S. Korea: Shipbuilding industry rebounds as global orders bundle in

South Korea’s shipbuilding industry is looking ahead to a prosperous year on the back of a global shipping volume recovery and heightened demands for eco-friendly vessels, industry data showed Monday. Of the 10.25 million compensated gross tonnage in global shipping order quantity from January to...


IRAQ DATA: SOMO says March oil output nearly steady as OPEC+ compliance slips

Iraq’s March oil production, including output from the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region, was nearly steady compared with February, State Oil Marketing Organization, or SOMO, said April 7, as the country’s OPEC+ compliance remained lax for the second month in a row. OPEC’s second largest producer pumped 3.865 million b/d in March compared with 3.868 million b/d …

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Severe storm threat keeps trucking across South

Tractor-trailer heading down a highway with lightning across the sky.

First responders and crews clearing downed trees that were blocking roads just north of Bastrop, LA earlier tonight from a tornado that hit the area. @weatherchannel @StephanieAbrams @JimCantore @JenCarfagno #lawx pic.twitter.com/bxRsMma0OI

— Charles Peek (@CharlesPeekWX) April 8, 2021

Truckers will have to dodge more rough weather in the South over the next few days. A frontal system will stall across the region, producing periods of heavy rain and some dangerous storms.

The National...


H ΟΛΠ Α.Ε. συνεχίζει τις επενδύσεις στη ΝΕΖ Περάματος

Την έγκριση των αποτελεσμάτων αξιολόγησης του διαγωνισμού για την «Προμήθεια δύο ναυπηγικών γερανών (τύπου double level luffing jib cranes) ανακοίνωσε η ΟΛΠ ΑΕ.

Πρόκειται για τις δραστηριότητες της Ναυπηγοεπισκευαστικής Ζώνης Περάματος στο πλαίσιο της Υποχρεωτικής Επένδυσης Y.Ε.06.» συνολικής αξίας περίπου 8 εκατ. ευρώ.

Οι υπερσύγχρονοι και τελευταίας τεχνολογίας γερανοί θα συμβάλουν στην αναβάθμιση των παροχών της ΝΕΖ Περάματος, εξυπηρετώντας εργασίες επισκευής πλοίων μέχρι 55 μέτρα ύψος με...


Supply chain radar: Spoiler alert Mr Skou

One thing I’ve learnt is seldom to follow shipping company CEOs for salient insights into supply chain trades and trends.
That conclusion was reinforced when I read AP Moller-Maersk (APMM) CEO Soren Skou’s recent comments in The Financial Times (FT) which at the end of March published a story headed: “Suez blockage will accelerate global supply chain shift, says Maersk chief“.
Fair enough? All-in…
For a guy who rakes in Dkr43m all-in per annum …

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