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124 Ships Dumped on South Asia's Beaches in Q3

Some 124 ships out of 227 ships broken in the third quarter of 2017 ended up on beaches in South Asia for dirty and ...

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Spotted: AIDA Starts Its First World Cruise

On October 17, AIDAcara embarked from Hamburg on AIDA Cruises’ very first world cruise. The 116-day cruise ...

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Construction Starts on Amador Cruise Port

The Panama Maritime Authority (AMP) held a kick-off ceremony for the construction of the new Amador Cruise Port on ...

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Tanker Sector Heading to Firmer Ground after Hurricanes

A high level of disruption from the hurricane season is causing short-term volatility in Atlantic markets but the ...

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ICS: Canadian Oil Tanker Moratorium Act a Draconian Step

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), representing 80% of the world merchant fleet, has voiced concern about ...

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Slower Steaming Could Cut Emissions by a Third

Greenhouse gas emissions from three ship types – containerships, bulkers and tankers – could be reduced ...

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Report: Security of LNG Supplies Prompting Concern

While gas markets are currently well supplied, the transformation of natural gas markets from regional systems to ...

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Young Brothers to Inject USD 180 Mn in New Ships

Hawaii’s shipping company Young Brothers Ltd plans to invest up to USD 180 million in new vessels and ...

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Royal Caribbean Inks Financing Deals for Icon Ships

Miami-based cruise company Royal Caribbean International has entered into credit agreements for the financing of ...

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Panama Canal Ends FY17 with Record Annual Cargo Tonnage

The Panama Canal welcomed a record 403.8 million Panama Canal tons (PC/UMS) of cargo in fiscal year 2017, the ...

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IMB: 121 Piracy Incidents Reported So Far in 2017

A total of 121 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported in the first nine months of 2017, ...

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GoM Oil Spill Largest Since Deepwater Horizon?

Some 7,950 to 9,350 barrels of oil released from Delta House floating production facility last week could be the ...

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Pasha Hawaii Deploys Ship for Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief

Honolulu-based shipping company Pasha Hawaii intends to provide the US Jones Act vessel Horizon Spirit to ship ...

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Royal Caribbean Returning to St. Thomas

Cruise company Royal Caribbean International revealed plans to make a comeback to St. Thomas after the Caribbean ...

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Tanker Owners Get a Breather as Scrapping Ramps Up in Q3

The third quarter of 2017 saw the highest level of total tanker deadweight tons (DWT) sold for scrap in any quarter ...

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USCG Ends Search for Man Missing after Platform Explosion

The search for the man who was unaccounted for after an explosion on an oil platform in Lake Pontchartrain near ...

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Girl Dies after Falling aboard Carnival Glory

An 8-year-old girl died following a fall while on board a Carnival Cruise Line’s ship, Carnival Glory, while ...

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Maersk Is Not on the Scrubber Team

The IMO’s 0.5 sulfur cap on marine fuel set to enter into force in 2020 has caused numerous headaches to ...

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Antigua and Barbuda Preps for Maritime Single Window

Antigua and Barbuda is getting ready to implement a maritime single window for ship notifications related to stay ...

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NRF: Modernize NAFTA, Do Not Withdraw

The United States should work to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement but should not withdraw from the ...

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Container Shipping Industry to Earn USD 6 Bn This Year

The container shipping industry is steaming its way toward making an operating profit in the region of USD 6 ...

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One Missing after Oil Platform Explodes in Louisiana

Relevant authorities are searching for a worker who went missing following an explosion on an oil platform in Lake ...

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Fleetscape Raises USD 400 Mn of Capital

Capital provider to the maritime industry Fleetscape Capital Holdings Limited (Fleetscape) has collected USD 400 ...

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TOTE's Productivity Increases at Port of San Juan

Jacksonville-based TOTE Maritime has reported an overall productivity rise at the Port of San Juan as more ...

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Q3 2017 Bottom of Current Tanker Market Cycle

The third quarter of 2017 has seen tanker fleet utilization drop to levels last seen in 2013, according to the ...

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Bulkers Crash in Brazil

Two bulk carriers, UK-flagged Eden Bay and Bahamas-flagged Mazury collided in the Fazendinha anchorage area, Amazon ...

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TSB: SBI Carioca Refloated at High Tide

The bulk carrier SBI Carioca, which ran aground around 8 am on October 11 off New Brunswick, was refloated with the ...

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