Shipping News

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Shipping News

plakiotakis

November 24, 2020

Greece’s Minister for Shipping, Yannis Plakiotakis, has contracted coronavirus, according to an official ministry announcement. (more…)
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Shipping-emissions

November 24, 2020

Greenhouse gas concentrations climbed to a new record in 2019 and rose again this year despite an expected drop in emissions due to COVID-19 lockdowns,...
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Bimco_tanker

November 24, 2020

In January 2021, BIMCO will be inviting the industry to view and offer feedback on the new Ship Sale Agreement in the pipeline. The new...
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Asia Dry Bulk-Capesize

November 24, 2020

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose on Monday for a fifth straight session, helped by higher rates for all vessel segments. The Baltic...
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SUPRAMAX-DRY-BULK-GEARED-VESSEL

November 20, 2020

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, rose to its highest in over a week on...
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Panamax-bulk-carrier

November 19, 2020

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, gained on Wednesday, helped by strong demand for panamax...
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containership

November 19, 2020

Global container shipping rates have surged to records on a spike in restocking demand in the United States and Europe, container scarcity at export hubs,...
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ships

November 18, 2020

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index was little changed on Tuesday as higher rates for panamax vessels countered a dip in the capesize segment....
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IMO_Logo

November 18, 2020

The United Nations shipping agency on Tuesday approved measures to boost energy efficiency in vessels as part of efforts to reduce the industry’s carbon footprint,...
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SCF

November 17, 2020

Joint venture companies belonging to Sovcomflot (SCF Group), NYK Line and Samudera, have signed a new USD 155 million non-recourse credit facility, for up to...
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ships

November 17, 2020

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, slipped on Monday due to lower rates for the...
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Asia Dry Bulk-Capesize

November 13, 2020

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, fell to a near 5-month low on Thursday as...
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Marinakis

November 13, 2020

Capital Gas Corp. took successful delivery of the newbuilding LNG Carrier ‘Aristos I’, built by Hyundai Heavy Industries, S.Korea. (more…)
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piracy

November 12, 2020

Several oil tankers were attacked or approached with attempted attacks in the Gulf of Guinea off West Africa over the past few days, maritime security...
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emissions

November 12, 2020

The shipping industry must act now in order to meet U.N. targets to cut carbon emissions by 2050, leading officials said on Wednesday, ahead of...
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