Report: Yang Ming Quashes Merger Talks

Hanjin, Hyundai and Yang Ming Launch Asia-Latin America Service

Taiwanese ocean carrier Yang Ming Marine Transport has dismissed any possibility of a potential merger as the ...

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MISC Kicks Off FSO Benchamas 2 Conversion Project

MISC Berhad, a subsidiary of Petronas, has marked the start of the floating, storage and offloading (FSO) Benchamas ...

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Hong Kong Marks First Sub-20 Million TEU Year Since 2002

Annual container volumes at the Port of Hong Kong have fallen below 20 million TEU for the first time in thirteen ...

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Honduran Puerto Cortes Terminal Set For Expansion Works

Operadura Portuaria Centroamericana SA de CV (OPC), a subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. ...

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TCC Group Takes Delivery of Tanker Newbuilding Duo

Hong Kong-based shipowner Tai Chong Cheang Steamship Group (TCC Group) has taken delivery of two Aframax tanker ...

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OOCL Owners Waiting For the Offer They Can't Refuse

The share price of Orient Overseas (International) Limited (OOIL), parent company of the container carrier Orient ...

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Euroseas Takes Discounted Ultramax from Dayang

Nasdaq-listed owner and operator of drybulk and container carrier vessels Euroseas has taken delivery of a bulker ...

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ITF Lauds MLC Abandonment Provisions Coming into Force

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF)  has welcomed new Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) ...

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Spotted: TTS Deck Kit Reaches Shanghai

Norway-headquartered marine crane and equipment manufacturer TTS Group has delivered the first of four shipsets of ...

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Standard Chartered Closes USD 1.6Bn Worth of Shipping Deals

International banking group Standard Chartered has completed three shipping finance deals for clients in Asia and ...

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CMA CGM Sets Up Singapore Navigation and Port Ops Centrer

French container shipping specialist CMA CGM opened a Navigation and Port Operations Center in APL’s corporate ...

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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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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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Japanese Whaling Fleet Located in Australian Sanctuary

The Japanese whale poachers’ factory whaling vessel was located in the Australian Whale Sanctuary with a dead ...

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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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Australia, Japan a Step Closer to Liquid Hydrogen Shipping

Australia and Japan have signed an agreement which will allow liquid hydrogen to be shipped in bulk for the first ...

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CentrePort Looking to Resume Modified Container Ops

New Zealand’s CentrePort, Wellington port operator, will begin work to secure its gantry cranes, as it develops ...

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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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Navig8 Gauntlet Joins Alpha8 Pool

Petroleum products shipping specialist Navig8 Product Tankers has taken delivery of the Navig8 Gauntlet, a 113,000 ...

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Port of Wilmington to Get Two Neo Panamax STS Cranes

North Carolina Ports has ordered two Neo Panamax ship-to-shore (STS) cranes with an option to purchase two more ...

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Jiangsu Hantong Names Three Merchant Vessels

China’s Jiangsu Hantong Ship Heavy Industry has held naming ceremonies for three merchant vessels in the last four ...

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New Zealand Becomes 54th State to Ratify BWM Convention

New Zealand has ratified the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention, which is scheduled to enter into force on ...

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CESI Qingdao Ready for Sinopec LNG Project

The joint venture group behind the China FOB Transportation project took delivery of the liquefied natural gas ...

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MV Werften Orders ABB Kit for Genting Quintet

German shipbuilder MV Werften has selected ABB propulsion, automation and marine software for five new cruise ...

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