Diana Shipping Secures Work for Two Bulkers

Athens-based dry bulk owner Diana Shipping has entered into a time charter contract for its 2013-built Capesize dry ...

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Fuel Oil Spills at Izmit Bay, Traffic Halted

Harbour Master at Izmit Bay, Turkey, has halted all inward and outward traffic due to a fuel oil spill located in ...

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Port of Dunkirk Sets Box Volume Record

French Port of Dunkirk posted a new record in annual container volumes, handling 341,041 TEU in 2016, an increase ...

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Finland, China to Join Convention on Removal of Wrecks

Finland and China are scheduled to join The Nairobi International Convention On The Removal of Wrecks starting from ...

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CMHI Lays Keel for Saga LNG’s 1st Ship

Haimen-based shipbuilder China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) has held a keel laying ceremony for Saga LNG ...

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EU Ship Recycling List Should Include Third Country Yards

Third country ship recycling yards should get EU recognition to raise standards worldwide and respond to demand, ...

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MTG Dolphin Hits 2017 Running

MTG Dolphin shipyard in Bulgaria has started 2017 at full steam, with five repairs of vessels owned by the Canadian ...

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Gazprom MT Inks Long-Term Charter Deal for Ob River

Gazprom Marketing & Trading, a subsidiary of Russian gas conglomerate Gazprom, has entered into a 10-year ...

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Philly Shipyard Starts Building APT's 4th Product Tanker

U.S. shipbuilder Philly Shipyard (PSI) has laid the keel for the final product tanker in a four vessel order for ...

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Spotted: Shi Zi Yang 7 Launched in Hong Kong

In today’s spotted we present you Shi Zi Yang 7, a 40-meter catamaran passenger ferry which has been launched ...

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DMA to Conduct more Control Inspections of Ships Abroad

The Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) has decided to increase the number of flag State inspections of ships abroad ...

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Agritrade Resources Wraps Up VLCC Purchase

Hong Kong-based Agritrade Resources Limited has finalized the purchase of a very large crude carrier (VLCC) from ...

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Offshore Energy Launches Improved Website

Offshore Energy kicks off its 10th anniversary year with a bang and is proud to announce the launch of its new and ...

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Capital Ship Management Adds Three Vessels

Greece-based Capital Ship Management Corp. has taken deliveries of two tanker newbuildings from Asian shipyards and ...

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Samsung Heavy Ups 2017 Orderbook Aim

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has raised its orderbook goal for 2017 to USD 6 billion, ...

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Greek Shipping Firms to Pay USD 2.7 Mn for Ocean Pollution

Greek shipping companies Oceanic Illsabe Limited and Oceanfleet Shipping Limited were sentenced to pay a fine of ...

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Ferus Smit Launches Third Arklow Ship

Dutch shipbuilding company Ferus Smit has launched Arklow Castle, the third in a series of ten vessels being built ...

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Port of Virginia Sets Annual Box Volume Record

The US Port of Virginia set a new annual record for container cargo volume, having handled more than 2.65 million ...

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MR2 Newbuilding Joins Maersk Tankers' Fleet

Maersk Tankers, part of the Danish shipping conglomerate Maersk, has taken delivery of Maersk Timaru, a 51,800 dwt ...

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PSA International Handles More Containers

Singapore-headquartered port operator PSA International saw an increase of 5.5% in volumes as a total of 67.63 ...

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Cosco Shipping Inks USD 26 Bn Financing Deal with CDB

Shipping giant China Cosco Shipping Group (Coscocs) has entered into a CNY 180 billion (USD 26 billion) financing ...

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King Abdullah Port Sees 8 Pct Rise in Annual Box Volumes

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Port recorded an 8% increase in its annual container throughput, which amounted ...

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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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European Parliament Committee Backs EU-Canada Trade Deal

The EU-Canada free trade agreement (CETA), considered by many observers as the most advanced and comprehensive free ...

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Three German Shipyards Form Alliance

German Dry Docks (GDD), BREDO Dockgesellschaft (BREDO) and Mützelfeldwerft plan to form a shipyard alliance under ...

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Fifth Newbuilding Joins Navig8 Chemical Tankers' Fleet

Navig8 Chemical Tankers, a joint venture between the Navig8 Group and Oaktree Capital Management, has taken ...

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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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