Posts Tagged ‘Germany’

Despite BDI’s plus symbol the Markets are uncertain

Despite BDI’s plus symbol the Markets are uncertain
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index)  gained 11 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,396 – about to go, hopefully, over and above the 1,400 threshold and give some hope to interested parties… The Geopolitics are turning once again sour. John Faraclas’ Market briefing: The Capers managed...
November 21st, 2017 | News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Germany: Coalition talks come to a deadlock; what options are on the table

Germany: Coalition talks come to a deadlock; what options are on the table
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Tuesday, November 21, 2017) Germany: Coalition talks come to a deadlock; what options are on the table The three-party Jamaica coalition talks involving Angela Merkel’s Conservative Christian democratic political alliance CDU/CSU, the liberal...
November 21st, 2017 | Reports | Read More

The BDI@1,361: further, but milder fall

The BDI@1,361: further, but milder fall
John Faraclas The BDI fell another 13 points earlier on today, a bit of  a milder fall as the losses for both Capers and Panamaxes as well as for the Supras have been halved. Geopolitics still an issue, greatly affecting the trade and, coupled with a real credit crunch, might lead to disasters. John...
November 16th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Art and auctions, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, LNG, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Paintings and Sculpture, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, November 14, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, November 14, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Germany’s real Q3 GDP rose by a higher than expected 0.8%QoQ mainly supported by net exports and capex spending following an upwardly...
November 14th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

High-Level summit to drive ambitious action on Global Shipping’s Decarbonization Challenge

High-Level summit to drive ambitious action on Global Shipping’s Decarbonization Challenge
LONDON – NOVEMBER 10, 2017: Wide consensus that the global shipping fleet must rapidly decarbonize has catalyzed some of shipping’s most ambitious and commercially-savvy leaders, strategists and innovators to co-develop an Action Plan for the decarbonization of international shipping in line with...
November 10th, 2017 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment | Read More

ICS encouraged by EU faith in UN IMO to further reduce shipping’s carbon emissions

ICS encouraged by EU faith in UN IMO to further reduce shipping’s carbon emissions
Simon Bennett,ICS Director of Policy and External Relations Speaking from the UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn, ICS Director of Policy, Simon Bennett, has commented on the provisional decision by the European Union not to include shipping within the full scope of the regional EU Emissions Trading...
November 9th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, International Chamber of Shipping | Read More

Thriving trade between Vietnam and Germany replicated at Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2018

Thriving trade between Vietnam and Germany replicated at Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2018
With Germany sitting at the top of the pile in terms of Vietnamese automotive imports, and thanks to support from the country’s Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, a dedicated German country pavilion will debut at the upcoming edition of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City. As Vietnam’s leading...
October 24th, 2017 | Automobiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Markets, News | Read More

Face the Cyber Threat in the Maritime Industry in Hamburg on Tuesday

Face the Cyber Threat in the Maritime Industry in Hamburg on Tuesday
“The maritime industry is still not taking cyber risk seriously enough, because there haven’t yet been any disasters or financial collapses that can be pinned down to a cyberattack. Maersk may have lost hundreds of millions, but it was an accidental victim. However, criminals and terrorists also...
October 4th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 26, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 26, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from the slightly negative tone in Wall Street overnight, the majority of European equity markets were moderately in...
September 26th, 2017 | News | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift returns to German Flag

SAL Heavy Lift returns to German Flag
MV Svenja Hamburg, 25 September 2017 – SAL Heavy Lift GmbH, one of the leading heavy lift carriers worldwide, returning to the German Flag. SAL Heavy Lift is proud to announce that six of its vessels will shortly be flying the German flag. Starting with MV SVENJA on Sept 22nd, MV TRINA, MV ANNE-SOFIE,...
September 25th, 2017 | Flags | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Sep-2017 SANCTIONS Australia CLOSURE OF YARRA RIVER Melbourne, Australia BULKHEAD REMOVAL WORKS AT WEST KOWLOON CULTURAL DISTRICT Hong Kong LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany Sanctions Friday, September 15, 2017, Australia The Australian Maritime Safety Authority...
September 15th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Ekol opens a new block train between Hungary and Germany

Ekol opens a new block train between Hungary and Germany
… Ekol Logistics executes the strategy to develop more intermodal connections in Europe. In line with this objective Ekol opens a new block train service between Budapest, Hungary, and Cologne, Germany. “We are very happy to open this new dedicated train as thanks to it we can connect CEE with...
September 4th, 2017 | Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Closure of the Rhine valley rail corridor: Swisstrain offers replacement schedule

Closure of the Rhine valley rail corridor: Swisstrain offers replacement schedule
… Frenkendorf, Switzerland, 18 August 2017: Following the closure of the railway line between the German cities of Rastatt and Baden-Baden, the Swisstrain has developed a replacement schedule for rail freight transport between the ports of Rotterdam and Antwerp and the terminal in Frenkendorf/Basel. The...
August 18th, 2017 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances shopping center portfolio “Christie” for Madison and Redos

