Shipping News

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Shipping News

cape_bulker

November 22, 2019

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index ticked lower for a sixth straight session on Thursday, hurt by weaker demand for capesize vessels. (more…)
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ships

November 22, 2019

Shortages of low-sulfur fuel oil could appear at some ports in Africa, South America and Southeast Asia next year, but most major ports around the...
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mscqatar

November 21, 2019

Qatar will charter two cruise liners to accommodate visiting football fans during the 2022 FIFA World Cup as it prepares to host the global football...
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Capesize-Vessel

November 21, 2019

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities, dipped for a fifth successive session on Wednesday, weighed...
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Greece_flag

November 20, 2019

Greek shipping interests continue to lead other international players in terms of new orders for the current year, with 57 new vessels ordered, including pricey...
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YEMEN-SECURITY

November 20, 2019

Three vessels and 16 people, including two South Korean nationals, who had been seized by Yemen’s Houthi movement have been released on Tuesday, South Korea’s...
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bulk

November 20, 2019

Ships hauling everything from iron ore to coal and grains are struggling to obtain the fuels they need to test them in time for the...
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greener

November 19, 2019

During last week’s Greener Shipping Summit 2019, the speakers and delegates often appeared to be still at odds over how to meet the new environmental...
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image_2_0

November 19, 2019

The curtain of this year's European Rally Championship (ERC) came down in Hungary on 8-10 November 2019, and for one more year SEAJETS sponsored the...
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ships

November 19, 2019

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities, fell to a more than four-and-a-half month low on...
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scrubbers

November 19, 2019

The Marine Department of Malaysia is among the latest to issue a notice to prohibit the discharge of washwater from open loop scrubbers in its...
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UK

November 19, 2019

The UK’s shipping association launched a four-point plan for the 2019 General Election. In its ‘Stand up for Shipping’ manifesto, the Chamber calls for more...
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IMO HQ London

November 18, 2019

The IMO Intersessional Working Group on Reduction of GHG Emissions from Ships has made significant progress in pushing forward with work to help achieve the...
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Diana_Shipping_Medusa

November 15, 2019

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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cosco-xiamen

November 15, 2019

The lack of developments on negotiations between China and the US on tariffs is expected to contribute to the first full-year decline in volumes on...
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