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Shipping News

WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Baltic index extends gains on Capesize, Panamax demand The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose on Wednesday, driven by demand for capesize and panamax vessels. The Baltic index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Ship operators cannot afford to turn a blind eye to cyber security The United States Coast Guard (USCG) shares its findings from an investigation into a cyber incident onboard a commercial vessel. In February 2019, a deep …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Maritime operators set full speed ahead for cleaner ships Shipping historically has never been much of a friend to the environment. Oceangoing vessels have burned heavy oil, the world’s dirtiest propulsion fuel, since they switched from coal …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Global shipping outlook stable, says Moody’s The outlook for the global shipping sector into 2020 will remain stable, as higher expected earnings are counterbalanced by the US-China trade tensions and worldwide regulatory risks, says Moody’s Investors Service …

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Ports & Shipping (Facts & Figures)

A Review of the Banking Sector (Facts & Figures)

CPEC Portfolio Projects Status Cost(US$ M) Energy (IPP financing mode) Completed 4,979 Cross Border Optical Fiber Project (GCL) Completed 37.4 DTMB (Grant) Completed 4 Energy (IPP financing mode) Under Implementation 18,258 Transport and Infrastructure (GCL) 3 projects Under Implementation 5,830 …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Container shipping pitfalls in the coming months As weak demand growth is forecasted for the coming quarters, the container shipping industry is set to return to negative margins. The number of boxes being shipped around the globe …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Shipowners see rise in IMO-compliant fuels, but doubts persist Shipowners, who are facing one of the biggest changes in the oil industry in decades, are seeing more fuels that will be compliant with new rules on sulphur …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Asian refiners may lift some middle east crude in smaller vessels post sabotage Various Asian buyers of Middle Eastern crude oil expressed some concerns over the safe passage of their term cargoes following the recent sabotage attack …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Fujairah stockpiles climb to record on 11pc jump in light distillates Oil product inventories in the Fujairah trading hub rose 2 percent week on week to a record 25.749 million barrels, led by an 11 percent jump …

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