Shipping News

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

Shipping News

ONE

January 17, 2019

In late December 2018, two vessels operated by Ocean Network Express (ONE), namely “MOL TRUST” and “MOL TRADITION”, set a loading record of 18,694 TEU...
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cmacgm_marcopolo_zebruge

January 17, 2019

The Ocean Alliance partners presented their new service offering, which would see the carriers utilize 330 containerships. (more…)
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IMB

January 17, 2019

Piracy increased on the world’s seas in 2018, with a marked rise in attacks against ships and crews around West Africa, the International Chamber of...
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ships

January 17, 2019

European refiners are increasing low sulfur fuel oil production in preparation for the January 2020 implementation of a 0.5% global marine fuel sulfur cap, sources...
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FSL_Torm

January 16, 2019

FSL-25 and FSL-26, wholly-owned subsidiaries of the First Ship Lease Trust and respective owners of the LR2 Product Tankers “Torm Margrethe” (now renamed “FSL Piraeus”)...
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bunkering_singapore

January 16, 2019

Sales of marine fuels in Singapore, the world’s biggest ship fuelling port by volume, totalled 49.8 million tonnes in 2018, down 2 percent from a...
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Euronav

January 15, 2019

Euronav announced it has sold the Suezmax vessel Felicity (2009 – 157,667 dwt) to a global supplier and operator of offshore floating platforms. (more…)
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containers

January 15, 2019

The impact of the trade war between US and China is beginning to show its colors, according to BIMCO. (more…)
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maersk-honam

January 15, 2019

The 15,262 teu Maersk Honam is expected to be back in service in the second half of this year following  repairs carried out on the...
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ships

January 15, 2019

An undersea cable and pipe-laying ship, the Vanuatu-flagged MV Star Centurion, capsized in the Indonesian waters of the Singapore Straits after a collision with a...
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Brexit

January 15, 2019

Sales of British malting barley to European Union brewers and malt producers for delivery after Brexit have come to a virtual stop because of uncertainty...
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Atlantic Tonjer

January 14, 2019

Swiss shipping line MSC has started cleaning up Dutch sea waters, ten days after it lost nearly 300 containers from one of its largest cargo...
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containers

January 14, 2019

Experts at Brickstone Investment Managers Limited have predicted that stronger global economic growth will demand growth of the global container market at five per cent...
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Navig8-Chemical-Tankers

January 14, 2019

VLCC: In the Middle East Gulf, the market came under renewed downward pressure, with 270,000mt to China fixed five points lower at WS 57. (more…)
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2M_Maersk

January 10, 2019

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company and 2M partner Maersk Line announce a new strategic cooperation with ZIM on Asia-US West Coast (USWC) and Asia-Mediterranean trades. (more…)
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