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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Diana Shipping's Panamax to Work at Higher Rate

Athens-based dry bulk owner Diana Shipping has entered into a time charter contract with Hudson Shipping Lines ...

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Maersk Tankers Linked to Sale of Two MR1 Oldies

Maersk Tankers, part of Denmark’s shipping conglomerate Maersk, has disposed of two older MR1 tankers, ...

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Noble Group Grasps Debt Lifeline

Indebted commodities giant Noble Group has secured a 120-day extension for its USD 400 million credit facility from ...

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JP Morgan Targets Shipping Assets with New Fund

JP Morgan Asset Management has raised USD 480 million from insurers and pension funds aimed at investing into ...

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Greek Owners Top First Half of 2017 Orderbook

Greek companies continue to lead the way in vessel ordering this year, followed closely by Chinese firms, according ...

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Report: Avin International Buys HMM's Tanker Pair

Greece-based tanker shipping company Avin International has emerged as the new owner of two MR2 tankers bought from ...

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No-Shows Fine - a Nightmare for Freight Forwarders?

The recent implementation of no-shows fine by shipping liners could result in ‘accounting nightmares’ ...

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RR Tests World’s 1st Remotely Operated Commercial Ship

Engineering company Rolls-Royce and towage operator Svitzer have demonstrated the world’s first remotely operated ...

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Dalian Cuts Steel for JHW's New Ethane Carrier

China’s Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Offshore (DSIC Offshore) held the steel cutting ceremony for JHW ...

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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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New Zealand Continues with Cruise Ship Accreditation

A trial accreditation program has boosted biosecurity for international cruise ships and will be expanded for ...

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Wärtsilä to Power Thun Tankers' New Ships

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply the engines, propellers, and fuel supply systems ...

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Fuel-Oil Bunkering Operations Start at Qatari Ports

State-owned petroleum company Qatar Petroleum has launched a ship-to-ship fuel bunkering facility for all vessels ...

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Panamax Bulker Joins Golden Ocean's Fleet

Nasdaq-listed dry bulk shipping company Golden Ocean Group Limited has taken delivery of one more bulker bought in ...

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BC Ferries Welcomes 2nd LNG-Fueled Ship into Service

Canadian ferry operator BC Ferries informed that Salish Eagle, the second of the company’s three new vessels, ...

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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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