Why are Billions of Dollars Worth of Ships Being Intentionally Destroyed?

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This is the Carnival Imagination, a luxury cruise liner worth hundreds of millions of dollars, which just 10 short months ago was touring passengers in extreme comfort to exotic destinations all over the world.
This ship is sailing dead ahead to its final port of call, where it has been sold for scrap alongside dozens of other ships that have become the latest victims of the global pandemic.
The Chittagong ship breaking yard in Bangladesh is the largest of its kind in the world, and in the past few months even its abundant shores have become inundated with pleasure cruises and industrial cargo ships alike that all could have otherwise sailed the oceans for many more decades.
These are all very troubling signs for the unsung heroes of our modern global economy, the merchant marine fleet. Every year trillions of dollars worth of cargo is transported on ships like these and losing this fleet could turn into a huge barrier to global trade.
But what is really going on here?
Why would profit-motivated companies destroy billions of dollars worth of productive assets? Sure times are tough, tourism and trade have declined massively but this hardly looks like a reasonable response right?
I don’t burn down my house if a video gets less than 10,000 likes, so why would companies in such a competitive industry do something equally as self-destructive?
Well as always it has to do with economics (go figure) and to understand this bizarre behavior we need to understand a few key areas.
What are the economics behind the merchant marine fleet?
How do these factors make it financially viable to destroy ships?
what does this mean for the future of international trade?
And what does this all have to do with Chinese bridge building?

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  1. frans
    frans
    Dag geleden

    4:51

  2. JL OConnell
    JL OConnell
    2 dagen geleden

    Have you not realized there is no "pandemic". This is more evidence that this is a PLANdemic/SCAMdemic. This won't stop people realize this.

  3. Chris. P Bacon
    Chris. P Bacon
    4 dagen geleden

    Who down votes this vid?

  4. David Prieto Gomez
    David Prieto Gomez
    6 dagen geleden

    This Chanel has the best economic discussions Iever heard in my life. All topics are developed so elocuently and taking into account the most important factors. Something that seems easy to do, but that very few acomplish. I really liked it

  5. Matthew Even
    Matthew Even
    8 dagen geleden

    When the knuckleheads in MSC and American Government choose to put garbage equipment on ships.....Medium speed POS.....they wonder why they cant get people to work on things

  6. peter schoemaker
    peter schoemaker
    10 dagen geleden

    You forget the river ships.

  7. Darlene Davis
    Darlene Davis
    11 dagen geleden

    These ships are being destroyed because of insurance fraud and to destroy the world's economy it doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out the corrupt governments and all their cronies

  8. Ray Potts
    Ray Potts
    11 dagen geleden

    Thanks to social democrats

  9. shing fan chan
    shing fan chan
    11 dagen geleden

    Many people think that China infrastructure building is great but in fact they are building buildings that no one use. YES, they overbuild things, like cities that no one live in, road that no one use etc. Foreigner rarely see those things and China gov sanitize and cover up things to fool those who don't really know what is going on.

  10. SIR MAX EVEN
    SIR MAX EVEN
    11 dagen geleden

    Great show. First time seeing you. Found your work inspiring and informative. Thank you 🙏

  11. Paul Naughton
    Paul Naughton
    12 dagen geleden

    Ultimately I expect a variety of factors will come together to put a great deal of pressure on the merchant marine over the long term, beyond the effects of covid. Rising costs in fuel due to oil's growing scarcity will be coupled with the effects of 3d printing, automation, and decentralized manufacturing. All of this will make shipping of finished goods more expensive then localized manufacturing from raw materials. If your car dealership can build a car in the back with a big industrial 3d printer, on demand, without the cost of shipping a finished car and have it totally customized to the customer's desire, you'll do it. Apply this same thinking to other areas and the model of international trade that focuses on the exchange of finished products, collapses. Instead international trade will likely move back toward the shipping of raw materials and organic products like foodstuffs, which are generally cheaper to haul then finished goods.

