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Brazil soybeans lose protein, China sales at risk

The protein content in Brazilian soybeans fell for the first time in four harvests in 2018, according to preliminary government data...

China maintains top position in global shipbuilding industry

China’s accomplished shipbuilding output in the first half of this year stood at 19.66 million deadweight tonnes, up 4.2 percent year on year...

CSL’s MV Cedarglen to set sail on final journey

The bulk carrier Eda, formerly known as Cedarglen, will depart the Port of Montreal for the last time on July 21, 2019, bound for an eco-friendly recycling yard in Turkey.

Dry Bulk Week 29: The Baltic Briefing

Capesize - Another week of gains as the Atlantic basin continues to be pressurised on tonnage and Brazilian cargoes keep up a steady flow...

NI issues guidance on lifeboat and rescue boat operations

“There is no easy way to abandon ship,” writes Dag Pike. The author is one of the most experienced navigators in the world and speaks from experience, having been shipwrecked twice in the Atlantic.

Wallem reboots agency business with software for simpler workflows

Wallem Group is rolling out cloud-based software to reduce paperwork and streamline workflows across its ship agency business.

Diana Shipping secures panamax charter to Ausca

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Selina with Ausca

Fumigation not fully effective in controlling certain grain cargo pests

The fumigation of grain cargoes using certain pesticides, namely plant protection products, may not be effective in controlling insect larvae, resulting in cargo damage or loss.

Two Chinese ports halt customs clearances for coal imports

Chinese customs is no longer permitting coal cargoes to enter the country at the ports of Jingtang and Caofeidian, said three coal traders, who were told by customs officials of the halt on Tuesday.

BHP introduces low emissions LNG dry bulk carrier

BHP has released the world’s first bulk carrier tender for LNG-fuelled transport for up to 27 million tonnes of its iron ore.

Baltic index hits 5-1/2 year peak on robust capesize demand

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index hit a five-and-a-half-year high on Monday on the back of strong demand for capesize vessels shipping iron ore.

Dry Bulk Week 28: The Baltic Briefing

Panamax: Last Monday started very slowly with little appearing to trade anywhere. However, the market quickly continued its rapid rise as the Atlantic remained starved of early tonnage.

MacGregor receives clearance for TTS Group's marine and offshore businesses

Cargotec’s MacGregor has received clearance from the Chinese competition regulator for the acquisition of the marine and offshore businesses of TTS Group

Nippon Paint Marine "reflects" on ship coatings

Ship coatings of a darker hue absorb more heat, increase the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) requirement and, consequently, electrical load, resulting in higher fuel consumption and emissions.

UK sets ambitious targets to cut shipping emissions

All new ships for UK waters ordered from 2025 should be designed with zero-emission capable technologies

Strong demand for iron ore shipments propel Baltic index to 5-1/2 year high i

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose to its highest in more than five and a half years on Wednesday, driven by demand for capesize vessels shipping iron ore.

Wrist acquires Van Hulle

Strengthening its position in the ARA market even further

Lauritzen Bulkers to open Dubai office

Lauritzen Bulkers, the dry bulk division of J. Lauritzen, will open a new office in Dubai in August 2019 in addition to its offices in Copenhagen, Singapore and Stamford.

Piracy: West Africa Worst

The seas around West Africa remain the world’s most dangerous for piracy, the International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) latest report reveals

Wärtsilä: Benchmark hybrid solution for bulk carriers

The technology group Wärtsilä has achieved a new technology benchmark with the introduction of the marine sector’s first hybrid installation for a bulk carrier.

Chugoku Marine Paints expands Selektope®-containing antifouling coating range

A new antifouling coating containing the barnacle-repellent active agent Selektope® has been introduced to the market by Chugoku Marine Paints (CMP). SEA PREMIER 3000 PLUS

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