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Maersk: Why shipping must show more ambition to tackle climate change

November 17th, 2017|0 Comments

As world leaders talk climate change solutions at COP23 in Bonn, the maritime industry edges closer to determining shipping’s fair share of reducing carbon emissions. Raising the ambition for global regulation remains crucial to ensure [...]

Slowdown in China’s crude stoking activity to hurt tonnage demand in the crude tanker shipping market in 2018

November 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Crude tanker freight rates are expected to decline further in 2018 following a sharp decline in 2017, according to the latest edition of the Tanker Forecaster, published by global shipping consultancy Drewry. Although tonnage supply [...]

ABB sets out electric, digital, connected approach for shipping

November 16th, 2017|0 Comments

With this new approach, ABB focuses on harnessing the full potential of its power, control and automation solutions through a program of digital integration that will bring about a step change in vessel and fleet [...]

Japan’s Sep sales of bonded bunker fuel rise 8% from Aug to 6-month high

November 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Japan’s bonded bunker fuel sales in September rose 8% from August to hit a six-month high of 2.344 million barrels, data released by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry on Wednesday showed. Historical data [...]

Shipping has a role to play in defending globalisation, Guy Platten tells SSBA

November 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Capitalism, globalisation and international collaboration spread prosperity and growth – and shipping has a vital role to play in this process, Guy Platten said in his address to the annual Scottish Shipping Benevolent Association (SSBA) [...]

Newbuilding Ordering Activity Looking For Added Growth in the Coming Weeks

November 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Activity in newbuilding orders seems to have slowed down a bit, compared to the past few weeks, but deals are still being done. In its latest weekly report, shipbroker Intermodal said that “if there is [...]

International Shipping Industry takes significant action on decarbonization at UNFCCC COP23

November 16th, 2017|0 Comments

A group of international shipping industry leaders have joined forces to drive the decarbonization agenda with a business-focused approach that pushes ahead of regulatory mechanisms at the 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties [...]

China’s Iron Ore import in October down from September according to customs data. Trade flow data however, tell a different story…

November 16th, 2017|0 Comments

China imported 79.5Mt of iron ore in October according to official trade data, down 2% YoY and down 25% from the all-time high in September (on an annualized basis). YTD Iron Ore import totals 897Mt, [...]

Tanker Market Improved During October

November 15th, 2017|0 Comments

In October, tanker spot freight rates for dirty vessels edged up across all classes trading on most major routes ahead of winter season requirements. VLCC spot freight rates achieved the strongest growth compared with the [...]

UK Ship Register signs its first unmanned vessel

November 15th, 2017|0 Comments

The UK Ship Register has signed its first ever unmanned vessel to the flag, showing how it is adapting to the changes of the maritime industry ASV’s C-Worker 7 will be used for work such [...]

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