping Demand
China’s Import Surge Drives Optimism in Dry-Bulk Shipping Demand

China is the world’s biggest commodity importer, making up roughly 40% of the dry-bulk shipping market, and its rebounding economy has been driving a surge in prices for industrial commodities, including copper, aluminum and cotton.