Iridium Can Be the Backbone of Digital Ships

Iridium Communications

Iridium reveals more on the GMDSS terminal and plans in the maritime sector.

Cargo Ship Capsizes in Iranian Port

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A Comoros-flagged general cargo vessel capsizes in Shahid Rajaei Port, Iran.

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59 Iran-Linked Ships Stripped of Panamanian Flag

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Panama revoked the registration of a number of Iranian vessels after the restoration of the US sanctions.

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Iran's President: No Oil Will Be Exported from the Gulf

Hassan Rouhani, Iran's President

Rouhani: If the U.S. wants to stop our oil sales, no oil will be exported from the Persian Gulf.

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US Treasury Warns Against Petroleum Shipments to Syria

Donald Trump

US warns maritime community of sanctions risks related to petroleum shipments to Syria.

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US: Iranian Tankers Are a Floating Liability

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Hook: Iranian tankers are now a floating liability.

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Chabahar Port Development Exempted from US Sanctions

Donald Trump

U.S. exempted the development of the Chabahar Port in Iran from sanctions on Iran.

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Sunken Sanchi Included in US Sanctions List against Iran

Donald Trump

Sanchi, which sank in January 2018, included in the new U.S. list of sanctioned individuals and entities.

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U.S. Sanctions against Iran to Drive Tanker Rate Increases

Donald Trump

Sanctions against Iran contribute to the increase in tanker rates.

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Tanker Market to Benefit from Iranian Sanctions

Euronav tanker

Euronav pointed to three caveats to a more positive outlook for the tanker market.

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IRISL Denies Ordering Tankers at Sadra

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IRISL refutes shipbroking reports that linked the company to an order for three tankers at Sadra.

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IRISL Linked to Three Tankers at Sadra

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IRISL orders three 113,000 dwt tankers at compatriot shipbuilder SADRA.

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PIL Terminates Vessel Calls to Iran due to US Sanctions

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Pacific International Lines (PIL) has ceased acceptance of cargoes in and out of Iran.

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Drewry: Tight Supply to Keep Oil Prices Up in Q4

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Oil prices have already started to rise ahead of US sanctions against Iran.

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BIMCO: Iran No. 1 Buyer of US Soya Beans

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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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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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Qatar, Iran Looking to Boost Shipping Ties

Qterminals, Hamad, Qatar

PMO: Qatar is interested in boosting trade relations with Iran.

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US Sanctions on Iran to Affect Greek Owners

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Greek owners are most likely to be affected by the upcoming US sanctions on Iranian ports, shipping and energy sectors.

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CMA CGM Pulls Out of Iran due to U.S. Sanctions

CMA CGM vessel

CMA CGM is exiting Iran after the Trump administration imposed sanctions on companies operating in the country.

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Industry Majors Put Their Iranian Businesses under Review

Maersk Line

The announced reinstating of nuclear-related sanctions against Iran is already starting to kick in.

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Drewry: Up to 20 VLCCs Could Be Left Without Work

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Lower oil exports from Iran stemming from new sanctions against the country could leave up to 20 VLCCs without work.

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US Sanctions on Iran Bringing More Uncertainty for Tankers

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New sanctions against Iran by the U.S. create an unnecessary extra uncertainty for the tanker market.

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