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Daily Briefing September 19 2018

Move revealed to review 2020 sulphur regulations | Trade wars will bring risk and opportunity for shipping | China retaliates after US imposes $200bn of new tariffs | Box port outlook dims amid trade war clouds | Maersk prepares for further integration of business

Daily Briefing

Latest Articles

IMO drafts safety guidelines for methanol use as marine fuel
Maersk to keep Hamburg Süd and Safmarine brands
Livestock vessel's crew abandon ship in Australia over pay claim
IUMI: Brexit means uncertainty for marine market, Turner says
Supply overhang casts shadow over boxship charter market
Sinotrans Shipping linked to possible privatisation
ABP aims for seamless trade with blockchain deal
Forwarders say sulphur surcharges are ‘blatant profiteering’
Bigger is not necessarily better in shipmanagement
Wallem names Frank Coles as new chief
IUMI: Endemic corruption in Africa hobbles insurers
Maersk confirms integration of Damco into Maersk Line
North Carolina ports to reopen 'by the end of the week'
China imposes 10% tariff on US gas imports
Move revealed to review 2020 sulphur regulations
ICS offers guidance on preparing for sulphur cap
UK box haulage squeeze is ‘a consequence of structural decline’
Noble to sell more bulkers under restructure
IUMI: Trade wars will bring risk and opportunity for shipping
Dry bulk owners remain upbeat about the market
Shipping investment trust targets $250m in London IPO
Maersk containership navigates Arctic route
Maersk prepares for further integration of business
Fall in Australian wheat exports aids tonne-miles
Box port outlook dims amid trade war clouds

The Lloyd's List Shipping Podcast

This week Lloyd’s List Editor Richard Meade is joined by our jet-setting journalist David Osler, who has been in Rotterdam talking no-deal Brexit implications before heading off to Cape Town for the annual marine insurance pow wow with IUMI.

 



Back on track

Linton Nightingale

 

Strong growth returns to the upper echelons of the container port premier league, with China leading the way

Port data

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The figures behind the rankings. Compare and contrast different ports across multiple years

Interactive rankings

 

View the interactive grid setting out the risers and fallers across the one hundred ports

 

 



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Audio

The Lloyd's List Shipping Podcast

This week Lloyd’s List Editor Richard Meade is joined by our jet-setting journalist David Osler, who has been in Rotterdam talking no-deal Brexit implications before heading off to Cape Town for the annual marine insurance pow wow with IUMI.

 

The Lloyd’s List Podcast: From Brexit to IUMI

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The Lloyd's List Podcast: SMM 2018

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The Lloyd's List Podcast: One Hundred Container Ports

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International Lloyd's List The Shipping Podcast Top 100 Ports

Webinars

Webinar: Autonomous shipping

Initial proposals for fully-autonomous shipping have reached the clear light of day: remotely-controlled merchant vessels will take longer to bring into operation than had been thought
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Webinar: Putting safety back where it belongs

Traditional attitudes to safety are to wait for an accident, then fix the problem. That’s no longer good enough. The industry is turning to a more proactive approach. Is this working?
Webinars Crewing Safety

 

 

Hot Topics

Making complex issues simple

Focusing on what matters to the market, understanding the forces that are shaping the industry

 

Sanctions

Hot Topic one stream Company News

European Commission (Zurijeta/Shutterstock.com)
Legal Focus: US-EU conflict on sanctions creates new compliance challenge for EU re/insurers

New US sanctions on Iran have become complicated by the EU’s blocking regime

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Legal Focus: US sanctions on Iran may spark European court battles

EU blocking statute may spark legal battles of aggressive US sanctions 

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The lifting of international sanctions helped to stimulate trade at the Iranian port in 2017
China circumvents US sanctions on Iranian oil

Analysts say that Iran’s oil exports may drop below 2m bpd in August

Cyber

Market Commentary

Defending shipping against cyber crime
The Lloyd’s List Podcast: Shipping debt, ransoms and making a ship one km in diameter
Cosco declares global networks ‘safe and stable’ after attack

The Intelligence

Shipmanagement:

Is size the key to survival?

The Intelligence HP Stream Company News

Fortress Greece prides itself on self sufficiency

The Marine Technical Managers Association marks its 20th anniversary this year

‘Middlemen’ shipmanagers brought in for regulatory compliance

Wilhelmsen Ship Management and Interorient open up on their approach to the sulphur cap and the future of data

Containers at a port
Size means little without outstanding customer service, say shipmanagement giants

Columbia’s O’Neil favours economies of scale, while Anglo Eastern’s Cremers underplays its importance, and Fleet Management’s Rajvanshy warns of disruption from potential corporate culture clash

On the bridge
Viewpoint: Hard to be the ideal husband

An increasing problem faced by many shipmanagers is a shortage in technical superintendents and fleet managers, people who need to be technically qualified and experienced in technical operations

 

 

Lloyd's List Containers

Summer forecast: 

Calm seas or doldrums?

 

Containers magazine HP stream Company News

Safmarine and Maersk containers
Maersk to keep Hamburg Süd and Safmarine brands

Rebranding of Sealand, Seago and MCC Transport will make it easier to promote Maersk’s deepsea and regional business, says Vincent Clerc

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Supply overhang casts shadow over boxship charter market

Alphaliner estimates container shipping's idle fleet is set to swell to more than 3% of the total operable fleet by the end of the year

Sinotrans Container
Sinotrans Shipping linked to possible privatisation

Hong Kong-listed company suspended its stock trading on Tuesday as it was awaiting an announcement in relation to a possible withdrawal from the stock market

Forwarders say sulphur surcharges are ‘blatant profiteering’

BIFA says the scale of some of the `very major increases' being introduced by some leading container shipping companies will get a negative reception

 

 

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Awards

Lloyds List Asia Pacific Awards

27 September, 2018, Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore

The awards provide a unique opportunity to network whilst celebrating achievements & successes shaping the future of shipping.

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Lloyd's List South Asia, Middle East & Africa Awards

27 November, 2018, Palazzo Versace Hotel, Dubai

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Lloyd's List Global Awards

Save the date: 11 December 2018

For the 21st year, the most influential awards in the maritime industry honour the best in shipping over the past year.

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