CMA CGM to Enhance Its Europe-West Africa Coverage

French container shipping company CMA CGM is to upgrade its EURAF 4 and EURAF 5 services connecting Europe and West ...

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Wallenius Wilhelmsen to Pay USD 98.9 Mn for Price Fixing

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Norwegian company Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics AS (WWL) has agreed to plead guilty and pay a USD 98.9 million ...

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Heavily Grounded MV Benita Step Closer to Refloating

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A number of cargo tanks aboard the heavily grounded bulk carrier MV Benita have now been pumped out, pressurised ...

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HMM Signs Deal to Join 2M, Fulfills Restructuring Terms


The South Korean shipping company Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to ...

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ZIM to Upgrade Its MAF Service

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Israel’s shipping company Zim Integrated Shipping Services is restructuring and upgrading its ...

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Panama Canal Reclaims USEC Container Volume Lead

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The Panama Canal this month regained the majority share in terms of overall container transport capacity on ...

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Report: UASC Looking to Sell Chemical Tanker Arm

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Dubai-based container shipping firm United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) is considering to sell its USD 600 ...

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CSL Bulk Carrier Aground in St. Lawrence River Channel

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The 37,690 dwt bulk carrier Whitefish Bay ran aground in the vicinity of Hamilton Islands in the St. Lawrence River ...

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Teekay Welcomes Los Angeles Spirit to Its Fleet

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Bermuda-based shipping company Teekay Corporation added another Suezmax tanker, the Los Angeles Spirit, to its ...

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Canada to Modernize Port Saint John’s Westside Terminals

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The governments of Canada and New Brunswick are providing more than CAD 136 million (USD 105.1 million) in funding ...

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Pilot Boat Hits LNG Carrier, Three Crew Injured

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Three crewmembers were injured when the pilot vessel St Davids made hard contact with the 155,159 dwt LNG carrier ...

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Top Firms Join Forces to Boost LNG as Marine Fuel

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A number of companies have decided to join forces in a new cross-industry initiative called SEA\LNG, to accelerate ...

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Robbers Strike Again in Indonesian Anchorage

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A number of robbers boarded an anchored Indian-registered bulk carrier, Vishva Nidhi, unnoticed and escaped with ...

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Ocean Yield Sees Steady Profit, Rise in Revenue

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The Oslo-listed Ocean Yield ASA has seen its total revenues for the second quarter of 2016 rise to USD 70.1 ...

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Thenamaris Suezmax Goes to Elisburg Shipping

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Greek ship manager Thenamaris has sold its Suezmax tanker Seatriumph for USD 31 million to Cyprus-based Elisburg ...

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Moody’s: Teekay Corporation's Outlook Raised to Stable

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Moody’s rating agency has upgraded the ratings outlook for Bermuda-based shipping company Teekay Corporation from ...

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Infographic: Asian Maritime Crimes Drop by 64 Pct

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Piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asia saw a decrease of 64 percent in the first half of this year, ...

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Hanjin Shipping to Sell Vietnamese Terminal Stake

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South Korea’s cash-strapped shipping firm Hanjin Shipping decided to sell its stake in the Vietnamese Tan ...

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UECC Launches Second Dual-Fuel LNG Car Carrier

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European short-sea operator United European Car Carriers (UECC) launched the second of its two new pure car/truck ...

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Drewry: Cargo Shift to US East Coast in Steady Evolution

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Poor container shipping freight levels and the countdown to the reformation of alliances in March of 2017 have ...

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Gallery: FESCO Icebreaker to Guide Ships in the Arctic

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Admiral Makarov, an icebreaker owned by Russian shipping line FESCO, is to provide pilotage of vessels with ...

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P&O Ferries to Double Freight Capacity at Zeebrugge Hub

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Pan-European ferry operator P&O Ferries is doubling freight capacity at its Zeebrugge hub in order to meet ...

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Ineffective Teamwork Led to Allision in Port of Singapore

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Ineffective team work between the crew members on the bridge and the pilot were identified as the immediate cause ...

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Turkish Crewmembers Found Guilty of Smuggling Cocaine

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The Turkish captain and first officer of an ocean going tug boat have been found guilty of drug trafficking ...

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Sunken Boat Closes Channel at Port Arthur

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The US Coast Guard closed the channel at Port Arthur, Texas, after a shrimp boat sank in the area on Monday ...

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LNG Canada Postpones Export Terminal Decision

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The joint venture participants of LNG Canada, led by Shell Canada Energy, have decided to delay a final investment ...

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OOCL, ANL, COSCON Launch New Asia-Australia Services

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A new Asia Australia Consortium (A3) has been established in an effort to provide “more competitive ...

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