February 2020 Issue
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Coronavirus upends global food supply chains

Coronavirus upends global food supply chains in latest economic shock

Dry Bulk: Week 14

Latest on the Capesize, Panamax, Supramax, Ultramax and Handysize markets from The Baltic Exchange.

Panama Canal: Our Commitment to Safe, Continued World Trade

Despite the challenging and unpredictable future our world faces, I would like to offer some certainty on behalf of our team at the waterway.

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...

South Africa’s ports are open to mineral exports

South African ports remain open to all types of cargo, although essential goods will be prioritised.

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..."

Dry Bulk: Week 13

Latest on the Capesize, Panamax, Supramax, Ultramax and Handysize markets from The Baltic Exchange.

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

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

TOC Europe to cancel 2020 event

TOC Europe will now take place 8 – 10 June 2021 in its usual Rotterdam location, skipping the 2020 event altogether.

Panama Canal adopts sustained operations amid COVID-19

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

Rio Tinto update on COVID-19

As a result of separate actions by the Premier of Quebec and the President of South Africa to contain the spread of COVID-19, Rio Tinto will slow down some of its operations.

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.

Better to leave crew onboard than risk catching virus during changeovers

A crew specialist has urged ship operators to exercise caution when making crew changeovers while the coronavirus outbreak continues to rampage across the globe.

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