Ukrainian Ports to Become Deeper and Greener

USPA

USPA is making Ukrainian ports greener through a new concept.

Novatek Ships 1st LNG to CNOOC

Yamal LNG

Russian gas producer PAO Novatek expands its customer base in China.

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Myanmar, China Ink Framework Deal on Kyauk Pyu Port

Myanmar, China Ink Framework Deal on Kyauk Pyu Port

The scaled-down framework agreement includes the construction of two berths.

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South Korea Largest Long-Distance Importer of US Crude Oil

Tanker

US crude oil exports to China drop to zero for the second month in a row.

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CMA CGM Introduces Low Sulphur Surcharge in China

cma cgm

CMA CGM is implementing low sulphur surcharge from/to the ports of Shanghai and Ningbo in China.

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Eleven Missing after Cargo Ship Sinks off China

China

Eleven seafarers are missing after a cargo ship sunk off China's Liaoning Province.

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Qatar Petroleum Pens 5-Year LPG Supply Deal with China

LPG Ship

Qatar Petroleum to directly supply China with 600,000 metric tons of LPG per year for a period of five years.

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Investor Confidence in China Hurt by Trade War

trade war

IMF: Investor confidence in China has declined due to the ongoing trade tensions between the US and China.

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BIMCO: Iran No. 1 Buyer of US Soya Beans

Bulker

Iran has emerged as the biggest buyer of U.S. soya beans in the aftermath of trade tensions between China and the U.S.

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US Crude Oil Exports to China Dropped to Zero in August

Peter Sand

US seaborne exports of crude oil to China dropped to zero in August.

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Report: U.S. Crude Shipments to China Grind to a Halt

tanker

The ongoing trade tensions have resulted in the complete freeze of U.S crude oil shipments to China.

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UNCTAD: Trade Wars a Symptom of a Deeper Malaise

Donald Trump

UNCTAD believes recent rounds of tariff hikes will disrupt a trading system drawn increasingly around value chains.

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EU, China and Russia to Keep Trade Relations with Iran

Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy

A a Special Purpose Vehicle to be established to facilitate payments related to Iran's exports and imports.

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China Moves Forward with Tariffs on USD 60 Bn of US Goods

China

China is responding to US' latest tariffs with levies on USD 60 billion of imported US products.

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Panama Canal Not Impacted Yet by US-China Trade Tensions

Jorge Quijano

Quijano: So far, the canal has not experienced any effects from this commercial debate. 

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Trump Adds Tariffs on USD 200 Bn of Chinese Imports

U.S. President Donald Trump

Trump will impose 10% tariffs on USD 200 billion worth of imports from China from September 24.

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China Is the World's Leading Maritime Nation, Report Shows

China

China is the top international shipping nation according to a new report presented today at SMM.

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US Ports Urge Gov't to Consider Bad Impact of Trade Tariffs

Port

Tariffs on Chinese products and retaliatory responses to cover 8.4% of trade through US ports by value.

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China Seeks Feedback on Use of LNG as Marine Fuel

The Chinese Transport Ministry calls for feedback on the advancement of the use of LNG as marine fuel.

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NRF: US Imports Set Records ahead of New Tariffs

Containers

US imports have set a number of records ahead of new tariffs on products from China.

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US Releases Another List of Chinese Imports to Face Tariffs

Tanker

The US unveils the second list considering Chinese imports valued at USD 16 billion.

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Report: Unipec Halts Crude Oil Imports from U.S.

Tanker

Unipec has reportedly suspended imports of crude oil from the U.S. amid brewing trade war between the U.S. and China.

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