Access

You are not currently logged in.

Access your personal account or get JSTOR access through your library or other institution:

login

Log in to your personal account or through your institution.

If You Use a Screen Reader

This content is available through Read Online (Free) program, which relies on page scans. Since scans are not currently available to screen readers, please contact JSTOR User Support for access. We'll provide a PDF copy for your screen reader.

Sethusamudram Canal: An Expensive Voyage?

Jacob John
Economic and Political Weekly
Vol. 42, No. 29 (Jul. 21-27, 2007), pp. 2993-2996
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/4419805
Page Count: 4
  • Read Online (Free)
  • Download ($9.00)
  • Subscribe ($19.50)
  • Cite this Item
Since scans are not currently available to screen readers, please contact JSTOR User Support for access. We'll provide a PDF copy for your screen reader.
Sethusamudram Canal: An Expensive Voyage?
Preview not available

Abstract

The economic viability of the Sethusamudram Canal rests on weak grounds, for the savings in time for ships travelling from the east to west coasts are not as large as advertised and some shipping companies may even find the tariffs too expensive to make it worth switching from the current shipping lanes.

Page Thumbnails

  • Thumbnail: Page 
2993
    2993
  • Thumbnail: Page 
2994
    2994
  • Thumbnail: Page 
2995
    2995
  • Thumbnail: Page 
2996
    2996