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Advaita, a dedicated cement carrier under construction at Penglai Zhongbai Jinglu Ship Industry Co., [...]

The fourth cargo of a group of Iranian tankers reached the Caribbean Sea on Wednesday as the receivi [...]

A coronavirus cluster was detected Tuesday on a freight ship berthed in the Australian west coast po [...]

Atlantic Wind Transfers based in Quonset Point, Rhode Island has secured its second long-term O& [...]

On 14 May 2020, the U.S. Departments of State and Treasury, and the U.S. Coast Guard, issued a globa [...]

Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading global provider of auxiliary renewable wind propulsion systems, and [...]

The Bulgarian captain of a Portuguese-flagged cargo ship who was kidnapped along with seven other sa [...]

Global eTrade Services (GeTS), a global trade platform company, announced the onboarding of GEODIS R [...]

Ian Taylor Peru signs contract with Logimatic to implement SERTICA Maintenance and Procurement for i [...]

The Covid-19 crisis has – and will continue to – hit the container shipping market hard, and the cur [...]

Risavika LNG index has dropped 6 % week on week to 14.49 EUR/MWh last week. European gas prices have [...]

MABUX World Bunker Index (consists of a range of prices for 380 HSFO, VLSFO and MGO (Gasoil) in the [...]

“In a challenging and quickly changing world, Hafnia delivered a very satisfying net profit of USD 7 [...]

For the first time ever, a vessel has sailed using an airfilled keel that automatically limits heeli [...]

Shipowners see ammonia and hydrogen as the most attractive fuel options for the long term, according [...]

The outlook is poor for dry bulk, as the negative demand shock and overcapacity come together to sen [...]

BIMCO, the world’s largest shipping association, has moved a step closer to finishing a global set o [...]

The European Union’s carbon market could capture a large chunk of emissions from outside Europe if t [...]

MOL and LTW have signed a contract to build and charter an LNG terminal ship—known in the industry a [...]

Finding owners willing to pilot-test an onboard remotely-operated proactive hull cleaning unit wasn’ [...]


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Steel consumers and producers in the US are duking it out. The battle is mostly under the radar and [...]

The longer China delays publishing its detailed trade data for April, the more it is feeding specula [...]

Attendance was greater than ever at the IATA Fuel Forum in London. Ease of location was no doubt a f [...]

The metallurgical coal market has been abuzz with chatter since reports last week of a $70 billion p [...]

Global oil demand growth was a much heralded sidekick to supply cuts that rebalanced the market in r [...]

Global oil demand growth was a much heralded sidekick to supply cuts that rebalanced the market in r [...]

Attendance was greater than ever at the IATA Fuel Forum in London. Ease of location was no doubt a f [...]

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Global oil prices fell by up to 3% Friday after Saudi Arabia said it is working on a plan with allie [...]

Ever since Canada’s Liberal government came to power in late 2015, the 525,000 b/d Northern Gateway [...]

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As global crude oil has hit the $80/b mark, the industry is now wondering if there is a magic price [...]

US crude imports into the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port appear to be on an upswing in May alongside th [...]

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Dry Bulk

Today, Wednesday, May 27 2020, the Baltic Dry Index decreased by 4 points, reaching 502 points. Balt [...]

Brazil’s soybean exports jumped 33% month on month to 12.24 million mt in the first three weeks of M [...]

A ray of light could be emanating from the Southeast Asian peninsula over the past week, despite the [...]

The outlook is poor for dry bulk, as the negative demand shock and overcapacity come together to sen [...]

China’s soybean imports in April from top supplier Brazil rose 2.6% from a year earlier, customs dat [...]

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, thermal coal imports at India”s 12 major ports saw a 30.46 per cent plun [...]

Diana Shipping Inc., a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, to [...]

Today, Tuesday, May 26 2020, the Baltic Dry Index climbed by 8 points, reaching 506 points. Baltic D [...]

Shipbrokers and market delegates are debating as to whether the current dry bulk market’s demise is [...]

Inventories of seaborne iron ore at Chinese ports fell for six consecutive weeks to the lowest in ab [...]

From June 1 China’s customs authority will end mandatory inspections of iron ore imports, which will [...]

Brazil’s May soybean shipments are unlikely to record export levels seen in April, with vessels carr [...]

Rumours of a ban on Australian thermal coal to China have surfaced in the thermal coal market this w [...]

Capesize After a week of bounce momentum the market appears to have stalled out once again. The Cape [...]

The drama has a familiar rhythm. An obscure official diktat is penned in Beijing. Then it ripples ou [...]

Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack is concerned coal exporters could face a tougher time sellin [...]

The question that comes up more and more is when will we get a turnaround in the markets? This, of c [...]

Grains trader Gemcorp Commodities Trading is planning to boost the volume of Russian wheat it suppli [...]

Today, Friday, May 22 2020, the Baltic Dry Index climbed by 4 points, reaching 498 points. Baltic Dr [...]

A prohibitive Chinese import tariff on Australian barley will benefit other suppliers without changi [...]

Port News

Nigeria’s Bonga crude oil export terminal has begun routine maintenance, its operator Shell told Reu [...]

Moody’s Investors Service on Monday revised the outlook on Adani Abbot Point Terminal Pty Ltd’s (AAP [...]

Two China-based port groups will work together to improve the quality of port development projects. [...]

Global Ports Investments PLC announces that a new LIEBHERR LHM 550 mobile harbour crane was put into [...]

A total of 83 vessels carrying 13.37 million mt of iron ore arrived at major Chinese ports during Ma [...]

China Tianjin Container Freight Index (TCI), an indicator of northern China’s international containe [...]

Six crew members aboard a livestock ship docked at Fremantle Port have tested positive for COVID-19, [...]

The Kuwait Port Authority has joined hands with the Public Authority for Industry (PAI) for the desi [...]

Konecranes has expanded its award-winning Agilon material handling system to grocery pickups with in [...]

Officials from South Carolina and New York/New Jersey ports see an end in sight to blanked sailings [...]

North China’s Tianjin port ranked first in liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports in the first four mon [...]

China’s maritime Silk Road project could be derailed by fallout from the coronavirus (COVID-19), whi [...]

On May 22, the port of Rotterdam was able to celebrate a Dutch premier: the aerial delivery by drone [...]

The country’s 12 major ports recorded a 21 per cent decline in cargo volumes at 47.42 million tonnes [...]

Oman’s Minister of Transport has said that Omani ports should be promoted as trade hubs to other cou [...]

APM Terminals Algeciras has increased the voltage of its power supply from 20kv to 66KV this week. T [...]

The Suez Canal has been hit by a double blow. After absorbing the shock of stagnating global trade d [...]

China’s extension of port construction levy relief for all import and export goods, including therma [...]

Jet fuel stocks held in independent storage in the Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp (ARA) refining and st [...]

The British Ports Association is concerned that the new quarantine measures announced this afternoon [...]

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