Platts: Atlantic Supramax Market Plagued by Overcapacity

Platts: Atlantic Supramax Market Plagued by Overcapacity

The Atlantic Supramax market continued to deal with an oversupply of ships in all its key regions, with demand for cargo insufficient for the time being in helping freight rates recover, according to Platts. On the US ...

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MSC Introduces Central America Express

MSC Introducing Central America Express

Switzerland-headquartered Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. has launched a new reefer-focussed service, the ...

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BIMCO: Changing Winds for Shipping

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A change in global shipping demand is about to ensue, BIMCO claims basing its argument on the reorganization of the ...

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Oil Theft in Nigeria Subsiding?

Oil Theft in Nigeria Subsiding

A steep decline has been recorded in oil theft in Nigeria, according to a Nigerian Navy’s flag officer. At ...

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Stena Superfast VIII Ferry Breaks Loose from Berth

Stena Superfast VIII Ferry Breaks Loose from Berth

High winds that were sweeping across Ireland and Britain caused the Stena Superfast VIII ferry to break away from ...

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C-Retriever’s Kidnapped Captain Sues Chevron and ECO

C Retriever

Captain of the Edison Chouest’s hijacked supply vessel C-Retriever Wren Thomas has filed a lawsuit against Edison ...

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BW Names Two Tankers

BW Names Two Tankers

BW Group organised a ship naming ceremony for the first two of ten medium range (MR) product tankers built by the ...

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Aqaba Port Strike Ended

Aqaba Port Strike Ended

The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) reports that port workers at the Aqaba Container Terminals ...

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Image of the Day: Platforms Resting in the Sun

Platforms Resting in the SUn

The image shows two platforms located in the Golden Eagle and Peregrine fields resting in the sun taken from ...

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Seatrade Maritime Awards

This year some of the Seatrade Awards categories are being adjusted to reflect the changes taking place across the maritime and offshore marine sector in the Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Africa.  The fundamental objective of the Seatrade Awards programme in Dubai remains as it always has been: to recognise and to honour excellence in all spheres of maritime activity across the region.

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INAMARINE 2014

INAMARINE will continue to be the Indonesia’s largest marketplace for maritime industry. To bring together with the qualified exhibitors and prospective visitors from local and international to create the more opportunities business. It is ideal platform to expand your business and to introduce the advance technologies and emerge trends to Indonesia and regional market.

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SHIPBUILD VIETNAM 2014

SHIPBUILD VIETNAM 2014 and VIET MARINE 2014 is the only specialized Shipbuilding and Maritime event in Vietnam that brings together an international congregation of shipbuilding companies, maritime companies and also its supporting industries gathered in Vietnam’s largest Shipbuilding Capital, Hai Phong, to showcase the latest developments in the shipbuilding and maritime industry.

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GLOBAL TRADE DEVELOPMENT WEEK

Global Trade Development Week EMEA will deliver positive, high quality achievements to reaffirm the UAE’s trade capabilities with its neighbours around the world as well as a platform for the government & private sectors to collaborate and exchange ideas and expertise. We look forward to a magnificent programme of events hosted in The UAE. Global Trade Development Week is the leading global trade event for public & private sector business leaders.

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TSA Members Revise Low-Sulfur Fuel Charge

TSA Members Revise Low-Sulfur Fuel Charge

Asia-U.S. container shipping lines in the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) have revised their recommended ...

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VIDEO: Future USS Detroit Takes a Plunge

VIDEO: Future USS Detroit Takes a Plunge

The Lockheed Martin -led industry team launched the seventh Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), Detroit, into the Menominee ...

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Keppel: Industry Fundamentals Still Strong

Industry Fundamentals Still Strong

Keppel Corporation reported a net profit of S$414 million (USD 352.8 million) in the third quarter of 2014, down 9% ...

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Pirates Board Chemical Tanker off Indonesia

Pirates Board Chemical Tanker off Indonesia1

A chemical tanker was boarded by a group of pirates on October 18th while the ship was sailing around 3 nautical ...

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CKYHE Alliance Sets Sights on US Trades

CKYHE Alliance Sets Sights on US Trades

The CKYHE Alliance (COSCO, “K” LINE, Yang Ming, Hanjin Shipping, and Evergreen Line) has submitted a Filing ...

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HHI’s Order Intake Down 25 Pct

HHI's Order Intake Down 25 Pct

South Korean shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has recorded 25.1 percent lower order intake for the ...

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Platts: Atlantic Supramax Market Plagued by Overcapacity

Platts: Atlantic Supramax Market Plagued by Overcapacity

The Atlantic Supramax market continued to deal with an oversupply of ships in all its key regions, with demand for ...

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Pacific Island Countries Discussing Pollution Prevention

Pacific Island Countries Discussing Pollution Prevention

Representatives from 13 Pacific island countries and territories have gathered in Brisbane, Australia this week to ...

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Stena Superfast VIII Ferry Breaks Loose from Berth

Stena Superfast VIII Ferry Breaks Loose from Berth

High winds that were sweeping across Ireland and Britain caused the Stena Superfast VIII ferry to break away from ...

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Two Rig Workers Die off Malaysia

Ensco rig 104

Two oil rig workers died in an accident on Saturday, October 18th on board Ensco 104 rig chartered to SapuraKencana ...

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Ras Laffan Terminal Operations Notches 5,000 Loadings

Ras Laffan Terminal Operations Notches 5,000 Loadings

Qatargas’ Ras Laffan Terminal Operations (RLTO) marked the loading of its 5000th cargo on October 13, the ...

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UPDATE: MT Seychelles Patriot Refloated

Grounded MT Seychelles Patriot Still Stuck

After over a week aground in the middle of the Amazon River, MT Seychelles Patriot was successfully re-floated on ...

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Mitsubishi Propellers to Be Produced in China

Mitsubishi Propellers to Be Produced in China

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Engine Co., Ltd. (MHI-MME) has concluded a ...

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Triyards Marks Profit Decrease, Boosts Yard Capacity

Triyards Marks Profit Decrease, Boosts Yard Capacity

Singapore Exchange-listed Triyards Holdings Limited has reported a decrease of USD 3.8 million (11%) and USD 5.2 ...

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Prosecution of Somali Piracy Leaders Crucial

Prosecution of Somali Piracy Leaders Crucial

Piracy activity in the Gulf of Aden and Western Indian Ocean has declined significantly, as concluded by the ...

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INFOGRAPHIC: Guide for Travellers to Ebola Countries

Ebola Infographic

The outbreak of Ebola in Western African countries has hit the headlines. Ebola is a disease of humans and other ...

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Hike in Freight Rates Not an Option?

Hike in Freight Rates Not an Option

A hike in freight rates is not an option as ‘sub-economic’ rates on the main trade lanes are here to stay, it was ...

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Seishu Maru Passes Gas Trial

Seishu Maru Passes Gas Trial

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions (WTS) has completed the gas trial for the first LNG carrier built to a Boil Off Rate ...

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