Reefer container freight rates continue to outperform the dry cargo trade, despite an unprecedented contraction in reefer seaborne trade last year, and this divergence is
bound4blue, the European technology developer of automated wind-assisted propulsion systems for the maritime transport based in Spain, has secured a €15.9M Series A funding round
TT Club, the specialist international freight insurance provider, is seeking greater emphasis on the critical dangers of toxic gas emissions associated with lithium-ion battery fires. The
The outlook for shipping finance remains positive, with a great number of lenders from banks to funds and leasing houses
KR (Korean Register) granted an Approval in Principle (AiP) for a 200K CBM Class Ultra-Large Ammonia Carrier using ammonia fuel.
Major UK maritime insurers, the UK P&I Club and TT Club have signed up for Safetytech Accelerator’s Cargo Fire &
As a workshop exploring the relationship between energy efficiency and underwater radiated noise from shipping closes September 19 at the
KR (Korean Register) has awarded an Approval in Principle (AIP) to Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) for “design and test procedures for implementing cyber resilience of
The International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) presented its analysis of the latest marine insurance market trends at its annual conference in Edinburgh, Scotland, September
Shipping moves International Trade and the Global Economy. The events post 2020 saw how critical shipping was to trade and the daily life of consumers
Opening this week’s International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) annual conference in Edinburgh, Scotland, President Frédéric Denèfle expands and explains the conference common theme of
Damen, DNV and NAPA are taking a step forward in ship design processes by using the new Open Class 3D Exchange (OCX) standard to streamline
According to the new Green Steel and Shipping Report by the Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI), addressing steel emissions is critical to decarbonizing across the ship
The Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) has July 21 adopted the Clean Energy Marine Hubs Initiative (CEM-Hub) at a summit in Goa, India. The platform brings
The International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC), a mutual insurer that provides professional indemnity cover for transport intermediaries operating in the marine, offshore, renewable and aviation
Cargo liquefaction still remains the greatest contributor to loss of life associated with bulk carrier losses while grounding remains the main cause of ship losses,
Shipping is an endeavor fraught with risks. Where there are risks, there will be claims. The shipping professional must know how to prepare for risks
The governments of Australia and Indonesia on June 14 announced the completion of two facilities in Jakarta, Indonesia, to improve safety measures across the maritime
Global cargo handling association ICHCA announces a new member from the key ship-owning community. Gearbulk and Grieg Maritime joint venture, G2 Ocean is seeking to share
Rozul Reef and Escoda Shoal, two features in the West Philippines Sea, appeared lifeless, with almost no signs of life.
Emotional offenses may soon be outlawed in Communist China. In September 2023, the legislature of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP)
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