Falling BDI@1,125: what a finale…

Falling BDI@1,125: what a finale…

John Faraclas As we expected the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) continued is fall – not yet a free fall, but...
Natural Fenosa and Baleària sign the first permanent LNG bunkering contract for ship propulsion in Spain

Natural Fenosa and Baleària sign the first permanent LNG bunkering contract for ship propulsion in Spain

..Adolfo Utor and Joaquín Mendiluce The energy companies and shipping company close an exclusive...
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 19, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 19, 2018)

Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD...
American P&I Club Centennial Celebration in Athens

American P&I Club Centennial Celebration in Athens

The Senior Management of the American Club with the staff of SCB Hellas and AHHIC Shipowners Claim Bureau...

Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue

Anniversaries, Food and Drink — January 21, 2018 at 10:00 AM
Dr and Mrs Mehrotra welcomed old friends. Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue Dr Ravi Kumar Mehrotra, CBE, irrepressible executive chairman of Foresight Ltd, and fellow director Mrs Mehrotra, extended a warm welcome to some 450 guests invited to the company’s annual BBQ, a highlight of the London shipping industry calendar. The warmth generated by the hospitality and efficient heating systems...

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Marine Insurance

American P&I Club Centennial Celebration in Athens

American P&I Club Centennial Celebration in Athens
The Senior Management of the American Club with the staff of SCB Hellas and AHHIC Shipowners Claim Bureau Hellas, the Greece...
Jan 19, 2018 10:15

Shipmanagement

TMG Asia launches in Singapore

TMG Asia launches in Singapore
K.Srinivas Patnaik – TMG Asia. The Maritime Group (International) has announced the opening of The Maritime Groupe...
Jan 19, 2018 18:08

Organisations

EU ports welcome Framework on Foreign Investment Screening…

EU ports welcome Framework on Foreign Investment Screening…
EU ports welcome Framework on Foreign Investment Screening as useful Instrument for an open Investment Environment On 13...
Jan 18, 2018 14:21

Markets

Be it UK, UAE, Iran, Singapore or Major Indian Maritime Hubs, all tanker professionals are in

Be it UK, UAE, Iran, Singapore or Major Indian Maritime Hubs, all tanker professionals are in
Capt. Virendra N. Mishra, Conference Director Welcome to India Tanker Shipping & Trade Summit 2018. We are pleased to...
Jan 20, 2018 10:55

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Taganrog Commercial Seaport earmarks $4.2 million for its 2018 expansion programme

Taganrog Commercial Seaport earmarks $4.2 million for its 2018 expansion programme
A view of the famous Port of Taganrog Taganrog Commercial Seaport JSC (TCS, part of UCL Holding) implementing its capacity expansion programme plans to invest a total of $4.2 million in upgrade of handling equipment and port infrastructure modernization. The money will be spent largely on the purchase...
January 20th, 2018 | Associations, Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  20-Jan-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 JANUARY-3 FEBRUARY 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 21 January-3 February 2018 Saturday, January 20, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 25 Jan (Thu) – Revolution Day (Egypt) 26 Jan (Fri)...
January 20th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Tanker Market, Challenges For Owners : Capt. B.K. Tyagi

Tanker Market, Challenges For Owners : Capt. B.K. Tyagi
Capt BK Tyagi The Shipping Tribune is pleased to announce that, Capt. B.K. Tyagi, Vice President, The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd, a well-known maritime professional, will be addressing the global audience at “India Tanker Shipping & Trade Summit 2018” being organised on 2nd February 2018...
January 20th, 2018 | Chartering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Tankers | Read More

Spotlight speakers announced for diversity-themed 2018 Bermuda Captive Conference

Spotlight speakers announced for diversity-themed 2018 Bermuda Captive Conference
Hamilton, Bermuda, January 19, 2018: Human rights visionary Derreck Kayongo and insurance industry leader Jonathan Reiss will be spotlight speakers at this year’s Bermuda Captive Conference, scheduled to run June 11-13 at Fairmont Southampton. Derreck Kayongo Both will address the three-day...
January 19th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  19-Jan-2018 AMENDED DEPTHS IN DEPARTURE CHANNEL & BERTHS Hay Point, Australia PORT DREDGING UNDERWAY Bundaberg, Australia RELOCATION & REMOVAL OF GOVERNMENT MOORING BUOYS Hong Kong Amended depths in departure channel & berths Friday, January 19, 2018, Hay Point, Australia Mariners...
January 19th, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Students Invited to Enter “Better Shipping for a Better Future” Art Contest

Students Invited to Enter “Better Shipping for a Better Future” Art Contest
SOUTHPORT, CT—January 19, 2018  Students in grades K–12 are invited to participate in the annual calendar art contest sponsored by the North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA), the United States Coast Guard (USCG), and the Inter-American Committee on Ports of the Organization...
January 19th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Associations, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

“K” Line Press Release: Delivery of ‘Corona’ Series Coal Carrier “CORONA WISDOM”

