Shipping a Moving Target for Cyber Threats

Lars Lange, IUMI Secretary-General, speaks of numerous challenges related to cyber risk insurance

Shipping Needs to Improve Risk Exposure Management

Effective management of risk within the shipping industry has improved slightly over the past 12 months, a survey ...

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DNB Sheds Shipping Losses in Q2

Norwegian shipping bank DNB cut its individual impairment by around 65 percent in the second quarter this year when ...

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Drewry: Freight Rates Bounce Back from 2016 Levels

This year is one of huge correction after a disastrous 2016 for rates, buoyed at the same time by better supply and ...

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Ports to Clear the Way toward Zero-Emission Shipping

Ports worldwide are ready to start working on the reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions both from land-based ...

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UK’s Dependence on Shipping to Grow amid Brexit Talks

The UK’s attention is switching to the future role of its ports, harbours and seafarers, which is expected to ...

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HSH Nordbank’s Shipping Loan Losses Reach USD 221 Mn

With persistent shipping woes, the German-based provider of shipping finance HSH Nordbank has seen its loan loss ...

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Clarksons: Greece Owns the World's Largest Fleet

With the latest turn of the tide, Greek owners have placed themselves at the top with 210.1 millon gross tons, ...

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US Pull-Out from Paris Accord Could Hinder Shipping Progress

Reacting to US President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the US from the Paris climate accord, the EU and ...

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ICS: Shipping Holds Firm to CO2 Reduction Despite US Stance

The decision of the President Trump on US withdrawal from the Paris Agreement will have no impact on the shipping ...

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Further OPEC Cuts to Influence Tanker Demand?

Extension of oil production cuts until March 2018 could affect tanker demand, either via lower crude and product ...

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INTTRA: Time for Ocean Shippers to Digitize is Now

Digitization is rapidly transforming the ocean container shipping industry, according to ocean shipping electronic ...

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Shipping Pools - Potential Traps for the Unwary

Pressured by difficult markets and periods of economic uncertainty, shipping companies often turn to pool ...

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HSH Nordbank's Shipping Provisions Reach USD 2.1 Bn

Germany’s shipping finance provider HSH Nordbank has reported high loan loss provisions as it set aside EUR 2 ...

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NordLB to Lend a Helping Hand to Bremer Landesbank

German shipping bank Norddeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale (NORD/LB) plans to provide financial relief to its ...

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EU Policy Makers Urged to Cut Pollution from Shipping

Environmental experts are ringing the alarm bell and calling upon European policy makers to urgently adopt policies ...

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ECSA: Shipping Remains a Solid Contributor to EU

The shipping industry’s total employment contribution has increased to 2.1 million people while the total GDP ...

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Shipping Vulnerable to Regional Action on Cutting CO2

Unless the International Maritime Organization (IMO) makes significant progress as part of its CO2 reduction ...

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Bunker Fuel Prices Affect Matson's Earnings

US-based container carrier Matson reported a net income of USD 19.4 million in the fourth quarter of 2016, down ...

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ECSA: No Room for Shipping in EU Emission Trading Scheme

Following the proposal to revise the European Emission Trading Scheme (ETS) Directive, the European Community ...

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Environmental Performance to Be in Focus of Modern Shipping

Environmental performance will remain one of the “failure-is-not-an-option missions” in modern shipping ...

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Volumes Improve in Far East-Europe, Transpacific Lanes

Container volumes on the headhaul Far East-Europe and Far East-North America tradelanes recorded a mild recovery in ...

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