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Bird's Eye view of APL terminal in Port of L.A./Long Beach.

January 24, 2020

The Port of Long Beach navigated a trade dispute with China, new technology and evolving trade routes in 2019, culminating in its second-busiest year on...
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gas

January 24, 2020

In May, while President Donald Trump toured a new $10 billion plant designed to prepare natural gas for export, he made a vow. Such facilities...
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tanker

January 24, 2020

Chinese oil refiners are unlikely to boost their output of cleaner marine fuels until at least the second quarter of 2020 because they will need...
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Diana_Shipping_Medusa

January 24, 2020

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index fell to a near one-year low on Thursday, dragged by weaker demand across vessel segments. (more…)
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IMO_Logo

January 24, 2020

The International Maritime Organization said in a statement Tuesday that the transition to its global sulfur limit rule for marine fuels has been “relatively smooth.”...
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scrubbers

January 24, 2020

The global shipping market is set for a recovery, benefiting from new global rules on marine fuels that came into effect at the beginning of...
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mcdermott

January 23, 2020

U.S. oilfield services provider McDermott International Inc said on Tuesday it would file for prepackaged bankruptcy protection under Chapter 11, as it looks to cut...
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containership

January 23, 2020

Container-shipping companies, some of the biggest polluters of the world’s oceans, are managing to pass higher costs onto customers after switching to more expensive fuel...
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Fearnleys1

January 23, 2020

The VLCC market has bounced back after last week’s turmoil. (more…)
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2020-bulkers

January 23, 2020

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index fell to its lowest since February on Wednesday, hurt by a seasonal slowdown in demand amid higher costs...
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tanker

January 23, 2020

The eight crew members of the Greek-flagged tanker Happy Lady – among them five Greek nationals – who had been abducted by pirates in an...
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Piraeus

January 23, 2020

Leading cruise operator MSC Cruises announced on Wednesday in Athens a first for the Swiss-based operator: the launch of a new route across the Aegean...
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probunkers

January 22, 2020

Probunkers has agreed terms with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) for the construction of two firm units of 7,600 m3 LNG Bunker Vessels, signing a Letter...
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yard

January 22, 2020

Croatian DIV Group has agreed with Norwegian expedition cruise operator Hurtigruten to acquire Kleven Verft, a Ulsteinvik-based builder of ferries and offshore support vessels. (more…)
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Intermodal

January 22, 2020

It seems that we are finally seeing whitish smoke as far as the trade feud between the US and China is concerned, while following this...
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