Shipping News

This page features all the latest news from tankers, dry bulk, shipbuilding, containers, boxships, LNG carriers or piracy

Shipping News

DFDS

August 18, 2017

In spite of the ongoing Brexit discussion, DFDS continued to increase its volumes on the North Sea freight routes to and from the UK. Continued...
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LNG carrier

August 17, 2017

When the tanker Provalys left Louisiana for Chile last month with a full load of U.S. liquefied natural gas, it sailed around South America instead...
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american endurance

August 17, 2017

Once rare American-built oil tankers are now plentiful, changing U.S. gasoline flows and giving shipowners headaches. (more…)
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bunker_supply

August 17, 2017

Reversing two consecutive months of declines, total bunker sales in Singapore surged by 6.8% y-o-y to a six-month high of 4.39 mmt in July. (more…)
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Carnival Corporation releases its 2016 sustainability report as part of the launch of its new dedicated sustainability website, available here: http://carnivalsustainability.com. The report and complementary site detail the company’s sustainability efforts and the progress made in 2016 toward its 2020 sustainability performance goals. (PRNewsfoto/Carnival Corporation & plc)

August 17, 2017

Carnival Corporation, the world's largest leisure travel company, released its 2016 sustainability report as part of the launch of its new dedicated sustainability website. (more…)
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Shuwaikh-Port

August 17, 2017

Milaha, a Qatar-based maritime and logistics conglomerate, has launched the first ever direct feeder service between Qatar and Kuwait. (more…)
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tanker_oil

August 17, 2017

OPEC member Iraq has formed a joint venture with a shipping company owned by Arab states to transfer, store and trade crude and oil products,...
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containers

August 17, 2017

The hulking container ships that transport sneakers, bananas and barbie dolls around the world keep getting bigger. So are the companies that own them. (more…)
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whales

August 16, 2017

Certain ships are being ordered to reduce speed because of the deaths of at least 10 North Atlantic right whales in Canada’s Gulf of St...
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Soren Skou

August 14, 2017

Container shipping groups will continue to do deals, leaving only five or six survivors in an industry that two years ago had 20 players, according...
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ship-arctic

August 14, 2017

Russian shipping in the Arctic is benefiting from winds that are driving the oldest and thickest sea ice towards North America, further opening a remote...
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DP World

August 14, 2017

Dubai-based DP World and the General Authority for the Suez Canal Economic Zone in Egypt have announced a new joint venture (JV). (more…)
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Clarksons

August 14, 2017

By the late 1800s, the shipping industry had been transformed by the introduction of steam power and iron ships. Coal and grain were two of...
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HSW

August 11, 2017

Attica Holdings S.A. ("Attica Group"), a member of Marfin Investment Group (MIG) the largest investment group in Southeast Europe, announced an agreement in principle, with...
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Angelicoussis

August 11, 2017

Yannis Angelicoussis-led shipping company, Maran Tankers, has reportedly sent one of its vessels for demolition for the first time since 2013. (more…)
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