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The biggest and most secretive gathering of ships in maritime history lies at anchor east of Singapore. Never before photographed, it is bigger than the U.S. and British navies combined but has no crew, no cargo and no destination - and is why your Christmas stocking may be on the light side this year Read more: www.dailymail.co.uk...
Originally posted by ualredyknow
Yes! i thought i was the only one seeing this, walmart harissteter . i new this was comming but to see it start happening is crazy so that means the worst is almost here
This is the time of year when everyone is doing all the Christmas stuff,' he points out. 'A couple of years ago those ships would have been steaming back and forth, going at full speed.
But now you've got something like 12 per cent of the world's container ships doing nothing.' Read more: www.dailymail.co.uk...
Some experts believe the ratio of container ships sitting idle could rise to 25 per cent within two years in an extraordinary downturn that shipping giant Maersk has called a 'crisis of historic dimensions'. Read more: www.dailymail.co.uk...
This time last year, an Aframax tanker capable of carrying 80,000 tons of cargo would cost £31,000 a day ($50,000). Now it is about £3,400 ($5,500). Read more: www.dailymail.co.uk...
Originally posted by amatrine
Anyone else seeing this?
The last two months the stores here have been going from bad to worse.
Now I wanted to buy a comforter for my bed. Wallmart had a total of 6 bed spreads in the entire store, shelves empty. I asked, and they said there would not be another restock for a month! So I goto kmart, same thing, empty shelves. I finally found one at Frys home store.
Originally posted by stevegmu
I can't imagine Walmart would have trouble with their line of credit. Most likely the ship from China is late.