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Hot Port News from GAC 16-Aug-2019 UPDATES OF THE MARITIME TRAFFIC REGULATIONS FOR THE TURKISH STRAITS Turkey Updates of the Maritime Traffic Regulations for the Turkish Straits Friday, August 16, 2019, Turkey With effect from 15 August 2019, the legal status of ‘’The Maritime Traffic Code for the...
August 16th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 12-Aug-2019 INDUSTRY INPUT ON TOLLS STRUCTURE PROPOSAL Panama Canal, Panama SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT JOSS HOUSE BAY, SAI KUNG Hong Kong Industry input on tolls structure proposal Monday, August 12, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama The Panama Canal held a public hearing July...
August 12th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 07-Aug-2019 RESTRICTION ON VESSELS IN EASTERN ANCHORAGE DEMARCATED AREA & OFF MARINA BARRAGE Singapore MAXIMUM DRAUGHT FOR TRANSITING BULK CARRIERS & TANKERS Torres Strait, Australia LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany Restriction on vessels in Eastern Anchorage...
August 7th, 2019 | Canals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 05-Aug-2019 REGIONAL PIRACY REPORT: SITUATION GENERALLY CALM, THREE DANGER ZONES REMAIN South East Asia SPEED LIMITS TO PROTECT WHALES Panama Canal, Panama MAXIMUM DRAFT INCREASED New Orleans, United States Regional piracy report: situation generally calm, three danger zones remain Monday,...
August 5th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Pot News from GAC 02-Aug-2019 USE OF MOORING TAILS WITH HMPE LINES Panama Canal, Panama NEW SHIPPING CONTROL TOWER Port Hedland, Australia MOORING & UNMOORING OF VESSELS AT BANYAN BASIN, JURONG ISLAND Singapore TSUNAMI FEARS AFTER POWERFUL EARTHQUAKE Banten, Indonesia Use of mooring tails with...
August 2nd, 2019 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 01-Aug-2019 BOTH-WAY TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION Dardanelles, Turkey PASSENGER TERMINAL BUILDING APPROACHING COMPLETION Benoa, Indonesia Both-way traffic suspension for bridge construction Thursday, August 1, 2019, Dardanelles, Turkey Vessel traffic in the Dardanelles...
August 1st, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 31-Jul-2019 HYDROGRAPHIC SOUNDING SURVEY OFF SHEUNG WAN Hong Kong TROPICAL CYCLONE WIPHA Hong Kong SOUTHBOUND VESSEL TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR BRIDGE WORKS Dardanelles, Turkey Hydrographic Sounding Survey off Sheung Wan Wednesday, July 31, 2019, Hong Kong From 1 August and for approximately...
July 31st, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 30-Jul-2019 WORKS AT TUAS TERMINAL PHASE 1 Singapore TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF PUBLIC LANDING STEPS Hong Kong SUBMARINE CABLE LAYING OPERATIONS FROM JUNK BAY TO SIU SAI WAN Hong Kong Works at Tuas Terminal Phase 1 Tuesday, July 30, 2019, Singapore The working period for works at Tuas...
July 30th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 25-Jul-2019 RECLAMATION WORK OFF CHANGI EAST Singapore DEPLOYMENT AND INSTALLATION OF DATA MARKER BUOYS Singapore MAXIMUM DRAUGHT INCREASE Torres Strait, Australia SCHEDULED LANE OUTAGE AT MIRAFLORES LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama Reclamation work off Changi East Thursday, July 25,...
July 25th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot port News from GAC 22-Jul-2019 OVERSTAY PENALTY COSTS INCREASED Indonesia SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS AT HUNG HOM FAIRWAY Hong Kong REDUCTION OF LIGHT DUES Suez Canal, Egypt VESSELS URGED TO TAKE SAFETY MEASURES Straits of Hormuz Overstay penalty costs increased Monday, July 22, 2019, Indonesia Overstay...
July 22nd, 2019 | Canals, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 03-Jul-2019 INCORPORATION OF CONTINGENCY MEASURES INTO BALLAST WATER MANAGEMENT PLAN Singapore TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR YACHT RACE Bosphorus, Turkey PILOT SERVICES SUSPENDED FOR SEARCH & RESCUE OPERATION Lake Charles, United States Incorporation of contingency measures into Ballast...
July 3rd, 2019 | Canals, Health and Safety, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 27-Jun-2019 SUSPENSION OF VESSEL TRAFFIC FOR YACHT RACE Bosphorus, Turkey CHANNEL CLOSURES FOR FIREWORK DISPLAYS Mississippi River, United States Suspension of vessel traffic for yacht race Thursday, June 27, 2019, Bosphorus, Turkey Vessel traffic in the Bosphorus will be suspended...
June 27th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Weather | Read More

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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