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Vale: 20 Evacuated after Giant Iron Ore Ship Starts Listing

Bulker

MV Stellar Banner crew evacuated after the bulker experienced bow damage and started listing heavily.

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Evergreen Line Rolls Out Digital Booking Platform

Evergreen

Evergreen Marine Corporation has launched GreenX, an integrated container logistics solution platform.

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Ocean Yield Wins Arbitration Case against Okeanis

Gavel

Ocean Yield wins arbitration case against Okeanis ECO Tankers.

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Witt O’Brien’s Acquires Crisis Communications Group Navigate

earth internet

Witt O’Brien’s acquires Navigate.

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Flex LNG Enjoys ‘Best-Ever’ Financial Results

LNG carrier

Flex LNG announced its best-ever financial results with a net income of around USD 24 million for Q4 2019.

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ICS: Coronavirus Costing Shipping Industry USD 350 Mln a Week

Coronavirus

Coronavirus outbreak is estimated to be costing the shipping industry USD 350 million a week.

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Genco to Sell 10 Handysize Bulkers

Bulker

Genco is planning to sell ten Handysize vessels as part of its fleet renewal scheme.

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Getting to Zero Coalition Unveils 4 Focus Areas

Containership

The Getting to Zero Coalition identifies 4 focus areas to advance roadmap on shipping's decarbonization.

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Maersk Secures USD 5 Bn Loans to Reach Green Shipping Target

Maersk

Maersk has secured a new sustainability-linked revolving credit facility of USD 5 billion.

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Seaspan Breaks 1 Million TEU Threshold with Boxship Quartet

Containership

Seaspan Corporation has agreed to purchase a fleet of four containerships.

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Scrubber Fitting No Longer an Issue of If but of How Fast

Scrubber

An unprecedented surge of inquiries on how scrubbers can be fitted at short notice.

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IMO Moves Toward Arctic Heavy Fuel Oil Ban

Arctic

IMO agreed on the draft amendments to MARPOL Annex I to ban the use and carriage of HFO.

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Cargo Volumes at Chinese Ports to Drop by 6 Mln TEU

China

Measures aimed at curbing coronavirus outbreak expected to cut cargo volumes at Chinese ports by over 6 million TEU.

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StealthGas Forms New JV to Boost Presence in MGC Segment

StealthGas

StealthGas is to form a new joint venture that would acquire three secondhand midsize gas carriers (MGCs).?

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DNV GL Grants New Boxship Fire Safety Notation to MSC

DNV GL

DNV GL awards a new class notation to Mediterranean Shipping Company to mitigate fire risks on containerships.

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Euronav Sells One of Its Oldest Suezmaxes

Tanker

Euronav NV has decided to dispose of one of its oldest Suezmax vessels, the 2003-built Finesse.

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FSL Trust Selling Older Crude Tanker

Tanker

FSL Trust has launched the sale of the crude oil tanker FSL Shanghai.

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KSS Line Returns to Hyundai for 5th LPG Carrier

Hyundai Heavy

KSS Line placed an order for the construction of a new class 84,000 cbm VLGC at Hyundai.

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Proactive Measures Needed to Improve Hull Performance

Jotun

The link between hull performance and vessel efficiency is much stronger than previously thought.

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Eastern Pacific Shipping Orders MR Duo at Daesan

tanker

EPS has been linked to an order for up to four 50,000 dwt MR product tankers.

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Korean Prosecutors to Appeal MV. Stellar Daisy Ruling

VDR

Busan Prosecutors to appeal to a higher court regarding the sinking ore carrier MV. Stellar Daisy.

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Iran to Acquire 158 New Ships

tanker

Iran unveiled a massive newbuilding program in an effort to modernize the country's fleet.?

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Piraeus Bank, ORIX Corporation Team Up on Maritime Financing

money

Piraeus Bank, ORIX Corporation to provide financing solutions to the Greek maritime sector.

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TOP Ships' JV Offloads MR2 Pair

TOP Ships

TOP Ships' JV sells M/T Holmby Hills and M/T Palm Springs.

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Readers' Picks of the Week

ship

Here are the most read stories of the previous week.

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Coronavirus Comes at the Worst Time for Shipping

The outbreak of the coronavirus comes at one of the worst time for the shipping industry.

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Ships Trading with North Korea Will Not Be Flying Palau Flag

Palau

Palau Ship Registry: Vessels violating UNSCRs on trading with North Korea will not be registered.

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