New Alliances to Feature Many Direct Route Changes

Ahead of the launch of the reshuffled alliances in April 2017, the shipment services provider CargoSmart said that ...

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Baltic Exchange Unveils Changes to Dry Bulk Indices

As part of the changes being made to its Supramax Index, the London-based Baltic Exchange will be launching dual ...

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Video: Norwegian Joy Heads for China

Norwegian Joy, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first custom-designed ship for the Chinese cruise market, began its journey ...

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Rolls-Royce, TCOMS to Develop Smart Ships

UK-based engineering company Rolls-Royce and the Technology Centre for Offshore and Marine Singapore (TCOMS) have ...

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IMO: Project Addressing Marine Bio-Invasions Completes

A project promoting the implementation of an international treaty stemming the transfer of potentially invasive ...

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CMA CGM Ship Catches Fire off Spain

The 9,415 TEU containership CMA CGM Fidelio caught fire while it was sailing off the coast of Ibiza, Spain on March ...

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World's 1st Icebreaking LNG Carrier Joins Sovcomflot

The world’s first icebreaking liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier has been delivered to its Russian owner, ...

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ESC: Shippers Facing Obstacles amid Alliance Changes

Shippers who regularly export goods to Asia have been facing a large drop of available slots for containers on ...

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MSI: Is the Boxship Industry Really Recovering?

Following the first quarter of 2017 optimism seen in the containership industry, as well as the sentiment shift in ...

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Al Marrouna Delivers 500th Cargo to Adriatic LNG Terminal

In today’s spotted we bring you an image of Al Marrouna, a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier which ...

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Eagle Bulk Confirms Purchase of Nine Ultramaxes

Connecticut-based operator of dry bulkers Eagle Bulk Shipping has received an approval to acquire up to nine ...

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Infographic: Nigerian Pirate Activity in 2016

The Gulf of Guinea continues to be one of the most dangerous bodies of water in the world for merchant shipping. ...

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DryShips Agrees to Buy Newcastlemax Quartet

Athens-based owner of drybulk carriers DryShips Inc. has entered into agreements to purchase four modern ...

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CMA CGM, PSA Singapore Start 2nd Phase of Box Terminal JV

French container shipping company CMA CGM and PSA Singapore, a subsidiary of PSA International, launched the second ...

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EU Port Services Regulation Comes into Force

The European Union (EU) Port Services Regulation (PSR) came into force on March 24, after it was adopted by the ...

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LNG Fleet Thrives as Natural Gas Gains Popularity

As liquefied natural gas (LNG) gained momentum over the last decade, becoming an increasingly important form in ...

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Fincantieri Ends Vard Offer at 74 Pct

Fincantieri Oil & Gas, a subsidiary of the Italian shipbuilding conglomerate Fincantieri, has closed its offer ...

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Maran Tankers Eyes Three New VLCCs?

Greece-based shipping company Maran Tankers plans to order three very large crude carriers (VLCCs) from South ...

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Spotted: Mozart Emerges from Makeover

UK-headquartered ship repair, conversion and marine specialist A&P Group has completed a 13-day maintenance ...

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Drewry: Alliance Reshuffle Comes amid Weaker Demand

The new alliance set-up coincides with a weak start to the year for headhaul volumes from Asia to West Coast North ...

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Sewol Wreck to Be Transported to Mokpo on March 30

The wreck of the ferry Sewol, which was lifted last week following overnight salvage operations, is expected to ...

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Somali Pirates Keep 7 Hostages on Hijacked Vessel

Somali pirates have kept 7 hostages on board the vessel hijacked last week off Somalia, indicating that it could be ...

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Greece Receives Three Bids for Thessaloniki Port

Greece has received three bids for the acquisition of the 67 percent stake in the Thessaloniki Port Authority, the ...

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Japan’s Trio Gets Nod for Container Shipping JV

The Competition Commission of Singapore (CCS) has granted its approval for the containership joint venture proposed ...

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DSME Workers Ready to Accept Wage Cuts, Propose Talks

Labor union of the South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) is ready to accept ...

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Somali Pirates Hijack Another Vessel, Use It as Mothership?

The Somali pirates have hijacked another vessel off the coast of Somalia, a representative from Oceans Beyond ...

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