  12. philo Betto
    philo Betto
    13 dagen geleden

    Human trafficking

  13. Alexa Morris
    Alexa Morris
    14 dagen geleden

    shorturl.ca/womanxxxcc9ri Siamo costretti a partire dal fatto che un prototipo di alta qualita di un progetto futuro richiede la definizione e il perfezionamento dell'analisi dei modelli di comportamento esistenti. Ecco un vivido esempio delle tendenze moderne: la crescita quantitativa costante e l'ambito della nostra attivita giocano un ruolo decisivo in ulteriori direzioni di sviluppo.All'improvviso, i rappresentanti delle moderne riserve sociali, indipendentemente dal loro livello, devono essere abbandonati all'anatema socialdemocratico. In particolare, il costante supporto informativo e propagandistico delle nostre attivita gioca un ruolo importante nella formazione di metodi innovativi di gestione dei processi.! 一方、内部構造の強化と発展には、緊急のニーズを満たす人材育成システムの分析が必要です。ただし、質の高い位置調査により、思慮深い推論の妥当性が保証されることを忘れてはなりません。

  14. Dope Flakes
    Dope Flakes
    14 dagen geleden

    NUKE china & iran

  15. Michael Satur
    Michael Satur
    14 dagen geleden

    Such great content but what a terrible irritating nauseating sickening deplorable accent. Yuk

  16. Tom Ski
    Tom Ski
    14 dagen geleden

    Infrastructure stimulus is not fantastic if you build 3 roads/bridges/airports/etc and only need 1. China is addicted to Infrastructure spending and can't stop for political reasons.

  17. Yuuup
    Yuuup
    14 dagen geleden

    China is winning

  18. Manni Salic
    Manni Salic
    14 dagen geleden

    Explained badly.

  19. Puppy Nutta
    Puppy Nutta
    15 dagen geleden

    They're all rotting from covid from sailing on a higher deck than the s(kid), it's why they're ships got so stacked in the first place, he's on ground level, a hospital bed to be precise, just let him set out to sail with some friends and visitors and they wouldn't have to scrap and self preserve on land, simples

  20. J Wonders
    J Wonders
    15 dagen geleden

    Research Holodomor. It is what the NWO wants for us. Depopulation technique.

  21. JG R
    JG R
    16 dagen geleden

    Chinese infrastructure spending = ghost cities

    1. Just Caino
      Just Caino
      13 dagen geleden

      Actually it's high speed rail....the ghost cities are still there tho lolz

  22. Megan Lukes
    Megan Lukes
    16 dagen geleden

    Government further propping up the Australian real estate market, frequently considered one of the top two or three most over-valued real estate markets in the world so they can enjoy another economic crash in the next few years. Genius.

  23. Apple
    Apple
    16 dagen geleden

    meow

  24. Blade_des
    Blade_des
    16 dagen geleden

    waaaaaaaaaait.... so why is shipping to hawaii so much more expensive than shipping across the US...

  25. David Reynolds
    David Reynolds
    16 dagen geleden

    Imagine captaining a ship for like 15 years do everything you can not to damage it and keep it like new, then one day you get a call to take it and run it aground. 😬 🥴

  26. chuxtuff
    chuxtuff
    16 dagen geleden

    It's the left wing dream known as recycling. Which is what ought to happen to them too. Recycled right into the trash heap of History where they belong...

  27. B Brut
    B Brut
    17 dagen geleden

    Sad loss of these ships.

  28. Apple Stump Bushcraft Stuff and Things
    Apple Stump Bushcraft Stuff and Things
    17 dagen geleden

    "Why are billions of dollars worth of ships being intentionally destroyed?" Easy peasy - so new ones can be built and the brothers and sisters of the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers have jobs and so can keep those union dues flowing. Next question.

  29. Chris Deason
    Chris Deason
    17 dagen geleden

    That explains it alll. .

  30. Crypto Dyna
    Crypto Dyna
    17 dagen geleden

    China is building their Navy, under the guise of Infrastructure. Almost 20% larger than the US navy at this point. Not coincidence.

