Author Archives: ShippingHerald

Author Archives: ShippingHerald

oil_prices

June 14, 2019

Oil prices jumped more than 4% on Thursday after a suspected attack on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman near Iran and the Strait...
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UN

June 14, 2019

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres strongly condemned attacks on two oil tankers on Thursday in the Gulf of Oman that left one ablaze and both...
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DHT

June 14, 2019

Oil tanker owners DHT Holdings and Heidmar have suspended new bookings to the Mid-East Gulf, three ship brokers said, following suspected attacks on two oil...
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An oil tanker is seen after it was attacked at the Gulf of Oman, June 13, 2019. ISNA/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES

June 14, 2019

The cost of insuring tankers to ship Middle East crude looks set to jump after a second spate of attacks on vessels in the region...
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MIDEAST-TANKER

June 14, 2019

Two oil tankers were attacked on Thursday and left adrift in the Gulf of Oman, driving up oil prices and stoking fears of a new...
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Intertanko

June 14, 2019

The tanker association INTERTANKO said on Thursday that two vessels had been attacked in the Middle East and there were growing worries for the safety...
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Economou

June 14, 2019

DryShips announced it has received a non-binding offer letter from SPII Holdings, a company controlled by DryShips Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. George Economou,...
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tanker

June 13, 2019

Two oil tankers were hit in suspected attacks in the Gulf of Oman and the crews have been evacuated, shipping firms and industry sources said...
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Algoma

June 13, 2019

Algoma Shipping Ltd., a subsidiary of Algoma Central Corporation, and a leading provider of marine transportation services, announced that the acquisition of the interest held...
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US_China

June 13, 2019

Here’s another reason for Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping to seal a swift trade deal: it could put the U.S. on track to become...
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shipping-containers-sit-at-the-ports-of-los-angeles

June 13, 2019

The Los Angeles and Long Beach port complex – the No. 1 hub for U.S. ocean trade with China – processed 6.3% fewer inbound cargo...
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Fearnleys1

June 13, 2019

Hope springs eternal in the human breast." So said Alexander Pope, whose dictum is still as profound as it is poetic. Hope is of course...
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tanker

June 13, 2019

Iran, Libya and Venezuela face export limitations because of sanctions and internal political troubles. At the same time, US exports of crude oil are growing...
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containers

June 13, 2019

As weak demand growth is forecasted for the coming quarters, the container shipping industry is set to return to negative margins. (more…)
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cargill

June 13, 2019

Cargill reduced CO2 emissions from its chartered shipping fleet by 350,000 tonnes last year as part of efforts to scale back its carbon footprint at...
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