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OFE: Asia Tanker Rates to Remain Weak in 3Q

Weak supply side fundamentals as well as a seasonal lull in demand are expected to plague the Asian crude tanker ...

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ReCAAP: Asian Maritime Crimes Halved in May

A total of six actual incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported in Asia in May 2017, ...

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HMM's Asia-US Volumes Surge by 67%

South Korean shipping company Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has seen a 67% year-on-year rise in its Asia-US volume ...

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Asia - Oceania Trade Growth Slowing Down

The trade growth from Asia to Australasia is starting to slow down in 2017 with exports from North Asia taking the ...

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OFE: A Glimmer of Hope for Asian Tanker Market

Already at the start of the second quarter of 2017 Asia’s crude tanker market finds itself flooded with a flurry of ...

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Infographic: Actual Maritime Crimes in Asia Drop by 12 Pct

There was an overall drop in actual piracy and armed robbery incidents against ships in Asia during January-March ...

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Little Hope for Asia-West Africa Volume Recovery

Carriers in the Asia to West Africa container trade could be dragged through another woeful demand story as the ...

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Asia-Europe Trade to See Further Rate Turmoil

The Asia-Europe trade route is bound to experience further rate turmoil during 2017 as carriers from three new ...

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Rate Levels Surge from North Europe to Asia

Spot container freight rates from North Europe to China have reached a four-year high as they jumped by 45% this ...

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Drewry: Southern Africa Imports from Asia on Recovery Path

Ailing South Africa imports from Asia could see a small recovery in 2017, as improving demand and capacity ...

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ZIM Broadens Asia – Pacific North West Scope

Israeli container carrier Zim Integrated Shipping Services (ZIM) is to add the second Asia – Pacific North ...

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Aframax Rates to Continue Firming in Asia

The Asian Aframax market has been strengthening steadily and the rates are expected to continue firming on the back ...

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Drewry: Oversupply Persists in Asia-Mediterranean Trade

The withdrawal of Hanjin Shipping’s tonnage has not been enough to rectify the Asia-Mediterranean ...

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Drewry: No Recovery for Asia - West Africa Container Traffic

The third quarter drop in volumes was unexpectedly severe and must have caught carriers out by surprise as Asia to ...

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CMA CGM Strengthens Asia-Red Sea Service

French container shipping major CMA CGM has launched REX3, a new service connecting Asia and the Red Sea.  The new ...

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V.Group Buys Selandia, Expands Presence in Asia

Ship manager V.Group has acquired Mumbai-based maritime services provider Selandia Holdings Pte. Ltd and its ...

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ReCAAP: Five Asian Maritime Incidents Reported in October

A total of five incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asia were reported in October 2016, ...

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IDC Expands Presence in Asia and Oceania

A number of unions from the Asia and Oceania region have decided to join the International Dockworkers Council ...

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MOL to Set Up Two Asia-Australia Services under New VSA

Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) plans to launch two new services between Asia and Australia ...

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Drewry: Cargo Diversions Could Cut Demand for LNG Ships

The demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels in the long term could be reduced if Asian buyers continue to ...

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Drewry: Asia-ECSA Spot Rates Coming Down

As the Asia-East Coast South America spot rates are starting to level off after a huge spike induced by big ...

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