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Capesize FFA Commentary: Cape paper came under pressure again today although the main discounting wa [...]

The UK government is considering extending the boundaries of the European Emissions Control Area (EC [...]

As the world’s navies could not control vast area in the high seas to secure all ships sailing to va [...]

A truck loading station in Revithoussa LNG terminal, at least three new LNG-powered vessels, one LNG [...]

The Bomin Group, a leading global physical supplier and trader of marine fuels, yesterday announced [...]

Instead of OPEC, Iran or even Venezuela, the most prominent driver of oil prices over the next two y [...]

Freight income for the quarter was MUSD 13.8, up from MUSD 9.6 in Q4 2017 due to full exposure to a [...]

Highlights: The Panamax index is now below Fibonacci support and testing the USD 9,856 level. Techni [...]

The Clean Arctic Alliance has good news to share regarding real progress towards a ban on the use an [...]

The container shipping industry is dynamic and volatile and has been marked in recent years by insta [...]

FUELSAVE GmbH is launching a revolutionary efficiency enhancement technology for Diesel (MGO / MDO) [...]

“A.P. Moller – Maersk welcomes the relaxation of the cabotage legislation in India, a measure that i [...]

Hamburg Süd is revising the sequence of ports in its EMCS service between Mexico, Central America, t [...]

GC Rieber Shipping ASA has strengthened its financial position through the first quarter of 2018 and [...]

Aqua-tools’ B-QUA ballast water monitoring technique, which is based on an advanced Adenosine Tri-ph [...]

Seafarers UK’s President’s Awards are given annually to individuals or organisations who have made a [...]

Crowley Maritime Corp. announced yesterday that Tim Bush has been promoted to vice president and dep [...]

The newly elected President of The Nautical Institute, Captain Nick Nash FNI FRIN FRGS has pledged t [...]

The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has announced the appointment of Terry Makewell to the position of [...]

In addition to its broaden coverage of 31 services in Sub-Saharan Africa, CMA CGM is pleased to resu [...]


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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 [...]

By taking an inventive approach to purchasing and shipping imported thermal coal, South Korean buyer [...]

US President Donald Trump's plan to leave the Iran nuclear deal and reimpose sanctions could ha [...]

The potential reduction of Iranian crude into the European market as result of renewed sanctions wil [...]

LOOP Sour crude became lighter and more sour in April, with an average API gravity of 29.8 degrees a [...]

For years indigenous people living in small villages along Alaska’s Arctic coast fiercely fought off [...]

As LIBOR increases, stresses on shipping industry balance sheets, cash flows and earnings also rise. [...]

The US government forecasts that summertime gasoline prices this year will be at their highest level [...]

A rare cargo of Brazilian Polvo crude has made its way to the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port, according [...]

OPEC would benefit from more transparency about oil prices. The group has geared its efforts to reba [...]

The first VLCC to directly load a cargo at the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port arrived at the port of Hu [...]

With new steel tariffs imposed by the US, Chinese and ASEAN steel is becoming more expensive in the [...]

A decade has passed since the 2008 dry bulk freight rates began a long downturn which coincided with [...]

Beijing's sudden decision to drastically curb imports of thermal coal into the country's p [...]

The UK government is considering extending the boundaries of the European Emissions Control Area (EC [...]

Diesel in the Mediterranean hit a 32-month high at a $13.50/mt premium to ICE low... [...]

Global commodities trader Gunvor Group said Tuesday it was joining the rising number of companies... [...]

Bunkering at the port of Malta has been restricted due to a strong wind warning,... [...]

Spain's largest gas group Gas Natural Fenosa has carried out its first LNG bunkering operation. [...]

Dry Bulk

Capesize FFA Commentary: Cape paper came under pressure again today although the main discounting wa [...]

China’s imports of sorghum rose sharply in April from a year earlier, customs data showed, as buyers [...]

Highlights: The Panamax index is now below Fibonacci support and testing the USD 9,856 level. Techni [...]

Today, Thursday, May 24 2018, the Baltic Dry Index decreased by 53 points, reaching 1109 points. Bal [...]

China will import record volumes of U.S. oil and is likely to ship more U.S. soy after Beijing signa [...]

Highlights: The Capesize index has broken support and is now in a corrective phase having made a fre [...]

Europe’s hunger for corn is giving South Africa a surprising destination to sell more of its record [...]

China’s state grain stockpiler has returned this week to the U.S. soybean market for the first time [...]

Today, Wednesday, May 23 2018, the Baltic Dry Index decreased by 37 points, reaching 1162 points. Ba [...]

Truck drivers partially blocked roads and ports across Brazil on Tuesday in a second straight day of [...]

Today, Tuesday, May 22 2018, the Baltic Dry Index decreased by 40 points, reaching 1199 points. Balt [...]

South Korea’s adoption of an annual sulfur limit of 0.4% as-received basis for thermal coal used to [...]

The acquisition of the Songa Bulk fleet by Star Bulk provides their new owners with a fleet renewal [...]

China has pledged to buy more U.S. goods to reduce America’s huge trade deficit and help avoid exace [...]

Coal imports by power utilities fell by 22.23 per cent to 3.73 million tonnes in April mainly due to [...]

Today, Monday, May 21 2018, the Baltic Dry Index decreased by 34 points, reaching 1239 points. Balti [...]

Capesize Dramatic drops over the week for the big ships, with the hope of further improvements as th [...]

“During the first quarter of 2018, additional bulk carriers were taken on long-term time-charter in [...]

Orders for nearly 1 million tonnes of U.S. soybean exports were canceled this week, according to U.S [...]

Up to 230 second hand bulkers have been traded so dar in the year, in what appears to be rather dyna [...]

Port News

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and provider of operational technologies and services that unl [...]

In the past few months, much progress was made behind the scenes at Nextlogic. The first experiences [...]

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, and Yara have entered into an agreement in which Kalmar will deliver fully [...]

Singapore’s public sector company PSA International Pte. has confirmed that it is bidding for Britis [...]

Four consortia have developed a working prototype in which blockchain technology is used for the ene [...]

Traffic restriction for demolition of power line towers Thursday, May 24, 2018, Lake Charles, United [...]

The Union shipping ministry is considering potential acquisitions of stressed private port assets to [...]

The Suez Canal Container Terminal (SCCT) aims to process 2.5m twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) tr [...]

APM Terminals, one of the leading global port operators in Nigeria, created a total turnover of abou [...]

Looking to develop its neglected water transport, Serbian government signed an agreement with one of [...]

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, will organise a idea creation challenge, Kalmar Co-Create, during TOC Euro [...]

The RoRo terminal at the Port of Heysham is the hub for a large part of the freight that travels bet [...]

South Korea’s trade insurer said Tuesday that it plans to offer US$1.15 billion worth of coverage in [...]

Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), the largest container port in India, wants to use its sizeable c [...]

Indian mining heavyweight Adani has appointed investment bank Rothschild to sell a stake in its Abbo [...]

The average dwell time for local containers for the last five years at the Dar es Salaam Port has mi [...]

Buoyed by increasing trade volumes, the world’s largest shipping company is doubling its service to [...]

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, will be focusing on industry collaboration at the TOC Europe exhibition th [...]

Dunkerque-Port is a major player in goods transport and the economy of the Hauts-de-France region. I [...]

Bunkering at the port of Malta has been restricted due to a strong wind warning, a spokesman for the [...]

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