Baltic Exchange Reaches Deal with Panellists

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In light of the potential acquisition of London’s Baltic Exchange by Singapore Exchange (SGX), the Baltic ...

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Bangladesh Step Closer to Its 1st LNG Import Terminal

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The US-based specialist in floating LNG solutions Excelerate Energy, Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation ...

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Colombian Dockers, TCBUEN Sign Collective Bargaining Deal

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The national amalgamated transport workers’ union in Colombia, SNTT, which represents dockers and other workers, ...

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GAC Russia Expands Far East Presence

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GAC Russia is expanding eastwards with the opening of new branches at Nakhodka and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk to meet demand ...

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MSC, CMA CGM Back New Container Tracking System

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Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has joined forces with the French shipping giant CMA CGM in backing French ...

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ZOSCO Sells Two Capesize Bulkers to Sinokor

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China’s shipping company Zhejiang Ocean Shipping Co (ZOSCO) has sold two of its Capesize bulkers to the South ...

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Taking the Maritime Industry to the Next Level

Certainty is a scarce good in a continuously changing world. The speed with which new developments arise, seems to ...

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Report: Advent Looking to Sell Stake in Brazil's TCP

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Global private equity firm Advent International is considering to sell its stake in Brazil’s second largest ...

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CMA CGM Reopens Barcelona-Djen Djen Regular Service

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French container shipping company CMA CGM NAF Lines is relaunching a regular service from Barcelona, Spain, to Djen ...

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IMB: Maritime Crimes Hit Lowest Levels in Decades

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Piracy and armed robbery at sea have fallen to their lowest levels since 1995, despite a surge in kidnappings off ...

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USCG Finds USD 1.4 Mn Worth of Cocaine aboard Ferry

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The United States Coast Guard and Customs and Border Protection law enforcement personnel seized USD 1.42 million ...

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Drewry: Brexit to Prompt Change in UK's Imports-Exports Mix

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The UK’s decision to leave the European Union would probably lead to a change in the mix, as the UK could switch ...

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Suezmax Newbuild Joins Thenamaris' Fleet

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Greek ship manager Thenamaris has taken delivery of a 158,566 dwt Suezmax tanker, the Seavigour, from South Korean ...

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Batamec Shipyard Arrests Chemical Tanker Ratna Blessing

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The Indonesian shipyard PT Batamec, a subsidiary of the Singapore-based offshore marine company Otto Marine ...

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Alphaliner: Weak Earnings Lead to Hapag-Lloyd, UASC Merger

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Last week’s merger agreement between German shipping major Hapag-Lloyd and United Arab Shipping Company ...

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MV Benita Refloated, Towed 20 Miles off Coast

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The bulk carrier MV Benita, which ran aground on June 17 when it hit the coast of Mauritius, has been refloated and ...

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Neopanamax Boxship Hits Wall while Traversing Panama Canal

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MV Xin Fei Zhou, a 8,500 TEU Neopanamax containership owned by China Cosco Shipping (COSCO), made contact with the ...

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Stolt-Nielsen Buys Jo Tankers’ Chemical Operations Stolt-Nielsen Limited has agreed to acquire the chemical ...

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Report: UK Ports Could Benefit from Brexit

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Ports in Britain could gain advantage over ports in the European Union due to Brexit by dodging the EU’s ...

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Orders at Hyundai Heavy Take a Nosedive

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South Korean shipbuilding major Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) added USD 4.1 billion worth of new orders to its ...

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Infographic: Global Maritime Security Incidents in 2016

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Maritime security incidents on a global level declined by 24 percent in the first six months of 2016, compared with ...

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OOCL Handles More, Earns Less in 1H 2016

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Hong Kong-based container carrier Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) recorded a 16.9% drop in total revenues in ...

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ECSA Backs European Strategy for Low-Emission Mobility

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The European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) has supported the European Commission’s newly published ...

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Royal Port Commissions Study for Baranquilla Port

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Colombian port operator Royal Port S.A. plans to construct a new port on the mouth of the Magdalena River, near the ...

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Sixth Chemical Tanker Delivered to Ocean Yield

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Norwegian ship owner Ocean Yield ASA has taken delivery of Navig8 Topaz, a 49,000 dwt IMO chemical tanker, from ...

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G6 Alliance Fuses Asia - North America West Coast Services

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Container carriers within the G6 Alliance are reshuffling their Asia–North America West Coast loops to adjust to ...

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Spotted: DCT Gdansk Erects Mega Boxship Gear

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Three STS cranes, which arrived at Poland’s Deepwater Container Terminal Gdansk in May, are now erected and ...

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