March 2021 Issue
Global Grain Trades
Steel Products
Baltic Ports & Terminals
Belt Conveyor Systems & Technology
The United Kingdom

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Dry Bulk News

Bedeschi wins handling supply contract in Ghana

The scope of the project is the supply of handling equipment and services for bauxite and manganese in export and clinker in import.

CN moves record grain

CN has announced that it moved 2.95 million t of western Canadian grain in March 2021, exceeding the previous record of 2.74 million t set in 2020.

Remcon Plastics launches new eco hopper

Remcon Plastics, Inc. has announced the launch of its state of the art, eco-friendly, dry bulk mass flow reusable polyethylene hopper.

Servicing Capesize vessels in the Port of Riga

Servicing Capesize vessels in the Port of Riga facilitates access to new cargo and distant markets

UK P&I Club launches Lessons Learnt video on failure to conduct adequate cargo checks

UK P&I Club has launched its latest video in a series of award-winning reflective learning training videos, based on a real-life case of a vessel which incurred significant damage to its maize cargo due to a failure to conduct basic checks upon completion of loading...

Panama Canal Authority postpones price increases

Panama Canal Authority postpones planned price hike following calls from shipping industry.

Pilbara Ports Authority releases shipping figures

Pilbara Ports Authority has delivered a total monthly throughput of 62.5 million t for March 2021.

Rio Tinto details $47 billion 2020 economic contribution

Total direct economic contribution of $47 billion in the countries and communities where it operates, including $8.4 billion of taxes and royalties.

Martin Engineering forms the "Wright" partnership

Martin Engineering has strengthened its coverage across the East Midlands by joining forces with Wright Engineering, one of the country’s leading specialist engineering services firms.

Rhenus Group acquires Arkon Shipping

Rhenus is strengthening its project and heavy lift cargo business by acquiring 60% of Arkon Shipping & Projects

Van den Bosch acquires Tankspeed Logistics

With this acquisition, Van den Bosch is strengthening its leading position in the intermodal transport of dry bulk products in Europe.

Dry Bulk: Week 14

Latest updates from The Baltic Exchange for Capesize, Panamax, Ultramax/Supramax & Handysize

Emirates Steel and SAFEEN Group in Transshipment Partnership

Video: Largest bulk commercial vessel ever registered under the UAE flag

New Siwertell ship unloader to serve Brazilian agribulk sector

Bruks Siwertell has won an order from Brazilian operator, Novo Remanso Port Terminal (TPNR), to serve its grain-handling export operations in northern Brazil.

NTK increased its transportation volumes by 7.5% in the first quarter

In the first quarter of 2021, National Transport Company JSC (NTK) transported 23 million tons of various cargoes.

Oldendorff expands fleet

New investments for recent newbuilds and purchases.

Adani Ports takes 100% ownership in Krishnapatnam Port

Krishnapatnam Port, being India’s second largest private sector port, has a strong growth potential with a masterplan capacity of 300 MMTPA

Port of Ipswich expertly handles large rice shipment

The Port of Ipswich recently welcomed the large rice-carrying cargo ship MV Ijborg, in support of the UK food processing and manufacturing sector.

Another Flyingbelt from AGUDIO to carry tonnes of limestone

Following the successful installation of the 7.2km Flyingbelt for LafargeHolcim in Barroso in 2016, a second Flyingbelt from AGUDIO has been installed in Brazil.

Maximizing the off season when planning a dome project

A dome can be built any time of year, making it easier to maximize the months after harvest.

Minimize risk on grain shipments, buyers urged

Buyers of agri-commodities have been warned that bullish markets could put further pressure on already congested ports as buyers scramble to secure stocks amid a record forecast for the global grains trade.

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