Evergreen Marine Joins The Ship Recycling Transparency Initiative

Evergreen Line

Evergreen Marine Corporation (Taiwan) Ltd. becomes the eleventh shipowner to publicly disclose its approach to ship recycling through the Ship Recycling Transparency Initiative (SRTI) online platform.

In a corporate statement Evergreen said, “We are committed to the planning of a completely sustainable life cycle for our vessels from design, construction, operation and ultimately to decommissioning. As such, we are delighted to join SRTI, through which signatories can share their ship recycling...


Marines Identify 9 Killed in AAV Sinking Off California, 2 Marines Still Hospitalized

Marines with Bravo Company, Battalion Landing Team 1/4, 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit, operate AAV-P7/A1 assault amphibious vehicles into the well deck of the amphibious landing dock USS Somerset (LPD-25) on July 27, 2020. US Marines Photo

Marines have identified the 8 Marines and a sailor who died following the sinking of an amphibious assault vehicle off the coast of California.

The service members were assigned to Bravo Company, Battalion Landing Team (BLT) 1/4, 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit...


10 Best Titanic Books You Should Read To Know The Real Story

The RMS Titanic was a passenger luxury liner owned and operated by the White Star Line. Registered in Britain, it was intended to serve as a trans-Atlantic liner operating between Southampton and New York City.

It was a first in many fields at that time, including the most luxurious and the largest ship in service. Its sinking in 1912 is considered to be one of the deadliest peacetime marine disaster.

During salvage operations, it was estimated to be the largest ocean liner wreck that was still...


GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 3 August, 2020

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 3 August, 2020)



August 3 2020

Global Markets

UST and Bund yields were higher on the day, but still not far from Friday’s fresh lows, as the Congress and the White House are still far from a deal on an additional fiscal package. In FX markets, the DXY index gained some ground, remaining though close to Friday’s 26-month lows, ahead of this week’s US manufacturing ISM (today) and nonfarm payrolls (Friday).


According to...