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Korea Looking to Boost Its LNG Bunkering Capabilities

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South Korea is launching a project to develop its LNG bunkering technology amid anticipated growth in demand.

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South Korea Reveals 200-Strong Fleet Renewal Plan

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South Korea determined on reviving its ailing shipping industry following Hanjin Shipping's demise.

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Alphaliner: Korean Carriers Suspend Another Service

Korea Shipping Partnership (KSP) unveils third round of service rationalizations, Alphaliner writes.

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Denmark, South Korea to Cooperate on E-Navigation

Denmark and South Korea have decided to expand their cooperation to maritime navigation.

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Hyundai Heavy Reports Deeper Loss

South Koran shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) ended the fourth quarter of 2017 with a widened net loss.

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Avance Gas' Ship Collides with Anchored Tanker

VLGC Passat collided with the anchored crude oil tanker New Confidence on January 31 off South Korea.

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South Korean Ports See 4.1 Pct More Volume in 2017

South Korean ports' handled 1.57 billion tons of cargo in 2017, 4.1 percent more than the year before.

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HHI Aims to Reach USD 7.5 Bn of Sales in 2018

Hyundai Heavy Industries has set its sights on reaching USD 7.52 billion in sales during 2018.

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Tanker Seized for Suspected Oil Transfer to North Korea

Panama-flagged ship Koti was seized as the vessel is believed to have transferred oil products to North Korea.

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Former DSME, Hanjin Shipping Top Brass Put behind Bars

South Korea is clamping down on behind the scene maneuvering of former maritime executives.

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13 Dead, 2 Missing as Fishing Vessel Sinks off South Korea

At least thirteen people have lost their lives after a fishing boat collided with a tanker and sank off the coast ...

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South Korea to Build World's Largest LNG-Fueled Ship

South Korea intends to launch a pilot project to build a 180,000 gross ton LNG-fueled vessel in an effort to reduce ...

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Korea, Russia Look to Cash In from Northern Sea Route

Russia and Korea are working to bolster their maritime ties, especially as they eye the benefits of shipping ...

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Korea Assigns Up to USD 4.5 Bn for Shipping Corporation

Induced by the deteriorating headwinds in the shipping industry, South Korea is about to establish a corporation ...

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MOL, NYK, Others Breach South Korean Antitrust Law

Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K Lines (MOL) has been found guilty of violating South Korean antitrust law ...

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Report: Four Dead in Explosion on Tanker in STX Yard

Four people have lost their lives in an explosion at an STX Offshore & Shipbuilding yard in South Korea, Yonhap ...

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South Korean Container Carriers Unite

South Korean container carriers have joined forces to form a cooperation body named Korea Shipping Partnership ...

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Report: Korean Shipowners Place Majority of Orders in China

South Korean shipowners have placed orders for the construction of thirteen vessels at Chinese shipyards so far in ...

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SHI’s Profit Soars in Q1

South Korean shipbuilding major Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has joined the recovery drive of its two ...

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South Korea to Investigate Sewol Sinking from May

An investigation into the Sewol ferry sinking is scheduled to be launched in late May, Yonhap News Agency cited ...

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New Orders Pouring Into HHI

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) reported USD 2.04 billion-worth of newbuilding orders in ...

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