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cosco_piraeus

May 14, 2019

Experts in Greece hailed the growth of Piraeus Port under the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) during a two-day seminar in the city. (more…)
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PSTF 2019_Θ.ΒΩΚΟΣ_13.05.2019

May 13, 2019

The 2019 Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum (PSTF) is ready to welcome senior executives of the global cruise and yachting sectors for two days of thought-provoking...
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houston-ship-channel

May 13, 2019

The Houston Ship Channel was reopened with restrictions to shipping on Sunday as emergency officials worked to clear the channel following a collision between a...
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containers

May 13, 2019

The recent developments between the US and China regarding tariffs have added some considerable bearish sentiment to the trans-Pacific shipping routes, with imports into the...
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Hapag-Lloyd-containership

May 13, 2019

Looming new environmental regulations are triggering sharp divisions in the shipping industry between vessel operators investing billions of dollars to reduce emissions and others who...
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north-korea-us-flag

May 10, 2019

The United States has for the first time seized a North Korean cargo ship it accused of illicit coal shipments in violation of U.S. and...
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damico-eco-tanker

May 10, 2019

The Board of Directors of d’Amico International Shipping, a leading international marine transportation company operating in the product tanker market, examined and approved the first...
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Navios-Nave-Luminosity-MR2-product-tanker-BIG

May 9, 2019

The Americas Medium Range tanker market saw freight increase around 17%-25%, to rates not seen since early April on some US Gulf Coast-loading routes, prompted...
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brexit

May 9, 2019

The government was warned last year that it would face a bill of up to £20m if sued over the procurement of no-deal Brexit ferry...
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Greek Shipping

May 6, 2019

While Greece's coastal fleet is desperately in need of renewal, several European companies have turned to the continent's and Asian shipyards for new vessels, especially...
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pno

May 6, 2019

There will be no ferry services Monday between the Greek islands of Corfu, Igoumenitsa, Paxoi and the Diaponteia islands, as dockworkers walk off the job....
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Panama_Canal

May 6, 2019

A drought has hit the Panama Canal, forcing some limits on the size of vessels that can pass through. This could have a sizable impact...
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bunkering

May 3, 2019

Pavilion Energy has performed the first commercial ship-to-ship (STS) liquefied natural gas (LNG) refuelling operation in the port of Singapore, the company said. (more…)
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bunkering_singapore

May 3, 2019

Momentum is building behind changes in the bunker credit industry, as impending changes in marine fuel sulfur content signal higher costs. (more…)
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Dover

May 1, 2019

The U.K. government canceled contracts for additional shipping in the event of a no-deal Brexit, a move likely to increase pressure on Prime Minister Theresa...
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