Navios Partners to Buy 14 Rickmers Boxships

Greek shipowner and operator Navios Maritime Partners has agreed to acquire the entire container fleet consisting ...

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DSME Seeks Court Approval for Debt Rescheduling

After collecting the necessary consents for its rescue plan, the financially troubled shipbuilder Daewoo ...

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Alliances Creating Congestion at Shanghai Port

Alliances’ product restructuring and increased throughput volume are creating high congestion at the Port of ...

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Indian Dockworkers Shelve Nationwide Strike

The nationwide strike planned by Indian dockworkers for this week has been called off for the time being following ...

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RMT Protests against Poverty Pay on Streamline's Ship

The UK’s National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT) was demonstrating in Aberdeen on April ...

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Key Challenges to Paying Seafarers during Captivity

In light of increased maritime piracy attacks, especially off the Horn of Africa, which often include hijacking of ...

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Concordia, Stena Weco Charter Two MR Tankers

Swedish tanker shipping company Concordia Maritime and Danish tanker owner and operator Stena Weco have signed a ...

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Diana Shipping Prices USD 70 Mn Offering

Greek dry bulk owner Diana Shipping has priced its underwritten public offering launched earlier this week as the ...

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USCG Medevacs Celebrity Reflection's Passenger

A 47-year-old man was medevaced from the Celebrity Reflection cruise ship during the morning of April 20, some 35 ...

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Benetech Shipping to Buy HMM's MR2 Tanker Duo

Athens-based ship management company Benetech Shipping has reached an agreement to purchase two medium range (MR2) ...

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Gas Entec to Build LNG-Powered Reefer Carrier

South Korean engineering firm Gas Entec has inked a memorandum of understanding (MOA) with compatriot shipping ...

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NWSA Posts Strongest 1Q Box Volumes Since 2005

The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA), comprised of the ports of Seattle and Tacoma, said that it has recorded the ...

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Yang Ming Sets Up Southeast Asia–Australia Service

Taiwanese shipping company Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation (Yang Ming) has decided to launch a new service ...

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EIB, ABN Amro to Bolster Green Shipping in Europe

The European shipping industry is set to receive further support in the sustainable projects field as the European ...

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Unitized Trade Pushes Ireland’s Port Traffic up

Despite challenging trading environment experienced during 2016, the total port traffic in Ireland grew by 2% ...

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THE 30TH WORLD PORTS CONFERENCE Enabling Trade Energizing The World

This event is expected to have more than 500 attendees from the field of port, logistics, shipping and maritime industry…

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Singapore Maritime Week 2017

Singapore Maritime Week (SMW) is the leading maritime event in Singapore. Driven by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), SMW…

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Breakbulk Europe 2017

For more than a decade, Breakbulk Europe has served as the networking hub for industry professionals who do business in Europe — or would like to! Exhibitors and sponsors include cargo owners, ocean carriers, freight forwarders, ports/terminals, heavy haulers, equipment companies and more that are involved in this specialized industry.

In addition to exceptional networking opportunities, Breakbulk Europe provides a dynamic conference, along with a range of educational and training workshops — intensive all-day classes held the day before the exhibition opens as well as many on-the-floor sessions.

  • Over 7,600 participants attended Breakbulk Europe 2016
  • Meet with over 400 exhibitors and sponsors
  • Hear from industry experts, including leading shippers, during the conference sessions
  • Learn new skills in the educational workshops held before the exhibition and on-the-floor micro-seminars and exhibitor-led sessions during the event

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Smart Operations

Smart Operations events, from Fathom Maritime Intelligence, examines how to use intelligent shared integration, and connected operations…

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Silversea Christens Silver Muse

Monaco-based cruise line Silversea Cruises has held a christening ceremony for Silver Muse, the ninth ship in its ...

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Spotted: New EasyMax Christened by Wagenborg

Image Courtesy: Royal Wagenborg Dutch shipping company Royal Wagenborg held a christening ceremony for Egbert ...

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DHT: Deal with BW Not a Defensive Strategy

Marshall Islands-incorporated tanker owner and operator DHT Holdings said that its move to acquire very large crude ...

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Frontline's Attempt to Stop DHT's VLCC Acquisition Foiled

The Supreme Court of the State of New York has rejected Frontline’s attempt to stop DHT’s acquisition ...

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Megaships: Will They Live Up to the Promise?

There are 56 container ships of 18,000 + TEU on order slated for delivery from April, 2017 till June, 2020. The ...

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Scorpio Bulkers Adds Final Newbuilds, Cuts Loss

Monaco-based dry bulk shipping company Scorpio Bulkers has taken delivery of all of its newly constructed vessels ...

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Banks, Bondholders to Take 75 Pct Stake in Rickmers Group

Hamburg-based containership owner Rickmers Group, a subsidiary of Rickmers Holding AG, has reached an agreement ...

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Pacific Breeze Crew Receive Back Pay, Return Home

The 22 crewmembers aboard the 1990-built reefer Pacific Breeze, owned by BSBS Ltd Moscow, have won the full back ...

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BW Group Delivers First VLCC to DHT Holdings

Crude oil tanker company DHT Holdings has taken delivery of DHT Utik, the first of eleven very large crude carriers ...

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IMB: Pirates Take Eight Crew from Tug off Nigeria

Eight crewmembers have been kidnapped by armed pirates from an offshore tug off the coast of Brass, Nigeria, ...

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Winning Shipping to Expand Fleet with Capesize Bulker

China’s shipping firm Winning Shipping has reached an agreement to buy a 180,200 dwt Capesize vessel, the ...

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Shipping Pools - Potential Traps for the Unwary

Pressured by difficult markets and periods of economic uncertainty, shipping companies often turn to pool ...

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