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Shipping Markets struggle

Shipping Markets struggle
John Faraclas This twenty-fourth overview of the shipping markets and world events by John Faraclas from www.allaboutshipping.co.uk in London today,  Friday the 27th June 2014, finds the market in a worse position and simultaneously an enigma! Are we close to the rock bottom, that of the 3rd of February...
June 27th, 2014 | Maritime Tourism, Markets, News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipping Indices, Statistics | Read More

World’s first LNG fuelled icebreaker to be powered by Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines

World’s first LNG fuelled icebreaker to be powered by Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines
The new icebreaker built by Arctech Helsinki Shipyard for the Finnish Transport Agency Wärtsilä Corporation, 10 June 2014 at 9.30 am EET – A new icebreaker being built by Arctech Helsinki Shipyard for the Finnish Transport Agency will be powered by Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines capable of operating...
June 10th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Bunkering, Icebreakers, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Oslo Børs: Facts and figures May 2014

Oslo Børs: Facts and figures May 2014
Statistics from Oslo Børs 2014 Facts and figures May 2014 Strongest month so far this year: May was the strongest month so far this year, with a 4.6% rise in the Oslo Børs Benchmark Index. New record for the Oslo Børs fixed income marketplaces: Companies with bonds and certificates listed on the...
June 3rd, 2014 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Swedish Club makes Arctic trade safer

The Swedish Club makes Arctic trade safer
Bulk carrier on frosted sea According to a new publication issued by the Swedish Club, operators transiting the polar regions are not always fully prepared for the unique challenges that they will face.  Yet informing their P&I Club and Underwriter allows the owner to get access to hands-on advice...
May 28th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Climate, Icebreakers, Marine Insurance, News, Oceanology, P and I Clubs | Read More

Draft Polar Code approved at busy Maritime Safety Committee session

Draft Polar Code approved at busy Maritime Safety Committee session
The IMO’s HQ’s in London IMO’s Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) has approved, in principle, the draft Polar Code and related amendments to make the Code mandatory under SOLAS, with a view to formal adoption at its next session in November. The MSC also adopted important SOLAS amendments...
May 28th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, IMO, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Facts and figures April 2014

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Facts and figures April 2014
Statistics from Oslo Børs 2014 Facts and figures April 2014 Key figures equities – April 2014    Oslo Børs  Oslo Axess  Total Number of issuers  179  31  210 Number of foreign companies  39  7  46 New listings in 2013  3  1  4 Market cap. all issuers (NOK bill.) 2...
May 8th, 2014 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Strong month-end for the Oslo market

Strong month-end for the Oslo market
After an unusually strong surge at the end of the month, with four all-time highs in a row and high trading volumes, the Oslo Børs Benchmark Index closed April up by 2.9% for the month. On 25 April, the Oslo Børs Benchmark Index broke through its previous all-time high from 21 January, and...
May 5th, 2014 | Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

CMB – First quarter results / 2014

CMB – First quarter results / 2014
Viewers can log on the PDF here below and read, study and or comment on CMB’s results: resultaten 31.03.2014 ENG
April 25th, 2014 | Banking, Company Profiles, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Market drops…

Market drops…
John N. Faraclas at Bitan Island Indonesia – Photo by Anny Zade Here is the Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s fourteenth  overview and recapitulation of the Shipping Markets, Events and the World’s various “situations” for 2014 with John Faraclas reporting from the Far East, and in particular from...
April 11th, 2014 | Associations, Fixtures, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Liberia strengthens market position as private equity gets into shipping

Liberia strengthens market position as private equity gets into shipping
11 April, 2014 – The Liberian Registry says the entry of private equity funding into the ship finance market is helping to sustain its continued growth. Scott Bergeron, CEO of the Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry (LISCR), the US-based manager of the Liberian registry, says,...
April 11th, 2014 | Flags, Markets, Shipfinance, Statistics | Read More

The Shipping Markets: Making the right prediction

The Shipping Markets: Making the right prediction
John Faraclas Here is the Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s thirteen overview and recapitulation of the Shipping Markets, Events and the World’s various “situations” for 2014 with John Faraclas: With the BDI down 30 points since yesterday (3 April 2014) at 1, 205 and a weekly drop of 170 points since...
April 4th, 2014 | Associations, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Markets, Military, News, Politics and Government, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GSCC: Annual Statistical data on Greek Controlled Shipping

GSCC: Annual Statistical data on Greek Controlled Shipping
  GREEK CONTROLLED SHIPPING   Αn information paper based on data provided to the GSCC by Lloyd’s Register of Shipping – Fairplay  For the 27th consecutive year the GSCC presents statistical data, in the form of 11 tables, attached hereto*, on Greek controlled ships over 1, 000 GT,...
April 4th, 2014 | Associations, News, Reports, Statistics | Read More

Fastest-growing Nordic marketplace now has over 1, 000 securities listed

Fastest-growing Nordic marketplace now has over 1, 000 securities listed
03 April 2014 – Nordic ABM is the fastest-growing Nordic marketplace. While similar Nordic marketplaces stand still, this week saw the 1, 000th issue listed on Nordic ABM, which is the alternative marketplace for bonds and certificates operated by Oslo Børs. Recent years have seen a sharp increase...
April 3rd, 2014 | Banking, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Wärtsilä power system and ship design selected for PSV to operate in harsh conditions

