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Global Grain Trade: A Multiplayer Game

February 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Global grain trade, including wheat, coarse grains and soybeans, is set to exceed 500mt in the 2017/18 crop year, having grown by a CAGR of 4% since 2000/01. While exports are dominated by a small [...]

Shell to charter and fuel two LNG powered Aframax tankers

February 21st, 2018|0 Comments

SCF Group (PAO Sovcomflot) has signed time-charter agreements with Shell for two dual-fuelled Aframax tankers, which mark a historic turning point that set new environmental standards for the global tanker industry. At a ceremony held [...]

Dry bulk shipper Golden Ocean boosts dividend after Q4 beat

February 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Dry bulk shipper Golden Ocean proposed a bigger than expected dividend for the fourth quarter on the back of forecast-beating results on Tuesday, and reiterated the market was getting better. The company, controlled by Norwegian-born [...]

Maersk says to compete with UPS, Fedex as conglomerate breaks up

February 21st, 2018|0 Comments

A.P. Moller-Maersk plans to expand its transport and logistics business to compete directly with package delivery companies UPS and Fedex as part of a major restructuring, its chief executive said Tuesday. Maersk, the world’s largest [...]

Dry Bulk Shipping: Q1 Requires Careful Handling As Seasonal Cargo Demand Drops

February 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Demand The first quarter of any year always represents a challenge for the shipping industry, with fewer cargoes being tendered and Chinese New Year in February creating recurring business issues. In terms of freight rates, [...]

LNG Shipping: GasLog Positive About Long Term Prospects, Despite 2018 Seasonality

February 21st, 2018|0 Comments

LNG ship owner GasLog remains optimistic about the sector’s long term prospects, although it warned investors that 2018 is expected to exhibit signs of seasonality in the spot market. In its latest market outlook, GasLog [...]

Further class approval for Drone inspection of confined spaces for RIMS from KRS expands options for shipowners for shipowners

February 20th, 2018|0 Comments

RIMS (Robotics In Maintenance Strategies) have secured a further class approval from Korean Register of Shipping (KRS) for the use of Remote Inspection Techniques (drones) during surveys of enclosed spaces. The KRS certification for the [...]

The SIT – Scale, Integration and Technology – Era of Shipping and Logistics’ in India.

February 20th, 2018|0 Comments

In the following paper, A&M and BCCI has come up with key ideas which will dominate Shipping and Logistics in the next 3-5 years. These are applicable across the spectrum of logistics from Shipping to [...]

Med trade loses momentum

February 20th, 2018|0 Comments

After a blistering start to 2017, Asia to Mediterranean trade slowed in the final three months of the year. Following bumper growth in the second and third quarters, box traffic from Asia to the Mediterranean [...]

Dry Bulk FFA: Supramax Index Bottoming Out

February 20th, 2018|0 Comments

The index is now on wave 4 of a wave C corrective move and starting to show signs of basing. The March futures have completed their wave 4 correction and have now started a wave [...]

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Middle East Bunkering Convention 2018 • Dubai

March 5 - March 8

The third annual Middle East Bunkering Convention provides a major forum for discussion about the key challenges facing the region’s marine fuels sector, as well as the opportunities for established...

Apm – Asia Pacific Maritime, Singapore Singapore

March 14 - March 16

Asia Pacific Maritime (APM) is one of Asia’s biggest exhibitions and conferences focusing on shipbuilding & marine, workboat and offshore. Meet 15,000 decision makers, ship owners, ship builders and other...

3rd Singapore Maritime Technology Conference

April 24 - April 26

The 3rd Singapore Maritime Technology Conference and Exhibition (SMTC) 2018 is organised by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore and will be held in conjunction with Singapore Maritime Week...

Navigate 2018, Turku Finland

May 16 - May 17

NaviGate 2018 will bring the most important operators in the maritime cluster to Turku on 16 and 17 May 2018. The key themes of this trade fair are the maritime...

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