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Smart shipping, moving forward

December 11th, 2017|0 Comments

A special ceremony was held this week as part of Marintec China 2017, in which the first China smart ship was presented with LR cyber-enabled ship descriptive notes. The vessel, Great Intelligence, was designed by [...]

Plenty Of Gifts For Container Shipping This Year…

December 11th, 2017|0 Comments

The festive season is coming closer, and for many of us the time to get the seasonal shopping done is running out. For the containership sector, however, the peak shipping season was back in the [...]

Feature: How shipping containers change the world

December 11th, 2017|0 Comments

The relentless pursuit of technological advancement since the World War II has given the global community inventions like mobile phones, modern cars and television. A lot of thought has been given to the individual commodities [...]

Americas Medium Range short-haul freight runs up 33%-62% on week

December 11th, 2017|0 Comments

The cost of carrying clean petroleum products on Medium Range tankers on the short-haul US Gulf Coast-East Coast Mexico and the USGC-Caribbean routes rose 62% and 33%, respectively, during the week of December 4-8, marking [...]

MABUX Weekly Report: Rising oil production in the U.S. may pressure bunker prices

December 11th, 2017|0 Comments

MABUX World Bunker Index (consists of a range of prices for 380 HSFO, 180 HSFO and MGO at the main world hubs) declined sharply in the period of Nov. 30 – Dec. 07: 380 HSFO [...]

Mediterranean bunker fuel prices look to shake off one-month lows amid rising demand

December 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Bunker fuel prices at a number of ports in the Mediterranean have sunk to lows of four to six weeks on falling high sulfur fuel oil but this could change on the back of rising [...]

Ships demolition market picks up

December 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Shipowners have been looking to offload more of their older ships over the course of the past couple of weeks, according to the latest reports from shipbrokers. Clarkson Platou Hellas said that “as we now [...]

VLCCs See Counterseasonal Drop in Demand

December 8th, 2017|0 Comments

The Asian VLCC market has been facing unrelenting downwards pressure in recent weeks, with rates for the benchmark AG/Japan route plunging by w15.5 points m-o-m to w54.5 as of today. This translates into $7.99/mt, which [...]

Carrier Profit: What’s Ocean Container Shipping Really in for in 2018?

December 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Depending on how you look at it, ocean container shipping has seen a major change since the summer of 2016. The new shipping alliances have started to mobilize in 2017 and the volatility of rates [...]

Asia Dry Bulk-Capesize rates hit 3-year high, to remain firm on ship shortage

December 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Freight rates for large dry cargo ships on key Asian routes, which hit three-year highs this week, could stay around the current levels or nudge slightly higher if shortage of vessels for prompt hire continued, [...]

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