GNV Returns to Maltese Market with New Freight Service

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Italian shipping company Grandi Navi Veloci (GNV) has opened a new route from Italy’s Palermo to Marsaxlokk ...

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Carnival to Expand Long Beach Cruise Terminal Facility

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Miami-based cruise ship company Carnival Cruise Line has signed an agreement under which it would nearly triple the ...

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MSC to Resume Maple Service on Transpacific Route

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Switzerland-based Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) plans to resume its Maple service, which will sail from ...

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Maersk Admits to Duplicity in Vessel Recycling

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Danish shipping giant Maersk Line has admitted that its own contracts from divestments “have not always ...

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APM Terminals Expands Partnerships on Vado Terminals

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Dutch container terminal operator APM Terminals has partnered up with COSCO Shipping Ports and Qingdao Port ...

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Drewry: Asia-ECSA Spot Rates Coming Down

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As the Asia-East Coast South America spot rates are starting to level off after a huge spike induced by big ...

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Oldendorff Agrees Eight Acquisitions in Two Months

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Germany-based shipowner and operator Oldendorff Carriers confirmed that it purchased a total of eight vessels since ...

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P&O Ferries Doubles Volume on Gothenburg-Britain Service

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Pan-European ferry operator P&O Ferries has reported that the number of freight units shipped between ...

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Infographic: Asian Maritime Crimes Down 65 Pct

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The number of piracy and armed robbery incidents in Asia from January to September 2016 decreased by 65%, compared ...

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Nakilat Sees Slight Drop in Net Profit

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Nakilat, the shipping arm of Qatar’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector, has reported a net profit of QAR 749 ...

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Metrostar Sells Two VLCC Newbuildings

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Greek shipping company Metrostar Management Corp has decided to sell two 308,000 dwt Very Large Crude Carriers ...

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Ocean Yield Cancels Third LEG at Sinopacific

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Norwegian ship owner Ocean Yield ASA has reached an agreement to cancel the final of three newbuilding Liquefied ...

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Drewry: Container Carriers Still Face High Risk of Failure Privately-owned container carriers could risk losing ...

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EU-Canada CETA Steps Closer to Ratification

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After months of uncertainty, the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) has received positive ...

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Hanjin to Sell Its Asia to US Route Network

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South Korea’s container carrier Hanjin Shipping could sell its entire Asia to US route network, as well as ...

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Frontline Abandons Four VLCC Newbuildings

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Tanker owner and operator Frontline has entered into an agreement to terminate contracts for four Very Large Crude ...

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Wärtsilä to Power Baleària's LNG Ferry

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Finnish engineering company Wärtsilä has signed a contract with LaNaval shipyard in Sestao, Spain for the design ...

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K Line Upgrades Northern Vietnam RoRo Service

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Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) plans to enhance its Asia/Vietnam Roll-on/Roll-of (RoRo) ...

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Dryad: Maritime Crimes Shrink across World’s Hot Spots

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The Gulf of Guinea, South East Asia and The Indian Ocean High Risk Area (HRA) have all seen a significant reduction ...

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Spotted: New York Welcomes Viking Star for the First Time

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Viking Ocean Cruises, part of Viking Cruises, has welcomed its first cruise ship, Viking Star, into the New York ...

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Emissions from Shipping Should Be Regulated at UN Level

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The Industry Committee of the European Parliament adopted its report on the EU’s emissions trading scheme (ETS) on ...

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NCL's New Ship to Start Cruising to Alaska from 2018

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Miami-based cruise ship company Norwegian Cruise Line revealed plans to send its next new vessel, named Norwegian ...

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Euronav Pushes Delivery of Two VLCCs at HHI

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Antwerp-based tanker owner and operator Euronav NV has agreed with South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy ...

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AAL Sets Up Gulf-Asia Semi-Liner Service

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Singapore-based breakbulk, project cargo and heavy lift carrier AAL has launched a new, scheduled Gulf-Asia semi ...

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MacGregor Wins Pusnes Contract for New VLOCs

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MacGregor, part of Cargotec, a Finnish provider of cargo-handling machinery for ships, has won Pusnes deck ...

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Oldendorff Carriers Buys Two Second-Hand Bulkers

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German shipowner and operator Oldendorff Carriers is expanding its fleet with two more second-hand vessels, the ...

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ZIM Adds China Express Northwest Service

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Israel’s shipping company Zim Integrated Shipping Services (ZIM) plans to launch an additional service on its ...

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