Author Archives: ShippingHerald

Author Archives: ShippingHerald

ships

January 15, 2021

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index that tracks rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities fell on Thursday, ending an eight-session winning streak, weighed...
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Panama Canal

January 15, 2021

Congestion delaying LNG shipments via the Panama Canal is expected to last through the peak demand winter months, traders close to the situation said, although...
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CNOOC sign

January 15, 2021

The United States announced sanctions on Chinese state-owned enterprise and military officials on Thursday and added Chinese oil giant CNOOC to a blacklist, accusing them...
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crude oil export korea

January 15, 2021

In the seven days up to 1 January 2021, the US did not record any crude oil imports from Saudi Arabia. It is the first...
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iron_ore

January 15, 2021

China’s iron ore imports hit a record high in 2020, jumping 9.5% from a year earlier as the country beefed up spending on infrastructure to...
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cma-cgm-norma

January 15, 2021

The CMA CGM Group is pursuing its commitment towards its customers by increasing capacities in order to accompany them during these unprecedented times. (more…)
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BIMCO_

January 15, 2021

The turbulence of the past year has in many ways clouded the underlying fundamentals in the dry bulk shipping market, but with 2020 now behind...
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ScorpioTankers

January 14, 2021

Scorpio Tankers announced that the President of the Company, Robert Bugbee, has purchased call options on an aggregate of 300,000 common shares (or 3,000 call...
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Globus

January 14, 2021

Globus Maritime Limited, a dry bulk shipping company, announced that it has secured new time charter employment for its vessel Star Globe (a 56,867-deadweight ton...
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SUPRAMAX-DRY-BULK-GEARED-VESSEL

January 14, 2021

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index extended gains for the eighth consecutive session on Wednesday, buoyed by rising capesize rates and as supramax index...
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Diana_sideris

January 14, 2021

Diana Shipping, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, announced that it is amending the terms of its previously announced...
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maersk-ocean-cleanup-partnership_

January 14, 2021

The Ocean Cleanup’s mission is to develop advanced technologies to rid the world’s oceans of plastic. (more…)
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containership

January 14, 2021

Shocks to supply chains are engulfing a wider swath of the global economy as the pandemic rages on, threatening to stifle Asia’s trade-led recovery and...
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Golar-LNG

January 14, 2021

Golar LNG Partners LP announced that it has entered into an agreement and plan of merger with New Fortress Energy Inc. (Nasdaq: NFE) (“NFE”). (more…)
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maersk-line

January 14, 2021

Demand for ocean shipping services is likely to remain unusually high and supply will remain tight for some time as shippers and carriers adapt to...
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