  31. DeutscherPlatin
    DeutscherPlatin
    17 dagen geleden

    5:32 this didn’t age well

  32. Zardoz4441
    Zardoz4441
    17 dagen geleden

    There is no need of trade anymore, one can just print money and hand it out! Much easier. Stockmarket happy, everybody happy (except for rising prizes).

    1. Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      17 dagen geleden

      Huh? Money isn't trade...

  33. William a
    William a
    17 dagen geleden

    The need the steel for war

  34. JR
    JR
    17 dagen geleden

    Does anyone have an example of how much the scrapper pays for the average cruise ship?

  35. Dopey Tripod
    Dopey Tripod
    18 dagen geleden

    the great reset

  36. John S Patton
    John S Patton
    18 dagen geleden

    Thought how come navy's aren't buying these and turning them into hospital ships, because it looks like war with china is getting ever more closer

  37. Karlo Moharić
    Karlo Moharić
    18 dagen geleden

    Because of female boat captains ;)

  38. Grover
    Grover
    18 dagen geleden

    9:02 Keynesianism, which rests on the crackpot implicit assumptions that capital misallocation doesn't occur and/or that invested capital is fungible, has probably squandered more wealth than all wars of the 20th century combined. It's the _polar opposite_ of responsible government.

  39. elijah mashter
    elijah mashter
    18 dagen geleden

    Good bye american dream

  40. M. Asquino
    M. Asquino
    18 dagen geleden

    How will shipping companies attract the mariners to work on them? The companies don't want to pay good wages and benefits to mariners.

  41. Phredd Phlintstone
    Phredd Phlintstone
    19 dagen geleden

    This is actually great news. I've said for the last few years that there are simply too many ships and too much tonnage by companies to service the industry. Rates have been so low several companies have gone under, before covid. Other shipping companies would keep increasing their fleets and the problem continued, too much capacity and not enough tonnage to be shipped worldwide even with rediculously low shipping rates of the last few years. Taking older ships out of the business will ease the problem for a bit, but only if they aren't replaced immediately will it solve the problem for the long run.

  42. Chuck1958
    Chuck1958
    19 dagen geleden

    1.9 trillion COVID money. It would be sort of nice if we had a prez that was into building things.

    1. Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      17 dagen geleden

      You mean like the infrastructure spending plan?

  43. Vaccine damaged Veteran
    Vaccine damaged Veteran
    19 dagen geleden

    they treat their ships like America treats its people. After 40 years they want to shut you down because you're not profitable anymore

  44. Sudesh Chandra Agarwal
    Sudesh Chandra Agarwal
    19 dagen geleden

    Pandemic has affected cruise ship business,economy,for some more time all tourism has to be controlled.

  45. Joel Sanford
    Joel Sanford
    19 dagen geleden

    All part of the plan, it’s all intertwined ! A few will own everything and the many will own nothing

    1. Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      3 dagen geleden

      @Joel Sanford 🤔. Good point.

    2. Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      17 dagen geleden

      Nutcase

  46. itsfairgame
    itsfairgame
    19 dagen geleden

    This is heuy , baloney, blarney. Global trade has facilitated tax havens, high indebtedness, environmental degradation ,chwaply made products flooding the market, human trafficking, and lawlessness. You might sound English but the chinese is writing your scripts.

  47. Jacob Adams
    Jacob Adams
    19 dagen geleden

    The shipping industry runs on "Razor thin margins" that's like saying McDonald's doesn't make any money as they open dozens of new locations at the same time. Their margins are plenty big.

    1. Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      17 dagen geleden

      Their volume is big, their margins are small.

  48. Bill McAllister
    Bill McAllister
    19 dagen geleden

    Ships used to be made of wood men were made of steel now ships are made of steel and men,,,!!

  49. thisbarb
    thisbarb
    19 dagen geleden

    This video aged poorly

  50. MidLifeBiker
    MidLifeBiker
    20 dagen geleden

    Turn them into fishing boats/with guns.....

