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Posted: 7 months ago

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

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

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

US, China Reach ‘Phase One’ Trade Deal

The United States and China have signed a “phase one” economic and trade agreement. ...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

2019 Was a Good Year for US Ports

US ports hold steady despite the trade war.

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

US Blacklists Chinese Shipowner in New Sanctions against Iran

The Trump Administration has issued a new wave of sanctions against Iran. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Insurance Rates Set to Surge amid Heightened Tensions in the Middle East

Tensions in the Middle East are expected to result in draconian conditions in maritime insurance pol...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

US, China Finalize Deal to Suspend December Tariffs

The United States and China have sealed the agreement on the ‘first phase’ of the trade ...

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

UN Report: Trade Tensions, Uncertainty Hurt Global Maritime Trade

Maritime transport sails stormy seas against political and structural headwinds. ...

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Trump Reaches Partial Deal with China, Delays Tariffs

China agreed to more than double its annual purchases of American agricultural products as part of t...

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

Drewry: Shipping Industry’s Benefits from US-China Trade War

Escalating trade hostilities between the US and China should result in higher volumes of intermediat...

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

Port of Los Angeles Argues Against New Tariffs on Chinese Goods

Tariffs would impact some 66 percent of all imports by value at the San Pedro Bay. ...

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

BDO: Shipping Confidence Slightly Down over Trade War Concerns

Ongoing concern over trade wars and increased regulation affected confidence levels in the shipping ...

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

Alphaliner: 2019 Box Throughput Growth Projections Slashed

Alphaliner has reduced its global container throughput growth estimate for 2019 from 3.6% to 2.5%. ...

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

Drewry: Latest Tariffs Weaken Transpacific Demand Growth Prospects

Demand growth prospects in the Transpacific drop in the aftermath of new tariffs. ...

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

Youroukos: Trade War Is the Best Thing that Happened to Container Shipping

George Youroukos, Executive Chairman of Global Ship Lease: The trade war has put the supply in check...

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

US Ports See Retail Imports Growth as Tariffs on Chinese Goods Are Delayed

The tariff increase has been put on hold while U.S.-China negotiations continue. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

iContainers: US-China Trade War, Brexit Exerting Huge Pressure on Ocean Freight

The outcomes of US-China trade war & Brexit to have significant repercussions on the ocean frei...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Driscoll: Port of Oakland Committed to Growth Despite Trade Wars

The Port of Oakland committed to a growth strategy in 2019 despite prevailing uncertainty in contain...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

China Announces Tariff Cuts

China plans to reduce tariffs on imports of more than 700 commodities as of January 1, 2019. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Good News for Bulkers as China Starts Buying US Soyabeans Again?

It remains to be seen whether continuation of the U.S. soybean sale to China would help raise Panama...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Navis: 6 Emerging Trends to Keep an Eye on

There are some emerging trends that owners should be watching closely. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

China and US Call a Tariff Truce for 90 Days

Trump and Xi Jinping put a break on the escalating trade war and shelve further tariff increases. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BIMCO: Trade War Has Taken Its Toll on US Soya Bean Exports

U.S. soya bean exports marked a 43 percent drop year-on-year during the first twelve weeks of the 20...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ICS: International Trade Not a Zero-Sum Game

Challenging of the proven benefits of multilateralism in global trade by the U.S. could pose serious...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BIMCO: South Korea Becomes Largest Long-Distance Importer of US Crude Oil

US crude oil exports to China drop to zero for the second month in a row. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Global Tanker Market Poised to Benefit from Iranian Supply Chain Dislocation

Euronav pointed to three caveats to a more positive outlook for the tanker market. ...

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

Scorpio Axes Nine-Month Loss on the Back of Trade War Aftermath

For the nine-month period Scorpio cut its loss from last year’s USD 58.7 million to USD 5.3 mi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago