Shipping News

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

Shipping News

PSTF

May 24, 2017

The Greek government has signaled its intentions to adopt a public private partnership model drive in order to improve critical port and air infrastructure required...
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Essar

May 24, 2017

Essar Shipping Limited (ESL), one of India’s leading shipping companies, has added a Panamax vessel of 74,005 Deadweight Tonnage (DWT) to its fleet of vessels....
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Piraten-Somalia

May 24, 2017

Somali pirates hijacked an Iranian fishing vessel on Tuesday to use as a base to attack bigger, more valuable ships, the mayor of a Somali...
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UASC

May 24, 2017

Gulf-based bidders have emerged for the part-owned subsidiary of United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) whose sale is key to finalising the merger between UASC and...
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Oman Shipping

May 24, 2017

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, fell for the seventh session on Tuesday, weighed down by...
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midas2

May 23, 2017

CMA CGM, a leading worldwide shipping group, is pleased to announce the launch, on May 23, 2017, of a second Midas service connecting India, the...
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A wooden plaque is seen on a wall at The Baltic Exchange in the City of London, Britain March 2, 2016. REUTERS/Toby Melville

May 23, 2017

The London-based Baltic Exchange has bold growth plans in the wake of its acquisition by the Singapore Exchange (SGX) last year. (more…)
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CLIA_Summit at sea

May 22, 2017

For its second international ‘Summit at Sea’ event, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), welcomed 175 senior cruise industry delegates from four continents, onboard the magnificent...
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Clarksons

May 22, 2017

“Look after the pennies and the pounds look after themselves” goes the saying, a mantra the shipping industry has a long taken to heart. (more…)
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brexit

May 22, 2017

Economists have warned that trade is likely to come to a halt if the UK fails to negotiate a deal in leaving the European Union....
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cyprus ship-and-flag

May 22, 2017

The government of Cyprus plans to strengthen its maritime position as the eleventh biggest fleet in the world and the third in the EU after...
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bulk

May 22, 2017

Panama authorities have detained a Moroccan phosphate shipment from the disputed territory of Western Sahara after the Polisario independence movement claimed the cargo had been...
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Teekay-LNG

May 19, 2017

Teekay Tankers Ltd. (Teekay Tankers or the Company) (NYSE:TNK) today reported the Company’s results for the quarter ended March 31, 2017: (more…)
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UASC

May 19, 2017

German shipping line Hapag Lloyd is close to completing a merger with United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) after UASC’s shareholders agreed terms to repay outstanding...
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MCT-Stockhorn

May 19, 2017

A dozen ships from the Swiss high seas fleet are being sold off as the global shipping crisis takes its toll on the quirky remnant...
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