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NYK Wraps Up Japan’s First Carbon-Neutral Voyage

NYK became the first Japanese shipping company to realize a carbon-neutral voyage by offsetting 5,00...

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  • Business & Finance
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Sif Opens Tokyo Office

Dutch offshore foundations manufacturer Sif opened a sales office in Tokyo, Japan, on 5 September. T...

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  • Business & Finance
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Japan imports first LNG cargo from China since 1988

Japan has reportedly imported its first cargo of LNG from China in July as utilities from the world’...

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  • Ports & Logistics
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JAPEX to consider further exploration in Hidaka area

Japan Petroleum Exploration (JAPEX) has completed the exploratory drilling at offshore Hidaka area o...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Japan Identifies Eleven Offshore Wind Areas

The Japanese government has designated eleven areas as potentially suitable for the development of o...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Wood Mackenzie: Japan to Lose Top LNG Importer Position to China by 2022

LNG imports in Japan are expected to decline 12% to 72.8 mmtpa compared to 2018, Wood Mackenzie said...

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  • Business & Finance
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WoodMac: China to overtake Japan as top LNG importer by 2022

Japan could lose its position as the world’s top LNG importer to China as early as 2022, according t...

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Sumitomo, J-POWER Begin Offshore Ground Investigation Off Japan

Sumitomo Corporation and Electric Power Development (J-POWER) have started an offshore ground invest...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
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Qatargas Ships 3000th LNG Cargo to Japan

Qatargas has set another milestone as it successfully delivered the 3,000th LNG cargo to Japan. ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Japan Runs First IMO-Compliant Bunker Fuel Trials on Coastal Vessels

The tests were declared a success by the country’s transport ministry. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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DOB-Academy Inks Offshore Wind Education Deals in Japan

The Dutch DOB-Academy has signed two agreements in Japan for cooperation on offshore wind. DOB-Acade...

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  • Business & Finance
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Sri Lanka, Japan, India to Jointly Develop Colombo South Port

Sri Lanka, Japan, and India to cooperate on the development of East Container Terminal in Sri Lanka....

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  • Business & Finance
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Two Crew Dead after Vessel Collision, Sinking off Japan

Authorities investigating faint knocking sound heard from the sunken Sensho Maru on Monday. ...

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NYK completes first LNG bunkering operation in Western Japan

Japanese shipping giant Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) has conducted the first LNG bunkering operation in...

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JAPEX kicks off drilling operations in Japanese waters

Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd. (JAPEX) has started the exploratory drilling at offshore Hidak...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Japan’s March LNG imports slip

Japanese imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) during the month of March dropped 8.1 percent compar...

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ASA Welcomes Japan’s Accession to HKC

The Asian Shipowners’ Association welcomes Japan’s ratification of the Hong Kong International Conve...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Hydro Group Appoints Japanese Distributor

Hydro Group has established a new partnership with Japanese electrical and optical products company ...

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  • Equipment
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Japan Becomes Tenth Member of IMO’s Hong Kong Convention

Japan joined the Hong Kong Convention on March 27. ...

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  • Business & Finance
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USCG Enforces North Korea Sanctions in East China Sea

USCG sent its cutter to Sasebo, Japan to enforce North Korea sanctions in the East China Sea. ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Eighty Injured after Japanese Ferry Hits ‘Whale’

Eighty people were injured when a Japanese jetfoil ferry hit what seemed to be a whale in the Sea of...

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Japan’s spot LNG price drops in February

The price of spot liquefied natural gas contracted in Japan continued its decline in February.  ...

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MHI Vestas Unveils Extreme Climate 4.2MW Turbine

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind and Vestas have announced a V136-4.2 MW Extreme Climate wind turbine design...

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  • Technology
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Japan Rules Out Open-Loop Scrubber Ban

Open-lop scrubbers are not harmful to the environment, Japan says. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Fact.MR: Supportive Initiatives to Enhance Dredging Activities

The dredging market will record a modest 2.7% CAGR between the forecast 2017 and 2022, according to ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Japan’s January LNG imports drop

Japanese imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) declined 8.7 percent in January when compared to the...

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