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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 Secretary-General seeks UN support over “key worker” designation for seafarers
There is an increasing disconnect between the price of thermal coal and liquefied natural gas (LNG) in Asia...
South African ports remain open to all types of cargo, although essential goods will be prioritised.
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.
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.
Director of ABP Humber, Simon Bird, on Keeping Britain Trading Amidst a Global Pandemic
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”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..."
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 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 as COVID-19 lockdown takes hold
TOC Europe will now take place 8 – 10 June 2021 in its usual Rotterdam location, skipping the 2020 event altogether.
Panama Canal Adopts Measures to Guarantee Sustained Operations Amid 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.
The port of Rotterdam and associated logistics activities have been classified as a vital sector by the EU and the Dutch government.
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.
A crew specialist has urged ship operators to exercise caution when making crew changeovers while the coronavirus outbreak continues to rampage across the globe.