Half Year Results 

Clarkson confident in shipping recovery

Clarkson confident in shipping recovery

The global shipping market is recovering, slowly but surely, which has helped the world's largest shipbroker, Clarkson, (CKN) report half-year results marginally ahead of analysts' expectations. The group benefited from China's renewed focus on manufacturing, along with expansion in the US, Japan and parts of Europe. The business is now entirely debt free and wants to put its cash to use by expanding its global footprint and hiring new talent.

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