The CMA CGM Jacques Saadé, the world’s largest liquefied natural gas-powered containership, has set a new world record for the number of full containers loaded on a single vessel

• The CMA CGM JACQUES SAADE, the world’s first LNG-powered containership with a capacity of 23,000 containers (twenty-foot equivalent units), has set a world record for the number of full containers loaded on a single vessel. • On her departure from Singapore last week, the CMA CGM Group’s new flagship was carrying a record 20,723 …

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Major container ship newbuilding unlikely despite record freight rates

Newbuilding orders for container ships could remain stagnant despite freight rates surging to record high levels this year as shipping firms pursue a strategy of limiting capacity. As the economic outlook for the sector remains uncertain and environmental regulations place new requirements on...

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China’s robust commodity imports lend credibility to economic growth story

China’s gross domestic product numbers tend to spark debate as to whether they are an accurate reflection of the true state of growth in the world’s second-biggest economy. The robust trend in commodity imports suggests they are. China’s GDP expanded 4.9% in the third quarter, after rising 3.2% in...

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Milaha Obtains “ISO 27001” Certification for Information Security Management System

Milaha, the leading provider of Maritime and Logistic Services in the Middle East, has yet again received International recognition by obtaining the “ISO 27001” certification, in recognition of the quality of its Information Security Management System. Intertek, the leading Total Quality Assurance provider to various industries worldwide, has certified Milaha, as compliant with all of …

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Singapore’s Ocean Tankers wants to return most ships to owners – sources

The court-appointed manager for Ocean Tankers Pte Ltd has applied to the Singapore court to return most of the ships the company manages to the shipowners, as cash is running low and Ocean Tankers will not be able to maintain the fleet, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters. If...

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Baltic index slips for 9th session as rates for larger vessels dip

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index that tracks rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities fell for a ninth consecutive session on Monday, driven by lower rates for capesize and panamax vessels. The overall index, which factors in rates for capesize, panamax, supramax and handysize...

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Performance Shipping Inc. Announces Appointment Of New Chief Executive Officer And Chief Financial Officer

Performance Shipping Inc., a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of tankers, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Mr. Andreas Michalopoulos to the position of Chief Executive Officer following the retirement of Mr. Symeon Palios from that position. The Board also has appointed Mr. Anthony Argyropoulos to the position of Chief …

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Acquisition of Areva H2Gen: GTT confirms its commitment to energy and environmental transition

GTT today announces the acquisition of Areva H2Gen, a French company leader in PEM electrolysis. Specialised in the conception and assembly of electrolysers for the production of green hydrogen, Areva H2Gen is using Proton Exchange Membrane (PEM) technology and is the only company to manufacture electrolysers in France. Mainly produced by water electrolysis with renewable …

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