Indian government reveals multiple offers for control of state shipowner
UK investment fund makes first fundraising move after bringing in new investor
Protects and strikes said to be restricting cargo movement, while closure of banks is hampering trade
Taiwanese liner company plans to order up to six vessels as chartered tonnage looks too pricey
By Eric Martin (Bloomberg) — The U.S. merchandise-trade deficit widened in January as imports climbed to a record high, signaling a continuing recovery in demand from American consumers. The deficit grew…
By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Higher fuel costs are triggering increases in ocean carrier bunker surcharges, adding more misery for shippers already struggling with record high freight rates and additional fees….
Boxship and bulker activity driven by strong markets, while tanker owners betting on recovery, says Clarksons Platou Securities
Containerships Borealis, the newest LNG-powered vessel of CMA CGM’s unit, arrives at the Shortsea Terminal of Rotterdam, Heijplaat, on 1 March. The post Containerships Borealis completes maiden…
Singapore-listed shipbuilder said market demand and sentiment improved towards the end of 2020
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