Gibson: MR Segment Sees Positive Developments

Although the overall performance in the product tanker market remains disappointing, some positive dynamics have ...

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Modernization Starts at Florida International Terminal

Florida International Terminal (FIT), operated by provider of port, towage and logistics services SAAM, has ...

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Multipurpose Prospects Continue to Strengthen

Many key drivers for dry cargo demand have reported a significant uptick in 2017, resulting in improving conditions ...

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Jacksonville Deepening Project Gets a Nod

Florida’s Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) has unanimously approved the start of the Jacksonville Harbor ...

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Interview: Owners Favor Delaying of BWMS Installation

The fast approaching implementation date of the Ballast Water Management Convention (BWMC) has stirred up a number ...

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BIMCO: Ordering Activity Ramps Up in H1

The newbuild activity for the first half of 2017 has surpassed the same period last year by 20%. A total of 5.9 ...

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Report: Frontline Quits Gener8 Maritime Pursuit

Norwegian tanker shipping giant Frontline has shelved its plans to purchase its US-based rival Gener8 Maritime, the ...

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Port of Los Angeles Reaches 9 Million TEU Milestone

On June 22, Evergreen Line’s boxship Ever Sigma discharged the nine millionth TEU to pass through the Port of Los ...

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370 Kg of Cocaine Seized in Port of Montreal

More than 370 kg of suspected cocaine were seized in Canada’s Port of Montreal, according to the Canada ...

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Dutch Ingenuity at Work with Expansion of Panama Canal

Last March, it was announced that the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) ordered a vessel scheduling and maritime ...

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ZIM Adds 11,000 TEU Boxship Newbuilding to ASE Service

Israel’s shipping company ZIM has deployed the 11,000 TEU newbuilding Cape Sounio in its Asia South America ...

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ABTO: Liquefaction Testing Is Inadequate

The Association of Bulk Terminal Operators (ABTO) has called for a complete overhaul of the cargo sampling and ...

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Brazil Starts with Inspection of Older Vessels

Brazil has introduced a new inspection requirement in its ports, following a number of recent casualties involving ...

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Traffic Growth in Ports to Remain Muted

Traffic growth in the ports sector is likely to remain well below historical levels for the foreseeable future, due ...

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PANYNJ to Discuss Cargo Facility Charge with OCEMA

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has been cleared to launch discussions related to the cargo facility ...

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Expanded Panama Canal Tops Expectations

On its way to further position Panama as the logistics hub of the Americas, the Expanded Panama Canal has set a ...

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Carnival's 2nd Quarter Adjusted Earnings Beat Expectations

Cruise liner giant Carnival Corporation & plc announced adjusted net income for the second quarter of 2017 ...

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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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SCPA Approves Largest Capital Plan to Date

The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) board of directors adopted a 2018 fiscal year financial plan that ...

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USCG Issues Updated BWMS Approval to Sunrui

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) Marine Safety Center has issued an updated type approval certificate to ...

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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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Spotted: Caravel Visits Canaveral

Florida’s Port Canaveral welcomed Glovis Caravel, a huge roll-on/roll-off vessel, for the first time on June ...

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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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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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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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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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