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ABB presents recommendation for zero-emission marine technology ABB Marine & Ports delivered testimony in the US House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure about the future of marine technologies. Underpinning ABB’s commitment to tackling the ever-increasing consequences of climate …

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How will technology shape the shipping industry in 2020? The impact of technology on the shipping industry will grow in 2020, as companies increasingly introduce cloud-based software and apps in their businesses. The increased availability, reliability and reduced cost of …

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Dry bulk newbuilding activity took a dive in 2019 While 2019 was a year of great turbulence in the dry bulk market, some silver lining can be found in the fact that future tonnage supply could be limited, at least …

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2019 Ends with plethora of newbuilding and S&P deals Ship owners have sought to seal a number of deals prior to the end of 2019, both in the newbuilding and the second hand markets. In its latest weekly report, shipbroker …

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Demolition market fired up Ships’ recycling activity has accelerated over the past couple of weeks, in what appears to be a long-awaited increase in sales of older vessels. In its latest weekly report GMS, the world’s leading cash buyer of …

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More green ship recycling under way Ships’ demolition activity has been on the rise over the last couple of weeks. In its latest weekly report, shipbroker Clarkson Platou Hellas noted that “We have witnessed several more units entering the market …

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WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Baltic index gains on stronger vessel demand The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities, inched up on Wednesday, helped by stronger demand across all vessel segments. The Baltic …

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Connecting and simplifying global supply chains

Connecting and simplifying global supply chains

A.P. Moller — Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere. Maersk works to provide customers with a simple end-to-end offering of products and services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, taking the …

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Digital collaboration: get ahead, fast?

Digital collaboration: get ahead, fast?

Recently at a conference for freight forwarders everyone jointly agreed: if you’re the fastest to quote, you win the customer. What astonished me was what I heard in a conversation afterwards! “We are working in shifts now, 16 hours per …

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Maritime industry confronts boatload of environmental challenges Keeping up in a world hurtling toward the dawn of the IMO 2020 mandate is the biggest challenge facing the maritime industry, according to Kathy Metcalf, president and CEO of the Chamber of …

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