EU needs to move faster on Asian approvals to deliver meaningful scrapping regulations

Source: Will Tooth of MSI Regional regulation and national policies are putting competing pressures on the scrapping market just as demand is set to rise. By December...

Trade Disruptions & Large Crude Tankers: A Net Plus for Now

The fall in light crude exports from the United States to the far east has led to buyers seeking replacement barrels. One of the...

VLCC’s Holding Steady

Source: GIBSONS Much attention has been given in recent months to continued activity in newbuild VLCC tonnage. Shipbrokers Gibson’s, are not an exception to that,...
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Global Container Shipping to Face yet Another Crisis?

By Jose Paul (Drewry) The year 2017 saw a modest recovery in container shipping after a disastrous performance in 2016. According to Drewry maritime research...
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Future Trends in Commercial Shipping

Future Trends in Commercial Shipping The world is changing rapidly, as is the shipping industry. There is an increased focus on boosting the green image...

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U.S Maritime Commerce Strategic Outlook

With more than 6,000 miles of navigable waterways passing 17 States, the Mississippi River and its tributaries account for 95 percent of all inland...

European Short Sea Shipping

Quick overview of European Short Sea shipping by Lodewijk Wisse of the Royal Netherlands Shipowners Association. Source: Lodewijk Wisse

Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone (India)

APSEZ container business is having Joint Venture with world's largest shipping lines like MSC & CMA CGM. This JV Model is predicting sustainable volume...