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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 maritime industry stakeholders on the need for the Federal Government to keep...

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Shipping not immune to a pandemic

  By Peter Sand, BIMCO Chief Shipping Analyst The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the outbreak of the novel coronavirus a pandemic. There is little...

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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 over alleged poor remuneration and terminal benefits of its...

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$1tr required to meet shipping’s 2050 decarbonisation goals — Study 

  A new study says it will cost at least $1trn to meet the shipping industry’s 2050 decarbonisation goals, much of it for land-based infrastructure and production...

Maersk Tankers, others team up to cut GHG emissions in shipping

Maersk Tankers, others team up to cut GHG emissions in shipping

  Maersk Tankers, Cargill and Mitsui & Co. have established a strategic collaboration to accelerate the reduction of global greenhouse gases (GHGs) within...

Maersk Tankers, others team up to cut GHG emissions in shipping

Maersk Tankers, others team up to cut GHG emissions in shipping

  Maersk Tankers, Cargill and Mitsui & Co. have established a strategic collaboration to accelerate the reduction of global greenhouse gases (GHGs) within...

UK doubles budget for cadets training

UK secures more funding for zero-emissions shipping drive

  The UK government is providing more funding for the development of new technology that would help bring the country closer to zero emission shipping. Maritime...

Shipping industry organisations call for progress on key sulphur cap issues at IMO

Shipping ‘extremely ill-prepared’ for IMO 2020

  Shipowners and operators are urged to immediately execute their respective Ship Implementation Plan (SIP) to prepare for the 2020 fuel sulphur regulation, which...

Britain plans European protection force for shipping in Gulf

Britain plans European protection force for shipping in Gulf

Britain on Monday said it was planning a European-led protection force for shipping in the Gulf after Iranian authorities seized a British-flagged tanker in a dramatic...

Maersk opens new possibilities in shipping of perishable goods

Maersk opens new possibilities in shipping of perishable goods

Maersk, the global integrator of container logistics, completed its first successful shipment of mangoes from Nhava Sheva in Mumbai, to Felixstowe, London. Exporter,...

Singapore remains world’s top shipping center

Singapore has topped the 2019 Xinhua-Baltic International Shipping Centre Development (ISCD) Index for the sixth year running, the Baltic Exchange said. The index...

Digital shipping register to launch in Denmark in 2020

Digital shipping register to launch in Denmark in 2020

Denmark has kicked off the process of becoming one of the first in the world to have a digital register of shipping. According to the Danish Maritime Authority (DMA),...