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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Metrostar Sells Two VLCC Newbuildings

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Greek shipping company Metrostar Management Corp has decided to sell two 308,000 dwt Very Large Crude Carriers ...

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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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Ocean Yield Cancels Third LEG at Sinopacific

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Norwegian ship owner Ocean Yield ASA has reached an agreement to cancel the final of three newbuilding Liquefied ...

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

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EU-Canada CETA Steps Closer to Ratification

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After months of uncertainty, the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) has received positive ...

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Hanjin to Sell Its Asia to US Route Network

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South Korea’s container carrier Hanjin Shipping could sell its entire Asia to US route network, as well as ...

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Frontline Abandons Four VLCC Newbuildings

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Tanker owner and operator Frontline has entered into an agreement to terminate contracts for four Very Large Crude ...

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Wärtsilä to Power Baleària's LNG Ferry

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Finnish engineering company Wärtsilä has signed a contract with LaNaval shipyard in Sestao, Spain for the design ...

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Port of Los Angeles Sees Slight Rise in September Volumes

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US Port of Los Angeles recorded an increase of 2.4 percent in its September container throughput, handling 747,707 ...

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Port of Long Beach Volumes Hit by Hanjin Woes

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US Port of Long Beach container volumes declined 16.6 percent year-over-year in September, as the effects of the ...

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K Line Upgrades Northern Vietnam RoRo Service

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Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) plans to enhance its Asia/Vietnam Roll-on/Roll-of (RoRo) ...

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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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Spotted: New York Welcomes Viking Star for the First Time

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Viking Ocean Cruises, part of Viking Cruises, has welcomed its first cruise ship, Viking Star, into the New York ...

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Emissions from Shipping Should Be Regulated at UN Level

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The Industry Committee of the European Parliament adopted its report on the EU’s emissions trading scheme (ETS) on ...

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NCL's New Ship to Start Cruising to Alaska from 2018

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Miami-based cruise ship company Norwegian Cruise Line revealed plans to send its next new vessel, named Norwegian ...

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Euronav Pushes Delivery of Two VLCCs at HHI

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Antwerp-based tanker owner and operator Euronav NV has agreed with South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy ...

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French container shipping company CMA CGM has appointed Michel Delville as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). The group ...

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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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MacGregor Wins Pusnes Contract for New VLOCs

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MacGregor, part of Cargotec, a Finnish provider of cargo-handling machinery for ships, has won Pusnes deck ...

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Oldendorff Carriers Buys Two Second-Hand Bulkers

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German shipowner and operator Oldendorff Carriers is expanding its fleet with two more second-hand vessels, the ...

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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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Wagenborg Acquires First of Seven Feederlines' Ships

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Dutch shipowner and operator Royal Wagenborg has acquired MV Veersediep, the first of seven general cargo vessels ...

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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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Spotted: APM Terminals Tangier Working at Full Capacity

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For the first time in its history, APM Terminals’ container terminal in Tangier, Morocco, used all eight ...

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Damen Unveils New Expedition Cruise Vessel Design

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Dutch shipbuilder Damen Shipyards Group has unveiled its recently finished Expedition Cruise Vessel design, ...

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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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