February 2019 Issue
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Fednav overcomes uncertainty over steel tariffs to enjoy successful year in 2018

For Fednav, 2018 was quite a year with respect to steel imports considering tariffs imposed by the United States.

Iron ore imports slow down in last 2 months; prices may go up by 7-10%

Iron ore imports, which have been rising since the beginning of the financial year, have started declining in the last couple of months.

Lloyd’s Register: Preparing for maritime cyber security challenge in Greece

Imagine you are an Information Security Manager for a shipping company and while docked in port, a service technician boards your ship to perform a software update of the Voyage Data Recorder system and unknowingly introduces a virus.

Ship owners worry about clean fuel bill as ports ban ‘scrubbers’

More ports around the world are banning ships from using a fuel cleaning system that pumps waste water into the sea, one of the cheapest options for meeting new environmental shipping rules.

EGA signs volume commitment agreement with Maersk for worldwide aluminium shipping

EGA exports its metal to customers in more than 60 countries worldwide and makes more than 11,000 shipments each year using over 100,000 containers

Brealbulk Asia 2019

As a Breakbulk Asia 2019 media partner, Dry Cargo International are excited about the event, which opens next week. We hope you'll be there—you’ll fit right in at the region's leading project cargo business intelligence and transaction platform.

Dry Bulk Week 11: The Baltic Briefing

The Baltic Capesize market shrugged off its recent negative sentiment to post daily incremental improvements over the last week.

Hempel: Protecting ships from the inside out

Marine paints and coatings are specifically formulated to protect and strengthen a dry bulk vessel’s hull, cargo holds, and hatch covers against damage — protecting the ship from the inside out..

NORDEN invests in West African region

Danish shipping company NORDEN is opening an office in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, as part of the Company’s continued global expansion.

Port of Rotterdam prepares for Brexit

Video: Brexit Programme Manager Mark Dijk discusses Brexit’s possible implications for the Port of Rotterdam and which measures are being taken in anticipation.

Ultrasonic testing helps improve safety at sea

For the bulk carrier, Cygnus prides itself on making high quality ultrasonic thickness gauges (UTGs) and leak detectors that are entirely focused for the job in hand — and that are both highly ruggedized and simple to use.

Brexit and foreign firms bring new jobs to Rotterdam

Last year, eleven British firms set up in Rotterdam in anticipation of Brexit. They represent nearly a third of the international firms that established a location in the port city last year, according to Rotterdam Partners.

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Two big US funds keen on rescuing Hanjin Heavy

Two very big American funds are keen on rescuing the bankrupt Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction Philippines (HHIC-Phil), a subsidiary of the Korean shipbuilder, a top official said.

Brazilian Soya Bean Exporters Set New Records

Brazilian soya bean exports are up 85.2% in the first two months of 2019, compared to the same period in 2018

Bulkship Management employs Alfa Laval ballast water treatment solution for fleet

Oslo-based Bulkship Management AS has chosen Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 for compliance in ballast water treatment.

Moody’s Upgrades Panama Canal’s Long-Term Rating to A1

Moody’s Investors Service upgraded the 20-year $450 million Senior Unsecured Bonds issued by the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) to A1 from A2, with a stable outlook.

World-first approval for VIKING LifeCraft™ Survival Craft

The Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) has officially approved the VIKING LifeCraft™ Survival Craft as a Novel Life-Saving Appliance, meeting the requirements for replacing conventional lifeboats on passenger ships...

ABS Partners with SecurityGate to Deliver the Most In-Depth Cyber Risk Analysis

“ABS is the global leader in marine and offshore cyber security. This partnership with SecurityGate takes us to the next level,” said Christopher J. Wiernicki, ABS Chairman, President and CEO.

BIMCO steps up focus on publications

This year, and over the coming years, BIMCO will be publishing a string of new publications in close corporation with Witherby Publishing Group...

Dry Bulk Week 10: The Baltic Briefing

Capesize - A faint glimmer of hope with the suggestion the market may have finally bottomed out, with owners attempting to resist further cuts in rates on some routes.

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