Meet Us at Nor-Shipping 2019

Nor-Shipping

World Maritime News team will also be attending this year’s event.

Carriers Passing on Lower Fuel Cost Perks to Shippers

Shippers seem to be the greatest beneficiaries of lower marine fuel costs as they see the benefits being passed on ...

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Regina Adds a Handysize

Regina Adds a Handysize

Japan’s Regina Bulkship SA, a 51% owned subsidiary of Uni-Asia Shipping, has taken delivery of a 37,000 dwt ...

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Diana Keeps Clearlake Gig

Diana Keeps Clearlake Gig

Greek dry bulk specialist Diana Shipping has extended the present time charter contracts for MV Myrsini and MV ...

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DSME Nets First LNG Carrier Order in 2015

DSME Nets First LNG Carrier Order in 2015

South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has received an order for a 174,000 ...

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KSS Line Books LPG Carrier Newbuild

KSS Line Books LPG Carrier Newbuild

South Korean gas and chemical tanker owner KSS Line has commissioned Hyundai Mipo Dockyard to build one 38,000 cbm ...

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Papua Enters Service

Papua Enters Service

Tokyo-based shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has taken delivery of the 172,000 cbm LNG carrier Papua ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (26-30 of Jan)

Readers’ Picks

Maersk Giant Breaks 18,000 TEU Ceiling Maersk Line’s Triple E container ship behemoth Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller left ...

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Jiangsu Hantong Lands Bulker Duo Order

Jiangsu Hantong Lands Bulker Duo Order

Jiangsu Hantong Ship Heavy Industry and Mexico-based Vulica Shipping Limited have entered into shipbuilding ...

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EximBank China Approves USD 494m in Shipbuilding Loans

EximBank China Approves USD 494m in Shipbuilding Loans

Export-Import Bank of China has granted a USD 312 million loan to Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding for the ...

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DSME Signs Deal for LNG Quartet

South Korean shipbuilding giant Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) has concluded the deal with Korea ...

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Cargo Ships Collide off Latvia

Cargo Ships Collide off Latvia

The Danish-flagged tanker Maersk Etienne and Panama-registered dry bulk carrier Coral Opal collided in Irbe Strait ...

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Muntajat Charters LPG Carrier

Muntajat Charters LPG Carrier

Qatar Chemical and Petrochemical Marketing and Distribution Company (Muntajat) signed a two-year contract with ...

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LPG Carrier Collides with Ferry in Sunda Strait

Indonesian-flagged liquefied gas carrier Gas Melawi collided with ferry Menggala in Sunda Strait, Indonesia on ...

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Golar LNG Secures Charters for Carrier Duo

Golar LNG Secures Charters for Carrier Duo

Bermuda-headquartered owner and operator of liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers Golar LNG has been awarded ...

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Containership Reliability Keeps Spiraling Down

Containership Reliability Keeps Spiraling Down

Containership reliability declined for the second month in a row in December, according to Drewry’s enhanced ...

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Navig8 Boosts Ranks

Navig8 Boosts Ranks

Two chemical tankers and two dry bulk carriers have joined Navig8 Group’s shipping pools in January.  The ...

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Cosco Scraps Seventeen

China Cosco Holdings had disassembled 17 vessels, including four container vessels and 13 bulk carriers in the ...

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Cargo Ship Runs Aground in the Black Sea

Cargo Ship Runs Aground in the Black Sea

Turkish Coast Guard rescued ten seamen from a cargo ship that ran aground on Wednesday near Turkey’s Black ...

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ClassNK Amends Container Stowage and Securing Guidelines

ClassNK Amends Container Stowage and Securing Guidelines

Classification society ClassNK has released the second edition of its Guidelines for Container Stowage and Securing ...

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Clipper and Genco Launch New Supramax Pool

Clipper and Genco Launch New Supramax Pool

Copenhagen-headquartered dry bulk shipping company Clipper has teamed up with Genco Shipping & Trading Limited ...

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Update 2: Cemfjord Located on Seabed

Eight Missing after Cement Carrier Sinks off Scotland

The wreck of the cement carrier Cemfjord which capsized and sank in the Pentland Firth with eight men on board on ...

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