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Hot Port News from GAC 24-Sep-2019 LOCK REPAIRS PARTLY COMPLETE Kiel Canal, Germany MARINE SURVEYS AT CASTLE PEAK POWER STATION, TUEN MUN Hong Kong BREAKWATER REINSTATEMENT AT CHAI WAN CARGO HANDLING BASIN Hong Kong Lock repairs partly complete Tuesday, September 24, 2019, Kiel Canal, Germany Kiel Canal...
September 24th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 23-Sep-2019 NEW DECK FITTINGS REQUIREMENTS Pilbara, Australia LANE OUTAGES AT PEDRO MIGUEL AND GATUN LOCKS Panama Canal, Panama New deck fittings requirements Monday, September 23, 2019, Pilbara, Australia Pilbara Port Authority has advised that new requirements for Capesize vessels...
September 23rd, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 19-Sep-2019 INCREASE OF MAXIMUM DRAFT Panama Canal, Panama PROHIBITION OF VESSELS Singapore CHANNEL CLOSURE Beaumont, United States Increase of maximum draft Thursday, September 19, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama Based on the present and projected level of Gatun Lake for the upcoming...
September 19th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 13-Sep-2019 MARINE PILING WORKS OFF JURONG ISLAND Singapore PORT CONDITION X-RAY SET Florida, United States INSTALLATION OF ECO-SHORELINE AT TUEN MUN Hong Kong MARINE SURVEYS AT BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong CHANNEL RE-OPENED AFTER PROTEST Houston, United States Marine piling...
September 13th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC 11-Sep-2019 NIGHT TIME RESTRICTION FOR TRAFFIC TRANSITING FERRY CROSSING Port Aransas, United States CANAL SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH PORT OF ROTTERDAM Panama Canal, Panama Night time restriction for traffic transiting ferry crossing Wednesday, September 11, 2019, Port Aransas, United...
September 11th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales takes office as Panama Canal Administrator

Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales takes office as Panama Canal Administrator
Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales Takes Office as Panama Canal Administrator Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales takes office as Panama Canal Administrator Panama City, Panama, September 5, 2019 – Ricaurte Vásquez Morales, Ph.D., an economist with more than 30 years’ experience in the public and private...
September 6th, 2019 | Canals, Company Profiles, Inland Waterways, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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  Hot Port News from GAC 04-Sep-2019 UNIFICATION OF RULES FOR REBATES FOR TRANSITING VESSELS Suez Canal, Egypt DORIAN FORECAST TO MOVE ‘DANGEROUSLY CLOSE’ TO FLORIDA & GEORGIA United States PORTS CLOSE AHEAD OF HURRICANE DORIAN United States Unification of rules for rebates for transiting...
September 4th, 2019 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC 21-Aug-2019 CANAL’S ‘A’ RATING AFFIRMED WITH STABLE OUTLOOK Panama Canal, Panama Canal’s ‘A’ rating affirmed with stable outlook Wednesday, August 21, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama For the fourth consecutive year, Fitch Ratings has affirmed the...
August 21st, 2019 | Awards, Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
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
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 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
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
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
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
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