COSCO Corp Sinks into Red as Shipping Losses Pile On

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Singapore-listed ship repair, marine engineering and dry bulk shipping company COSCO Corporation (Singapore) ...

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COSCO Zhoushan Bags Order for Up to Four Tankers

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Chinese COSCO (Zhoushan) Shipyard, a subsidiary of COSCO Shipyard Group, has entered into a contract with ...

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BHIC Completes Sale of Chulan Tankers

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Malaysia’s Boustead Heavy Industries Corporation Berhad (BHIC) has finalized the sale of three chemical ...

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MOL Starts LNG Coastal Shuttle Project in Indonesia

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Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has teamed up with Indonesia-based PT Pelindo Energi Logistik ...

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Rosneft Delivers Its First LNG to EGAS

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Russian gas producer Rosneft has delivered its first ever LNG shipment as part of its contract with Egyptian ...

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One Dead in Collision between Tanker and Fishing Boat

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One person died in a collision between an oil tanker and a fishing vessel off the coast of Yeosu in South ...

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Grounded Bulker Refloated in Suez, Traffic Unaffected

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A 182,307 DWT bulk carrier ran aground during its transit of the Suez Canal with the Southbound convoy at about ...

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Gallery: New Viking Named with a Bang

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Viking Ocean Cruises, part of Viking Cruises, has christened its second ocean-going cruise ship, Viking Sea, on the ...

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Asian Container Shipments Lift Jacksonville Port's Volumes

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The US Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) has seen a growth of 16 percent in Asian container shipments during ...

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Crowley Christens 3rd LNG-Ready Product Tanker

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Florida-based shipping company Crowley Maritime Corporation christened on Thursday Louisiana, the latest of its ...

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Tanker Thwarts Pirate Attack off Nigeria

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The string of attacks in the Gulf of Guinea continues as pirates attempted to board a tanker earlier today while ...

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Crewless Ship Washes Ashore in Liberia

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A Panama-flagged product tanker identified as Tamaya 1 has beached ashore near Robertsport, northern Liberia coast, ...

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Car Carrier Giants Hit with Another Class Action

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Car shipping majors are facing another class action complaint by vehicle shippers who have taken their case before ...

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US Container Weight Rules Same as in IMO's SOLAS

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The existing U.S. laws and regulations for providing verified container weights are equivalent to the requirements ...

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EU Approves HSH Nordbank Sale

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The European Commission has adopted a resolution on state aid proceedings for Germany’s HSH Nordbank, ...

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Port of Oakland Extends Gate Hours to Combat Cargo Inflow

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The Port of Oakland is extending its USD 1.5 million subsidy program aimed at stimulating night and weekend ...

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EU Shipowners Want Progress at Alang Yards to Be Rewarded

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Ship recycling practices in Alang, India, are gradually improving, the European Community Shipowners’ Associations ...

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Armitt Step Closer to Build Terminal at London Thamesport

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UK shipping agent and logistics company The Armitt Group has signed a heads of terms agreement with the London ...

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Bahri Lands Financing for VLCC Trio

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The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has signed a loan facility with Alinma Bank worth 700 million ...

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ICS to Seek for Balance in York Antwerp Rules

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The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) plans to push for an improvement on the present system of the York ...

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Yilport Holding Becomes Port of Gävle's Sole Operator

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Turkish port operator Yilport Holding, a Yildirim Group subsidiary, continues feeding its expansion appetite with ...

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ACP Pushes Back Third Draft Restriction to May 25

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The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has postponed the third draft restriction to May 25 for all vessels transiting the ...

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MT Marina Arrested under Suspicion of Illegal Bunkering Ops

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A tanker identified as MT Marina was arrested due to suspected illegal bunkering activities by the Nigerian Navy ...

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Bureau Veritas Acquires TMC Marine

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French classification society Bureau Veritas has acquired TMC Marine, a London-based company specializing in ...

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Enrica Lexie Case: Court Orders Return of Italian Marine

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One of the two Italian Navy marines, being held in India after they were accused of killing two Indian fishermen in ...

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Alphaliner: Third Alliance in the Making?

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The eight container carriers left out of the two major alliances, the 2M and Ocean Alliance, could team up under a ...

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DSME Misses Its Q1 Forecast

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South Korean shipbuilding major Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) managed to turnaround its net ...

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