Report: Yang Ming Quashes Merger Talks

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

Taiwanese ocean carrier Yang Ming Marine Transport has dismissed any possibility of a potential merger as the ...

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Aurora LPG Bows Out

Aurora LPG has become a fully owned and integrated subsidiary of the Singapore-based BW LPG, with all nine of the ...

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RoPax Ferry Catches Fire off Isle of Wight

A car and passenger ferry operating between UK mainland and the Isle of Wight caught fire in the morning hours of ...

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Report: US Court Approves Sale of Hanjin’s Stake in TTI

The US Bankruptcy Court has approved the USD 78 million sale of Hanjin Shipping’s stake in terminal operator ...

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P&O Ferries Marks 5-Year Volume High on Larne-Cairnryan

P&O Ferries has handled the highest volume of freight in five years on its Larne-Cairnryan service in 2016. The ...

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Green Discount Initiative Takes Root at Port of Gothenburg

One in three vessels that called at Sweden’s Port of Gothenburg in 2016 were classified as green according to ...

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Ice Traps Four-Vessel Convoy off Chukotka

A convoy of four vessels, two bulk carriers and two icebreakers, is trapped by ice off the coast of Chukotka ...

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UK Detains One Foreign Flagged Vessel in December

Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) has informed that one new vessel was detained in a UK port during December ...

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Update: Alliance St. Louis Heads to Port Arthur

The vehicle carrier Alliance St. Louis, which suffered an engine room fire some 150 miles south of Southwest Pass, ...

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Diana Shipping Finds Work for Two Bulkers

Athens-based dry bulk specialist Diana Shipping has, through separate wholly-owned subsidiaries, entered into time ...

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Secondhand Aframax Joins G E Shipping’s Fleet

Mumbai-based Great Eastern Shipping (G E Shipping) has taken delivery of a secondhand Aframax crude carrier from an ...

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MISC Kicks Off FSO Benchamas 2 Conversion Project

MISC Berhad, a subsidiary of Petronas, has marked the start of the floating, storage and offloading (FSO) Benchamas ...

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Navios Partners Completes Sale of MSC Cristina

US-headquartered dry bulk shipping company Navios Maritime Partners revealed it has completed the sale of MSC ...

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US DOJ Slaps Polluters with Over USD 363Mn in Fines in 2016

The US Department of Justice’s Environment and Natural Resources Division imposed criminal penalties to the amount ...

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Hong Kong Marks First Sub-20 Million TEU Year Since 2002

Annual container volumes at the Port of Hong Kong have fallen below 20 million TEU for the first time in thirteen ...

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Bulker Halts Traffic in Elbe River

A Capesize bulk carrier blocked vessel traffic in the Elbe River, Germany, after it suffered an engine damage in ...

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1 Dead, 6 Missing After 2 Cargo Ships Sink off Philippines

One crewman died and six have been reported as missing following the sinking of two cargo vessels off the ...

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Honduran Puerto Cortes Terminal Set For Expansion Works

Operadura Portuaria Centroamericana SA de CV (OPC), a subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. ...

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TCC Group Takes Delivery of Tanker Newbuilding Duo

Hong Kong-based shipowner Tai Chong Cheang Steamship Group (TCC Group) has taken delivery of two Aframax tanker ...

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OOCL Owners Waiting For the Offer They Can't Refuse

The share price of Orient Overseas (International) Limited (OOIL), parent company of the container carrier Orient ...

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Euroseas Takes Discounted Ultramax from Dayang

Nasdaq-listed owner and operator of drybulk and container carrier vessels Euroseas has taken delivery of a bulker ...

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CMA CGM Strengthens Asia-East Coast South America Links

French container shipping major CMA CGM has upgraded its SEAS1 and SEAS2 services, now providing two departures per ...

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DP World Starts Operating Saint John Canada Terminal

DP World Saint John has begun operating a multi-purpose container, bulk, and breakbulk terminal at Saint John, New ...

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Winning Shipping Acquires Capesize Duo

China’s Winning Shipping has purchased two Capesize bulk carriers from South Korea’s shipping company ...

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Port of Antwerp Confirms Record Annual Haul

The Port of Antwerp closed 2016 with a record freight volume of 214,057,529 tonnes in 2016, up 2.7% on the previous ...

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ITF Lauds MLC Abandonment Provisions Coming into Force

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF)  has welcomed new Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) ...

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Panama Canal to Reduce Booking Slots Due to Transit Delays

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) plans to temporarily reduce the number of booking slots for supers in the third ...

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