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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 07-Nov-2019 AROUND THE ISLAND CANOE RACE Hong Kong POWER-SHARING AGREEMENT SIGNED Yemen CYCLONE MAY SKIP ODISHA, STILL SET TO INTENSIFY Bay of Bengal, India Around the Island canoe race Thursday, November 7, 2019, Hong Kong A canoe race will take place around Hong Kong Island...
November 7th, 2019 | Rowing, Sports | Read More

IMCA’s diving heritage to the fore

IMCA’s diving heritage to the fore
Allen Leatt IMCA’s diving heritage to the fore The International Marine Contractor’s Association (IMCA) is participating as a partner in the globally renowned Bergen International Diving Seminar in Norway on 13-14 November 2019 NUI AS is hosting the seminar on behalf of the Association...
November 7th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Fuel spread (MGO – HSFO) now available for 32 ports on BIMCO website

Fuel spread (MGO – HSFO) now available for 32 ports on BIMCO website
Peter Sand Fuel spread now available for 32 ports on BIMCO website BIMCO members can now monitor the price spread between Marine Gas Oil Low Sulphur and 380 centistoke High Sulphur Fuel Oil in 32 different ports around the world with daily information supplied by MABUX. The service is intended to assist...
November 7th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Diana announces the sale of panamax “Clio”

Diana announces the sale of panamax “Clio”
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES THE SALE OF A PANAMAX DRY BULK VESSEL, THE M/V CLIO ATHENS, GREECE, November 7, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has signed, through a separate...
November 7th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets | Read More

Captain Prashant S. Widge becomes Blue MBA Ambassador in India

Captain Prashant S. Widge becomes Blue MBA Ambassador in India
Captain Prashant S. Widge Captain Prashant S. Widge becomes Blue MBA Ambassador in India Prashant Widge, who has taken a leading part in award-winning initiatives to achieve Sustainability goals in responsible ship recycling, has been formally named as an Ambassador for the Executive MBA in Shipping...
November 7th, 2019 | Academia, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

PEMA launches its official video

PEMA launches its official video
PEMA launches its official video The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) has launched its official video that provides a snapshot of the Association’s vital work in the global ports and terminals sector. Established in 2004, PEMA has grown rapidly – 18 new members have joined the...
November 7th, 2019 | Associations, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical | Read More

Human Rights at Sea: Bangkok Post Op-Ed: Seafood industry must walk talk

Human Rights at Sea: Bangkok Post Op-Ed: Seafood industry must walk talk
. Human Rights at Sea: Bangkok Post Op-Ed: Seafood industry must walk talk The following Op-Ed was written by Art Prapha, Oxfam America’s Senior Private Sector Adviser and was published  in the Bangkok Post on the 5th of November 2019.  Human Rights at Sea replicates hereunder. “Recently, the...
November 7th, 2019 | Charity, Food and Drink | Read More

probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition

probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition
Prokopakis probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition  probunkers takes part in the multi-stakeholder environmental partnership Athens, Greece, 7 November 2019 – probunkers has become member of the “Getting to Zero” Coalition.  Aiming to lead the change towards clean marine fuels through...
November 7th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 7, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 7, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 7, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 7, 2019 Global Markets Risk-on sentiment prevailed in early trade today on news reports suggesting that the US and China will likely agree to lift existing tariffs in phases as a condition for reaching...
November 7th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

IntelliTug Project – Autonomous harbour tug takes a big step towards reality

IntelliTug Project – Autonomous harbour tug takes a big step towards reality
Following successful installation of a first-of-its-kind Dynamic Positioning (DP) system onboard the harbour tug ‘PSA Polaris’, trials are now being carried out in the Port of Singapore under real-world conditions. IntelliTug Project – Autonomous harbour tug takes a big step towards reality Wärtsilä...
November 7th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ECB-German charm offensive, The future of the euro area: Capital market integration

ECB-German charm offensive, The future of the euro area: Capital market integration
Olaf Scholz ECB-German charm offensive, The future of the euro area: Capital market integration Thursday 7 November 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.45.3   Commentary: ECB-German charm offensive By David Marsh in London The European Central Bank’s long-awaited charm offensive aimed at German public...
November 7th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

Markets collapse but Grammenos’ brigade makes waves

Markets collapse but Grammenos’ brigade makes waves
John Faraclas Markets collapse but Grammenos’ brigade makes waves The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell down to 1,533 points  – minus 123 since yesterday proving the volatility, unsustainability and the difficult times ahead amid a perplexed Geopolitical environment; John Faraclas’ brief daily...
November 6th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Banking, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Finance, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Pot News from GAC 06-Nov-2019 CANOE RACE FROM CLEAR WATER BAY TO STANLEY MAIN BEACH Hong Kong STATE PREPARES FOR CYCLONE BULBUL Odisha, India RECLAMATION AT TUAS VIEW Singapore Canoe race from Clear Water Bay to Stanley Main Beach Wednesday, November 6, 2019, Hong Kong A canoe race will take place...
November 6th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Weather | Read More