Wärtsilä power system and ship design selected for PSV to operate in harsh conditions
Rendering of Wärtsilä VS 485 Arctic ship design for REM Offshore PSV Wärtsilä Corporation,  3 April 2014 at 1 pm EET – A new platform supply vessel (PSV) to be built for operating in arctic conditions is to be designed and powered by Wärtsilä. This is the first confirmed contract for Wärtsilä...
April 3rd, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Supply ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Arctic challenge – breaking the ice to open up mining in the High North

The Arctic challenge – breaking the ice to open up mining in the High North
The icebreaker Arctic, pictured in 2005 The Arctic challenge – breaking the ice to open up mining in the High North,  James Brewer Transport infrastructure will continue to play a critical role in establishing new mining ventures in the Arctic region, it was made clear at a day-long conference in...
March 31st, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Energy, Markets, Mining, News | Read More

The Board of Oslo Børs approves Vardia Insurance Group for listing

The Board of Oslo Børs approves Vardia Insurance Group for listing
26/03/2014 – At its meeting on 26 March 2014, the Board of Directors of Oslo Børs resolved to admit shares in Vardia Insurance Group ASA to listing. The Board stipulated that the company prior to the first day of listing must satisfy the requirement for the number of shareholders as set out...
March 26th, 2014 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Markets, Statistics | Read More

Lloyd’s develops Arctic Ice Regime to compliment Polar Code

Lloyd’s develops Arctic Ice Regime to compliment Polar Code
Friday 14 March 2014 – While the Polar Regions offer significant opportunities in oil and gas reserves, they also present extreme and fast changing risks. Due to increased activity in the region, an international code of safety is being developed for ships operating in these waters. (source: Lloyd’s...
March 14th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Insurance and Reinsurance, Regulatory | Read More

Oslo Børs: Fakta og nøkkeltall februar 2014

Oslo Børs: Fakta og nøkkeltall februar 2014
Statistics from Oslo Børs 2014 Fakta og nøkkeltall februar 2014 Further jump in trading volumes. February saw continuing growth in share trading volumes, and the level of activity in the stock market reached the highest level for almost 2 years. Continuing growth in the bond market. As many as...
March 5th, 2014 | Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Facts and figures January 2014

Newsalert from Oslo Børs: Facts and figures January 2014
Statistics from Oslo Børs 2014 Facts and figures January 2014 January saw strong growth in trading volume for equity instruments. The level of activity in equity instruments was more than 20% higher than in January 2013. January 2014 was the busiest January month for the derivatives market on Oslo...
February 6th, 2014 | News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Fugro innovations to be recognised at the 2014 Arctic Technology Conference

Fugro innovations to be recognised at the 2014 Arctic Technology Conference
Fugro’s GeoSAR sea ice mapping system The company is being recognized for its integrated 3D iceberg mapping technique, which defines complex iceberg properties using high precision subsea imaging systems and above-water imaging techniques. The approach and technology will be integral to future ice...
February 5th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

MOL Financial Highlights: The Third Quarter Ended December 31, 2013‏

MOL Financial Highlights: The Third Quarter Ended December 31, 2013‏
MOL President Koichi Muto Viewers can find here the link to a pdf with details of MOL’s Third Quarter financial highlights.  
January 31st, 2014 | Company Profiles, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Marine underwriters led by IUMI step up the pressure for a Polar Code for shipping

Marine underwriters led by IUMI step up the pressure for a Polar Code for shipping
Helle Hammer Marine underwriters led by IUMI step up the pressure for a Polar Code for shipping,  By James Brewer Globally agreed action to increase the safety of shipping on Polar routes must be a priority, the International Union of Marine Insurance has urged. Helle Hammer, who chairs IUMI’s political...
January 29th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, IMO, Marine Insurance, News | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces the Date for the 2013 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results, Conference Call and Webcast

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces the Date for the 2013 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results, Conference Call and Webcast
ATHENS, GREECE, January 28, 2014 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013 are scheduled to be released...
January 28th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Statistics | Read More

New container and cruise records as oil slump hits Marseilles Fos

New container and cruise records as oil slump hits Marseilles Fos
 Total 2013 throughput at Marseilles Fos confirmed containers, steel industry bulks, LNG and cruise traffic as the major growth drivers at the leading French port.  In contrast, a mounting decline in crude oil and petroleum volumes pegged overall cargo to 80 million tonnes for the year, down 7% on...
January 23rd, 2014 | Automobiles, Car trade, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Logistics, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Oil Industry, Ports & Terminals, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

IMarEST’s February’s Arctic London Conference

IMarEST’s February’s Arctic London Conference
Colin Manson IMPACT OF THE POLAR CODE ON ENGINEERING TO BE HIGHLIGHTED AT FORTHCOMING LONDON-BASED ARCTIC CONFERENCE The Polar Code has been under development at the IMO for a considerable length of time but will reach fruition during 2014 after which it will be offered to the various nations to ratify....
January 17th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, IMarEST | Read More