Archive for the ‘Statistics’ Category

Neither Eldorado nor sanctuary: Towards sustainable management of the Arctic

Neither Eldorado nor sanctuary: Towards sustainable management of the Arctic
The schooner “Tara” Neither Eldorado nor sanctuary: Towards sustainable management of the Arctic By Tara Expeditions Tara is currently circumnavigating the Arctic Ocean on a scientific research expedition. At the end of August the boat crossed the Northeast Passage and is now about to go...
September 23rd, 2013 | Arctic Shipping, Charity, Climate, Environment, Oceanology | Read More

Arctic voyage to give IMO Secretary-General first-hand insight on polar issues

Arctic voyage to give IMO Secretary-General first-hand insight on polar issues
IMO’s Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu departs later this week (Thursday 15 August) on a 5-day Arctic sea voyage as part of a fact-finding mission to the region. Mr. Sekimizu will be the guest of the Government of the Russia aboard the nuclear-powered icebreaker 50...
August 12th, 2013 | Arctic Shipping, IMO | Read More

Laskaridis’ “Atmoda” trip from South Korea to Greenland via the NSR…

Laskaridis’ “Atmoda” trip from South Korea to Greenland via the NSR…
The m/v “Atmoda” following the “Tymyr” Ever since my first IMarEST conference on Arctic Shipping  just over ten years ago, I have devoted a lot on this issue in forms of articles and now herein with more articles as well as mentionings/references in various live interviews, particularly...
August 6th, 2013 | Arctic Shipping, News | Read More

Spending on transport infrastructure: Latest data released

Spending on transport infrastructure: Latest data released
OECD countries invest on average around 1% of GDP on road and rail infrastructure Transport infrastructure is a vital social and economic asset. Its construction and maintenance absorb significant resources while decisions on infrastructure have impacts that last for decades. The report Spending on...
July 11th, 2013 | Associations, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Statistics | Read More

Performance lists flags and recognized organizations

Performance lists flags and recognized organizations
Richard W.J. Schiferli, the Paris MoU Secretary General New targeting lists Paris MoU At its 46th meeting last month, the Paris MoU Committee approved the 2012 inspection results and adopted new performance lists for flags and Recognized Organizations. These lists will take effect from 1 July 2013. The...
June 13th, 2013 | Classification Societies, Flags, IMO, News, Politics and Government, Regulatory, Statistics | Read More

Tanker Shipping – crude oil tankers in the mixed zone

Tanker Shipping – crude oil tankers in the mixed zone
The “Wappen von Hamburg” TANKER SHIPPING – CRUDE OIL TANKERS IN THE MIXED ZONE Demand: Oil demand growth is driven almost exclusively by the Asia/Pacific region, which is set to consume another 500, 000 barrels a day on top of the 1 million barrels per day increase in 2012. Changing...
June 13th, 2013 | BIMCO, Markets, News, Statistics | Read More

Baltic data services underpin strong 2012/13 result

Baltic data services underpin strong 2012/13 result
  The Baltic Exchange Use of the Baltic Exchange’s freight market information and its disputes resolution services has shown a marked increase over the past 12 months as more companies from outside the UK join the London headquartered shipping exchange.  The Baltic Exchange has today (12 June...
June 12th, 2013 | Chartering, Fixtures, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Global Dry Bulk Shipping Industry Report: 2013 Edition

Global Dry Bulk Shipping Industry Report: 2013 Edition
One of the most important features of growth in world economies in recent years is the dry bulk shipping market, which constitutes the backbone of international trade. Dry bulk shipping vessels carry iron ore, coal, grains, or other dry materials around the world. The global shipping industry went through...
June 6th, 2013 | Books, Statistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

ICS meets with ministers to discuss Arctic shipping

ICS meets with ministers to discuss Arctic shipping
Masamichi Morooka At a Summit in Oslo yesterday the 5 June, Board Members of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) met with Ministers from major shipping nations and the Secretary General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to discuss Arctic Shipping. The Oslo 2013 Maritime Summit,...
June 6th, 2013 | Arctic Shipping, Icebreakers, News | Read More

Aker Arctic brings heavy duty Oblique Ice Breaker to market

Aker Arctic brings heavy duty Oblique Ice Breaker to market
With construction underway on the first ever Oblique Icebreaker, research specialist Aker Arctic Technology  has unveiled a new version of the unique vessel type that will bring ice management and pollution control in thick first year ice to a new level.  The first ARC 100  is due delivery to the...
May 9th, 2013 | Arctic Shipping, Icebreakers | Read More

DNV and Statoil to enhance Arctic competence

Oslo: DNV and Statoil are today launching a competence programme that aims to enhance the two organisations’ knowledge about particular Arctic challenges. “Due to Arctic-specific risks such as remoteness, darkness, ice and low temperatures, it is utterly important to take a stepwise approach in which...
March 19th, 2013 | Arctic Shipping, Classification Societies, Energy | Read More

S&P confirms North P&I Club’s “A” / Stable credit rating for ninth year

Leading ratings agency Standard and Poor’s (S&P) has confirmed North P&I club’s ‘A’ credit rating and stable outlook for a ninth consecutive year. The agency says its rating reflects the 170 million GT club’s continued ‘strong capitalisation, strong competitive position and strong...
January 29th, 2013 | P and I Clubs, Statistics | Read More

Statistics Broker statistics Equities 2012

Please find herebelow the Broker Statistics Equities 2012; click on and read/study same. Meglerstatistikk_des_02012013
January 2nd, 2013 | Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More