HHI Workers Walk Again

HHI Workers Walk Again

South Korean shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. saw its unionized workers stage a four-hour walkout from 1 p.m today, November 27th, for the first time in twenty years, Yonhap reports. The industrial action ...

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Rotterdam Sets Port Tariffs for Next Three Years

Rotterdam Sets Port Tariffs for Next Three Years

The Port of Rotterdam says its port tariffs will rise in the coming three years at half the rate of the inflation ...

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Piraeus, Thessaloniki Port Operations Affected by Strike

Container Terminal in the Port of Piraeus

The 24 hour general strike of Greek Labor Unions started today and as a result, no vessels are  berthing or sailing ...

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Stena Bulk Joins WOC

Stena Bulk Joins WOC

Stena Bulk has become the first Swedish shipping company to join the World Ocean Council (WOC) – a global ...

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VIDEO: MSC Armonia Relaunch

Video MSC Armonia Relaunch

MSC Cruises has taken the first step towards doubling its fleet capacity with the relaunch of renewed MSC Armonia. ...

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Platts: VLCC Rates on the Rebound

VLCC Rates on the Rebound

Worldscale rates for VLCCs on the East of Suez routes have reached more than nine-month highs, Platts cited market ...

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CMP Investing in Malmö-Copenhagen Shuttle Service

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CMP said it was investing in a new type of daily shuttle service between Malmö and Copenhagen to be launched in ...

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Tandara Spirit Crew End Their Sit-In

Tandara Spirit Crew End Their Sit-In, Head for Singapore

The Australian crew of the product tanker Tandara Spirit decided yesterday to end their sit-in and to sail the ...

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ICTSI Stretches Manila Terminal

ICTSI Stretches Manila Terminal

Philippines’ largest port terminal operator International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) has ...

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Stealthgas Snags Charters, Starts Shares Repurchase

Stealthgas Snags Charters, Starts Shares Repurchase

Athens-based Stealthgas Inc. has concluded chartering arrangements for nine LPG carriers, spanning from two months ...

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MHI Ushers In Sayaringo STaGE

MHI Ushers In Sayaringo STaGE

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has completed development of the “Sayaringo ...

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IMO Approves IGF Code

IMO Approves IGF Code

IMO’s Maritime Safety Committee approved, in principle, the draft International Code of Safety for Ships ...

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Tasmania to Renew International Shipping Service

Tasmania to Renew International Shipping Service

The government of Tasmania expects to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Singapore-based Swire Shipping in the ...

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MPA Kicks Off SRS Forum

MPA Kicks Off SRS Forum

30 maritime organisations signed the Maritime Singapore Green Pledge at the the 2nd Singapore Registry of Ships ...

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Interview: Antwerp Sets the Course for Future Growth

Luc Arnouts, the Port of Antwerp 's Chief Commercial Officer

Belgium’s Port of Antwerp is the biggest port area in the world, covering 13,057 hectares, the equivalent of ...

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Image of the Day: Chasing the Sun

Image of the Day Chasing the Sun

The image shows the U.K. Navy’s HMS Atherstone which has spent the last two weeks working in close company ...

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Crew of Grounded Bulker Running Out of Supplies

Crew of Grounded Bulker Running Out of Supplies

Crew of the Liberian-flagged bulk carrier Adamastos that ran aground in August and is left stranded in Rio Grande, ...

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CMA CGM Eyes OPDR Acquisition

CMA CGM Eyes OPDR Acquisition

French shipping giant CMA CGM revealed plans to acquire the German company OPDR (Oldenburg-Portugiesische ...

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ICS Questions Benefits of China’s Ship Recycling Policy

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The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) voiced concern in relation to China’s new ship recycling policy, saying ...

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