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Ship operating costs decline for seventh year in succession

International accountant and shipping consultant BDO says total annual operating costs in the shipping industry fell by an average of 1.8% in 2018, compared to the 1.3% fall for 2017.

Dry Bulk Week 37: The Baltic Briefing

Capesize - Overall it was a negative week for the Capesize market, with many routes losing ground. A limited amount of timecharter appeared, with most activity seemingly centred on voyage basis.

Baltic Exchange launches new ship operating expenses assessment

The Baltic Exchange has launched a new assessment to track the cost of operating vessels. Initially covering a range of dry bulk vessels, the service will also be expanded to tankers and other sectors.

Delivery of Coal Carrier “CORONA CITRUS” for Electric Power Development Co., Ltd.

“K” Line) is proud to announce the delivery of “CORONA CITRUS,” an 88,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Marugame Headquarters of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. on 11 September 2019.

NORDEN establishes targeted decarbonisation role

NORDEN has established a new, dedicated decarbonisation position to drive NORDEN’s decarbonisation efforts and meet the company’s ambitious emission reduction targets.

Dry Bulk Week 36: The Baltic Briefing

Capesize -The market reached new heights this week as the 5TC topped $38,014, a level not seen in the sector since 2013.

Dry Bulk Week 35: The Baltic Briefing

Capesize - The market continued to firm all week, with the 5TC closing on Friday at $34,583, up $4,146 for the week. This marks a new high for the year and a remarkable lift from the lows of 3 April 2019

First ever ABB electric propulsion to be installed on board bulk carriers

ABB enters new market segment with order to install Azipod® electric propulsion on board two dry bulk carriers from Germany’s largest bulk carrier company Oldendorff Carriers.

MacGregor secures four 8,000 dwt bulk carrier hatch cover shipsets from Cochin Shipyard, India

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, secured a turnkey contract to deliver 4 shipsets of weather deck hydraulic operated folding hatch covers for 8,000 dwt coal carriers.

MOL & Tosyalı Holding Sign Memorandum of Agreement

The agreement embodies “comprehensive strengths that enable the provision of one-stop solutions to the various transportation needs of customers”

Dry Bulk Week 34: The Baltic Briefing

Similar to other sizes, it was one of the most exciting weeks for the Baltic Supramax Index (BSI), with a surge from all areas.

Indonesian bulker carrying nickel ore disappears

Search and rescue teams are scouring eastern Indonesia after a bulk carrier carrying nickel ore with 25 people onboard sent a distress signal yesterday.

Kmarin orders four VLOCs at Chinese yards

South Korea ship investment firm Kmarin (Kukje Maritime) has placed orders at two Chinese yards for a further four 325,000 dwt guaibamax bulk carriers...

Indonesia to enforce IMO 2020 rule on all shipping after initial pushback plans

The country is fully committed to enforcing the International Maritime Organization’s 2020 rule on all Indonesian-flagged vessels both for domestic and foreign shipping...

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