    1. Alex Xander
      Alex Xander
      19 dagen geleden

      why the guns 🤔

  51. Not Happening
    Not Happening
    20 dagen geleden

    Because globalists are scum .

    1. Not Happening
      Not Happening
      17 dagen geleden

      @Chris Gilliam Man Stuff You fool how do we benefit from Beijing Joe Biden raising American corporate tax rates higher then Chinas ? How do we benefit from mass illegal invasion? How do we benefit from US TAXPAYER $ , from the so called $1.9 Trillion stimulus funding the Wuhan Institute for virology that Covid arguably came from ? And how do you call yourself an American???. Take your canned arguments and call yourself Chinese because that is whose argument you ultimately are boosting for .

    2. Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      17 dagen geleden

      @Not Happening So did I. And yes every human is a globalist. Are you saying that people shouldn't be allowed to trade with each other? Are you saying that you don't benefit from foreign trade?

    3. Not Happening
      Not Happening
      17 dagen geleden

      @Chris Gilliam Man Stuff Hardly . And some of us swore an oath .

    4. Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      17 dagen geleden

      Everyone is a globalist.

  52. Waterworld 360
    Waterworld 360
    20 dagen geleden

    Better fuel economy is possible, if I ran my car on Bunker C fuel oil, one gallon would allow me to travel about 47500 miles.

    1. Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      17 dagen geleden

      Explain the physics there....😂🤣😂🤣

    2. Alex Xander
      Alex Xander
      19 dagen geleden

      what 😳

  53. Robert Shelton
    Robert Shelton
    20 dagen geleden

    Imagination was built in the 90s, was not up to modern designs, was fuel inefficient and used for shorter runs.

  54. Purt le Moirrey
    Purt le Moirrey
    20 dagen geleden

    What rubbish death of the Merchant navy as many ships are built as scrapped per year

  55. quaz imodo
    quaz imodo
    20 dagen geleden

    Enjoyed ???? Enjoyed *how* ??? As in pleasure . . . like eating good chocolate for instance ??? Not sure about that. I learned some facts. Knowing those facts may or may not be profitable for me in the future. So much for enjoyment. Good edu-tainment though. Thanks, financial poverty notwithstanding.

  56. Herb Superb
    Herb Superb
    20 dagen geleden

    People in glass houses sink ships.

  57. susan olson
    susan olson
    20 dagen geleden

    thanks

  58. Mark King
    Mark King
    21 dag geleden

    hmmm ... maybe correct in someways in principle, but a bit simplified, some numbers might put it in perspective eg. would an extra $10 per tonne for scrap steel really make a difference to your decision to wreck a ship. Not many mines next to harbours, most products have to go on a truck or train before getting to the harbour, some may have traveled further overland in mongolia than in china. What extra percentage of the worlds merchant marine is getting scrapped ? 0.1 % ?

  59. Mark Greiser
    Mark Greiser
    21 dag geleden

    Maybe this will stop the Red Chinese ,from stripping War Graves, for metals?

  60. Chungwei Wang
    Chungwei Wang
    21 dag geleden

    The abnormal package obviously glow because trombone annually unlock but a null perfume. hypnotic, well-made handball

  61. Dapper Canuck
    Dapper Canuck
    21 dag geleden

    interesting....no matter the 'expert' it is ALWAYS a SINGLE entity that is the catalyst to economic and/or environmental destruction...the CCP

  62. Bracknell CyclingCampaign
    Bracknell CyclingCampaign
    21 dag geleden

    Is all this good for the uk economy ? after decades of closing UK manufacturing & relying on chinese imports, will it do us economic good to get back to making our own tat? With less shipping can we just keep our existing tat & not buy endless new tat ? Can a uk economy actually survive if we continue export less than we import? Will a new generation of efficent ships be any less bad for the climate ? or is it the stuff onboard that is the bigger problem ? Tourists going by local transport & staying in hotels eating in local restraunts are better for local economies that cruise passengers, & scrapping cruise ships is a definate climate win too !

