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German Shipper To Halt Rhine Operations As Water Level Drops Below Critical 

Zero Hedge

By Tyler Durden – August 12, 2022

Update (1203ET): From the last update, the water level on the Rhine River at Kaub, Germany, has fallen one centimeter (.40 inches), below the critical level of 40 centimeters (15.7 inches) to 39 centimeters (15.3 inches). Now the shipping industry is in disarray as low water levels mean barges can no longer transit parts of the river. 

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