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PIL gets environmental Ship Index certification for its 500K TEU fleet

PIL gets environmental Ship Index certification for its 500K TEU fleet

  As explained, this is a major milestone for the ship owner and operator ahead of the transition towards the International Maritime Organization (IMO) sulphur cap...

Alphaliner raises fresh hopes for container shipping recovery 

Alphaliner: Containership giants to continue driving fleet growth

Over the last decade, overall containership fleet growth has been driven by demand for larger ships – a trend that is not expected to be reversed soon, according to...

Greeks remain world's largest shipowners with fleet worth $99.6bn

Greeks remain world’s largest shipowners with fleet worth $99.6bn

By Jite Eriabie   Led by Greek owners, the global fleet continued to grow in 2017, albeit at a slower rate than for most of the last decade. Though life remains...

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Newbuilds could push idle containership fleet to 1m TEU 

Although the idle containership fleet has dropped below 500,000 teu it could pass the 1m teu level by the turn of the year as an onslaught of newbuildings hits the...

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Shipping corporation of India modernizes fleet

The Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) has rejuvenated its outdated fleet slashing its age by almost a half. “Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) has replaced most...

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World fleet has grown 50% since crisis, says Clarksons

The world fleet has grown 50% since the financial crisis in 2008 and now stands at some 9,000 ships of 1.2 billion gross tonnes and 1.8 billion deadweight currently...

Drewry: No respite for multipurpose fleet until 2018  

The demand outlook for the multipurpose vessel (MPV) fleet has not improved since the first quarter of 2016 and is set to remain unchanged until the end of 2017 due to...