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Posted: about 1 month ago

BIMCO: A look into 2020 fleet growth

BIMCO has released an overview of the three main shipping sectors and their respective fleet growths...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Fuel oil quality survey sheds light on problems faced by owners during transition to LSFO

An industry survey into the transition to using compliant low-sulphur fuel oil since the beginning o...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

BIMCO: Scrubber-fitted containerships overtake crude tankers

The share of the containership fleet fitted with scrubbers exceeded that of the crude oil tanker fle...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

BIMCO: Shipbuilding orderbook hits 17-year low

The total orderbook for dry bulk, container and tanker ships has reached its lowest point in 17 year...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

BIMCO: Boxship demolition at 41-month high in July

Container shipping demolition has hit a 41-month high in July reaching 52.8 thousand TEU, thereby su...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

BIMCO: COVID-19 impacting shipowners ability to comply with EU’s ship recycling regulations

Many shipowners are facing challenges in finalizing the Inventory of hazardous materials (IHM) requi...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
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Posted: 4 months ago
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Container shipping: Defying the odds during the pandemic?

The massive consolidation drive in the container shipping market that dominated the narrative over t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

BIMCO: 1st global standard for hull cleaning essential

To ensure that hull cleaning can be carried out in a safe and environmentally sustainable way in the...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

BIMCO: The crash of the bunker market and post-IMO 2020 reality

The collapse of the oil market has seen prices of marine fuels compliant with the IMO 2020 sulphur r...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

BIMCO: Three out of five converted VLOCs are no longer operating

Converted Very Large Ore Carriers (VLOC) are increasingly becoming a thing of the past with the long...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Dry bulk’s overcapacity woes exacerbate road to demand recovery

Over ordering of bulk carriers over the past ten years has set the tone for the upcoming decade as o...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

OPEC+ production cuts have dire implications for oil tankers

The agreement of the members of OPEC and its allies to cut oil production by 9.7 million barrels of ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

BIMCO: Shipbuilding orders spiral down

The shipbuilding sector has been severely impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic causing the cont...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Scrubber Investment Case Undermined as Low-Sulphur Premium Drops

Sea-Intelligence: The low-sulphur premium dropped from a 300 USD/ton to 60 USD/ton. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

BIMCO: Tanker Shipping to Face Two Different Realities

The tanker shipping industry will likely face two contrasting realities, shipping association BIMCO ...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

BIMCO: Capesize Segment Has Been Hit Hardest by Coronavirus

The Capesize segment was massively impacted by the coronavirus but smaller segments are starting to ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Alphaliner: Cargo Volumes at Chinese Ports to Drop by 6 Mln TEU due to Coronavirus Impact

Measures aimed at curbing coronavirus outbreak expected to cut cargo volumes at Chinese ports by ove...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

BIMCO: Coronavirus Comes at the Worst Time for Shipping

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

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Sand: When China Sneezes, We All Catch the Flu

The outbreak of the novel coronavirus has dented market sentiment. ...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

China’s Crude Oil Thirst Drives Brazilian Exports to All-Time High

Brazilian crude oil exports hit a record high in December 2019 as China continues to turn to Brazil....

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

US-China Deal: What Will It Mean for Tanker Shipping?

Sand: The deal will deliver both trade creation and trade diversion. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

BIMCO Names New Secretary General & CEO

BIMCO has appointed David Loosley as its new Secretary-General & CEO with effect from June 2020...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

What Does 2020 Have in Store for Shipping?

Sand: One of the most worrying trends that has developed recently is the falling trade-to-GDP ratio....

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

BIMCO: Market Uncertainty Causes More Fuel Oil Price Volatility

The uncertainty of the upcoming IMO 2020 sulphur cap regulation is having a big impact on the bunker...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BIMCO: Tanker Deliveries Rise as Demolitions Drop to Decade-Lows

Delivered tonnage of crude oil tankers grew by 37%, while total demolitions dropped to the lowest in...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BIMCO: Shipping Industry Dented by Soybean Trade Developments

Combined soybean exports from Brazil and the U.S. are down 7.8% in the first eight months of this ye...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago