October 2019 issue
European Coal Trades
Hamburg–Le Havre Port Range
Stockyard Equipment
Biomass Handling
Self-Unloading Vessels & Transshipment Operations

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Bedeschi secures equipment contract with KIMA, Egypt

Italy-based Bedeschi has reported an equipment contract for a fertiliser production facility at Aswan city in Upper Egypt.

Diana Shipping announces sale of panamax vessel, m/v Clio

Diana Shipping Inc. recently announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Agreement to sell to an unaffiliated third party, the 2005-built vessel “Clio”, with delivery to the buyer latest by November 29, 2019, for a sale price of US$7.4 million before commissions.

Klaveness to focus their dry bulk operator activity on the Panamax to Post-Panamax segment

Torvald Klaveness has for decades had a strong presence in the dry bulk shipping market. Klaveness Combination Carriers has dry bulk as one of its target markets...

Government supports infrastructure improvements at the Port of Trois-Rivières

The Government of Quebec has confirmed that it will provide US$2 492 595 in financial assistance to the Trois-Rivieres Port Authority for the development of an outdoor storage space, a multi-purpose shed and an oversized equipment warehouse.

TT Talk - Ship berthing incidents

It is perhaps surprisingly common for things to go wrong in the processes around berthing ships, particularly in terms of manoeuvring in the port area and mooring.

Adani partners with Decmil in another win for regional Queensland

Adani Mining’s Carmichael coal project has signed another multi-million dollar contract that will deliver jobs and opportunities to Rockhampton and regional Queensland (Australia).

Dry Bulk Week 45: The Baltic Briefing

Roundup of last weeks Capesize, Panamax, Supramax, Ultramax and Handysize markets from The Baltic Exchange.

Shipping’s voyage to zero carbon is uncertain

The global marine industry is increasingly focused on reducing its carbon footprint. In fact, over the next 10 years, the only issue seen as having a greater impact is a potential global financial crisis...

BHP says it is unaffected by sanctions on China’s COSCO

The sanctions imposed by the United States on subsidiaries of Chinese state-owned group COSCO have not affected the world’s biggest dry bulk shipper BHP , the mining company said, after carrying out due diligence to check.

FLSmidth announces MissionZero to reduce emissions in cement and mining by 2030

At its Capital Markets Day held in Copenhagen today, FLSmidth launched MissionZero, a new sustainability programme aimed at significantly reducing emissions across the global cement and mining industries by 2030.

Volvo Penta expands its commitment to the WWF Climate Savers program

Volvo Penta is scaling up its commitment to the WWF Climate Savers program by including its latest medium duty engine range. Boasting up to 5% in fuel consumption reduction with its Stage V engine range.

Oldendorff signs Coal Transportation Agreement "CTA" with BCPCL in Bangladesh

Oldendorff will provide a full transportation solution to BCPCL, which includes coal transportation from Indonesia or Australia with transshipment in Andaman & Nicobar to Payra power plant in Bangladesh.

BHP weighing LNG power for iron ore ships

BHP, the biggest listed miner, aims to decide early next year who has won a tender for LNG-fueled transport to ship up to 27 million tonnes, or about 10%, of its iron ore to cut emissions by around a quarter, a senior executive said.

India’s coal imports rise 9 pc to 127 MT in Apr-September

India’s coal imports increased by 9.3 per cent to 126.91 million tonnes (MT) in the first six months of the ongoing fiscal, industry data showed.

STP “Yuzhny” cargo turnover reaches 134%

State stevedoring company “Sea Commercial Port “Yuzhny” handles 1 million and 343 thousand tonnes of cargo in October 2019, it is 34% more than planned and 19,8% (+221,6 thousand tonnes) more than last year.

Dry Bulk Week 44: The Baltic Briefing

Roundup of last weeks Capesize, Panamax, Supramax, Ultramax and Handysize markets from The Baltic Exchange.

High iron ore prices erode steelmaker profits

Chinese steelmaker profits plunged in the third quarter, hit by soaring costs of iron ore due to falling global supplies of the main ingredient used in steelmaking.

Peel Ports Runcorn Docks fully open for business

Peel Ports Group has marked the full reopening of Runcorn Docks on the Manchester Ship Canal, following a £4million programme of works.

Grindrod Shipping announces new financing arrangement, fleet update and share repurchases

Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd, a global provider of maritime transportation services in the drybulk and product tanker sectors, announced a number of transactions relating to a new financing arrangement, its fleet and share repurchases.

Rio Tinto well positioned to sustain strong returns

Rio Tinto is well positioned to continue generating strong returns, building on a track record of $32 billion returned to shareholders since 2016...

Port of Rotterdam Authority scales back Brexit measures

Following recommendations from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Port of Rotterdam Authority has again put its preparatory measures for a No-Deal Brexit on hold.

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