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First of Ten Mammoth Ore Carriers Handed Over to CMES

A giant ore carrier Ore Tianjin has joined the Valemax fleet, the world's largest ship type for carrying iron ore.

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Korea Line Pens USD 608 Mn Deal with Vale

Korea Line Corporation pens iron ore transport deal with Brazilian miner Vale.

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U-Ming Orders Two VLOCs from Qingdao Beihai

U-Ming orders two VLOCs to support 25-year Contract of Affreightment (COA) with Vale.

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ICBC Leasing Orders Six VLOCs at Qingdao Beihai

ICBC Leasing orders six VLOCs at Qingdao Beihai Shipbuilding Heavy Industry.

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Vale Sells Final Valemax Bulkers to Bocomm

Vale has concluded a sale agreement for its two final VLOCs with China’s Bank of Communications Finance Leasing.

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Pan Ocean to Invest in Six New VLOCs

South Korean shipping company Pan Ocean informed that it is investing in the construction of six very large ore ...

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NSU Pens 25-Year COA with Vale

Japanese shipowner NS United Kaiun Kaisha (NSU) has signed another 25-year contract of affreightment (COA) to ...

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Korea Lines Orders Two Bulkers

Korea Lines Corporation, part of Samra Midas Group, has announced an investment in two 325,000 dwt bulk carriers. ...

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Brokers: Vale Tied to Up to 30 New Valemaxes

Brazilian miner Vale has been linked to a time charter deal for up to 30 Valemax newbuilds contracted from seven ...

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Vale Sells Two VLOCs to China's Bocomm

Brazilian mining giant Vale has finalized a sale agreement for two of its very large ore carriers (VLOCs) with ...

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Another Win for Navios in Vale Contract Dispute

A New York arbitration tribunal has ruled in favor of Navios South American Logistics, part of Greek dry bulk ...

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GMS: Vale's VLOC Demolition Sale Fails

Brazilian mining giant Vale’s recent sale of a very large ore carrier (VLOC) for demolition has reportedly ...

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NS United to Carry Iron Ore for Vale

Japan-based marine company NS United Kaiun Kaisha has received a 25-year contract of affreightment for the ...

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Vale Sells Four Capesize Bulkers to Polaris Shipping

Brazilian mining giant Vale S.A. has concluded the talks with shipping company Polaris Shipping for the sale ...

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MacGregor Wins Pusnes Contract for New VLOCs

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, a Finnish provider of cargo-handling machinery for ships, has won Pusnes deck ...

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Vale Sells Three Valemaxes for USD 269 Mn

Brazilian mining giant Vale SA reached an agreement to sell three of its Very Large Ore Carriers (VLOCs) to a ...

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Moody’s Lowers Navios' Rating as Vale Scraps Iron Ore Deal

Greek dry bulk shipping company Navios Maritime Holdings’ corporate family rating has been downgraded as ...

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ICBC Reveals Builders of Its Valemax Series

ICBC Financial Leasing Co has disclosed the names of builders of its ten 400,000 dwt VLOCs intended to transport ...

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Vale, ICBC Sign Long-Term Iron Ore Transport Deal

Brazilian mining major Vale has signed a 27-year iron ore transport deal with ICBC Financial Leasing, the leasing ...

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COSCOCS Closes Deal for 10 VLOCs at SWS

China’s newly established shipping major, China COSCO Shipping Corporation (COSCOCS) has signed a contract ...

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SOHAR Port Boosts Ties with Vale to Export Minerals

Oman’s SOHAR Port and Freezone has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) ...

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