Each line represents the path of a ship in the Diamond S Shipping Group fleet in 2016. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is a major investor in the company.
The following a part of an excellent article by Carrie Levine at the Center for Public Integrity. It outlines the huge conflict of interest that Wilbur Ross, the new Commerce Secretary, has. He will be making and forwarding policies that will financially benefit his own investments. Ms. Levine writes: