Author Archives: ShippingHerald

Author Archives: ShippingHerald

Gibson

January 20, 2020

After nearly two years of trade tensions, the US and China have finally signed the long-awaited phase one trade deal, helping to ease economic fears...
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yavuz

January 20, 2020

Cyprus has denounced Turkey as a “pirate state” that flouts international law as Turkey’s bid to drill for natural gas in waters where Cyprus has...
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qatargas

January 20, 2020

Qatargas Operating Company Limited (Qatargas) has delivered the first Q-Flex cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the 'SUMMIT LNG' Floating Storage and Regasification Unit...
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Hapag Lloyd

January 20, 2020

Hapag-Lloyd will expand its product offering on the Asia-North Europe trade starting in March 2020. (more…)
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china_us

January 20, 2020

A Phase-1 trade agreement signed between the United States and China saw Beijing pledge to buy more metallurgical coal in the next two years from...
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rotterdam

January 20, 2020

2019 was a relatively safe year for shipping in the port of Rotterdam. Over the past year, the number of sea-going vessels arriving was about...
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vopak_bunkering

January 20, 2020

The final quarter of 2019 marked a massive decline of HSFO sales, as the industry transitioned into compliance of the IMO 2020 Sulphur Cap (IMO2020)....
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paxoi

January 18, 2020

Twelve bodies were retrieved by the Greek coast guard on Saturday morning after a migrant-smuggling vessel sank some 13 nautical miles southwest of Paxos island,...
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ships

January 17, 2020

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index stayed flat on Thursday, as rise in demand for panamaxes offset fall in capesize rates, with the capesize...
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pistiolis_top

January 17, 2020

Greek owner Evangelos Pistiolis has reportedly ordered two scrubber-fitted suezmax tanker newbuildings at Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), worth a total of USD 130 million. (more…)
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diana-shipping

January 17, 2020

Diana Shipping, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into...
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safe_ship

January 17, 2020

Safe Bulkers, an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, announced that the Company has entered into sale and leaseback agreements with respect to eight...
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Qingdao Port

January 17, 2020

China’s pledge to buy U.S. farm goods based on “market conditions” during the Phase 1 trade deal signing ceremony on Wednesday added to doubts among...
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Korea Shipyard Samsung

January 17, 2020

Samsung Heavy Industries Co., a major shipbuilder in South Korea, is likely to receive US$318 million in compensation over a drill ship order cancellation, industry...
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Panama Canal

January 17, 2020

The head of the Panama Canal expects seasonal restrictions on shipping, including new “freshwater surcharges,” to continue for several years until canal administrators find a...
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