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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NIMASA Chief: Nigeria Needs Maritime Transport Policy

Nigeria is in dire need of a maritime transport policy which will complement the existing national transport policy ...

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AET's New LNG-Fueled Tankers to Work for Statoil

Tanker owner and operator AET, a part of MISC Berhad, has confirmed an order for two shuttle tankers, which will be ...

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South Africa Rejects Japanese Trio's Merger Deal

The South African Competition Commission has decided to block the proposed merger between Japan’s big three ...

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MSC Buys Remaining Stake in Brazil's Portonave

Swiss container shipping giant Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has taken full control at Brazil’s ...

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Port of Felixstowe Welcomes World's Largest Boxship

The 21,413 TEU OOCL Hong Kong made its maiden call at Hutchison Ports’ Port of Felixstowe on June 21. The ...

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ABS Grants Approval to Chiyoda’s FLNG Power Plant Concept

Houston-based classification society ABS has granted Approval in Principle (AIP) for a floating LNG power plant and ...

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Newbuilt Panamax Added to Golden Ocean's Fleet

Nasdaq-listed dry bulk shipping company Golden Ocean Group Limited has added one more bulker, bought in March this ...

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Effect of Trump's Cuba Policy on Shipping Limited

The impact of the reversal of policy toward Cuba announced by the US President Donald Trump is expected to be ...

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Muted Impact of Qatar Crisis on LNG Sector

The severing of diplomatic ties between Qatar and its neighbors in the Gulf has caught the market off guard, ...

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Maritime Industry Needs Better Data Sharing, Collaboration

The maritime industry and broader ocean supply chain are suffering from major and costly inefficiencies due to ...

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Golar LNG, Delfin Midstream Team Up on Delfin LNG

Delfin Midstream and Golar LNG Limited have entered into a joint development agreement for the Delfin LNG project, ...

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Norden Acquires One More MR

Danish shipping company Dampskibsselskabet Norden A/S revealed it has bought a 2010-built MR product tanker.  The ...

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VTT Develops Technology for Unmanned Ship Navigation Systems

Research and technology company VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has been developing safe steering for the ...

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Carrier Reliability Up in May

Carriers’ overall on-time schedule reliability improved 4.7%, increasing from 58.6% in April 2017 to 63.3% in ...

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Australia Looks Into Maritime Security Gaps

Australia is focusing on the dangerous gaps in its maritime security, brought about by the Sage Sagittarius ...

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OOIL Denies Reports on OOCL Sale Talks

Orient Overseas International Ltd (OOIL) has refuted media reports which inform that the company is involved in ...

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Capacity Cuts Crucial in Container Shipping Recovery

Despite a modest increase in freight rates seen in 2017, a sustainable recovery in the container shipping market ...

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Teekay's 1st LNG Carrier Built in China Aces Sea Trials

Pan Asia, the first of four 174,000 cbm Tri-Fuel Diesel Electric (TFDE) liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier ...

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Clarksons: Shipowners Favor VLCCs

With contracting this year only slightly less subdued than in 2016, there has been a welcome influx of activity in ...

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Prysmian to Supply Cables for World's First Hydrogen Vessel

Energy Observer, the world’s first catamaran powered solely by renewable energy and CEA Liten, a research ...

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Shipping Confidence at Three-Year High

Shipping confidence reached its equal highest rating in the past three years in the three months to end-May 2017, ...

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Pangaea Buys Second-Hand Supramax

US-based Pangaea Logistics Solutions has sold one of its existing vessels, Bulk Beothuk, to a third party for USD 7 ...

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Shipping Duo Pays USD 1.9 Mn for Pollution Crimes

Egyptian Tanker Company and Singapore-based Thome Ship Management have pleaded guilty in federal court in Beaumont, ...

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Paris MoU Moves Palau and Vanuatu to the Black List

The Paris MoU Committee has adopted new performance lists for flags, moving Palau and Vanuatu to the Black ...

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Minister: No Solution to Gulf Crisis until Bans Are Lifted

The Foreign Minister of Qatar Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani said that the Gulf crisis cannot be resolved ...

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SLNG Performs 1st Small Scale LNG Reload

Singapore LNG Corporation (SLNG) has performed its first small scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) gas-up/cool-down ...

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