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BIMCO: Crude oil tanker freight rates from the Arabian Gulf to China doubles on the back of tanker attacks

BIMCO: Crude oil tanker freight rates from the Arabian Gulf to China doubles on the back of tanker attacks
Peter Sand Crude oil tanker freight rates from the Arabian Gulf to China doubles on the back of tanker attacks VLCC spot freight rates between the Arabian Gulf and China rose 101% in the days between 13 June 2019 and 20 June 2019, in the aftermath of attacks on two tankers in the Strait of Hormuz. Spot...
June 21st, 2019 | BIMCO, Canals, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 19-Jun-2019 DRAFT AND LOA AT NEWLY COMMISSIONED BERTH NO 16 Mangalore, India SUSPENSION OF OPERATIONS AT HOJ-III AT HALDIA DOCK COMPLEX Kolkata, India CONSTRUCTION OF SUBSEA PIPELINE AT WEST JURONG CHANNEL AND PESEK BASIN Singapore SOIL INVESTIGATION WORK IN IN PESEK BASIN, JURONG...
June 19th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-Jun-2019 MARINE WORKS OFF PAK MONG, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong DREDGING OPERATIONS AT DISCOVERY BAY MARINA CLUB Hong Kong OPENING HOURS OF CENTRAL MARINE OFFICE Hong Kong TYPHOON SEASON Hong Kong WORKS AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore Marine Works Off Pak Mong, Lantau Island Tuesday,...
June 11th, 2019 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
07-Jun-2019 SPEED IN RESTRICTED ZONES Hong Kong CHANGES TO TONNAGE & WHARFAGE CHARGES Melbourne, Australia DARDANELLES TRAFFIC SUSPENDED DUE TO BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION (UPDATE) Dardanelles Straits, Turkey Speed in Restricted Zones Friday, June 7, 2019, Hong Kong The attention of owners, coxswains and...
June 7th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 04-Jun-2019 INCREASE IN STATUTORY & MISCELLANEOUS CHARGES FY 2019/20 Eden, Australia PILOTAGE SUSPENDED DUE TO EXTREME WEATHER Port Botany & Sydney Harbour, Australia SHIPPING MOVEMENTS SUSPENDED Port Kembla, Australia RELOCATION OF LIGHT BUOY & VIRTUAL AIDS TO NAVIGATION...
June 4th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 31-May-2019 TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF LANDING STEPS Hong Kong PILOTAGE CHARGES TO RISE Port Kembla, Australia OBSTRUCTIONS IN VICINITY OF SHIP CHANNEL Corpus Christi, United States Temporary closure of landing steps Friday, May 31, 2019, Hong Kong Landing steps No. 3 of the Central...
May 31st, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-May-2019 EID UL FITR HOLIDAYS Saudi Arabia GOVERNMENT & OTHER OFFICES TO CLOSE 1-9 JUNE Indonesia PORT LAUNCHES ONLINE ROUTE PLANNER Sohar, Oman TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION WORKS Dardanelles, Turkey NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC SUSPENSION Dardanelles, Turkey Eid Ul...
May 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 21-May-2019 TARIFF ADJUSTMENTS ANNOUNCED Mobile, United States PLANNED TRAFFIC SUSPENSIONS CANCELLED Dardanelles, Turkey GREEN CONNECTION ENVIRONMENTAL RECOGNITION PROGRAM ENHANCEMENTS Panama Canal, Panama Tariff adjustments announced Tuesday, May 21, 2019, Mobile, United States Mobile...
May 21st, 2019 | Canals, Environment, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 20-May-2019 MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS AT SUNGEI JURONG Singapore WAITING TIMES UP TO 10 HOURS Kiel Canal, Germany Marine soil investigation works at Sungei Jurong Monday, May 20, 2019, Singapore From 21 May to 14 September, marine soil investigation works will be carried...
May 20th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 17-May-2019 PLANNED TRAFFIC SUSPENSIONS FOR BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION Canakkale Strait, Turkey RECEPTION FACILITIES FOR RESIDUES DISPOSAL ARISING FROM EXHAUST GAS CLEANING SYSTEMS (SCRUBBERS) Singapore GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS TO CLOSE FOR EID UL FITRI Indonesia Planned traffic suspensions...
May 17th, 2019 | Canals, Emissions, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 13-May-2019 TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR SAILING & SWIMMING EVENTS Bosphorus, Turkey TROPICAL CYCLONE ANN Queensland, Australia Traffic suspension for sailing & swimming events Monday, May 13, 2019, Bosphorus, Turkey Vessel traffic at Bosphorus will be suspended due to the following...
May 13th, 2019 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 08-May-2019 RELOCATION OF NAVIGATION CHANNEL BUOY Hong Kong STRONG CURRENTS IN SHIP CHANNEL Houston, United States Relocation of navigation channel buoy Wednesday, May 8, 2019, Hong Kong The navigation channel buoy “3” at Aberdeen South Typhoon Shelter has been relocated about...
May 8th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 06-May-2019 DREDGING OFF SULTAN SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE Singapore MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED DRAFT FOR TRANSITING VESSELS (6TH UPDATE) Panama Canal, Panama Dredging off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse Monday, May 6, 2019, Singapore From 6 May to 6 November, dredging works are being carried out off Sultan...
May 6th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 25-Apr-2019 WATER SAFETY DAY AT REPULSE BAY & SOUTH BAY Hong Kong SCHEDULED CHANNEL CLOSURES FOR RIVERFEST 2019 Port Neches, United States Water Safety Day at Repulse Bay & South Bay Thursday, April 25, 2019, Hong Kong The Water Safety Day will be conducted from 0800 hours...
April 25th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The BDI@850: expectations raised but reality bites…

