G6 Adds Halifax to Asia Suez Express Service

G6 Adds Halifax to Asia Suez Express Service

The G6 shipping alliance has added a call to the UK Port of Halifax to their Asia Suez Express (AZX) service ...

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Spotted: Anthem of the Seas Dwarfs Vigo Cruise Terminal

Anthem of the Seas Dwarfs Vigo Cruise Terminal

Spanish Port of Vigo has welcomed over 6,000 cruise passengers and crew today on board the world’s second ...

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EU Okays EUR 270m Public Funding for New Calais Terminal

EU Okays EUR 270m Public Funding for New Terminal at Calais

The European Commission has found that public funding of EUR 270 million to build a new cross‑Channel terminal in ...

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Statoil and Litgas Form LNG Bunkering Joint Venture

Statoil and Litgas Forming LNG Bunkering Joint Venture

Norwegian oil and gas major Statoil and Lithuanian natural gas supply and trading company Litgas have signed a ...

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SCOP Seafrance Rejects DFDS Offer

SCOP Seafrance Rejects DFDS Offer

Copenhagen-based shipping and logistics company DFDS said that its offer to the administrators of the MyFerryLink ...

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Iran to Invest in Bunkering Infrastructure

Iran Bunkering

Iran has revealed plans to invest big in the development of its bunkering infrastructure in the Persian Gulf. As ...

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First Valemax to Call at Chinese Port After Three-Year Ban

Valemaxes

China’s ban on very large ore carriers known as Valemaxes seems to have been officially lifted as the ...

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Port of Baltimore Welcomes Back Maersk Line

Bort of Baltimore Welcomes Back Maersk Line

Danish liner Maersk Line is returning to the Port of Baltimore after almost twenty years, Lt. Governor of Maryland, ...

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Port of Gothenburg Ushers In LNG Bunkering

Port of Gothenburg Introduces LNG Bunkering

Ships running on liquefied natural gas (LNG) are going to be able to bunker this environmentally-friendly fuel at ...

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Hong Kong Introduces Stricter Garbage Disposal Rules

Hong Kong Introduces Stricter Rules on Garbage Disposal from Ships

Hong Kong introduced the new Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution by Garbage) Regulation on July 1, giving ...

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Pinoy Man Missing after Falling from Boxship off New Zealand

Filipino Man Missing after Falling from Boxship in New Zealand

New Zealand’s authorities suspended the search for a 52-year-old Filipino seafarer who fell off the container ...

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Hanjin, Hyundai and Yang Ming Launch Asia-WCSA Service

Hanjin, Hyundai and Yang Ming Launch Asia-Latin America Service

South Korean container line Hanjin Shipping is teaming up with compatriot Hyundai Merchant Marine and Taiwanese ...

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Maersk’s Funding Operations in Greece Unaffected

Maersk's Funding Operations in Greece Unaffected

The shutdown of banks in Greece has not influenced A.P. Moller-Maersk’s funding operations in the country, ...

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Spotted: Ship-to-Ship Oil Transfer at Sohar Port

sohar

For today’s spotted article we have chosen a ship-to-ship (STS) transfer of fuel oil that took place last ...

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Empros Lines Starts New Europe-Arabian Gulf Service

Empros Lines Starts New Europe-Arabian Gulf Service

Greek liner and bulk carrier owner and operator Empros Lines has launched a new service connecting Belgium’s ...

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First Nations Slam Quebec Maritime Strategy

First Nations Slam Quebec Maritime Strategy

The Government of Quebec, Canada, has introduced a CAD 1.5 billion Quebec Maritime Strategy, to the delight of ...

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Preferred Bidder for Cape Town Cruise Terminal Selected

Preferred Bidder for Cape Town Cruise Terminal Selected

South Africa’s Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has chosen compatriot V&A Waterfront (Pty) Ltd to ...

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Hong Kong Sulphur Switch Enters into Force Tomorrow

Port of Hong Kong

As of tomorrow, July 1st, ocean-going vessels are required to switch to clean fuel while berthing in Hong Kong. The ...

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South Brooklyn Marine Terminal Back in Business

South Brooklyn Marine Terminal Back in Business

The Port of New York and New Jersey’s South Brooklyn Marine Terminal in Sunset Park has officially been ...

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Svitzer Forges Ties with Qingdao Port

Svitzer Forges Ties with  Qingdao Port

China’s Qingdao Port International has inked a pact with towage and emergency response specialist Svitzer ...

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Port of L.A. to Prep Yusen Terminal for Bigger Ships

NYK Apollo at YTI Port of Los Angeles

The Port of Los Angeles will begin construction this summer on a two-year project to improve the marine container ...

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Navibulgar Services Partners Up with Marichem-Marigases

Navibulgar Partners Up with Marichem-Marigases

 Bulgarian shipping company Navibulgar Services has teamed up with Marichem-Marigases, a Greek manufacturer of ...

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Georgia Ports Set Monthly Volume Records

Georgia Ports Set Monthly Volume Records

The US East Coast ports of Savannah and Brunswick set all-time records for both container volumes and total tonnage ...

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LPG Tanker Hit Hard in Collision with Boxship off Surabaya

LPG Tanker Hit Hard in Collision with Boxship off Surabaya

The LPG tanker Navigator Aries collided with a container ship Leo Perdana on the night of June 29 near the island ...

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Carriers Jostling for Expanded Panama Canal Positions

Carriers Jostling for Expanded Panama Canal Positions

Carriers are rushing to start new Asia to US East Coast services ahead of the opening of the wider Panama ...

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Cruise Ship Collides with Tanker off Gallipoli

Crusie Ship Collides with Tanker off Gallipoli

A Celestyal Cruises ship suffered structural damage to its bow and was forced to dock at Turkey’s port ...

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Colombo Port City Project Won't Be Abandoned

Colombo Port City Project Won't Be Abandoned

The Sri Lankan government will not abandon the USD 1.4 billion Colombo Port City project though its work had ...

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