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China, Russia Team Up on Ice Silk Road

China and Russia have reached an agreement to jointly build an “Ice Silk Road” along the Northern Sea ...

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China's MSA to Conduct Special Inspection for Bulkers

The China Maritime Safety Administration (MSA) has launched a special inspection campaign for bulk carriers of ...

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Petredec to Order Up to Four VLGCs in China

Singapore-based Petredec Holdings (Eastern) has decided to further expand its fleet with up to four very large gas ...

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Ordering Activity at Chinese Yards Tumbles by Over 30 Pct

Chinese shipyards have experienced a 31.5 percent decline in newbuilding order intake reaching 9.86 million dwt in ...

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Fincantieri to Develop Cruise Ship Park in China

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri signed a letter of intent (LOI) with China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) ...

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Report: Korean Shipowners Place Majority of Orders in China

South Korean shipowners have placed orders for the construction of thirteen vessels at Chinese shipyards so far in ...

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Growing Inbound Trade Drives China’s Port Congestion

Chinese ports are encountering major congestion brought on by bad weather, the restructuring of alliance networks, ...

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China Revises White List, Adds Six Shipbuilders

Another six shipbuilders are set to enjoy financial support from China in the forthcoming period as they have been ...

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China's Iron Ore Import to Boost Dry Bulk Market

Alongside shipping of grains, China’s import of iron ore is set to continue to be a key driver for the demand ...

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Newbuild Orders at Chinese Yards Take a Nosedive

China’s shipbuilding industry has experienced a 25.4 percent plunge in newbuilding orders during the first ...

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KHI Moves Merchant Ship Construction to China

Japan’s Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) is to shift merchant ship construction from Japan to China and reduce ...

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China Suspends Investigation in 18 Carriers

China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) has suspended its investigation into a number of ...

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COSCO Shipping Holdings Books USD 1.4 Bn Loss

Shanghai-listed COSCO Shipping Holdings Co, a unit of China Cosco Shipping Corporation Limited (Cosco Shipping), ...

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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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China Fines Vessel for Violating Sulfur Cap Regulation

Maritime Safety Administrations (MSAs) in Chinese Hebei Province and Tianjin Municipality have fined a foreign ...

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UK Turns to China to Boost Maritime Ties ahead of Brexit

The UK is steering its way to China to foster maritime ties ahead of the looming triggering of Article 50 which ...

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Odfjell to Order Two More Chemical Tankers

Norwegian shipping and tank terminal company Odfjell has signed of a letter of intent for two additional chemical ...

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Challenges and Solutions in 2017 Cruise Market

China’s rapid economic evolution has attracted more people to leisure travel opportunities and the number of ...

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North Korean Ship Sinks off China, 27 Crew Rescued

Twenty seven crew members were rescued from a North Korean general cargo ship identified as Kum San that sank on ...

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Fincantieri Confirms Chinese Cruise Ship Order

Italy’s Fincantieri has entered into a binding Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with China State Shipbuilding ...

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China Punishes 14 Carriers for Not Reporting Freight Tariffs

China’s Ministry of Transport has fined 14 international container shipping companies because they either ...

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