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Shipping News

containers

May 24, 2019

Embargoes are rarely effective in compelling a change in diplomatic behavior because they create substantial incentives to circumvent the blockade by switching trade, building indigenous...
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TOTAL

May 24, 2019

Global bunker supplier Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions has conducted several successful trials of its 0.5% sulfur fuel oil with shipowners at key ports globally...
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P_O

May 22, 2019

P&O Ferries Ltd. sued the British government over its handling of no-deal Brexit preparations, saying that a 33 million-pound ($42 million) settlement with a rival...
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IMO_Logo

May 22, 2019

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has approved and adopted a comprehensive set of guidance and guidelines to support the consistent implementation of the lower 0.50%...
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greece

May 21, 2019

According to the latest Golden Destiny Market Report (W20), Greek players have made several moves in the second hand dry bulk and tanker markets. (more…)
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ships

May 21, 2019

World trade growth is likely to remain weak into the second quarter of 2019 according to the WTO’s latest World Trade Outlook Indicator (WTOI), released...
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ship emissions

May 20, 2019

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) on Friday agreed stricter energy efficiency targets for certain types of ships in an effort to speed up action to...
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Maersk

May 20, 2019

Maersk Product Tankers has entered a sale and leaseback agreement for four MR vessels built in 2015 and 2016 with the Industrial and Commercial Bank...
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Ships

May 17, 2019

The marine industry’s January 2020 shift to using very low sulfur fuel oil (VLSFO) to power ships worldwide will launch a one- to five-year disruption...
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Maersk safety day

May 17, 2019

APM Terminals Inland Services will be integrated into Maersk Logistics & Services from 1 August 2019, providing customers with seamless access to a wider range...
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DFDS

May 16, 2019

DFDS has entered into an agreement with Attica Group to sell a freight ferry (ro-ro), Anglia Seaways, built in 2000 with a freight capacity of...
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Triton_Containership_Panama Canal

May 16, 2019

The containership Triton has completed a trial transit in the Panama Canal. This is a new record transit in terms of size and container cargo...
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US_Iran

May 16, 2019

U.S. officials believe Iran encouraged Houthi militants or Iraq-based Shi’ite militias to carry out Sunday’s attacks on four tankers near the Strait of Hormuz, two...
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SAUDI-OIL-EMIRATES-TANKER

May 15, 2019

The U.S. ambassador to Saudi Arabia said Washington should take what he called “reasonable responses short of war” after it had determined who was behind...
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LNG

May 15, 2019

China’s latest retaliation against U.S. tariffs is set to prove largely benign to commodity trade flows as Beijing runs out of raw materials to target....
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