“K” Line Press Release: Delivery of ‘Corona’ Series Coal Carrier “CORONA WISDOM”
.. Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (hereafter called “K” Line) is proud to announce the delivery of “CORONA WISDOM,” an 88,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Shin Kasado Dockyard Co.,Ltd. of Imabari Shipbuilding Group Japan on 19h Jan, 2018. CORONA WISDOM is same type as K” Line’s...
January 19th, 2018 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Government caves in to ship-owners as Chamber of Shipping confirms that announcement yesterday on minimum wage and Equality Act is meaningless

Government caves in to ship-owners as Chamber of Shipping confirms that announcement yesterday on minimum wage and Equality Act is meaningless
RMT’s Steve Todd SEAFARER RATINGS union RMT today responded with outrage to confirmation from UK ship owners that new Government guidance on seafarers and the National Minimum Wage will do nothing to tackle the sub-NMW pay rates which are rife in the UK merchant shipping industry. Comments from...
January 19th, 2018 | Associations, HR, Jobs, Labour Disputes | Read More

Neopost Governance Evolves to Accelerate the Group’s Transformation

Neopost Governance Evolves to Accelerate the Group’s Transformation
Geoffrey Godet and Denis Thiery Geoffrey Godet named Group Chief Executive Officer Denis Thiery is Chairman of the Board of Directors Paris, 19 January 2018 – The Board of Directors of Neopost, a global leader in digital communications, shipping and mail solutions, decided at its meeting on...
January 19th, 2018 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Person Profiles | Read More

New transmission oil for Mercury outboard motor

New transmission oil for Mercury outboard motor
LIQUI MOLY Marine High Performance Gear Oil 85W-90 LIQUI MOLY presents newly developed product at the trade show “Boot” in Düsseldorf January 2018 – The range of boat products offered by oil and additive specialist LIQUI MOLY continues to grow. It is now launching Marine High Performance Gear...
January 19th, 2018 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sports | Read More

Thomas Miller acquires specialist marine and energy consultancy Brookes Bell Group

Thomas Miller acquires specialist marine and energy consultancy Brookes Bell Group
Hugo Wynn-Williams Thomas Miller, the international provider of market leading insurance services, announces the acquisition of international marine consultancy, Brookes Bell, for an undisclosed consideration. Brookes Bell is a leading marine technical and surveying consultancy with offices in Liverpool,...
January 19th, 2018 | Marine Insurance, Mergers and Acquisitions, P and I Clubs | Read More

Liberia opens state-of-the-art maritime training institute

Liberia opens state-of-the-art maritime training institute
Pictured at the opening ceremony, front row, left to right, are Juah Lawson (Chair of the Board of Directors of the Liberian Maritime Administra-tion), Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf  (President of Liberia), Abraham Avi Zaidenberg (Managing Director of LMTI), James Kollie (Liberian Maritime Administration Commissioner),...
January 19th, 2018 | Events, Flags, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Maritime Forecast to 2050 – Download your complimentary copy

Maritime Forecast to 2050 – Download your complimentary copy
Here is our Maritime Forecast to 2050 report which we believe may be of interest to you. To obtain a clear and balanced view of the energy future, we created the Energy Transition Outlook (ETO), which models the energy transition through to 2050. In the Maritime Forecast, we take this model and project...
January 19th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Markets, Reports | Read More

SingPost offers festive postage rates for Chinese New Year between 26 January 2018 and 17 February 2018

SingPost offers festive postage rates for Chinese New Year  between 26 January 2018 and 17 February 2018
Singapore Singapore, 19 January 2018 – Singapore Post Limited (SingPost) is offering festive postage rates for Chinese New Year. The rates will be applicable for stamped and franked greeting cards posted between 26 January 2018 and 17 February 2018. With SingPost’s festive rate of 70 cents...
January 19th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Communication, Holidays | Read More

Is BDI’s fall here to stay..?

Is BDI’s fall here to stay..?
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) continued its downfall as did Geopolitics and things are getting more than sour every single hour; we are living in interesting times. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: With minus 25 points the BDI now stands at 1,139 thanks to the as ever volatile and enigmatic...
January 18th, 2018 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Tankers | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  18-Jan-2018 OIL & PRODUCTS CARGO OPERATIONS CONDITIONS United Arab Emirates Oil & products cargo operations conditions Thursday, January 18, 2018, United Arab Emirates Foreign flagged ships carrying crude oil and products in the UAE ports, territorial waters and in...
January 18th, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Confidence high as British Marine looks to support exporting companies at boot Düsseldorf

Confidence high as British Marine looks to support exporting companies at boot Düsseldorf
British Marine returns to boot Düsseldorf this year (20-28 January 2018) to promote British excellence overseas and facilitate exhibiting and exporting for six-member companies. Following the 4.7 per cent growth of UK marine industry exports to £924m in 2017, the membership organisation for the...
January 18th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

IB USA announces CMI as a new client

IB USA announces CMI as a new client
Jim Barreiro de León and Alessandro Canepa IB USA Inc. and Cruise Management International Inc. (CMI) have signed an agreement to implement the InfoSHIP® EVO ship management software on CMI’s managed fleet IB USA, a member of RINA, is a provider of ship management software solutions to the cruise...
January 18th, 2018 | Cruise Industry, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More