The BDI@850: expectations raised but reality bites…
John Faraclas The BDI@850: expectations raised but reality bites… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 29 points – similar more or less as per yesterday’s closing but still here we are NOT convinced given the bankruptcy all over Planet Ocean and the unprecedented way Geopolitics will turn. John Faraclas...
April 24th, 2019 | Canals, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Inland Waterways, Markets, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News fom GAC

Hot Port News fom GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Apr-2019 MOORING & UNMOORING IN TUAS FINGER ONE PROJECT AREA Singapore ADDITION OF INFORMATION TO STATISTICAL DECLARATION Suez Canal, Egypt TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT WEST KOWLOON CULTURAL DISTRICT Hong Kong Mooring & unmooring in Tuas Finger One Project Area Thursday,...
April 18th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 17-Apr-2019 DISCOUNT FOR TRANSITING PLEASURE YACHTS Suez Canal, Egypt RECLAMATION WORK AT TUAS VIEW Singapore Discount for transiting pleasure yachts Wednesday, April 17, 2019, Suez Canal, Egypt To encourage more pleasure yachts to transit the Suez Canal, the Suez Canal Economic...
April 17th, 2019 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 16-Apr-2019 JOINT HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEY Singapore Joint hydrographic survey Tuesday, April 16, 2019, Singapore A hydrographic survey will be carried out in the Straits of Malacca and Singapore, to improve safe navigation and smooth uninterrupted passage in the Traffic Separation...
April 16th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 12-Apr-2019 FRESHWATER DRAFT INCREASED New Orleans, United States LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany Freshwater draft increased Friday, April 12, 2019, New Orleans, United States The Crescent River Port Pilots have increased their maximum recommended freshwater...
April 12th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
09-Apr-2019 PORT LIMITS SUSPENSION Singapore PROHIBITED ANCHORING OUTSIDE DESIGNATED ANCHORAGES Singapore SEISMIC EXPLORATION Marmara Sea, Turkey RESPONSE TO CHEMICAL FIRE AT ITC DEER PARK, UPPER HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL (UPDATE) Houston, United States Port limits suspension Tuesday, April 9, 2019, Singapore The...
April 9th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
03-Apr-2019 MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED DRAFT FOR NEOPANAMAX LOCKS (5TH UPDATE) Panama Canal, Panama Maximum authorized draft for Neopanamax Locks (5th update) Wednesday, April 3, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama Based on the present and projected levels of Gatun Lake for the following weeks, the Panama Canal Authority...
April 3rd, 2019 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
02-Apr-2019 DEPLOYMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MONITOR DEVICE Singapore SVITZER ANNOUNCE PUBLIC TARIFF INCREASE Australia MINIMUM LINES CALL OUT CHARGE & REMOVAL OF THE VOLUME BASED SURCHARGE Eden, Australia TRUCK DELIVERIES TO COAL TERMINAL TO RESUME Port Kembla, Australia LOCKS BACK IN SERVICE Kiel...
April 2nd, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Mar-2019 STEERING LIGHT CONTROLS REQUIREMENTS (CLARIFICATION) Panama Canal, Panama INSPECTION OF EASTERN HARBOUR CROSSING, CHA KWO LING Hong Kong SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT SIU A CHAU, SOKO ISLANDS Hong Kong SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT SHEK PIK, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong PORT AUTHORITY LAUNCHES...
March 28th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

European Parliament adopts final agreement on the Connection Europe Facility for 2021-2027

European Parliament adopts final agreement on the Connection Europe Facility for 2021-2027
Turi Fiorito European Parliament adopts final agreement on the Connection Europe Facility for 2021-2027 26 March 2019 On 25 March the European Parliament adopted its final agreement with the European Council for the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) for the 2021-2027 period negotiated by Rapporteurs Marinescu,...
March 26th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
22-Mar-2019 PORT DEVELOPMENT TO BOOST CRUISE SERVICE Benoa, Indonesia CATEGORY 2 TROPICAL CYCLONE TREVOR FORECAST TO INTENSIFY Northern Territory, Australia PORTS CLEARED FOR TROPICAL CYCLONE VERONICA Dampier & Port Hedland, Australia UNDERWATER NOISE SURVEY OF SOKO ISLANDS Hong Kong PLANNED SUSPENSION...
March 22nd, 2019 | Canals, Cruise Industry, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More