Persons aboard commercial vessels or at sea ports are still required to wear masks, USCG confirms

In a reminder that we are still managing a global pandemic, the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) confirmed that MSIB 02-21 CH-1 issued on March 22, 2021 requiring masks be worn aboard commercial vessels and at seaports to mitigate the risk of spreading COVID-19 is still the latest and controlling guidance...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/persons-aboard-commercial-vessels-or-at-sea-ports-are-still-required-to-wear-masks-uscg-confirms/

China’s export rebate withdrawal augurs well for Indian steel exporters: ICRA

Withdrawal of export rebates by China augurs well for Indian steel exporters and will also support buoyancy in international steel prices, ratings agency ICRA said on Friday. China’s steel exports have been on an uptrend in the current year and grew sharply by 24 per cent YoY in Q1 CY2021, partly...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/chinas-export-rebate-withdrawal-augurs-well-for-indian-steel-exporters-icra/

Euro zone investor morale rises to highest level since March 2018

Investor morale in the euro zone rose in May to its highest level since March 2018 on all-time high expectations and an upbeat evaluation of the current situation, a survey showed on Monday, suggesting the bloc is overcoming the COVID-19 crisis. Sentix’s index for the euro zone climbed to 21.0 from...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/euro-zone-investor-morale-rises-to-highest-level-since-march-2018/

Qatar lowers June Marine crude OSP differential by 5 cents/b, Land by 10 cents/b

Qatar Petroleum has lowered the June official selling price differentials of its Marine and Land crude oil grades by 5 cents/b and 10 cents/b, respectively, from May, according to a notice on its website May 10. The June OSP differential for Qatar Marine was set at $1/b against the average of the...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/qatar-lowers-june-marine-crude-osp-differential-by-5-cents-b-land-by-10-cents-b/

Crude palm oil at all-time high on strong demand; analysts maintain bullish outlook

Crude palm oil (CPO) futures settled at a new all-time high on the MCX on firm demand for edible oil in the spot markets on the back of Ramzan buying and positive global trend. Malaysian palm oil futures jumped 4.98 percent to settle at 4,425 Ringgits on Bursa Malaysia Bhd. CPO delivery for May...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/crude-palm-oil-at-all-time-high-on-strong-demand-analysts-maintain-bullish-outlook/

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