Hapag-Lloyd Merges with United Arab Shipping Company

German liner shipping company Hapag-Lloyd and its UAE-based counterpart United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) merged ...

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Throughput Rises at Port of Hamburg as Bulk Cargo Shines

Total throughput at Germany’s busiest port, the Port of Hamburg, increased by 1.7 percent in the first ...

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New Forestal Gaia Enters Service

Tokyo-based Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (“K” Line) took delivery of Forestal Gaia woodchip carrier from Tsuneishi ...

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Nor Lines, Rolls-Royce Ink "Power-by-the-Hour" Service Deal

Norwegian shipping company Nor Lines and UK-based engineering company Rolls-Royce have signed a “Power-by-the-Hour” ...

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Stolt-Nielsen Orders 2+3 LNG Carriers at Keppel Singmarine

Singapore-based Keppel Singmarine has secured a contract worth a total of SGD 103 million (USD 74.2 million) to ...

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Port of Seattle, NCLH Open Bell Street Cruise Terminal

The Port of Seattle and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH) have opened the renovated Bell Street Cruise Terminal ...

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New Shuttle Service to Combat Congestion in Shanghai

Logistics company Kuehne + Nagel signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Jiangsu Taicang Port Authority and ...

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GOGL Still in The Red

Dry bulk shipping company Golden Ocean Group Limited (GOGL) managed to narrow its net loss in the first quarter of ...

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Trump Kills Off TIGER in FY 2018 Budget Request

The U.S. president Donald Trump’s fiscal 2018 budget request calls for a reduction in financial support to most ...

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Höegh Giant Staying Busy ahead of Ghana Contract

Norway-based Höegh LNG has chartered out the recently delivered Höegh Giant to an unnamed trader for short-term ...

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Infographic: Norway as a Shipowning Nation

Ahead of the international maritime trade event Norshipping 2017 which will be held in Oslo from May 30 to June 2, ...

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Bulker Crewman Dies in Berthing Accident in Quebec

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) has deployed a team of investigators to the Port of Trois-Rivières, ...

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Spotted: Sea Leviathan Visits Port of Los Angeles

CMA CGM George Washington, a newly built ultra large container vessel (ULCV) owned by French shipping giant CMA ...

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Scorpio Tankers to Merge with Navig8 Product Tankers

Monaco-based tanker owner Scorpio Tankers revealed it has entered into definitive agreements to merge with Marshall ...

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Spanish Dockworkers Drop Strike Plans

Spanish dockworkers have shelved their strike plans announced for the following two weeks, the country’s ...

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Tanker Headwinds Push Down SCF’s Q1 Profit

Tanker market’s slowdown has slashed SCF Group’s net profit to USD 39.9 million during the first ...

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Diana Shipping’s Net Loss Edges Down in Q1

Greek owner of dry bulk vessels Diana Shipping today reported a net loss of USD 26.5 million for the first quarter ...

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World's 1st Dual-Fuel Asphalt Carrier Christened in Montreal

Image Courtesy: Besiktas Shipyard M/T Damia Desgagnés, the world’s first dual-fuel asphalt tanker, was ...

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Carrier Reliability Drops in April amid Vessel Reshuffling

Carriers’ overall on-time and transit time reliability decreased in April as the great migration of vessels ...

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Crane Collapses after Ship Hits Pier at Abidjan Port

Image Courtesy: Autonomous Port of Abidjan While docking at the Port of Abidjan’s container terminal on May ...

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KDB to Back DSME's Restructuring Despite Opposition

The restructuring of the financially-troubled South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering ...

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Essar Shipping Adds Panamax Bulker

Indian shipping corporation Essar Shipping Limited (ESL) has added to its fleet Mahavir, a Panamax bulk carrier.  ...

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OSC Goes Global with VLCC Chartering

Muscat-headquartered Oman Shipping Company (OSC) has officially set up a new commercial chartering desk offering ...

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Low Rates Lead Diana Containerships to 1Q Loss

Greek-based containership owner Diana Containerships widened its net loss in the first quarter of this year, ...

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India Steamship Sells Tanker Fleet to Centrofin

Tanker owner and operator India Steamship has sold its four strong LR2 tanker fleet to Greece’s Centrofin ...

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Odfjell Buys Handy Chemical Tanker

In line with its fleet renewal strategy, Norwegian shipping and tank terminal company Odfjell informed it has ...

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First EU-Built LNG Bunker Vessel Named

Coralius, the first European-built LNG bunker and distribution vessel, was named on Monday, May 22. The vessel was ...

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