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DMCA

May 25, 2018

With a rapidly increasing contribution of the maritime sector to Dubai’s economy and with continuing success in becoming one of the most competitive maritime centers...
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cont

May 25, 2018

The number of LNG bunkering vessels has grown from one at the beginning of 2017 to six in early 2018, with these numbers expected at...
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May 25, 2018

Foreign currency inflows from Greek shipping showed a 17 percent annual increase last year, a trend that is set to continue into 2018 given the...
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maersk-line

May 25, 2018

Maersk Line is expanding its presence between Europe’s Mediterranean region and Canada to cater for the growing demands on both sides of the Atlantic. (more…)
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Euroseas_Pittas

May 24, 2018

Euroseas, an owner and operator of drybulk and container carrier vessels and provider of seaborne transportation for drybulk and containerized cargoes, announced that the registration...
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polar

May 24, 2018

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has approved a joint US-Russian proposal on regulating shipping in the Bering Strait, the Russian transport ministry said in a...
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FILE PHOTO: Chinese and U.S. flags are set up for a meeting during a visit by U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao at China's Ministry of Transport in Beijing, China April 27, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee

May 24, 2018

China will import record volumes of U.S. oil and is likely to ship more U.S. soy after Beijing signaled to state-run refiners and grains purchasers...
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VLGC-Commander-Dorian

May 24, 2018

ABS completed an in-depth techno-economic evaluation commissioned by Dorian LPG, evaluating compliance options for impending global sulfur cap requirements. (more…)
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commodity-corn

May 24, 2018

Europe’s hunger for corn is giving South Africa a surprising destination to sell more of its record crop. (more…)
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posidonia

May 23, 2018

The “Japan Seminar at Posidonia 2018” to be hosted at the Metropolitan Exhibition Center next to Athens International Airport on June 5, will focus on...
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LNG bunkering

May 23, 2018

South Korea’s shipping sector is set to give a boost to LNG bunkering, with the country preparing to order its first LNG-fueled vessels to comply...
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china_iron_ore

May 23, 2018

The seaborne iron ore market appears to be in something of a sweet spot currently, with largely steady demand and prices that have been flatlining...
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Essar

May 22, 2018

The board of Essar Shipping Ltd approved an enabling resolution on Monday on sale of older vessels of the company, a move mainly aimed at...
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posidonia

May 22, 2018

The Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) is holding its “Power Panel” on June 6, in the context of the Posidonia 2018 shipping fair in...
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containers

May 22, 2018

China has pledged to buy more U.S. goods to reduce America’s huge trade deficit and help avoid exacerbating a trade war between the world’s two...
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