Market Soundbite: Japan & the Clean Tanker Markets

Japanese Yards Remain Solid Contenders in the Clean Tanker Markets Japanese yards remain an important hub for clean product tanker orders, and are currently booked...

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,...

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...
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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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Shipping Index Report – November

The report provides an indication of the global market movements in the container shipping industry for the long-term contracted market focusing on the biggest...

Collision Prevention at Ports & Terminals

PEMA, TT Club, and ICHCA International have pooled resources to make available information to promote collision prevention. Source: PEMA, TT Club, ICHCA

Port Masterplanning

ABPmer and the British Ports Association published this white paper highlighting how masterplanning can contribute to genuine growth in coastal regions as well as...