Lack of Automation Rules a Major Challenge

Wasaline ferry

Wasaline's Managing Director speaks on the concept of the automated ship.

Clarksons Succumbs to Market Headwinds

Clarksons

Clarkson PLC expects its profits for the first half and the full year to drop significantly due to market headwinds.

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Clarksons: Ship Numbers to Remain Same as Capacity Grows

The containership fleet has been stuck at around 5,000 units for some time now, according to Clarksons.

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Clarksons: Demolition Volumes to Remain at Elevated Levels

With a range of factors at play, recycling volumes are likely to remain at elevated levels in the medium term.

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Clarksons Falls Victim to Cyber Security Breach

London-based provider of shipping services Clarkson PLC was hit by a cyber attack, which involved unauthorized ...

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Clarksons Delivers Strong 1H Results

London-based provider of integrated shipping services Clarkson PLC (Clarksons) saw a strong financial performance ...

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Clarksons: Global Shipyard Capacity Down by 62 Pct

The number of active shipyards on a global scale has dropped by 62 percent since the beginning of 2009, according ...

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Clarksons: VLGC Earnings 42 Pct below Trend

Very large gas carriers (VLGC) have seen their earnings dwindle 42 percent below trend, as the tanker market moved ...

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Oversupply of Ships: Industry Should Sort Out Itself

The oversupply of tonnage in the shipping industry should be left to sort out itself, it was concluded at a panel ...

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Global Cargo Fleet's OPEX Passes USD 100 Bn

Global ship operating expenses (OPEX) for the world’s cargo fleet have now breached USD 100 billion mark for the ...

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Clarksons: Boxships Sailing into More Positive Territory?

The container shipping market has seen a bit of a flop since the onset of the global financial crisis back in 2008, ...

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Japan's Orderbook Sees Slowest Decline Rate

Amid the current muted shipbuilding market the Japanese orderbook has shown its endurance and recently surpassed ...

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Clarksons Reports Profit Dip

Amid challenging shipping markets, London-based provider of integrated shipping services Clarkson PLC (Clarksons) ...

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Clarksons: Shipyards' Forward Cover Drops to 2.3 Years

Shipyards have been struggling with reduced vessel ordering for years as global output dropped and capacity ...

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Clarksons: 2016 Busy Year for Scrapping

2016 was a busy year for global ship recycling, especially when it comes to boxships and bulkers. What is more, ...

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Liner Shipping among More Consolidated Sectors

Although the container shipping sector saw a huge amount of consolidation in 2016 driven by the persistent pressure ...

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Dalian Shipbuilding Delivers VLCC Coswisdom Lake

China’s shipbuilder Dalian Shipbuilding Industry delivered the newly-built Very Large Crude Carrier ...

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Clarksons: Shipping Industry Could Keep Its Big Break Going

Given the current conditions, the shipping industry needs supply-side re-positioning to help the markets back to ...

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Clarksons: Bulk Carrier Fleet Expansion to Slow Down

Due to depressed dry bulk market conditions, which triggered a slump in bulk carrier contracting and in turn led to ...

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European Yards Rack Up Cruise Ship Orders

In a historically weak contracting environment the cruise sector has seen a strong level of newbuild ordering and ...

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Slowdown in Shipping Industry Impacts Clarksons' Earnings

London-based provider of integrated shipping services Clarkson PLC (Clarksons) has seen a robust performance during ...

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Greece Keeps the Lead as Largest Ship Owning Nation

Despite the many domestic and market challenges faced by the Hellenic ship owning community, Greece has continued ...

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