• .
    .
  • .
    .
  • .
    .
  • .
    .
  • .
    .

News

Thermal Coal Market Analysts Pinpoint Southeast Asia Region for Standout Growth

Thermal Coal Market Analysts Pinpoint Southeast Asia Region for Standout Growth

August 30th, 2016 - 4:00 pm | by maritimenews
Southeast Asian countries including Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam are seen as growth markets for the consumption of imported thermal coal in the years out to 2020, as coal-fired electricity is used to fuel their fast-growing...
New Agreement Boosts Indian Subcontinent Trade

New Agreement Boosts Indian Subcontinent Trade

August 30th, 2016 - 8:00 am | by maritimenews
Evergreen Line is teaming up with K Line, COSCO, Wan Hai and PIL to offer two new joint services between China and India from early September. Both will provide direct calls at Karachi and Mundra and will improve current transit...
Creditors Weigh New Hanjin “Self-Rescue” Plan

Creditors Weigh New Hanjin “Self-Rescue” Plan

August 30th, 2016 - 8:00 am | by maritimenews
Korea Development Bank expressed skepticism on Friday about a final “self-rescue” plan from Hanjin Shipping, leaving open the possibility that Hanjin could soon be put into receivership. KDB, Hanjin’s largest...
VTTI Says it Resumes Operations at Malaysia Terminal

VTTI Says it Resumes Operations at Malaysia Terminal

August 29th, 2016 - 4:00 pm | by maritimenews
Aug 27 VTTI, the storage unit of world’s largest oil trader Vitol, said late on Friday it has resumed operations at its Malaysia terminal ATT Tanjung Bin (ATB). “The suspension has been lifted. ATB will resume its...
Shanghai Tops List of Biggest Ports in 2015

Shanghai Tops List of Biggest Ports in 2015

August 29th, 2016 - 8:00 am | by maritimenews
The Port of Shanghai in China remained the world’s biggest container port for the second year in a row in 2015, according to statistics compiled by the Journal of Commerce. Shanghai increased its lead over second-place...
Maritime Crane News from Around the World This Week

Maritime Crane News from Around the World This Week

August 27th, 2016 - 9:00 am | by maritimenews
UK – JAPAN – FINLAND – VIETNAM – GERMANY – US – This week one story perfectly illustrates how fortunes have changed in the past century in the sphere of heavy engineering. Before she became the economic post war...
Chevron’s Saturation Divers at Work

Chevron’s Saturation Divers at Work

August 26th, 2016 - 4:00 pm | by maritimenews
Aquaman may be a comic book hero, but Chevron engaged real-life “aquamen” called saturation divers at two of our major capital projects offshore. Saturation diving allows divers to work at great depths for long periods of...