South Korea, Saudi Arabia Forge Oil Trade Ties

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South Korea and Saudi Arabia have inked a maritime trade deal in Riyadh during South Korean President Park ...

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Image of the Day: Norwegian Star Takes a Breather

Norwegian Star Takes a Breath

Norwegian Star, a cruise ship operated by Norwegian Cruise Lines, is pictured here arriving at the Vigor Swan ...

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Celsius Shipping Orders Tanker Quartet at Nantong Mingde

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Copenhagen-based ship owner Celsius Shipping has ordered four more chemical tankers from China’s ...

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JR Shipping Takes Over Universal’s Bankrupt Vessels

JR Shipping Takes Over Universal's Bankrupt Vessels

Harlingen-based JR Shipping Group is taking over six container feeder vessels from Universal Marine upon request ...

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Rongsheng Drops Warrant Issue amid Arrest of Key Investor

Rongsheng Drops Warrant Issue amid Arrest of Key Investor

China’s heavily indebted shipbuilder China Rongsheng Heavy Industries has cancelled a warrant issue after the ...

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US West Coast Port Workers Sue Terminal Operators

US West Coast Port Workers Sue Terminal Operators

US West Coast longshore workers have filed suit with the district court in Los Angeles against the terminal ...

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Egyptian Navy Checking Vessels for Weapons

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The Egyptian Navy has launched random checks for weapons on board vessels calling at Egyptian Red Sea ports or ...

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Infographic: EU Shipping Industry in Numbers

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A recently updated Oxford Economics study has revealed that the overall contribution of the European shipping ...

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CABSEC 15: The Caribbean Basin Coastal Surveillance and Maritime Security Summit

This third annual conference will be formally hosted with the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, and brings together ministers, chiefs of defence…

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Adriatic Oil & Gas Summit

The Adriatic Oil & Gas Summit has been formed to provide a platform for ministries and government departments to engage with international…

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EUROPORT ISTANBUL

EUROPORT ISTANBUL as the leading maritime exhibition of the Turkish Maritime Sector, where it had gained a new direction and gathered speed…

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Cruise Shipping Miami

Cruise Shipping Miami offers you the opportunity to be part of the industry’s most authoritative professional showcase…

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Indian Dockers Announce Indefinite Strikes

Indian Dockers Announce Indefinite Strikes

Five Indian union federations representing the country’s dockers have announced an indefinite strike in ...

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Golar LNG, Rosneft Eye FLNG Cooperation

Golar LNG, Rosneft Eye FLNG Cooperation

Owner and operator of LNG carriers Golar LNG Limited and Russia’s gas producer Rosneft Oil Company have ...

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Truckers Block Roads to Brazilian Ports

Truckers Block Roads to Brazilian Ports

Oslo-headquartered marine insurer Skuld has warned its members of protests by truck drivers in ten of ...

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Epic Gas Triples Its Loss

Epic Gas Triples Its Loss

Singapore-based LPG shipping provider Epic Gas recorded USD 23 million net loss and USD 8.8 million operating loss ...

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ECSA: Strong EU Equals Strong Shipping Sector

ECSA Strong EU Equals Strong Shipping

For shipping to remain a facilitator of trade, a provider of jobs and a dynamic sector of the economy, the European ...

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Don't Underestimate Piracy Threat in Indian Ocean

Combined Task Force 151 makes first suspected pirate capture

Underestimating the security risk in the Indian Ocean could put ships in great danger once again, says maritime ...

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Scorpio Bulkers Deep in Red

Scorpio Bulkers

Monaco-based Scorpio Bulkers recorded USD 116.6 million net loss in 2014, the majority of which came in the final ...

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Chemical Fire at Port Metro Vancouver Contained

Chemical Fire at Port Metro Vancouver Contained

A four-alarm fire broke out in a container on Wednesday afternoon at the Centerm container terminal on the south ...

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Bahri Plans USD 1 Billion Sukuk Sale

Bahri Plans USD 1 Billion Sukuk Sale

The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) is planning to raise around USD 1 billion through the sale of ...

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Pangaea Snares COA

Pangaea Snares COA

A Nasdaq-listed dry bulk shipping company Pangaea Logistics Solutions has entered into a five-year Contract of ...

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ESC Global Security to Protect Panama-Flagged Ships

ESC Global Security to Protect Panama-Flagged Ships

The Panama Maritime Authority has accredited ESC Global Security personnel to offer protection aboard ...

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Diana Cuts Loss

Diana Cuts Losses

Greek dry bulk shipping specialist Diana Shipping managed to more than halve the annual net loss from USD 21.2 ...

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Shipowners Still Not Sold on LNG

Shipowners Still Not Sold on LNG

The preliminary results of a study launched by the European Commission show that stakeholders recognise the ...

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Pilbara Ports Mark Monthly Throughput Growth

Pilbara Ports Mark Monthly Throughput Growth

The month of February has seen Australia’s Pilbara Ports Authority (PPA) deliver a total monthly throughput ...

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Towing of Lysblink Seaways Begins

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The towing operation of the cargo vessel Lysblink Seaways to Inchgreen, Greenock on the Firth of Clyde has kicked ...

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Fog Locks Texas Ports

Fog Locks Texas Ports

The western US Gulf ports of Beaumont, Galveston, Houston, Texas City and Port Arthur have for the last few days ...

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EU Must Step Up and Counter Mediterranean Migration

EU Must Step Up and Counter Mediterranean Migration

The burden of responsibility placed on merchant ships and their crews to rescue migrants in distress in the ...

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Hanjin Heavy Nabs LPG Duo

Hanjin Heavy Nabs LPG Duo

South Korean shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction (HHIC) has received an order for construction of ...

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