HSH Nordbank finances shopping center portfolio “Christie” for Madison and Redos
Peter Axmann HAMBURG/KIEL – HSH Nordbank has successfully refinanced a portfolio of four shopping centers, located in Germany, for a joint venture led by Madison International Realty, in partnership with the Redos Group. The existing loan on the property at the time of the “Christie portfolio”...
August 8th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, News | Read More

Big risks and big rewards on moving day

Big risks and big rewards on moving day
… Top Teams Advance To Theatre-Style Medal Racing With the all-important Medal Race cutoff kicking in today for all three fleets at the 49er/49erFX/Nacra17 European Championship in Kiel, Germany, all pressure was on the ‘bubble’ teams to perform at their best.  Some rose to the challenge,...
August 3rd, 2017 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Diana fixes caper “G.P.Zafirakis” on period to RWE

Diana fixes caper “G.P.Zafirakis” on period to RWE
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V G. P. ZAFIRAKIS WITH RWE ATHENS, GREECE, August 3, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through...
August 3rd, 2017 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

New German LNG fuelled research ship will feature Wärtsilä technology

New German LNG fuelled research ship will feature Wärtsilä technology
Rendering of the Atair; first vessel in the BSH fleet with LNG technology The technology group Wärtsilä is to supply the engines for a new LNG fuelled research vessel being built for the German government. Wärtsilä will also supply exhaust cleaning systems based on selective catalytic reduction (SCR)...
August 1st, 2017 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Navis launches new Bluetracker Hull and Propeller Performance Monitoring Module

Navis launches new Bluetracker Hull and Propeller Performance Monitoring Module
Hull Monitor Assists Ship Operators in Data-Driven Decision-Making for the Best Scheduling of Maintenance Activity and its Effect on the Ship’s Energy Efficiency Performance Flensburg, July 28, 2017 – Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and provider of operational technologies and services...
July 28th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Port of Hamburg Up Close and Personal

Port of Hamburg Up Close and Personal
A unique view of the Port of Hamburg from above… HPA Insider Tour: Port of Hamburg Up Close and Personal A hundred lucky guests recently got an exclusive look behind the scenes of Europe’s second biggest seaport at the HPA Insider Tour. The tour started at Hamburgs newest district HafenCity in...
July 24th, 2017 | Film Industry, Photography, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances office real estate portfolio in western Germany

HSH Nordbank finances office real estate portfolio in western Germany
Peter Axmann HAMBURG/KIEL – HSH Nordbank is providing the Cording Real Estate Group (Cording) with finance of € 93 million to purchase a real estate portfolio. Cording is acquiring the portfolio on behalf of a joint venture between Danish fund manager Sparinvest Property Investors and family office...
July 17th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, News | Read More

E.R. Schiffahrt wins further management contract from Maersk Line

E.R. Schiffahrt wins further management contract from Maersk Line
Nils Aden E.R. Schiffahrt, the Hamburg-based ship manager, has been appointed by Danish Maersk Line with the ship management of three further vessels. The new contract comprises the management of three 8,400 teu container vessels and includes the crew and technical management, as well as additional services...
July 14th, 2017 | Container shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Who isn’t afraid of the BDI@ 829…

Who isn’t afraid of the BDI@ 829…
John N. Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 18 points earlier on today and now stands uncomfortably at 829 points; the Geopolitics inclusive of the  G20 forum taking place tomorrow in Hamburg will determine a great deal of future politics and trade AND possibly the environment. John Faraclas’...
July 6th, 2017 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Charity, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Corruption, European Union, Food and Drink, IUA, Markets, Military, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Para World Sailing Championships going down to the wire

Para World Sailing Championships going down to the wire
Violeta del Reino leads the Hansa A scintillating finale at the Para World Sailing Championships is on the cards in Kiel, Germany after the penultimate day of competition was as close as close could be.   Three races across all three Para World Sailing disciplines were conducted and the leaderboards...
June 24th, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports | Read More

39 nations ready to race at the Para World Sailing Championships

39 nations ready to race at the Para World Sailing Championships
Matt Bugg of Australia in the 24 Norlin OD The Para World Sailing Championships have opened in Kiel, Germany with more than 80 sailors from 39 nations registered to sail across three classes. Paralympic medallists, world champions, offshore sailors and sailors from eight new nations will race in the...
June 20th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hamburg Port Anniversary 2017: The Countdown

Hamburg Port Anniversary 2017: The Countdown
The Port Anniversary in Hamburg (German: “Hafengeburtstag”) is the biggest harbour festival in the world. With more than 300 ships from all over the world, spectacular displays and lots of live music the 828th anniversary festivities will present a varied maritime programme in the unique...
May 3rd, 2017 | Anniversaries, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More