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Delta Tankers Denies Involvement in Oil Slick off Brazil

Oil Spill Brazil

Brazilian authorities said a Greek-flagged tanker was responsible for the spill.

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Gard Warns of Mysterious Oil Spill off Brazil

The shorelines of Brazil’s North-Eastern region have been polluted since early September.

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ICTSI Taking Over Container Terminal in Rio de Janeiro

Tecon Suape, S. A., Brazil

ICTSI will pay USD 197 million for the concession rights.

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Two Seafarers Die aboard Atlantska Plovidba's Bulker


Two more seafarers were injured during tank cleaning operations aboard AP Dubrava off Brazil.

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Panama Canal Signs Dry Cargo Deal with Brazilian Port

Panama Canal Administrator Jorge L. Quijano

Panama Canal, Port of Itaqui agree to promote shipment of grains and other cargoes to markets in Asia.

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Spotted: HMM's New Scrubber-Fitted Boxship Visits Santos

HMM Promise berthed at DP World Santos on August 17 on its maiden voyage to the Port of Santos in Brazil.

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SBM Offshore Pens Leniency Deal with Brazilian Authorities

FPSO Cidade de Marica quayside Brasa shipyard in Brazil

SBM Offshore and SBM Holding Inc. signed a leniency agreement with the Brazilian authorities and Petrobras.

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Japanese Firms Join Forces in FPSO Business

FPSO Cidade de Caraguatatuba

Five Japanese companies have reached agreements to invest in a long-term FPSO charter business in Brazil.

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Panama Canal to Tap into Potential of Brazilian Grain Export

The Panama Canal Authority wants to attract more grain shipments to the canal originating from northern Brazil.

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Cocaine Found on board Boxship in Santos, Brazil

Drug traffickers continue to target commercial ships for hiding their illicit shipments.

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MODEC Finds Partners for Brazil's FPSO Charter Project

MODEC inks deals with four compatriots to partner up on the FPSO charter project for the Sepia Area off Brazil.

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Brazil: Vard Tax Claim Dropped

The Brazilian authorities have canceled the tax claim against Vard Holdings Limited following the company’s ...

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Liberia Scores a Win for Shipping in Brazilian Court

The Liberian Registry, in co-operation with the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), has assisted the holder of ...

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Brazil Gives Green Light to Maersk's Hamburg Süd Deal

Brazil’s regulatory authority Conselho Administrativo de Defesa Econômica (Cade) has approved without ...

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China’s ICBC Earmarks USD 700 Mn for New Brazilian Port

China Communications Construction Company (CCCC) has signed an investment and financing framework deal with ...

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China Merchants Port Buying Brazil's TCP for USD 923 Mn

Hong Kong-listed port investor China Merchants Port Holdings Company has inked a deal to buy 90 percent of shares ...

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Port of Antwerp Invests in Brazilian Port of Açu

Port of Antwerp, through its subsidiary Port of Antwerp International (PAI), will invest USD 10 million in Porto do ...

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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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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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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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Bulker Grounds at Brazil's Port of Santos

A bulk carrier, loaded with a cargo of 30,000 tonnes of soybeans, ran aground at Brazil’s port of Santos ...

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