Flinterstar’s Bow Lifted from Sea

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The bow of the sunken freighter Flinterstar that sank in October 2015 off the coast of Zeebrugge was successfully ...

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Atlantska Plovidba Cancels Order for Two Ultramaxes

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Croatian shipping company Atlantska Plovidba d.d. has reached an agreement with the Chinese shipbuilder CSC ...

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Global Container Volumes Will See Little Impact from Brexit

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The United Kingdom’s decision to exit the European Union is expected to have little direct impact on the ...

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Finnlines Bags USD 55 Million EIB Loan for Eco Retrofits

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Finnish ferry operator Finnlines has inked a EUR 50-million (more than USD 55 million) loan agreement with the ...

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Report: EU Ready to Settle with Liner Giants on Price Hikes

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The European Commission is considering to accept the offer submitted by fifteen container shipping ...

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RCL Nets Financing for Two Edge-Class Cruise Ships

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Miami-based cruise company Royal Caribbean Cruises has entered into credit agreements for the financing of the ...

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Brexit to Limit Capital for Dry Bulk and Boxship Sectors?

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Shipping executives and analysts are warning of negative implications for the dry bulk and containership sectors in ...

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Terntank Takes Delivery of First Dual-Fuel Product Tanker

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Swedish tanker owner Terntank took delivery on June 28 of M/T Ternsund – the first in a series of four 15,000 ...

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CMA CGM to Launch Total NOL Takeover

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French container shipping major CMA CGM S.A. has crossed the compulsory acquisition ownership threshold in Neptune ...

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DSME’s Former CEO Taken into Custody

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Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering’s (DSME) former Chief Executive Officer Nam Sang-tae was taken ...

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Carnival Corporation Sees Record 2nd Quarter Earnings

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Miami-headquartered cruise company Carnival Corporation & plc has reported a net income of USD 605 million for ...

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Hapag-Lloyd, UASC Agree on Merger Terms

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German shipping major Hapag-Lloyd and United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) have reached an agreement on the terms ...

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HMM’s Restructuring Pushed to Late July

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The creditor-led restructuring scheme of the South Korea’s cash-strapped shipping firm Hyundai Merchant ...

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Maersk Bolsters North East Asia – New Zealand Coverage

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Danish container shipping firm Maersk Line is upgrading its existing Triple Star service to provide direct, weekly ...

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SGX Extends Exclusive Talks with Baltic Exchange

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Singapore Exchange (SGX) has extended the period of exclusive discussions to buy the London’s Baltic Exchange ...

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Drewry: Europe-ECSA Freight Rates Still Falling

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As freight rates in the Europe-East Coast South America trade continue to fall amid weakened ship utilisation, ...

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Morocco Sells 40 Pct of Shares in Port Operator Marsa Maroc

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The government of Morocco has raised an amount of MAD 1.9 billion (USD 198 million) by disposing of a 40 percent ...

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NYK Ship Kicks Off Commercial Transits through Panama

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The Lycaste Peace, a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier operated by Japanese shipping company Nippon Yusen ...

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Oakland Votes to Ban Coal Shipments

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The Oakland city council voted unanimously against the plans to send millions of tons of coal shipments through a ...

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Tsavliris to Create Salvage Network in Chinese Waters

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Greek emergency response contractor Tsavliris Salvage has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with ...

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Fatal Accidents Rise at Bangladeshi Shipbreaking Yards

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At least five shipbreaking workers have been killed and five more severely injured in a series of fatal accidents ...

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Wisdom Marine Orders Two Tankers in Japan

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Taipei-based shipping company Wisdom Marine Lines has decided to enter the tanker shipping market as it ordered two ...

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Matson Launching US West Coast - South Pacific Service

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US carrier Matson is to set up a fast containership service between the US West Coast and ports in Samoa, American ...

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CMA CGM Closer to Mandatory Acquisition of NOL Shares

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French container shipping company CMA CGM S.A. has crossed the 90 percent ownership threshold in Neptune Orient ...

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Cosco’s Post Panamax Duo Joins Baumarine Pool

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China’s shipping giant Cosco has sent two of its bulk carriers into the Baumarine pool, run by Norwegian ...

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HKND Hires NGO for Nicaragua Biodiversity Management Plans

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The concessionaire of the Nicaragua Grand Canal Project, HKND Group, has entered into an agreement with Friends of ...

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Vinashin’s Former Execs Face Criminal Charges

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Vietnam’s Ministry of Public Security has proposed criminal charges against three former executives of Vinashin ...

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