9 Pct of Global Terminals Are Semi-Automated

Interview with Daniel Schäfer, Market Analyst at German DS Research.

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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China to Hit Back with 25 Pct Tariffs on LNG Imports from US

lng carrier

China plans to fight back new U.S. tariffs with USD 60 billion worth countermeasures, impacting LNG imports from U.S.

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China Sets Tier II Rules for Ships in Domestic Trade

Shaghai Port

China imposes Tier II rules on Chinese-flagged and imported ships employed on domestic trades.

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NRF: Tariffs against China to Hurt Recent Economic Progress

Port of Oakland

NRF: Trump administration's tariffs on USD 50 billion of Chinese imports would undermine recent economic progress.

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Yangzijiang Secures USD 578 Mn Worth of New Deals in May

Cranes at Yangzijiang Shipbuilding

Yangzijiang Shipbuilding secured up to USD 578 million worth of new shipbuilder contract during May 2018.

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Quijano: Tensions between U.S. and China to Cool Off

Jorge Quijano

The ongoing trade tensions between the United Sates and China are expected to subside

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ISRA Calls on China to Revise Ship Recycling Decision

shipbreaking

ISRA concerned over China's decision to stop recycling international ships.

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Shipping Dodges a Bullet as US and China Bury the Hatchet

The United States and China burry the hatchet and pledge to stop the trade war.

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NRF: US Container Imports to Rise despite Threat of Tariffs

Port of Los Angeles

NRF: Imports at major US retail container ports are to grow steadily despite the prospect of heavy tariffs from China.

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China to Ban Recycling of International Ships

Chinese flag

China plans to stop allowing the recycling of international ships at its yards.

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Growing US Imports Threatened by Developing Trade War

Port of New York/New Jersey

NRF: Imports at US container ports are to grow 5.8 percent in April, but could be threatened by a developing trade war.

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