Posts Tagged ‘USA’

SHIPPINGInsight ready for business!

SHIPPINGInsight ready for business!
Carleen Lyden Walker SHIPPINGInsight ready for business!  Registration open for SHIPPINGInsight 2019: North America’s Premier Shipping Technology Event Convenes in Stamford October 15-17 STAMFORD, Conn., June 24, 2019 – Registration for the 8th annual SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization and Innovation...
June 23rd, 2019 | Associations, Energy, Environment, Technology | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-Jun-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 23 JUNE-6 JULY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 23 June-6 July 2019 Saturday, June 22, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 30 Jun (Sun) – 30th June Revolution (Egypt) 1 July (Mon) – Hong Kong...
June 22nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Panamaxes spoil the broth…

Panamaxes spoil the broth…
John Faraclas Panamaxes spoil the broth… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) continue with its upwards mode and with 15 points plus now reads 1,194! Geopolitics more than crucial with to and fro actions and reactions; CAUTION! John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes’ BCI gained 29 points and now stands at...
June 20th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

North P&I Club Hosts Inaugural Americas Reception In New York

North P&I Club Hosts Inaugural Americas Reception In New York
(Left to right): Ian Duthie, North P&I Director (Americas); Thya Kathiravel, North P&I Chief Underwriting Officer; Philip Shapiro, North P&I Member Board Director and President & CEO of Liberty Maritime Corporation; Peter Winkley, North P&I Member Board Director and Chief Financial...
June 20th, 2019 | Events, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 19 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 19 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 19 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Speaking at the ECB’s annual Forum on Central Banking in Sintra yesterday, President Mario Draghi adopted a more dovish stance compared to that at...
June 19th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Fed to signal imminent rate cuts, Financial market manipulation and regulatory reform

Fed to signal imminent rate cuts, Financial market manipulation and regulatory reform
Fed to signal imminent rate cuts, Financial market manipulation and regulatory reform Commentary: Fed to signal imminent rate cuts By James Knightley in London Concerns about the implications of President Donald Trump’s willingness to use trade tariffs in disputes mean downside risks to US growth...
June 19th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, News | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Jun-2019 PILOT TARIFF INCREASE United States Pilot tariff increase Tuesday, June 18, 2019, United States Pilotage for crossing the outer bar of Mobile Bay or navigating a vessel into or out of the bay or harbor of Mobile/Theodore, effective 15 June 2019, are as follow: GROSS...
June 18th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

The BDI@1,062 BDI amid growing global turmoil

The BDI@1,062 BDI amid growing global turmoil
John Faraclas The BDI@1,062 BDI amid growing global turmoil    The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost another 18 points and now stands at 1,062; Geopolitics as expected here are more than perplexed and our prolonged warning –  even yesterday’s call come unfortunately verbatim right! John Faraclas...
June 14th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Crowley Supports Small Business Growth and Success in Transportation Management Services for U.S. Warfighters

Crowley Supports Small Business Growth and Success in Transportation Management Services for U.S. Warfighters
l to r: Jerome Thomas and Dean Norris Crowley Supports Small Business Growth and Success in Transportation Management Services for U.S. Warfighters (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; June 12, 2019) ­–  A key factor in Crowley’s successful support of U.S. warfighters under the federal Defense Freight Transportation...
June 12th, 2019 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Compliance vs Indifference

Compliance vs Indifference
. Compliance vs Indifference  A tale of two cities… In the last two weeks it has been my pleasure to travel to both Athens (Hellenic American Maritime Forum) and Oslo (NorShipping) and meet with maritime stakeholders.  While all carry the passion for shipping, they are often diametrically opposed...
June 12th, 2019 | Environment, Regulatory | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 12 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 12 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 12 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Investors adopted a cautious stance against risk assets early today amid renewed trade woes with European bourses opening in the red, following modest...
June 12th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Trump tariffs threaten world economy, Italy at a crossroads

Trump tariffs threaten world economy, Italy at a crossroads
USA’s president Donald Trump Trump tariffs threaten world economy, Italy at a crossroads Commentary: Trump tariffs threaten world economy By Desmond Lachman in Washington Donald Trump’s hard-line stance on the China trade issue could lead to a slowing in the world’s second largest economy....
June 12th, 2019 | Comment, Country Profiles, News, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 10 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 10 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 10 June, 2019)  HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  The majority of Asian equity markets gained in today’s session, European bourses were standing in positive territory in early trade and US stock futures...
June 10th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Ocean Alexander Yachts Travel to New Home in Pompano Beach

