The Suez Canal is Blocked: Hurrah!

In case no one’s noticed, a large amount of world trade has been disrupted by a container ship which had run aground and blocked the Suez Canal.

A UK shipping company had a quote for The Guardian newspaper:

“We’re waiting on food goods like coconut milk and syrups, some spare parts for motors, we’ve got some fork lift trucks, some Amazon goods on there, all sorts,” Steve Parks, director of Seaport