Port of Halifax to Prepare for Mega-Ships

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Canadian Port of Halifax has begun a master planning exercise to prepare for the arrival of ...

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Port of Virginia Makes USD 217 Million Crane Order Official

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The Port of Virginia has finalized the USD 217 million contract with Finnish crane manufacturer Konecranes, which ...

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MSI: Major Gains in Crude Tanker Market to Be Limited

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The crude tanker market is forecast to experience a limited winter upturn, as only the Very Large Crude Carrier ...

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AAPA Sends Wish List to Trump

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The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) has sent ports platform recommendations to president-elect ...

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Port of Montréal Opens Viau Container Terminal

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A new container terminal at the Canadian Port of Montréal was inaugurated by representatives of the country’s ...

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Dry Bulk Market Heading Into a Firm Festive Season

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After a steady fall in average daily TCE spot earnings in October, November saw an inflection point for Capesizes ...

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BDI Reaches New High in 2016

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The Baltic Dry Index (BDI) jumped by 26 points and reached 1,257 points on November 18, marking its highest level ...

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Panama Canal to Close Gatun Locks' Lane for Maintenance

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The East lane of the Gatun Locks will be out of service in order to perform scheduled repairs on the northeast ...

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USCG: Bulker Refloated in Beaufort Inlet

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The 2014-built cargo ship Pola Palekh has been refloated after it ran aground in Beaufort Inlet Channel, North ...

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North Pacific Fishing Fleet Plans USD 1.6 Billion Upgrade

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USD 1.6 billion is expected to be spent on modernization of the North Pacific fishing fleet in the next decade, ...

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ESC, GSF to Tackle Consolidation in Container Shipping

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Representatives of exporters and importers from around the world, the European Shippers’ Council and the ...

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Port of Virginia Sees Record Monthly Container Volumes

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US Port of Virginia handled a total of 238,567 TEUs in October, making it the single-busiest month in the port’s ...

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Pasha Hawaii Unveils Order for Two LNG-Fueled Boxships

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Honolulu-based shipping company Pasha Hawaii has decided to order two new liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueled ...

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Partners to Support Anti-Bribery Compliance in Shipping

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Anti-bribery organization TRACE International and RightShip, a provider of online maritime safety and environmental ...

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Alphaliner: Panamax Exodus Set to Continue

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Over 100 more classic Panamaxes would need to be scrapped in the coming months to re-balance supply and demand, and ...

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Spotted: BW Broker Loads Cargo at New Freeport LPG Terminal

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BW Broker, a very large gas carrier (VLGC) owned by Singapore-based shipping company BW LPG, has loaded the first ...

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NYK Takes Over Stake in Maher Terminals

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NYK Ports, a subsidiary of Japanese shipping company Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK), has acquired a 20 percent ...

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IMO's BWM Regulation to Boost Tanker Scrapping Activity

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Weakness in freight rates will increase tanker shipping demolitions over the next two years, with the trend ...

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Port of Los Angeles Sees Record Monthly Container Throughput

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October was the busiest month ever at the US Port of Los Angeles, with the port’s containerized cargo ...

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Genco Closes New USD 400 Mn Financing

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Dry bulk specialist Genco Shipping & Trading Limited has closed on a new USD 400 million loan which will be ...

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POLB's Container Volumes Still Affected By Hanjin Woes

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US Port of Long Beach’s (POLB) container volumes are still hit by the Hanjin Shipping’s bankruptcy as ...

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Navig8 Product Tankers to Raise USD 30 Mn

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Petroleum products shipping company Navig8 Product Tankers Inc. is looking to raise up to USD 30 million as it ...

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Spotted: Esshu Maru Traversing Cocoli Locks

In today’s spotted, we bring you images of the Esshu Maru, a liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker, transiting ...

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MSC Sets Up New Service on Transpacific Route

Switzerland-based Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has revealed plans to launch a new service, the Sequoia ...

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APL Enhances Guam Saipan Express Service

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Singapore-based shipping company APL, part of French shipping major CMA CGM, plans to add a second vessel to its ...

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Eagle Bulk Adds Another Ultramax Newbuilding

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Connecticut-headquartered operator of dry bulk ships Eagle Bulk Shipping has acquired a resale 64,000 dwt SDARI-64 ...

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