Clarksons: Box Shipping Starts Addressing Its Problems

After 2016 brought a number of records, most of them of a gloomy nature, the year may well be seen as one in which ...

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IMO: Anti-Piracy Deal Expanded to Other Illicit Activities

An international agreement on repressing piracy and armed robbery against ships in the western Indian Ocean and the ...

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MSI: Strong Dry Bulk Market Unlikely to Last

The welcome surge in dry bulk market’s spot earnings at the end of 2016 is unlikely to last long into 2017, ...

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Drewry: Benchmarking Grows in Ocean Transport

International transport and logistics executives are increasingly benchmarking their companies’ costs and supplier ...

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Physical Suppliers to Reap Rewards in Smaller Ports

Physical suppliers should move away from fuel supply in the major bunkering hubs, and instead focus on smaller ...

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Alphaliner: Number of Large-Scale Carriers Shrinks

The harsh conditions in the container shipping market during the 2016 have led to a drop of large-scale ...

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Crew Kidnappings Reach Decade High in 2016

More crew were kidnapped at sea in 2016 than in any of the previous 10 years, despite global piracy reaching its ...

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Infographic: Top 10 Shipowning Nations

The shipping industry sailed through difficult times during 2016, and today we take a look at how these conditions ...

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Jiangnan Shipyard Clinches Order for Two LPG Carriers

Shanghai-based Jiangnan Shipyard has received an order to construct two fully press liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) ...

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Shipping to Find Ways to Survive Downturn

The shipping industry is expected to use a mixture of experience and innovation to navigate what is likely to be ...

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Alphaliner: Fresh Hopes for Recovery in Container Shipping

Although the container shipping market remains fundamentally imbalanced, the new year brings with it fresh hopes ...

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Recovery of Multipurpose Shipping Rates in Sight

The multipurpose shipping market is expected to see the first signs of recovery by the end of 2017, following in ...

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IMO's New Code for Ships Using Gases Enters into Force

A new mandatory code for ships using gases or other low-flashpoint fuels has entered into force on January 1, 2017, ...

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Container Fleet Market to Grow by 3.19 Pct over Five Years

The global container fleet market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.19% during the ...

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BIMCO: Shipping Industry Faces Choppy Waters

The shipping industry has its work cut out going forward in 2017 as the period will see another year of die-hard ...

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Container Shipping Industry Sailing in Uncharted Waters

The latest phase of mass consolidation continues to see the container shipping industry sailing in uncharted waters ...

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MSI: Tanker Market Entering Calmer Waters

After a year of tumultuous political and policy upheaval, both oil and tanker markets are undergoing a process of ...

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GPHA Calls for EOI for Takoradi Container Terminal

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) has invited parties to submit their expression of interest for the ...

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Clarksons: Niche Sectors See Better Earnings in 2016

Market conditions across most sectors of the shipping industry in 2016 have been highly challenging and things in ...

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