Archive for September, 2019

September ends with the BDI down @1,823 points; Geopolitics still perplexed!

September ends with the BDI down @1,823 points; Geopolitics still perplexed!
John Faraclas September ends with the BDI down @1,823 points; Geopolitics still perplexed! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 34 points and now stands at 1,823… The Geopolitical situation all over Planet Ocean gets worse. John Faraclas daily recap: The Capes’ BCI was down 69 points and now reads 3,269… The...
September 30th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Environment, Markets, News, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

ISSA president appointed to the board of the Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre

ISSA president appointed to the board of the Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre
Saeed Al Malik, President of the International Shipsuppliers & Services Association (ISSA) ISSA PRESIDENT APPOINTED TO THE BOARD OF THE EMIRATES MARITIME ARBITRATION CENTRE Saeed Al Malik, President of the International Shipsuppliers & Services Association (ISSA), has been invited to join the...
September 30th, 2019 | Associations, News | Read More

Marshall Islands Report, September 2019

Marshall Islands Report, September 2019
Marshall Islands Report, September 2019 Welcome to the Marshall Islands Report, a blog site with regular updates, news, and views from across International Registries, Inc.’s global network.   IRI Attends Gastech 2019 IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry attended the 2019...
September 30th, 2019 | Flags, Press and Media | Read More

S&P Global Platts Launches world’s first weighted average Capesize TCE Index

S&P Global Platts Launches world’s first weighted average Capesize TCE Index
S&P Global Platts Launches world’s first weighted average Capesize TCE Index Brings transparency to dry bulk shipping market London and Singapore (September 30, 2019) – S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy...
September 30th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Shipping Indices | Read More

Jesper Kjaedegaard joins The Marcura Group as Senior Adviser

Jesper Kjaedegaard joins The Marcura Group as Senior Adviser
Jesper Kjaedegaard Jesper Kjaedegaard joins The Marcura Group as Senior Adviser The Board of The Marcura Group is pleased to announce that Jesper Kjaedegaard has joined the Group as Senior Adviser. A highly respected shipping personality, Jesper Kjaedegaard currently serves as Partner of Mercator International...
September 30th, 2019 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Person Profiles | Read More

Britannia P&I: Added Strength in Singapore

Britannia P&I: Added Strength in Singapore
Added strength to Britannia’s Singapore team Britannia P&I: Added Strength in Singapore Britannia P&I’s Managers, Tindall Riley, adds four new colleagues to their Singapore team. This expansion reinforces Britannia’s strategy of developing its regional hubs, bringing service closer...
September 30th, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Maersk Supply Service takes next step in digital transformation in partnership with Hanseaticsoft

Maersk Supply Service takes next step in digital transformation in partnership with Hanseaticsoft
. Maersk Supply Service takes next step in digital transformation in partnership with Hanseaticsoft 30 September 2019 – Maersk Supply Service, the Copenhagen based shipping company, has announced that it has implemented the ship management system Cloud Fleet Manager from German software provider...
September 30th, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, HR, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 30 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 30 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 30 September 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 30, 2019 Global Markets Major European stocks opened modestly lower on renewed US/China trade jitters, following reports that the US administration is considering delisting Chinese companies from...
September 30th, 2019 | Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Damen signs with Port Authority of Jamaica for Utility Vessel 3911

Damen signs with Port Authority of Jamaica for Utility Vessel 3911
Damen Utility Vessel 3911 for Port Authority of Jamaica Damen signs with Port Authority of Jamaica for Utility Vessel 3911 On 21st August, Damen Shipyards Group signed a contract with the Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJAM) for the delivery of a Utility Vessel 3911. The vessel will be used by Damen’s...
September 30th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World – 29 Sept. 2019

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World  – 29 Sept. 2019
Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World –  29 Sept. 2019 It has been a busy week in the clean shipping space. The UN summit early on in the week created a stir as all eyes focused on a teenage girl and the world’s leaders she rebuked. Could it be that industry led action might be able...
September 29th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Press and Media | Read More

Fly me to the moon travel newsletter Volume 43

Fly me to the moon travel newsletter Volume 43
. Fly Me To The Moon Travel newsletter Volume 43 Dear Traveler, As the season changes and we welcome new chapters in our life, it is time for new experiences and adventures! This is where we come in, to inspire you with our stories and to pave a way for new, exciting and rewarding travel experiences.  In...
September 29th, 2019 | Holidays, Jet set, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Adnavem celebrates two years and continues to grow

Adnavem celebrates two years and continues to grow
Adnavem celebrates two years and continues to grow Many companies are looking to find a more efficient and sustainable way of handling transports. Many of them are ready to change their way of working, structural and organizational, to create a modern, effective and more reliable supply chain. “We...
September 29th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Logistics | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 28-Sep-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 29 SEPTEMBER-12 OCTOBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 29 September-12 October 2019 Saturday, September 28, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 1 Oct (Tue)-7 Oct (Mon) – China National Day 1...
September 28th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

