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Tag: Shipping

J. Lauritzen completes refinancing and begins new era

J. Lauritzen completes refinancing and begins new era with Lauritzen Bulkers and Lauritzen Kosan as individual entities.

Dry Bulk: Week 27

The Capesize market continues to go from strength to strength, as rates reach highs not seen since September last year...

Weaker commodity movements prominent

Recent signs have tended to confirm expectations of reduced import demand for many commodities this year.

Inchcape: Frank about the future

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) CEO Frank Olsen opens up on the challenges of COVID-19, the benefits of a global network, and a fundamental shift in the established ships agency marketplace. Change, he says, is coming.

Dry Bulk: Week 26

As the halfway mark of 2020 arrives, the capesize market is making new highs for the year. From persistent lows earlier caused by a barrage of negative factors...

Port of Shakhtersk increases coal shipments volume by 47%

The coal sea port of Shakhtersk (CSPS), a key logistics asset of East Mining Company (EMCO) in Russia, shipped 2.2 million t of coal between January and May 2020...

Seaborne thermal coal trade slips back to 2018 levels

The impact of Covid-19 on Indian power demand and industrial output, and coal-to-gas fuel switching in Europe has driven seaborne thermal coal trade lower in 2020.

UK government and UN commit to protect seafarers

UK government and UN commit to protect seafarers and help stabilise global shipping market.

“Slow Response from Governments Pushing Seafarers to their Limits”

Despite a universal campaign from all sectors of the shipping industry to classify seafarers as key workers, and to facilitate crew transfers, many governments are still dragging their heels, says INTERCARGO

FASTWATER consortium fast tracks commercial pathway to climate neutral methanol as marine fuel

FASTWATER project launched to demonstrate the feasibility of retrofit and newbuild vessels to operate on methanol as a pathway to fossil-free shipping.

MacGregor receives USD 11 million crane order for general cargo ships

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has secured an order to provide cargo handling cranes for four 62,000 dwt general cargo ships to be built in Asia.

RightShip supports The Mission to Seafarers to protect shipping’s most valuable asset: its people

RightShip has announced support for The Mission to Seafarers, with an unrestricted donation of US$25,000.

Has the dry bulk tide turned?

Dry bulk shipowners have had solid reasons to smile this week and rightfully so, says EastGate Shipping Inc.

Port of Ipswich hits milestone since lockdown

The Port of Ipswich has reached a milestone of 400 000 t of cargo handled on behalf of Suffolk businesses since the beginning of the COVID-19 lockdown on 23 March 2020.

Dry Bulk: Week 25

The Capesize market trajectory this week has been one of the steepest rallies the sector has experienced. Opening at $12,410, the sector had almost doubled to $25,511 by the end of the week as the Atlantic basin surged into life.

Baltic index logs record jump as Capesize demand spikes

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index recorded its biggest ever daily percentage jump on Wednesday, propelled by surging capesize rates due to a spike in iron-ore shipments.

COVID-19 – A Catalyst for Change in Shipping

ABS Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Christopher J. Wiernicki explains how the COVID-19 pandemic could change the shipping industry.

BofA report: Coal recovery is W-shaped

Global coal prices collapsed in recent months as the global lockdown took its toll on power demand around the world.

Dry Bulk: Week 24

The Capesize market made new highs for the year this week after strong iron ore demand to the far east continued to develop in the market.

Fednav receives Blue Circle Award

Fednav is delighted to have been awarded the Port of Vancouver’s 2019 Blue Circle Award for the EcoAction program, showcasing the company’s continuous efforts in maintaining sustainable and high efficiency stewardship practices.

Global trade continues nosedive

UNCTAD forecasts 20% drop in 2020

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