Seatrade Convicted for Beaching Ships

Rotterdam District Court today sentenced Seatrade for illegal exports of vessels that ended up on South Asian beaches.

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Shipping Companies Excluded from World's Largest Fund

Shipping majors have been excluded from the Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG) for beaching ships.

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Grimaldi's ACL Criticized for Scrapping ConRo Duo in India

The NGO Shipbreaking Platform is urging German authorities to hold Atlantic Container Line (ACL), a subsidiary of ...

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NGO: 158 Ships Hit South Asian Beaches in Q2

Out of 210 ships, which were broken in the second quarter of 2017, a total of 158 ended up on South Asian beaches ...

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NGOs Ask Brazil to Stop Beaching Ships in South Asia

The NGOs and trade unions have criticized the shipbreaking practices of Transpetro, a part of ...

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Norway Arrests Ship Previously Sold to Gadani Scrapyard

The Norwegian environmental authorities arrested the 1989-built barge carrier Harrier, previously named Tide ...

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More Shipowners Opt for South Asian Beaching Yards

The shipping industry’s management of end-of-life vessels has shown no improvements in 2016 as the number ...

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Danish Parliament Discusses Maersk's Beaching Practices

Opposition parties in Denmark have called on the government to ensure that end-of-life vessels owned by the Danish ...

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Maersk Admits to Duplicity in Vessel Recycling

Danish shipping giant Maersk Line has admitted that its own contracts from divestments “have not always ...

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Maersk: Ship Recycling Policy Not Changed with Alang Move

Danish shipping giant Maersk Group has not lowered its standard or changed its responsible ship recycling policy ...

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CSC Slams Maersk for Dodging Shipbreaking Laws

After the Danish shipping giant Maersk Group said it would scrap more vessels in the coming years, the ...

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Indian NGOs Voice Concerns Over Alang Beaching

Beaching of end-of-life vessels in Alang has stirred serious concerns from Indian NGOs following a visit to the ...

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Horizon Trader Beached at Shipbreaking Site in India

The Horizon Trader, a 42 year-old US flagged container ship that was acquired by New York-listed shipping company ...

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Italian Shipping Trio Urged to Stop Beaching Ships

Italian shipping companies Grimaldi Group, Ignazio Messina and Vittorio Bogazzi & Figli are facing ...

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Polsteam Urged to Stop Beaching Its Ships

Polish government-owned shipping company Polsteam is facing fierce criticism from European environmental ...

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Over Half of Ships Scrapped in South Asia

Out of 213 vessels sold for breaking during the second quarter of 2015, more than half -136 ships- ended their ...

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GMS Challenges EU Ship Beaching Proposal

GMS Challenges EU Ship Beaching Proposal

Cash buyer of ships for recycling Global Marketing Systems, Inc (GMS) has challenged the European Commission’s ...

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