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Shipping News

Shipping-emissions

June 23, 2017

Four major international trade associations have made a joint proposal to the UN International Maritime Organization (IMO) concerning ambitious CO2 reductions by the international shipping...
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Palmetto-State

June 23, 2017

The hottest trade in the U.S. gasoline market is starting to cool. (more…)
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Container ships and bulk carriers waiting for cargo are seen in the shipping lanes off the coast of Singapore April 18, 2009.  REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

June 23, 2017

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, rose on Thursday to snap a six-day streak of losses,...
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Ulsan-Port-Examines-LNG-Bunkering-Possibilities

June 23, 2017

The Caribbean is well positioned to move to LNG bunkering as the shipping industry seeks to comply with the new global emission cap for marine...
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Iron_Ore

June 23, 2017

Falling iron ore prices have helped sink charter rates for bulk carrier vessels, as resource companies turn up the pressure on shippers to cut prices...
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Paris MoU

June 22, 2017

The Committee of the Paris Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control (Paris MoU) has adopted new performance lists for flags and Recognized Organizations that...
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mol-sells-another-capesize-bulker

June 22, 2017

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, edged lower on Wednesday, as capesize vessel rates continue to...
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moore-stephens

June 22, 2017

Cautious optimism is in the air over the shipping industry’s fortunes over the next 12 months, lifting confidence in the sector to a three-year high...
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oocl

June 22, 2017

As shipping carriers continue a consolidation spree, the likelihood of COSCO's purchase of OOCL demonstrates that industry consolidation is anything but complete. (more…)
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evergreen3

June 22, 2017

While wedding bells have been ringing out across the global shipping industry, Taiwan’s biggest container line, Evergreen Marine Corp., has remained aloof. (more…)
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June 21, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy has halted service at a major oil terminal in the Gulf of Mexico, prompted some evacuations at rigs and platforms and put...
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polaris-shipping

June 21, 2017

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, fell on Tuesday for the fifth straight session, hurt by...
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ICS

June 20, 2017

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), a global trade association for shipowners, says it wants the United Nations' International Maritime Organization (IMO) to back a...
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Cruise Leadership Conference
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June 20, 2017

As negotiations begin on the UK’s departure from the European Union, David Dingle CBE, Chairman of Maritime UK said: (more…)
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Ras Laffan Port

June 20, 2017

Qatar Petroleum announced that fuel-oil bunkering solutions for all vessels calling on Qatari ports has been made available as of Monday. (more…)
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