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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FMC Reaches Settlement with Wallenius Wilhelmsen, Eukor

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The US Federal Maritime Commission has reached an agreement with Norwegian car carrier Wallenius Wilhelmsen ...

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VIDEO: Georgia’s Ports Resume Normal Ops after Matthew

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Following the passing of Hurricane Matthew, the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) said that its ports are now fully ...

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Diesel Fuel Spills after Allision near Port Isabel

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Some 20,000 gallons of low sulfur diesel fuel were released into the Intracoastal Waterway near Port Isabel, Texas, ...

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Productivity Slows Down at World’s Top 30 Container Ports

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Productivity levels at the world’s top 30 container ports have demonstrated little sign of improvement over the ...

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Algoma Collects Funds for Dry Bulk Fleet Renewal

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The Canadian shipping company Algoma Central Corporation has decided to sell a part of its real estate portfolio in ...

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BBC Colorado Loses Power off Alaska

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The 12,742 dwt general cargo vessel BBC Colorado experienced severe engine issues in the Gulf of Alaska on October ...

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Cybersecurity Research Contract Goes to ABS

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Classification society American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has been awarded a research contract by the Maritime ...

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Porto Central Inks Port Construction Deal with Van Oord

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Brazilian joint venture Porto Central and Dutch dredging firm Van Oord Dredging and Marine Contractors signed an ...

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Clarksons: Shipping Industry Could Keep Its Big Break Going

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Given the current conditions, the shipping industry needs supply-side re-positioning to help the markets back to ...

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BIMCO: IMO Study on Low Sulphur Fuel Availability 'Flawed'

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International shipping association BIMCO has raised concerns over data on available fuel ahead of Marine ...

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Panama Steps Closer to Corozal's Container Terminal

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The Panama Canal has issued a Request For Proposals (RFP) for the concession to design, develop, finance, ...

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GAC Bunker Fuels Enters LNG Bunkering Alliance in NA

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GAC Bunker Fuels (GBFL), the GAC Group’s bunker trading and brokerage arm, has entered into a strategic partnership ...

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Update 3: US East Coast Ports Reopen After Matthew

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Following the passing of Hurricane Matthew, seaports in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida are ...

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Drewry: Container Carriers Still Face High Risk of Failure

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Privately-owned container carriers could risk losing shippers’ trust if they do not provide any data on their level ...

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Klaveness: No Company Is “Too Great to Fail” One month after the South Korean shipping giant Hanjin Shipping sought ...

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Genco Raises USD 125 Mn by Selling Shares

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Dry bulk specialists Genco Shipping & Trading Limited has entered into an agreement with three of its largest ...

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Spotted: Heavy Lifter Shipping Legs for New York Wheel

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Dutch provider of engineered heavy lifting and transport Mammoet has transported the four legs of the New York ...

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BIMCO: Dry Bulk Crisis Could Lead to Major Changes

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The current crisis in the dry bulk shipping sector could have a wider impact with effects on other major sectors of ...

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Update 2: USEC Ports in Lockdown ahead of Matthew

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Major seaports in Georgia and South Carolina will shut down their operations in the following few days ahead of the ...

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Optimism for Multipurpose Shipping Remains Muted

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The last three months have been some of the worst the multipurpose and project carrier sector has endured as the ...

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Spotted: Dragon Takes a Load Off in Grangemouth

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On September 28, 2016, Ineos Insight, an LPG tanker operated by Swiss-based chemicals company Ineos, docked at ...

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Pacific Basin: Vessel Earnings Outperform Market Indices

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Hong Kong-listed dry bulk shipping company Pacific Basin Shipping said that its vessel earnings outperformed ...

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Star Zeta Refloated after Grounding on Parana River

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The Supramax bulk carrier Star Zeta was refloated from its grounding site on the Parana River near San Pedro ...

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APL Enhances Asia-Latin America Coverage

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Singapore-based container shipping company APL has added three ports of call to its weekly Asia Latin America (ALX) ...

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Update: Florida Ports Closed Due to Hurricane Matthew

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The US Coast Guard has set port condition Zulu for South Florida ports, closing the ports to all vessel traffic due ...

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ACP Opens More Booking Slots for Neopanamaxes

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Over three months after the inauguration of the expanded waterway, the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) said that it ...

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