Shipping News

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Shipping News

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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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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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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marinakis

March 25, 2020

Shipowner Evangelos Marinakis has said he has fully recovered from coronavirus after testing positive on 10 March. He praised the Greek medical system and the...
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pangaea-logistics

March 25, 2020

Ships and their crews must be able to trade freely with minimal port restrictions to ensure supply lines don’t freeze up while the coronavirus shuts...
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eu-flag

March 25, 2020

Cargo shipping companies will be exempt from antitrust rules against anti-competitive agreements for a further four years until 2024 because this leads to lower prices...
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ship

March 25, 2020

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index fell on Tuesday, recording its steepest fall in over a month on lower rates across all vessel segments....
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bunker

March 25, 2020

Credit risk in the bunker market is intensifying amid the coronavirus outbreak, even as dropping bunker fuel costs following the recent collapse in oil prices...
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marshall-islands_big

March 25, 2020

The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI), one of the world’s largest maritime registries, with more than 4,700 vessels and nearly 100,000 seafarers serving on...
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Royal Caribbean

March 25, 2020

Royal Caribbean Cruises and Celebrity Cruises have docked their global fleets until May 11, a month later than the date the Miami-based companiesoriginally gave for...
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containership

March 24, 2020

As the retail industry across Europe and North America begins to effectively shut down as governments enforce widespread social lockdown, there are increasing warnings that...
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gasLog

March 24, 2020

Piraeus-based gas carrier vessel operator Gaslog Ltd has opted to apply Nippon Paint Marine’s A-LF Sea hull coating as part of its current drydocking programme....
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IMO_Logo

March 24, 2020

IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim has issued the following statement addressing the effect of the coronavirus pandemic on the shipping industry and the global supply chain:...
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