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The ore bulk carrier LA Loma.
|The ore bulk carrier LA Loma.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: P42836CT|
|Description: Dry bulk carriers have revolutionised the transport of iron ore, coal and grain. Most iron ore is now carried in ships like this. Over 95% of all iron ore extracted is shipped by sea for processing, and the volume of iron ore shipments is forecast to increase.|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|