Five shipping companies form K-Alliance

  Five South Korean container shipping companies are establishing the Korean Maritime Movement Alliance (K-Alliance) in…

Nigeria ranks dismal 48 in global merchant shipping fleet

  Nigeria’s shipping sector contributed an insignificant 1.6 million tonnage to the world’s merchant shipping fleet…

IMO approves extra steps to curb shipping emissions

  The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) on Tuesday approved measures to boost energy efficiency in vessels…

Shipping to end 2020 better than expected — Moody’s

  The rating agency Moody’s has revised its outlook for the shipping industry from negative to…

Shipping orderbook shrinks to 17-year low on COVID-19 impact

  Newbuilding orderbook across all ship types has touched its lowest point in 17 years against…

Intertanko condemns EU emissions decision on shipping

  Intertanko has reacted with concern over the European Parliament’s vote earlier this week to include…

Hydrogen, ammonia, biofuels to fuel 80% of shipping by 2070

  The International Energy Agency (IEA) forecasts that biofuels, ammonia and hydrogen meet more than 80%…

Nigeria, Korea pledge to deepen cooperation in shipping

  Nigeria and South Korea have agreed to intensify their collaboration in trade and shipping development.…

COVID-19 exerts severe impact on shipping in Europe — Report

  Survey results show that important segments of the European shipping industry are heavily impacted, and…

SAN says shipping, port operations vital to containing COVID-19 pandemic 

  The Shipping Association of Nigeria (SAN) has added its voice to calls made by other…

Shipping not immune to a pandemic

  By Peter Sand, BIMCO Chief Shipping Analyst The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the outbreak of the…

Union issues 21 days ultimatum to shipping companies over salaries 

  The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has issued a 21-day ultimatum to shipping companies…

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