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Eurogate: Giant Boxships Bring Record Volumes

Eurogate Giant Boxships Bring Record Volumes

Germany’s terminal operator Eurogate Group increased its container handling volumes Europe-wide in 2014 by ...

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Ordering Spree Could Lead to Tanker Market's Ruin

A steep rise in vessel orders risks bringing the recent bonanza in oil tanker shipping to an abrupt end, according ...

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US West Coast Ports Reopen as Contract Talks Resume

The US West Coast ports reopened Monday morning after employers closed the docks for two days, International ...

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NITC Facing Blacklisting in EU Again

The National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) is facing blacklisting again by the European Union as it has failed in ...

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China VLCC Inks Charter Deals with BP and Shell

China Merchants Energy Shipping (CMES) has though its subsidiary, China VLCC, chartered out two Very Large Crude ...

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China Starts First Maritime Silk Road Cruise

China Starts First Maritime Silk Road Cruise

Bei Bu Wan Zhi Xing, the first Chinese cruise liner to sail along the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, has started ...

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Cosco Chooses Wärtsilä Engine

Cosco Chooses Wärtsilä Engines

Five new 14,500 TEU container ships being built for Cosco (China Ocean Shipping Group) will be powered by twenty ...

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Japan Vows Support for Indian Ship Recycling Sector

 Japan is said to be moving towards providing official development assistance to upgrade facilities and improve ...

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ILO Revises Seafarers’ Identity Documents Convention

ILO Revises Seafarers’ Identity Documents Convention

International Labour Organization (ILO) held a tripartite meeting of employers, seafarers’ unions and governments ...

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CLIA Sees Signs of Growth

CLIA Sees Signs of Growth

23 million passengers are expected to sail on cruise ships in 2015, a four-percent increase over 2014 estimates of ...

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New 0.1% ECA Fuel Launched in Colombia

Marine fuel supplier Bunkers International together with its JV partner,  CI Vanoil Ltda. have launched a new ...

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Recovery Deal Signed for OW Bunker Far East

Liquidators from KPMG and receivers represented by PricewaterhouseCooopers (PWC) have signed a cooperation ...

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Kuwaiti Oil Tanker Fights Off Pirate Attack

A Kuwaiti oil tanker sailing through the Gulf of Aden managed to fend off a pirate attack on Sunday, February 8th. ...

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MyFerryLink Gets a Lifeline

MyFerryLink Gets a Lifeline

Groupe Eurotunnel’s ferry operator MyFerryLink has won permission from the U.K.’s Court of Appeal to ...

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Pieter Schelte Becomes Pioneering Spirit

 Swiss-based owner of Pieter Schelte Allseas Group SA said that the vessel is being renamed “Pioneering Spirit”. ...

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CMA CGM Opts for DP World London Gateway

Container shipping company CMA CGM has launched services from West Africa to DP World London Gateway Port. The CMA ...

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Carriers That Don’t Order Big Ships Will Be Left Behind

The window of opportunity for carriers to order 18-20,000 teu mega ships is closing and those that do not make the ...

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IMO Lays Out Polar Navigation Training Requirements

IMO Lays Out Polar Navigation Training Requirements

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) last week agreed on training requirements for seafarers navigating ...

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WWF: Dumping at Great Barrier Reef Must Stop

WWF Pushes to Stop Dumping at Great Barrier Reef

The dumping of waste from port expansions within Australia’s Great Barrier Reef could cause severe damage ...

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Former OW Bunker Man Starts His Own Broking Firm

Former director of OW Bunker’s Dynamic Oil Trading (DOT) subsidiary in Dubai Jesper Jervild has established a ...

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NAT Narrows Losses

NAT Narrows Losses

Improved rates and a drop in oil prices in the final quarter of 2014 helped Nordic American Tankers reduce the ...

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