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Strait of Hormuz closure threat to shipping

The Middle East's experts on maritime security are meeting in Abu Dhabi this week and talk of Iran's threats of closing the Strait of Hormuz will feature prominently.

Nearly 40% of the world's tanker-borne oil passes through the waterway. So what can be done to keep business flowing?

Philip Hampsheir reports.

  • 04 Feb 2012
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