ECONOMY

Greek shippers see their share of global fleet grow

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Greek shipowners, the world’s leaders, saw their share of the global fleet capacity grow last year to 16.1 percent.

In 2013 they had accounted for 15.5 percent, according to the annual survey of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

Data showed that ast year the Greeks owned 4,017 vessels totaling 279.4 million tons.