Qatari construction firm avoids ‘containergeddon’ with clever use of bulk carriers

A Qatari construction company faced with container shortages has opted to use bulk carriers to bring essential building materials from mainland China to complete an express mega construction project. The fragile materials were loaded into the holds of six bulk carriers in a novel way to reach Hamad...

https://splash247.com/qatari-construction-firm-avoids-containergeddon-with-clever-use-of-bulk-carriers/

Consortium Maritime Trading: How to make money from freight derivatives trading

Consortium Maritime Trading is in the process of raising $50m to create a fully integrated freight and commodity derivatives trading house, Philippe van den Abeele, founder and head of investments, tells Maritime CEO. The privately owned trading company incorporated in the UK has this year alone...

https://splash247.com/consortium-maritime-trading-how-to-make-money-from-freight-derivatives-trading/

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