Decreasing water levels on Parana River threaten to further disrupt shipping

For at least the last year, water levels in the Parana River have been an issue, forcing carriers to reduce loads to avoid grounding in the shallow water. Now, as the annual dry season and the annual export season hit at the same time, the problem could worsen. Last year, a lack of rain caused …

https://splash247.com/decreasing-water-levels-on-parana-river-threaten-to-further-disrupt-shipping/

Eastern Pacific and Rio Tinto enter charter for up to six dual-fuel LNG newcastlemaxes

Singapore-based tonnage provider Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) has entered into an agreement with miner Rio Tinto for three LNG dual-fuelled newcastlemax vessels, with an option for three more. The 210,000 dwt ships will be built at New Times Shipbuilding and are scheduled for delivery starting...

https://splash247.com/eastern-pacific-and-rio-tinto-enter-charter-for-up-to-six-dual-fuel-lng-newcastlemaxes/

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