By Arnau Torreguitart Vila
The article answers the following question:
How much cost to transport petrol from Venezuela to China?
The article shows three different maritime routes depending on the limitations for the type of ship: if it go through the Panama Channel or not.
The first route consists on crossing the canal, and to arrive at China in just 57 days. However, it is the most expensive route.
The second option is to cross the Atlantic and the Pacific Ocean. This route is cheaper than the first one, but it takes 210 days.
The article also talks about travelling from the Persian Gulf with Arabic petrol, crossing the Suez Canal. This is the cheapest option and it just takes 34 days.