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Japan to Import Yemeni Masila Crude Oil for the First Time since 2015

Japan is set to import a Masila crude oil cargo from Yemen for the first time since 2015 as part of its efforts to...

Morandi Bridge Collapse Hits Main Artery to One of Italy’s Largest Ports – Genoa

The collapse of the Morandi Bridge has hit a main artery to one of Italy’s largest ports. The President of Autorita’ di Sistema Portuale del...

In Depth: Sustainable Propulsion

MARIN has set a new course in its technology plan to sustain the necessary energy transition that must and will occur in maritime transport. Even...

The e-volution of shipping

There’s no ignoring the increasing clout of online shopping. Such was growth in the US last year that magazine DigitalCommerce360 called the fourth quarter...

Maersk and Vopak to launch 0,5% sulphur fuel bunkering facility in Rotterdam

A.P. Moller – Maersk and Royal Vopak, an independent tank storage operator active in the heart of Rotterdam’s bunker environment, have agreed to this...

Dubai Ranked among Top Five in Latest International Shipping Centre Development Index

Dubai has scored a new milestone in its bid to cement its leadership in the international maritime sector after it was selected as one...

AET and Shell Sign Contract for Dynamic Positioning Shuttle Tanker

AET Inc Limited formally agreed its first contract with Brazil Shipping Limited 1 (“Shell”) to time charter one new-build dynamic positioning (IMO Class 2)...

Nordic American Tankers Announces 2nd Quarter 2018 Report

Highlights: On July 25, 2018, NAT announced its 84th consecutive quarterly dividend (USD 0.02 per share). This is an unparalleled dividend performance in the...

Nomination for IUMI President

The presidency of IUMI – the International Union of Marine Insurance – is for a four-year term. The present incumbent, Dieter Berg, ends his...

European Demand for RMK 500 CST Bunker Fuel Weakens as Market Looks for RMG

A tight RMG 380 CST market has left demand for RMK 500 CST bunker fuel slack in recent weeks in Northwest Europe. Demand for the...