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  • n. Plural form of shipowner.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Stein called shipowners an easy target for environmentalists who think of shippers "as the big bad dirty shipping industry."

    All Today's News - Sightline Daily

  • 'Winchester Street' is in South Shields, and in the old days was the aristocratic quarter where only persons of high distinction -- such as shipowners, and 'Southspainer' skippers -- lived.

    The Shanty Book, Part I, Sailor Shanties

  • In his remarks, Mr. Wen pledged to double the amount of trade with Greece to $8 billion in five years and extend credit to Greek shipowners who buy Chinese-built vessels.

    China Voices Support for EU Recovery Efforts

  • BEIJING—Chinese shipowners called on Beijing to closely monitor safety standards for a new class of ship commissioned by Brazil's Vale SA, the world's largest iron-ore miner by output.

    China Shippers Question Brazilian Ships' Safety

  • Chinese shipowners called on Beijing to closely monitor safety standards for a new class of ship commissioned by Brazil's Vale.

    What's News

  • And the ministry's decision not to ban VLOCs reflected the competing needs of Chinese shipowners, who view the ships as a threat, and shipbuilders, who want lucrative construction contracts.

    China Gets Tough on Superships

  • "The shipowners don't want VLOCs, but the shipyards do," said Jay Hsiao , a Beijing-based executive with global ship broker Braemar Seascope.

    China Gets Tough on Superships

  • Athens-based Vafias Group, one of the shipowners at the center of the disputes, said this week that Grand China had once again missed a payment deadline.

    China's HNA Looks Abroad for Deals

  • Some shipowners still awaiting payment say Grand China hasn't approached them about repricing.

    China's HNA Looks Abroad for Deals

  • Amidu said unscrupulous shipowners also are to blame for stronger tides because they are unwilling to spend the money to properly remove aging vessels from the ocean.

    Erosion Undercuts Nigeria Beach Tourism

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