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Gastrade

March 27, 2020

Gastrade, the developer of an offshore liquefied natural gas import terminal at Alexandroupolis, Greece said Thursday that gas firms have submitted “satisfactory” binding bids to...
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Diana-Shipping

March 27, 2020

Diana Shipping announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract with C Transport Maritime Ltd., Bermuda, for one...
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Synergy_Group_COVID19

March 27, 2020

The organisation of collective crew changes at key hub ports by ship managers and owners has the potential to solve the seafarer welfare crisis currently...
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Vincent_Clerc

March 27, 2020

The number of Maersk employees working remotely has increased as efforts to fight the coronavirus pandemic continue. (more…)
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Durban

March 27, 2020

South Africa’s main export terminals will close to mineral exports from midnight, when a nationwide 21-day lockdown to try to contain the coronavirus begins, disrupting...
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shipping

March 27, 2020

Nigeria will only allow cargo vessels that have been at sea for more than two weeks to dock in its ports to prevent the spread...
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containers

March 27, 2020

The global economy’s most abrupt and consequential shock in at least a generation is unfolding at ports and other hubs of international commerce as the...
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drewry

March 27, 2020

Drewry’s container port throughput index remained stagnant with no monthly change in January 2020. However, the index was close to three points (2.1%) down when...
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CMA CGM

March 27, 2020

The CMA CGM Group, a world leader in shipping and logistics, announces today the first closing of its agreement with China Merchants Port (CMP), with...
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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

March 27, 2020

China bought 6 million mt of soy from the US in the first two months of 2020, up 500% year on year as it ramped...
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Odjfell terminals US

March 26, 2020

Odfjell Terminals US has agreed a new five-year, USD 250 million revolving credit facility. (more…)
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India

March 26, 2020

India’s government told all major ports that the coronavirus fight is a valid reason to halt some port operations, leaving traders in disarray about the...
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Methanol_powered_vessel

March 26, 2020

Green forms of liquefied methane could be a viable fuel for ships to help the industry meet greenhouse-gas emission reduction targets, a study showed. (more…)
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Equinor

March 26, 2020

Norwegian oil firm Equinor plans to cut investments, exploration drilling and operating costs by around $3 billion to help weather the coronavirus crisis and low...
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Panama Canal

March 26, 2020

Following the mandatory countrywide lockdown announced by the Panamanian Government to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the Panama Canal adopted new measures to guarantee the continuity...
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