UK judgment ‘victory for rule of law’, Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, and the RBI’s waning independence

UK judgment ‘victory for rule of law’, Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, and the RBI’s waning independence
UK PM Boris Johnson UK judgment ‘victory for rule of law’, Lagarde’s challenges over ECB revolt, and the RBI’s waning independence THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 23-27 September 2019, Vol.10 Ed.39 Most-Read Commentary UK judgment...
September 28th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Insight, Markets, News, Reports | Read More

The BDI@1,857: an expected fall amid the geopolitical mega mayhem…

The BDI@1,857: an expected fall amid the geopolitical mega mayhem…
John Faraclas The BDI@1,857: an expected fall amid the geopolitical mega mayhem… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) seems to lose its “credibility” as the latest fall during this morning of 106 points and 274 since last week – when it stood at 2,131 points proves our prediction when same went over the...
September 27th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 27-Sep-2019 MOORING/UNMOORING OFF PULAU TEKONG Singapore RECLAMATION AT PULAU TEKONG Singapore SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT AT DEEP WATER BAY Hong Kong KUSU PILGRIMAGE SEASON 2019 Singapore Mooring/unmooring off Pulau Tekong Friday, September 27, 2019, Singapore From 29 September 2019...
September 27th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Performance Shipping sells post-panamax contship “Pucon”

Performance Shipping sells post-panamax contship “Pucon”
.. PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES the sale of A  POST-panamax container VESSEL, the m/v PUCON ATHENS, GREECE, September 27, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced that it has signed,...
September 27th, 2019 | Container shipping, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Region of Attica – Newsletter September 2019

Region of Attica – Newsletter September 2019
. Region of Attica – Newsletter September 2019 ATTICA PRESENTS September in Attica, with extraordinary routes and authentic experiences! September is probably the best month to visit Attica: it is also called “harvester”, since it marks the beginning of the grape harvest season, when the aromas...
September 27th, 2019 | Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

More than 40 organisations jointly call for a strong Connecting Europe Facility II

More than 40 organisations jointly call for a strong Connecting Europe Facility II
More than 40 organisations jointly call for a strong Connecting Europe Facility II  27 September 2019 Ahead of the European Parliament’s hearings of the commissioners-designate, a coalition of more than 40 European associations and organisations renewed their call for a strong transport budget....
September 27th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

PEEL Ports confirms details of government BREXIT funding

PEEL Ports confirms details of government BREXIT funding
PEEL Ports confirms details of government BREXIT funding The ports of Liverpool, Heysham and Sheerness (London Medway) have received funding to enhance measures they have already taken to improve resilience ahead of the UK’s expected departure from the EU on 31 October. The funding was announced yesterday...
September 27th, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

What’s in a name? Maimuna’s tells the dramatic story of her birth…

What’s in a name? Maimuna’s tells the dramatic story of her birth…
. What’s in a name? Maimuna’s tells the dramatic story of her birth… The night Amina went into labour, extreme weather and armed robbers stood between her and the medical care she needed. Thankfully, Emergency Transport Scheme (ETS) driver Bilyaminu was determined to help her reach...
September 27th, 2019 | Charity | Read More

Charity says tanker release is good news but remains concerned about other ships.

Charity says tanker release is good news but remains concerned about other ships.
The “Stena Impero” Charity says tanker release is good news but remains concerned about other ships. Media have reported that the detained tanker Stena Impero has finally been allowed to sail and this morning began to leave Iranian waters. However, the charity remains concerned for a number...
September 27th, 2019 | Arrest of ships, Charity, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, News, Seizures | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 27 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 27 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 27 September 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 27, 2019 Global Markets The USD retained a firm tone across the board, pushing the EUR/USD to a fresh year-to-day low close to 1.09. Meanwhile, US stock futures are struggling for traction on news...
September 27th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

CCRIF Announces Final Payout Numbers of US$12.8 million to The Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian

CCRIF Announces Final Payout Numbers of US$12.8 million to The Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian
CCRIF Announces Final Payout Numbers of US$12.8 million to The Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, September 26, 2019. CCRIF announced today that it has made two payouts to the Government of The Bahamas totalling US$12.8 million (US$12,824,153) following the passage of Hurricane...
September 27th, 2019 | Claims, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Health and Safety, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

Volatility and uncertainty bring the BDI@1,963… What next..?

Volatility and uncertainty bring the BDI@1,963… What next..?
John Faraclas Volatility and uncertainty bring the BDI@1,963… What next..? Per our upload earlier on today the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) went on a free fall headed by the triple digit fall of the Capes. Geopolitics still getting sour. John Faraclas end of the day recap: The BDI lost 90 points thanks...
September 26th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, IMO, Insight, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Seizures, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More