Dutch Firms to Visit Iran, Explore Economic Opportunities

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Port development and maritime technology will be in focus of the visit of the Netherlands’ Minister of ...

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Clarksons: Non-Delivery Could Hit Record Levels in 2016

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Non-delivery of vessels on the orderbook, which has been a prominent theme in shipbuilding in the last decade, ...

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Maersk Line Makes a Comeback to Iran

Danish shipping giant Maersk Line has restored its services to and from Iran, after a five-year absence from this ...

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Milaha's Profit Drops amid Shipping Woes

H.E. Sheikh Ali bin Jassim Al Thani, Chairman of Milaha’s Board of Directors; Image Courtesy: Milaha

Qatar-based marine transporter Qatar Navigation (Milaha) has seen its net profit drop by 20.8 percent for the nine ...

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Shipping's Operating Costs Fall for 4th Successive Year

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Total annual operating costs in the shipping industry fell by an average of 2.4% in 2015, compared with the 0.8% ...

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Nakilat to Move LNG Fleet Management from Shell to NSQL

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Nakilat Shipping Qatar Limited (NSQL), a subsidiary of Nakilat, signed an agreement with Shell International ...

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Drewry: Gradual Recovery Expected in Container Shipping

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Despite continuing concerns of weak trade growth and fleet oversupply in the container shipping market, a gradual ...

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Bahri's Quarterly Profit Sinks

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National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has reported a 37 percent drop in its net profit for the third ...

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LNG Sector Ready to Meet Shipping Industry Demand

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The cross-industry coalition SEA\LNG has highlighted the ability of the liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector to meet ...

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Odfjell Sells Share in Omani Tank Terminal

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The Netherlands-headquartered terminal owner and operator Odfjell Terminals B.V. (OTBV) has entered into an ...

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Nakilat Sees Slight Drop in Net Profit

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Nakilat, the shipping arm of Qatar’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector, has reported a net profit of QAR 749 ...

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Two Firms to Develop FEED for Saudi Arabian Maritime Yard

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Engineering and project management consultancy Royal HaskoningDHV UK and South Korea’s Hyundai Engineering ...

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Drewry: Container Carriers Still Face High Risk of Failure Privately-owned container carriers could risk losing ...

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Dryad: Maritime Crimes Shrink across World’s Hot Spots

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The Gulf of Guinea, South East Asia and The Indian Ocean High Risk Area (HRA) have all seen a significant reduction ...

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AAL Sets Up Gulf-Asia Semi-Liner Service

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Singapore-based breakbulk, project cargo and heavy lift carrier AAL has launched a new, scheduled Gulf-Asia semi ...

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ICTSI Opens First Phase of Basra Gateway Terminal Expansion

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Manila-based container terminal owner and operator International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) has ...

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Damietta Port Signs MOU on New Container Terminal

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Egypt’s Port of Damietta Authority has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with China Harbor for the ...

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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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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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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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PDC Secures Financing for King Abdullah Port Expansion

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The owner and developer of Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Port, The Ports Development Company, has signed ...

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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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Shipowners Urge IMO to Set Timeline to Cut GHG Emissions

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The world’s national shipowner associations represented by the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) have urged ...

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Evergreen Line, Cosco Join Forces in Adriatic-Israel Service

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Taiwanese container carrier Evergreen Line has partnered up with China’s shipping firm COSCO in operating a ...

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Abu Dhabi Ports Starts Digital Vessel Ops

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Port developer and operator Abu Dhabi Ports has launched its digital Vessel Management System which enables ...

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