Wales Contemporary winners at the Mall Galleries, London

Wales Contemporary winners at the Mall Galleries, London
Winning streak: Day Bowman. Wales Contemporary winners at the Mall Galleries, London By James Brewer Prize-winners among the best contemporary Welsh artists – whose work includes reminders of a past industrial era and coastal and seaside singularities—have been celebrated in London. Wales Contemporary/Cymru...
November 6th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Moore Maritime operating expenses tool launched

Moore Maritime operating expenses tool launched
Costas Constantinou Moore Maritime operating expenses tool launched Moore has launched its Moore Maritime Index tool, enabling shipowners and advisers to analyse operating costs and revenues against a large global sample of vessels. Moore, formerly Moore Stephens, has advised the Shipping and Maritime...
November 6th, 2019 | Accountancy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Chris Porter joins Kukla Beverage Logistics

Chris Porter  joins Kukla Beverage Logistics
Chris Porter CHRIS PORTER Joins Kukla Beverage Logistics  Kukla Beverage Logistics are pleased to announce that former Porter & Laker, Hillebrand director and Benevolent CEO, Chris Porter has joined the company in October. Porter will undertake a business development role to promote the global range...
November 6th, 2019 | Food and Drink, Logistics | Read More

Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible

Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible
Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible Our latest Maritime Forecast to 2050 uses a new model to look at how different policies impact the IMO’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emission goals. With contributions from vessel speed reduction, energy-efficiency measures, and alternative fuels,...
November 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 6, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 6, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 6, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 6, 2019 Global Markets Core government bond yields continued to move higher in early European trade on market optimism that US/China trade talks are on track for a “Phase One” deal. Furthermore,...
November 6th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony, How fintech can promote gender balance

Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony, How fintech can promote gender balance
. Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony, How fintech can promote gender balance Wednesday 6 November 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.45.2 Commentary: Transparency lays bare Fed disharmony By Darrell Delamaide in Washington There was a time when central bankers were seen and not heard. All this has changed....
November 6th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, HR, Markets, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The BDI@ 1,656: still tough times ahead…

The BDI@ 1,656: still tough times ahead…
John Faraclas The BDI@ 1,656: still tough times ahead… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 19 points amid perplexed Geopolitics with uncertainty being the name of the game. John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes “bounced” back with 29 points plus and the BCI now stands at 2,975 – trying to go...
November 5th, 2019 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Owner summit opens Europort 2019 to visionary ideas

Owner summit opens Europort 2019 to visionary ideas
Europort 2019 opening summit Owner summit opens Europort 2019 to visionary ideas The launch of Europort 2019 at the Rotterdam Ahoy today saw well-known journalist Geert Maarse bring four of the leading owners in Europe’s special ship segments to grips with the key challenges facing the maritime industries...
November 5th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 05-Nov-2019 AROUND THE ISLAND ROWING BOAT RACE Hong Kong CYCLONE WARNING Bay of Bengal, India Around the Island rowing boat race Tuesday, November 5, 2019, Hong Kong A rowing boat race will take place around Hong Kong Island on 9 November 2019 (Saturday). About 70 rowing boats...
November 5th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sports, Weather | Read More

Another remarkable day at WTM London 2019

Another remarkable day at WTM London 2019
Another remarkable day at WTM London 2019   Day Two: Debate & Innovation Day two of the show has certainly lived up to the excitement of yesterday. Among the talking points today: The UNWTO and WTM Ministers’ summit An absolutely buzzing speed...
November 5th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Mexico Joins WISTA International

Mexico Joins WISTA International
. Mexico Joins WISTA International   November 5, 2019 – The Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) International officially welcomed Mexico to the global network of women in shipping at the 2019 WISTA International AGM & Conference in Grand Cayman last week....
November 5th, 2019 | WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

GAC becomes Aberdeen FC’s first Official Logistics Partner

GAC becomes Aberdeen FC’s first Official Logistics Partner
Back – Alexis Black (Marketing & Communications – GAC), Robert Wicks (Commercial Director – AFC), Gavin Johnston (UK Energy Manager – GAC), Adrian Henry (UK Agency General Manager – GAC). Front – AFC’s Scott Mckenna (Defender), Joe Lewis (Goalkeeper). GAC becomes Aberdeen FC’s...
November 5th, 2019 | Energy, Logistics, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies, Sports | Read More