  63. uawsux
    uawsux
    21 dag geleden

    NCL NCL NOT MCL!!!

  64. uawsux
    uawsux
    21 dag geleden

    MCL deserves to be destroyed they have lied and cheated their customers cheated their staff their cabin boys out of their tip money they have stolen all of the tip money from the pride of America ship NCL needs to be destroyed other Executives held accountable for this thievery

  65. Patty Mahomes
    Patty Mahomes
    21 dag geleden

    The absorbed men proximately crash because soldier parenthetically vanish besides a heartbreaking statistic. ruthless, astonishing brace

  66. Node2 Infamous
    Node2 Infamous
    21 dag geleden

    Too much bs talk here to make longer video

  67. Brian Demille
    Brian Demille
    22 dagen geleden

    USA: just bails out corporations because it keeps people employed but does nothing for anyone else while having massive infrastructure problems China: spends about as much on stimulus but actually makes infrastructure Me about to pull and another January 6th.

    1. Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      17 dagen geleden

      What's wrong with a bailout? You do understand that bailouts are loans that are paid back? You do understand that it was a government mandated shutdown that almost killed the airline industry?

  68. Stephen Blake
    Stephen Blake
    22 dagen geleden

    Looks like an ENVIRONMENTAL hazard??? Wow!!!

  69. Matt Favaloro
    Matt Favaloro
    22 dagen geleden

    I'm one minute in to the video and I'm guessing tax wright down if you're profits are down you might not be able to afford the tax bill and this could be a very opportune time to do some tax avoidance is my guests before you tell me

  70. kaminznanna
    kaminznanna
    22 dagen geleden

    I was lead singer on carnival imagination in the show team, this is a very depressing video for me.

  71. Chris Musix
    Chris Musix
    22 dagen geleden

    This video aged well. #EverGiven

  72. Qaarlos Hilaal
    Qaarlos Hilaal
    23 dagen geleden

    Watching this a few days after the Suez Canal cargo problem is a trip :p

  73. Dutch Van Der Linde
    Dutch Van Der Linde
    23 dagen geleden

    👍

  74. BB- Ballistics
    BB- Ballistics
    23 dagen geleden

    Now go watch the documentaries on the poor guys that get paid next to nothing to scrap these ships. Many are killed or disfigured doing this work.

  75. Noizeshredder db
    Noizeshredder db
    23 dagen geleden

    There's another biblical flood coming, last thing the powers that be want is thousands of extra arcs sitting around ready to provide an escape from drowning for us peasants.

    1. Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      17 dagen geleden

      Nutcase

  76. Ваня Xuльko
    Ваня Xuльko
    23 dagen geleden

    Ever given a thought about revisiting this?

  77. J Hansen
    J Hansen
    23 dagen geleden

    Western business export dirty business to poor countries we should be ashamed

  78. MsLacy707 Macana Roxie
    MsLacy707 Macana Roxie
    23 dagen geleden

    Ship is blocking the canal today. Shortages to come?

  79. Helen Walker
    Helen Walker
    23 dagen geleden

    They could have been used to house refugees.. how sick to detroy them... its so depressing... so many without homes and exposed to horrors...

    1. Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      17 dagen geleden

      Seriously? You expect to turn a cargo ship into some sort of housing? Start thinking before you open your mouth.

    2. Helen Walker
      Helen Walker
      23 dagen geleden

      doing that would have ended so many other issues... so much money saved... so much suffering.. I cant beleive this is so insane.. humans are so stupid.

  80. Rosepetal Drone
    Rosepetal Drone
    23 dagen geleden

    Shipping costs have always, always been pasted on to the consumer, what is he talking about.

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    23 dagen geleden

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    Marley Li
    23 dagen geleden

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  83. A.M. Armstrong
    A.M. Armstrong
    23 dagen geleden

    When Corbyn proposed infrastructure investment, the UK electorate decided they couldn't afford it .

  84. Gem Journey
    Gem Journey
    23 dagen geleden

    What China will build... God shall DESTROY!

