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MR-Tanker

September 21, 2018

Falling global gasoline demand has resulted in a massive oversupply of clean Medium Range tankers in European waters, with the fears of potential damage from...
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GSL

September 21, 2018

Global Ship Lease announced a new time charter with Maersk Line for the 2004-built, 8,063 TEU containership OOCL Ningbo, which has been renamed GSL Ningbo,...
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Container ships and bulk carriers waiting for cargo are seen in the shipping lanes off the coast of Singapore April 18, 2009.  REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

September 21, 2018

The Greek-flagged commercial fleet reached 1,865 vessels as of July 2018, only marginally up from the corresponding month of 2017, 0.2 percent. (more…)
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September 21, 2018

The race is on to get Chinese goods into the U.S. before President Donald Trump’s tariffs bite. (more…)
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moore-stephens

September 21, 2018

Given the mounting pressure on the shipping industry to reduce emissions brought on by the IMO’s GHG strategy and commitment to a 50% reduction in...
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September 20, 2018

HHI has received an AiP during a presentation at Gastech – the leading exhibition and conference for the global gas, LNG and energy industries held...
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September 20, 2018

Top Ships Inc. is expanding its fleet, taking delivery of two Medium Range tankers and two Suezmaxes over the next eight months, a senior company...
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September 20, 2018

Bunker fuel premiums in Singapore surged at the close of Asian trade Tuesday following a sharp uptick in ICE Brent crude oil futures during the...
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maersk

September 19, 2018

To better serve customers and unlock growth potential in the Logistics & Services segment, A.P. Moller - Maersk will combine its offering for ocean products...
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LNG

September 19, 2018

China set a 10 percent tariff on U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports, extending a trade dispute into energy and casting a shadow over U.S....
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ABS

September 18, 2018

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) was selected by FueLNG to class Singapore’s first LNG bunker barge, scheduled to start construction in January 2019. (more…)
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uniper

September 18, 2018

German utility Uniper is ready to import liquefied natural gas (LNG) into the country and distribute it should a terminal be built at Wilhelmshaven, close...
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Wärtsilä

September 18, 2018

Wärtsilä will provide an integrated cargo handling and fuel gas system for two new gas carrier vessels for Exmar, the Belgium-based fleet owner. (more…)
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The Maersk ship Adrian Maersk is seen as it departs from New York Harbor in New York City, U.S., June 27, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

September 18, 2018

Container shipping company Maersk Line has announced a new system of bunker charges for its customers to reflect higher fuel costs as the International Maritime...
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Diana

September 18, 2018

Diana Shipping announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract with Ausca Shipping Limited, Hong Kong, for one...
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