LNG Bunkering No Longer a ‘Chicken and Egg’ Situation

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Niotis: LNG bunkering has moved past the 'chicken and egg' situation.

German Banks Cutting Further Their Ship Finance Exposure

The recent recovery of the container shipping and dry bulk market has not dissuaded German banks from reducing ...

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HSH Gets Bids from Investors, Final Sale Talks Starting

Owners of the German-based provider of shipping finance HSH Nordbank have received several binding bids for the ...

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Germany Wants to Transform Ports into Digital Hubs

Germany’s Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure has launched the second call for ...

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Germany Introduces Financing Program for LNG as Marine Fuel

Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure in Germany announced a new financing program for ...

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Car Carrier Newbuild Touches Ground in River Ems

The large car and truck carrier (LCTC) Siem Cicero, only ten days old, briefly scraped the ground in the river Ems, ...

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Court: Elbe Dredging "Partially Illegal"

Germany’s Federal Administrative Court (Bundesverwaltungsgericht) in Leipzig has approved in principle the ...

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Germany, Namibia Enter Merchant Shipping Deal

Germany and Namibia have initialed a bilateral merchant shipping agreement in Windhoek to further strengthen and ...

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Report: HSH Nordbank Sells USD 1.75 Bn of Loans

German HSH Nordbank has reached an agreement to sell a part of its loan portfolio in the amount of EUR 1.64 billion ...

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HSH Nordbank Seeks Owner

HSH Beteiligungs Management has started a bidding process to sell the majority of the shares in Germany’s HSH ...

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Moody's: German Ship Lenders to Require Further Provisioning

German ship lenders are facing increasing risks from the prolonged global shipping industry crisis, with their ...

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Report: German Ports Open to Stranded Hanjin Boxships

South Korea’s financially troubled ocean carrier Hanjin Shipping has been cleared to unload and load ...

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HSH Nordbank's Shipping Loan Loss Provisions Still High

Due to persistently difficult conditions in the shipping market seen during the first half of 2016, loan loss ...

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Briese, Auerbach Form Alliance

German shipping companies Briese Group and Auerbach Schiffahrt have formed a strategic alliance to cooperate more ...

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Berenberg Secures USD 500 Mn for Shipping Loans

Hamburg-based banking company Joh. Berenberg, Gossler & Co. (Berenberg Bank) has secured some USD 500 million ...

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HSH to Sell USD 3.7 Bn, Transfer USD 5.6 Bn in Bad Loans

Germany’s HSH Nordbank, one of the world’s biggest providers of shipping finance is putting up for sale up to EUR ...

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Marenave Could Sell Entire Fleet to Repay Loans

Hamburg-based shipping trust Marenave Schiffahrts said that it received a letter of intent from its lenders stating ...

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VIDEO: MV Berlin Reaches Rostock after 4 Years of Delay

After four years of delay, a new hybrid ferry owned by the German-Danish ferry operator Scandlines reached its ...

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HCI Capital Expands Its Footprint in Shipping Industry

Germany-based investment company HCI Capital has taken a further leap into the shipping industry with the ...

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Brunsbüttel Workers to Start 24-Hour Strike

A 24-hour strike action at the German Brunsbüttel locks could cause some delays in vessel traffic during nighttime ...

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Drunken Captain Grounds Ship off Rostock, Germany

Dutch cargo ship Abis Bergen ran aground on Saturday, March 26th at the entrance of the German port of Rostock ...

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German Cruise Passengers to Reach 3 Mln Mark by 2020

The German cruise market is expected to reach some 3 million cruise passengers already in 2020, according to Felix ...

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