News

Newbuilding Orders for Tankers on the Rise

April 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Low prices seem to be the main reason behind the trend of rising newbuilding orders for tankers. Despite the fall of the freight rate market and an apparent oversupply of tonnage in most parts of [...]

Stolt-Nielsen: One-Time Gain Boosts First Quarter Profits

April 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Stolt-Nielsen Limited reported unaudited results for the first quarter ended February 28, 2018. Net profit attributable to shareholders in the first quarter was $38.7 million, with revenue of $515.3 million, compared with a net profit [...]

Hyundai Merchant becomes savior of struggling shipbuilders

April 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Hyundai Merchant Marine’s (HMM) plan to order 20 container carriers is expected to breathe fresh air into the county’s ailing shipbuilding industry. According to sources in the shipbuilding industry, the country’s top three shipbuilders _ [...]

Fuel oil forward curve not fully pricing in 2020 IMO impact: Platts Analytics

April 13th, 2018|0 Comments

The forward market is currently not adequately reflecting sharp changes in fuel oil and middle distillate prices expected in 2020 after global marine fuel sulfur limits are cut to 0.5%, according to new research from [...]

Tankers: Medium Range freight rates rebound on fresh inquiries after Easter trough

April 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Medium Range tanker freight rates west of Suez have bounced back after dropping to a year-low level following the Easter holidays, with fresh demand for West African gasoline enabling shipowners to push for higher rates. [...]

IMO Negotiations on Shipping Emissions on Brink of Success: Saudi Arabia and the US the only Ones Officially Objecting to the Draft Text

April 13th, 2018|0 Comments

After a four days of negotiations at the UN’s International Maritime Organisation in London this week, and a day before an historic decision to cut the global shipping sector’s greenhouse gases is due, calls for [...]

Bureau Veritas extends digital portfolio with ‘PSC Ready’ application

April 12th, 2018|0 Comments

• BV’s ‘PSC Ready’ is a digital application to help ships’ crews to prepare for port state control (PSC) inspections • Freely available to all in the industry for use on mobile, laptop and desk [...]

The Shipping Industry & Global Warming

April 12th, 2018|0 Comments

The current debate at the IMO and MEPC is attempting to focus on reducing the volumes of CO2 the escape from the exhausts of commercial ships. Many attempts have been made in recent years in [...]

The 2020 global sulphur limit and the Scrubber exercise

April 12th, 2018|0 Comments

It has been a long-standing objective of the IMO to reduce the sulphur content in marine fuels for quite some time now hence, its latest decision to lower the cap to 0.5% sulphur content from [...]

Dry Bulk Recovery Potentially on Hold on Trade War Fears

April 12th, 2018|0 Comments

When shipping analysts were looking into 2018 with a glooming optimism regarding the dry bulk market’s recovery prospects, on the back of a solid 2017 and positive fundamentals, they couldn’t have foreseen, that the improbable [...]

Product Store

THE BUNKER BOOK XI 

We have started taking orders for The Bunker Book XI (Hard Copy, Pen Drive & Digital Copy on Mobile Application), which will be out for circulation in the month of Nov-2017. The A4 size directory with more than 290 pages comes along with a unique credit card shape “8 GB Pen Drive” is your one stop source for all the Bunker Suppliers, Traders, Brokers and Oil & Lube companies globally.
Read More…

Price : USD $200 (Including Postage)

Buy Now

               WORLD DIRECTORY OF SHIP SUPPLIERS 

The A4 size directory published in TWO volumes is your one stop guide as it covers entire world of ship suppliers as per their line of business covered in TWO major sections of Marine Equipment Suppliers and Ship Chandlers/ Suppliers providing essential contacts in an alphabetical country wise listing to ensure easy searchable details as per the need.
Read More…

Price : USD $249 (Including Postage)

Buy Now

MATRIX MARITIME DIRECTORY 2017/18

We have started taking orders for our inaugural edition which will be published and circulated from July, 2017. The e-copy (electronic format, PDF file) directory comes in a user friendly/handy pen drive (Credit card shape, 8 GB USB stick) will be published annually in the month of August every year.
Read More…

Price : USD $350 (Including Postage)

Buy Now