When Shipping Petroleum, Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Costs More Than Accidents

November 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

While the policy debate surrounding crude oil transportation costs has emphasized accidents and spills, a new study by Carnegie Mellon University and University of Pittsburgh researchers indicates the debate is overlooking a far more serious [...]

LUKOIL Marine Lubricants’ Director June Manoharan wins The Maritime Standard Woman in Shipping Award

November 21st, 2017|0 Comments

21 November 2017 – The fourth annual Maritime Standard Awards, held on Monday 23rd October 2017, saw LUKOIL Marine Lubricants’ Director June Manoharan win ‘The Maritime Standard Woman in Shipping Award’, celebrating and rewarding her [...]

Conference highlights importance of industry collaboration to boost shipping and trade investment

November 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Abu Dhabi, 21st November 2017: The 3rd Annual The Maritime Standard Ship Finance & Trade Conference, held at the Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort, assembled a high quality panel of speakers, from a wide [...]

VLCC Fixture from the Middle East on the Decline

November 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Activity in the VLCC Middle East market plunged further over the course of the past week. In its latest weekly report, shipbroker Charles R. Weber said that “rates in the VLCC market were largely range [...]

Ship operating costs stabilise as market recovery lifts pressure

November 21st, 2017|0 Comments

The cost of operating cargo ships rose marginally in 2017 following two consecutive years of falls, but shipowners should prepare for higher costs led by a spike in insurance premiums, according to the latest Ship [...]

Arrested oil tanker worth $15-million to go on auction in Durban

November 21st, 2017|0 Comments

An oil tanker valued at approximately $15-million, arrested in June 2016 in Durban, will be sold on auction on 05 December. The Korean vessel, built in 2006 and named ‘Pretty Scene’, currently belongs to the [...]

ARA gasoline stocks edge higher; naphtha stocks plunge to nine-month low: PJK

November 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Gasoline stocks in Northwest Europe’s Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp hub rose by 64,000 mt, or 7%, to a fresh five-month high of 981,000 mt in the week ended November 15, data from PJK International showed. ARA gasoline inventories [...]

RS class: gas carriers “BORIS VILKITSKY” and “FEDOR LITKE” delivered to the customer

November 21st, 2017|0 Comments

The construction of a series of Arctic LNG carriers under the technical supervision of Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) is in progress: in November “BORIS VILKITSKY” and “FEDOR LITKE” gas carriers were delivered to [...]

Container freight market: East Coast North America to UK Continent route increases by $50 to $550/FEU

November 21st, 2017|0 Comments

The S&P Global Platts Container Index fell $17.50 in the week ending November 17 to $913.83 as fundamentals seemed to have won the battle from the previous week as the most head-haul routes dropped $50 [...]

Product Tankers: Far East Market Heating Up

November 20th, 2017|0 Comments

The product tanker market is exhibiting mixed fortunes for ship owners, depending on which part of the world they elect to trade their ships. In its latest weekly report, shipbroker Gibson noted that ‘product tankers [...]

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