Ocean Alexander Yachts Travel to New Home in Pompano Beach
The MarineMax Pompano Yacht Center Ocean Alexander Yachts Travel to New Home in Pompano Beach POMPANO BEACH, FLA. (June 3, 2019) – MarineMax Pier 66 and MarineMax Pompano Yacht Center join forces to bring customers the best service possible. On June 1, 2019, MarineMax Pier 66, previously located...
June 3rd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Yachting | Read More

Treasury navigates shoals of administration, GPI 2019 London launch

Treasury navigates shoals of administration, GPI 2019 London launch
Treasury navigates shoals of administration, GPI 2019 London launch Commentary: Treasury navigates administration shoals By Mark Sobel in Washington The latest instalment of the US Treasury’s semi-annual foreign exchange report is certainly more interesting than previous iterations, for better...
June 3rd, 2019 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

Renminbi depreciation chances growing, The future of central bank digital currencies

Renminbi depreciation chances growing, The future of central bank digital currencies
Renminbi depreciation chances growing, The future of central bank digital currencies Commentary: Renminbi depreciation chances growing By Mark Sobel in Washington With the intensification of the latest US-China trade salvos, the renminbi has fallen anew. It is approaching Rmb7 per dollar, a figure imbued...
May 30th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 25-May-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 26 MAY-8 JUNE 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 26 May-8 June 2019 Saturday, May 25, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 27 May (Mon) – Spring Bank Holiday (UK) 27 May (Mon) – Memorial Day...
May 25th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Britain’s powerless leaders, Fed Talk podacst

Britain’s powerless leaders, Fed Talk podacst
Britain’s powerless leaders, Fed Talk podacst Commentary: Britain’s powerless leaders By Meghnad Desai in London Theresa May, like Jeremy Corbyn, and indeed any current party leader, lacks a Commons majority to break the Brexit impasse. One escape route lies in the ‘March revolution’ engineered...
May 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, European Union, Finance, Politics and Government | Read More

Brands Debut Innovative Products at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo

Brands Debut Innovative Products at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo
Dianthus Miami 1 Brands Debut Innovative Products at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo Cruise Ship Interiors Expo will take place on June 19 and 20, 2019, at the Miami Beach Convention Center, FL, USA. More than 250 marine interior suppliers will display their products and services on the show floor. The most...
May 22nd, 2019 | Consumers Market, Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

EU elections may end Italy coalition, Japanese and Chinese monetary policy meeting

EU elections may end Italy coalition, Japanese and Chinese monetary policy meeting
EU elections may end Italy coalition, Japanese and Chinese monetary policy meeting Commentary: EU elections may end Italy coalition By Antonio Armellini in Rome For Italy’s ruling coalition, the European parliamentary elections are a test on the viability of governing together. If Salvini’s...
May 22nd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Country Profiles, European Union, Events, Finance, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 21 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 21 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 21 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Asian bourses posted modest gains today after the US administration temporarily eased trade restrictions imposed last week on China’s Huawei, the world’s...
May 21st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-May-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 19 MAY-1 JUNE 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 19 May-1 June 2019 Saturday, May 18, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 19 May (Sun) – Waisak/Vesak Day 20 May (Mon) – Substitution for Wisakha...
May 18th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Maritime Association of New York Hall of Fame

Maritime Association of New York Hall of Fame
Honorees of the 2019 International Maritime Hall of Fame Awards, May 8, 2019 (above from left to right)Harold J. Daggett (ILA, AFL-CIO), Rodolphe Saade (CMA CGM), Richard S. Weeks (Weeks Marine, Inc.), John F. Reinhart (Virginia Port Authority) and PhillipposEconomou (Dry Ships, Inc.) (accepting award...
May 16th, 2019 | Awards, Events, People and Places | Read More

China holds ‘moral high ground’, Modern monetary theory podcast

China holds ‘moral high ground’, Modern monetary theory podcast
China holds ‘moral high ground’, Modern monetary theory podcast Commentary: China holds ‘moral high ground’ By Iris Pang in Hong Kong Beijing’s response to Washington’s tariff increase on Chinese imports has, to date, been relatively mild. If the US were to expand...
May 15th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

American Club Circular No.15/19 – the United States expands the universe of Iran sanctions targets (SDNs) by targeting the metals sector of Iran

American Club Circular No.15/19  – the United States expands the universe of Iran sanctions targets (SDNs) by targeting the metals sector of Iran
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club American Club Circular No.15/19  – the United States expands the universe of Iran sanctions targets (SDNs) by targeting the metals sector of Iran  MAY 10, 2019   CIRCULAR NO. 15/19   TO MEMBERS...
May 10th, 2019 | P and I Clubs, Sanctions | Read More