February 2020 Issue
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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...

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

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..."

Global shipping industry rocked by India lockdown

The Indian government’s decision to impose a three-week lockdown across the country is expected to have a wide-reaching impact on global shipping

Port of Blyth - COVID-19

Continuation of operations during COVID-19

Brazil could export over 9.50 million mt of soybeans in March

Brazil is forecast to export over 9.50 million mt of beans in March, up 12% year on year, based on current pace of weekly exports, according to the market sources.

Indian ports declare force majeure

Indian ports declare force majeure as COVID-19 lockdown takes hold

Panama Canal adopts sustained operations amid COVID-19

Panama Canal Adopts Measures to Guarantee Sustained Operations Amid COVID-19

Rotterdam port community forms steering group

The port of Rotterdam and associated logistics activities have been classified as a vital sector by the EU and the Dutch government.

Seaway opens bringing vital goods to market

The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation (SLSMC) marked the opening of the Seaway’s 62nd navigation season with the transit of the NACC Argonaut through Lock 8 on the Welland Canal.

VIKING offers COVID-19 e-learning

VIKING Safety Academy has addressed a fast-emerging seafarer training issue brought about by coronavirus

Port of Rotterdam will remain operational 24/7

Port of Rotterdam remains operational after stricter government measures.

Coronavirus: Challenges in meeting operational and regulatory requirements

The Shipowners’ Club understands that in view of the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, owners and managers are facing challenges in meeting various statutory requirements.

Italian Ports Are Fully Operational Despite Covid-19

BIMCO has received a letter from the Italian Ports Association, underlining that Italian Ports are fully operational and ensuring the safety of cargo and crew members.

Port workers key to national supply chain effort

Port workers across the UK are designated as essential key workers to support the national effort to keep the supply chain moving.

Argentina exporters face high uncertainty as government orders closure of key port terminals

The measures will continue until April 2, local media reports said.

Could Coronavirus disruption offer an opportunity for China shipyards?

A decline in the rate of infections in China provides yards with the opportunity to re-organise their delivery schedules to address an approaching output slump.

Following quarantine requirements in grain processing facilities

Quarantine for imported agricultural products, grain in particular, is a worldwide measure to protect countries from harmful pests and diseases.

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