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Shipping News

Norwegian Cruise Line

May 7, 2021

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd said its plans for resuming mid-summer U.S. sailings could be in jeopardy, a day after the U.S. Centers for Disease...
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Seanergy-Maritime-Capesize

May 7, 2021

The Baltic exchange’s main sea freight index dropped from an 11-year peak on Thursday, breaking its 15-session winning steak, weighed down by lower rates for...
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Seanergy

May 7, 2021

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. announced that it has taken delivery of the 181,325 dwt Capesize bulk carrier, built in 2012 by Imabari Shipbuilding Co. in...
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bulker

May 6, 2021

Record high US seaborne exports of coarse grains in March of 9.2 million tonnes took total Q1 exports to 21.3 million tonnes. This is the...
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cargo container ship - freighter navigating river

May 6, 2021

Unilever Plc and other big retail brands are among consumer giants adopting a toolkit to audit their shipping supply chains in an effort to help...
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cruise

May 6, 2021

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has begun a key step for the eventual resumption of U.S. cruise industry operations by issuing...
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FILE PHOTO: Cargo ships navigate the Panama Canal during an organized media tour by Italy's Salini Impregilo, one of the main sub contractors of the Panama Canal Expansion project, on the outskirts of Colon city, Panama May 11, 2016.  REUTERS/Carlos Jasso/File Photo

May 6, 2021

The Baltic exchange’s main sea freight index rose on Wednesday, its highest since mid-2010, boosted by gains across vessel segments. (more…)
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An American flag waves in the foreground at this US port, where a cargo ship loaded with containers is berthed beneath giant cranes on a clear blue sky day. The image symbolizes concepts like Made in America, Made in the USA, industry, global economy, pride, strength, power, patriotism, trade, manufacturing, and the idea of getting back to work.

May 5, 2021

The U.S. trade deficit jumped to a record high in March amid roaring domestic demand, which is drawing in imports, and the gap could widen...
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ABS

May 5, 2021

While nearly 40 percent of shipowners have still not implemented a decarbonization strategy despite impending regulations, there is resounding confidence among industry leaders in LNG’s...
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cape_bulker

May 5, 2021

The Baltic exchange’s main sea freight index rose on Tuesday, led by the highest capesize vessel rates in nearly 11 years. (more…)
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containers

May 4, 2021

Container shipping rates are heading higher again, driven to new heights by unrelenting consumer demand and company restocking from Europe to the U.S. that are...
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LNG

May 4, 2021

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes are being diverted away from ports in India as surging coronavirus cases there hamper domestic gas demand, trade and shipping...
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Wärtsilä

April 27, 2021

The technology group Wärtsilä has conducted a study on the systems and solutions required for Liquid CO2 Carrier (LCO2) vessels. (more…)
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Evergreen

April 27, 2021

The head of the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) said on Monday he hoped talks would soon yield an agreement with the owner and insurer of...
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Cape

April 27, 2021

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index on Monday drifted up to its highest since September 2010, as an uptick in rates for the larger...
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