Over-Optimism Cause of Liners’ Woes?

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Daniel Richards, container shipping analyst at MSI, comments on the state of play in the market.

Numerous Countries Unprepared for Container Weighing

There has been no guidance issued on the practical application of the measures regarding the implementation of the ...

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Shipping Confidence Down in the Dumps

Overall confidence levels in the shipping industry fell to a record low in the three months to February 2016, ...

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Shipping Confidence Continues Downward Trend

Overall confidence levels in the shipping industry fell in the three months to November 2015, according to the ...

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Young London Shipping Professionals Losing Confidence

A new survey by The Shipping Professional Network in London (SPNL) has shown that young professionals are less ...

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Jury Still Out on Brexit's Impact on Maritime Industry

Findings of a survey published by the UK Chamber of Shipping show that 65% of the global maritime industry ...

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HKND Group: Nicaragua Grand Canal Has Public Approval

China’s HKND Group said that a recent survey has shown that 78% of Nicaraguans support the USD 50 ...

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Platts: Dry Bulk Market Needs at Least 3 Years to Recover

The currently crippled global dry bulk freight market is expected to take at least three years to hit the road to ...

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Pirates See Naval Presence as Biggest Deterrent

Pirates See Navies and Imprisonment as Biggest Deterrents

66 Somali inmates accused of piracy and imprisoned in Somaliland, Puntland and the Seychelles have identified ...

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Confidence in Shipping Industry at Seven-Year Low

Overall confidence levels in the shipping industry fell during the three months to May 2015 to a level equal to the ...

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Seafarers Not So Happy After All

Seafarers Not So Happy After All

A survey released by the International Transport Workers’ Federation has highlighted the need for continuing work ...

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UK Launches Maritime Growth Study

UK Launches Maritime Growth Study

The U.K. Government has launched the Maritime Growth Study, a major public consultation on future policy and ...

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BIMCO Targets Improvement of Dry Bulk Terminals

BIMCO has launched a new vetting system designed to gather information on the quality of the facilities and service ...

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IMO Tackles Administrative Burdens in Maritime Industry

IMO Tackles Administrative Burdens in Maritime Industry

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has published a report containing the main findings and conclusions ...

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Danish Maritime Authority Puts Work Safety in Focus

Danish Maritime Authority Puts Work Safety in Focus

The Danish Maritime Authority started surveying all Danish passenger ships in a new way from January 1, ...

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Shipping Confidence Plunges to Two-Year Low

Overall confidence levels in the shipping industry fell during the three months to November 2014 to their lowest ...

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GSF: Alliances Worry Shippers

GSF Alliances Worry Shippers

The recent Containerisation International (CI) shipper sentiment survey has shown that shippers are worried about ...

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ECSA Launches Sulphur Survey

ECSA Launches Sulphur Survey

European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) has launched a survey to monitor the economic impact of the ...

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Latvia Authorizes Korean Register

Latvia Authorises Korean Register

Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has been authorized as a “recognized ...

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Vessel Operating Costs Expected to Rise

 Vessel operating costs are expected to rise by almost three per cent in both 2014 and 2015, the latest survey by ...

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Maritime Industry Needs Green Agenda Incentives

Maritime Industry Needs Green Agenda Incentives

88% of the maritime industry agrees that the ‘Green Agenda’ is good for the global industry, but less than 46% say ...

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Class NK to Survey Canadian-Flagged Vessels

Class NK to Survey Canadian-Flagged Vessels

Japanese classification society ClassNK has received authorization from Transport Canada to carry out statutory ...

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