February 2020 Issue
Global Coal Trades
Coal Handling Equipment
Coal Terminal Developments
Covered Storage
Ships' Agents
Offshore Stevedoring & Transshipment

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IMO seeks UN support over “key worker” designation

IMO Secretary-General seeks UN support over “key worker” designation for seafarers

LNG’s plummeting price in Asia should drag down thermal coal

There is an increasing disconnect between the price of thermal coal and liquefied natural gas (LNG) in Asia...

New Dry Bulk Management Standard launched

New Dry Bulk Management Standard launched to improve dry bulk vessel and fleet safety

Growing breakbulk segment in Rotterdam

New shipping service gives boost to growing breakbulk segment in Rotterdam

Liebherr heavy lift crane installation near to completion

Liebherr’s maritime manufacturing plant in Rostock has achieved the next milestone in its outstanding heavy lift project.

New cargo records set at Yuzhny Port

In March 2020, public stevedoring company “Yuzhny” handled 1 m 777,2 thous. tonnes of cargo. This is more than the previous record monthly volume.

South Africa’s ports are open to mineral exports

South African ports remain open to all types of cargo, although essential goods will be prioritised.

Europe’s COVID-19 Crisis and the Fund’s Response

COVID-19 has struck Europe with stunning ferocity. While we do not know how long the crisis will last, we know that the economic impact will be severe.

IMO invites member states to use industry recommendations to facilitate trade

BIMCO, ICS and other industry partners have teamed up and presented the IMO with a list of recommendations for maritime trade during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Keeping Britain Trading Amidst a Global Pandemic

Director of ABP Humber, Simon Bird, on Keeping Britain Trading Amidst a Global Pandemic

Port of Sept-Îles and INREST reaffirm their commitment to strategic research

The Port of Sept-I^les and INREST reaffirm their commitment to strategic research with the arrival of CCGS Amundsen, research icebreaker.

The EU should not forget the maritime technology industry

”If the EU fails to adopt tailor-made sectoral policies and support – beyond its horizontal policies and general support to all sectors – Europe risks to lose its strategic maritime technology sector to Asia..."

Three loading chutes for ADM's grain cargoes

Three Cleveland Cascades loading chutes are now in constant use at ADM Ama Louisiana in New Orleans

Vertical cylinder clamshell grab from Negrini

Excavator buckets are designed to handle a wide range of materials, including grain.

A critical cog in calming the climate crisis

When it comes to addressing the world’s most pressing challenges, it is increasingly clear that collective, coordinated, and global action is not only beneficial.

ABB COVID-19 update

The health and safety of its employees, customers and partners remains the company’s number one priority and it is working hard to assess and mitigate any risks.

Breakbulk Europe Moves to September

Breakbulk Europe has been postponed until September in light of the global novel coronavirus pandemic. The event will now take place at Messe Bremen in Bremen, Germany, from 29 September to 1 October 2020.

Konecranes to start temporary layoff talks in Finland

Konecranes to start temporary layoff talks in Finland due to impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Low-CO2 cement production with activated clay

thyssenkrupp to build first industrial-scale plant in Cameroon

Dry Bulk: Week 13

Latest on the Capesize, Panamax, Supramax, Ultramax and Handysize markets from The Baltic Exchange.

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