  85. R vLion
    R vLion
    23 dagen geleden

    And still it is China's fault by allowing the Virus to escape its facility. 😊

  86. Butter Robot
    Butter Robot
    23 dagen geleden

    I can't wait to ride on the Carnival Imagination

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    BINANCE CRYPTO
    23 dagen geleden

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    Snacks Two go
    23 dagen geleden

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  89. Pushyhog
    Pushyhog
    23 dagen geleden

    u have 2k thumbs dwn, u run your mouth to much and u make explaining something simple complex , jumping around, then back. You were going to explain about cruise ships. U suck!

  90. patrick snow
    patrick snow
    23 dagen geleden

    bringing millions out of poverty? more like oppressing millions while telling them they are no longer impoverished

  91. Eli Miller-Buza
    Eli Miller-Buza
    24 dagen geleden

    and then the canal got blocked and its all useless

  92. Dr Martin
    Dr Martin
    24 dagen geleden

    Chinas's gonna eat our lunch, ? pss cmon man

  93. KJR Channel
    KJR Channel
    24 dagen geleden

    Steel prices went up more because China wasn't allowed to dump an oversupply from overproduction on the worlds market. China was always building ghost infrastructures so that has no bearing on it.

  94. True Tech
    True Tech
    24 dagen geleden

    They should make the ships out of consumable weed like Cheech n Chong did nearly changing the way we make vehicles in the 80's.

  95. 1 wordhere 1wordthere
    1 wordhere 1wordthere
    24 dagen geleden

    Why is scrap steel going up .explain

    1. Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      Chris Gilliam Man Stuff
      17 dagen geleden

      Because steel is at record prices.

  96. bohemoth1
    bohemoth1
    25 dagen geleden

    Cruise ships are not a part of the MERCHANT MARINES IN THE UNITED STATES . That's a very misleading statement. The US MERCHANT MARINES are a part of the US DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE. And it is noteworthy to know that during a DECLARED WAR IS THE MERCHANT MARINES ACTUALLY BECOME A PART OF THE UNITED STATES NAVY. Cargo is STILL being shipped around the world on seagoing freighters. During the SECOND WORLD WAR my uncle served on a LIBRARY SHIP to bring merchandise to the UNITED KINGDOM AND EUROPE. He became a COMMISSIONED OFFICER IN THE NAVY during that war and in the KOREAN WAR. The only sad thing about the MERCHANT SHIPS is that the vast majority of them are FOREIGN FLAGGED VESSELS and not flagged under the UNITED STATES. I live in Puerto Rico where we are under THE JONES ACT. Meaning that every type of merchandise that is shipped to Puerto Rico, has to be on a UNITED STATES FLAGGED SHIP. So ships that are FOREIGN FLAGGED and coming from another country MUST STOP IN A UNITED STATES PORT and the merchandise is transferred to a UNITED STATES FLAGGED SHIP. The same HOLDS TRUE for Hawaii and The UNITED STATES VIRGIN ISLANDS AND THE PACIFIC ISLANDS THAT ARE TERRITORIES OF THE UNITED STATES. So I don't know about other countries but THE UNITED STATES MERCHANT FLEET IS ALIVE AND WELL.

  97. Baldur Vizla
    Baldur Vizla
    25 dagen geleden

    Use your brain and find out

  98. Misha Cabanski
    Misha Cabanski
    25 dagen geleden

    keep on waving that delusional capitalist flag, all of this EE nonsense stills boils down to the rich get richer and the poor get poorer!! there are far better ways to run an international economy and “globalisation” aint one of them, but the powers that be wont allow it. The revolution is on its way!!

  99. david diehl
    david diehl
    25 dagen geleden

    That's why hundreds of cargo ships are sitting, loaded in port waiting to be unloaded for months.

  100. Roger Trahan
    Roger Trahan
    25 dagen geleden

    Global warming could actually help shipping if the Northern passage melts enough.

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      1 wordhere 1wordthere
      24 dagen geleden

      We will run out of oil before that happens