Author Archives: ShippingHerald

Author Archives: ShippingHerald

Star Bulk

December 7, 2018

Star Bulk, a global shipping company focusing on the transportation of dry bulk cargoes, announced that, pursuant to the Company’s previously announced share repurchase program,...
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royal carib

December 7, 2018

The Port of Galveston has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. on the development and operation of a new cruise...
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Oil_tanker_refinery

December 7, 2018

America turned into a net oil exporter last week, breaking 75 years of continued dependence on foreign oil and marking a pivotal — even if...
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Employees working at cargo ship Kypros Land which is loading soybeans to China at Tiplam terminal in Santos, Brazil, Merch 13, 2017.  Picture taken March 13, 2017.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

December 7, 2018

China may be girding itself to buy more U.S. gas and soybeans amid easing trade tensions, but the sums just don’t add up right now....
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VLCC-tanker

December 7, 2018

The Louisiana Offshore Oil Port is pushing out the most crude it’s shipped in any one month since the terminal began supertanker exports in February....
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Hyundai-Mipo

December 7, 2018

Hyundai Mipo announced on Dec. 6 that it has received an 85.9 billion won (US$76.91 million) order to build a liquefied natural gas tanker from...
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coal shipping

December 7, 2018

It’s not shaping up as a merry Christmas for coal exporters to Asia as the region’s top buyers, China and India, pull back from the...
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Nordea bank logo is seen on the Riga branch office June 10, 2013. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

December 7, 2018

Nordea Bank aims to increase shipping finance activities to the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry, executives at one of the world’s biggest shipping financiers...
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CMA_CGM

December 6, 2018

The CMA CGM Group, a worldwide leading shipping group, and Freightos, the world’s online freight marketplace, announced they have signed an ambitious pilot agreement whereby...
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Unipec

December 6, 2018

Chinese oil trader Unipec plans to resume U.S. crude shipments to China by March after the Xi-Trump deal at the G20 meeting reduced the risk...
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FILE PHOTO: Cargo ships navigate the Panama Canal during an organized media tour by Italy's Salini Impregilo, one of the main sub contractors of the Panama Canal Expansion project, on the outskirts of Colon city, Panama May 11, 2016.  REUTERS/Carlos Jasso/File Photo

December 6, 2018

Chinese officials have begun preparing to restart imports of U.S. soybeans and liquefied natural gas, the first sign confirming the claims of President Donald Trump...
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LNG

December 6, 2018

Several liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes that had been stored on vessels in Asian waters are now heading towards buyers’ terminals in China, Japan or...
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Maersk safety day

December 6, 2018

Aimed at accelerating the transition to carbon neutral shipping, Maersk announced its goal to reach carbon neutrality by 2050. To achieve this goal, carbon neutral...
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DSME

December 6, 2018

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., the world’s second-largest shipbuilder by orders, said Wednesday it has clinched a US$370 million deal to build two LNG...
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Carnival Corporation announced it has signed a shipbuilding contract for a third next-generation LNG cruise ship for its rapidly growing AIDA Cruises brand, the leading cruise line in Germany. (PRNewsfoto/Carnival Corporation & plc)

December 5, 2018

Carnival Corporation, the world's largest leisure travel company, announced an agreement with the Port Authority of Santa Cruz de Tenerife following a Board of Directors...
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