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TEN continues to eye LNG carriers as ‘growth priority’

A significant rise in the LNG shipping market is one of the factors cited by Mr Tsakos for belief that the company will end the current year in the black despite a loss-making first quarter.

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Daily Briefing June 18 2018

IMO reform push attracts heavyweight support | Swedish Club's underwriting calls praised | The Lloyd's List Podcast: the migrant crisis | Lloyd’s List Asia Pacific Awards 2018 — enter now

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Latest Articles

Nordea head of shipping Kjelsrud to join rival SEB
China may have to reverse coal restrictions
Navios Containers to buy up to 9 ships for $390m, files for IPO
NYK orders new ship for coal transport
TEN continues to eye LNG carriers as ‘growth priority’
Rescue vessel docks in Spain as Italy blocks two more ships carrying migrants
CSIC executive under anti-graft investigation
IMO reform push recruits leading flag states
Capital Product Partners signs period charters for four tankers with Petrobras
The Interview: Arjun Batra
Asia Pacific port infrastructure innovation to be recognised at Lloyd’s List Awards
ICS’s Hinchliffe targets European migration strategy
US announces 25% tariff on set of Chinese goods
The Lloyds List Podcast: Migrant Crisis
Latin American trade facing World Cup ‘hangover’
Dorian rejects BW LPG’s merger proposal, citing undervaluation
Swedish Club's underwriting calls praised, despite ‘tight’ combined ratio
Capesizes need Brazilian iron ore to raise its game
Maersk brings down shutters on Chilean equipment factory
Schulte to launch $120m ship fund
Genco in $141m buying spree for four bulkers
International Seaways closes six-VLCC deal with Euronav
Blockchain-based marine insurance platform tries to recruit users
Political forces curb tanker trades with Iran again
ESC condemns emergency bunker surcharges as price signalling
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Face-off over sulphur cap is turning ugly

With just 18 months until the sulphur cap goes live, shipowners have issued a challenge to IMO. Who will blink first?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carrier reliability: A day late and a dollar short

Carriers are beginning to look for solutions to container shipping’s worsening service reliability. But will the remedy be worse than the disease?
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Lloyds List Podcast: Migrant Crisis

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The Lloyd's List Podcast: Live from Posidonia, Day 4

On today’s podcast we are joined by some of the industry’s leading analysts from BIMCO, NS Lemos and DVB Bank.

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The Lloyd's List Podcast: Live from Posidonia, Day 3

On today’s podcast we are joined by another special guest — Stephen Gordon, managing director of Clarksons Research Services

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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?
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Sanctions

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Political forces curb tanker trades with Iran again

Recurring scenes for both crude and product tanker owners as sanctions hit Iran trades, while booming LPG trade could also suffer a blow

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HHI delays IRISL newbuilds amid sanction fears

Newbuildings expected to be delivered in the second quarter of this year remain on the orderbook

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More carriers move to avoid Iran sanctions

CMA CGM and Hapag-Lloyd seek to avoid being caught up in new sanctions campaign by US

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No workaround for Iran sanctions, even for EU owners, experts argue

China and India have acceded to pressure from Washington and will not jeopardise dollar-denominated business

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SMW: Singapore agreements unveil digital agenda for the future
Wärtsilä hails ‘world first’ ferry autodocking trials
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Greeks step on the gas

LNG fleet surges as owners also splash on tankers and dry bulk

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The Interview: George Prokopiou

As owner of the second-largest fleet in Greece, George Prokopiou's appetite for innovation has been proved on more than one occasion, whether modernising his ships, entering the LNG market or embracing Chinese shipbuilders. Opportunities are always there, he believes

Long-term bull on LNG shipping lays out his vision

Macro growth and scale in an evolving market bode well for LNG shipping’s pioneer, and a potential adoption of LNG as transportation fuel could just be the icing on the cake

Forced to choose the Marshall Islands over Greece

Poseidon Shipping's Spyros Eleftheros identified a shortage of crew from Greece as the main culprit of the Greek flag losing vessels

Greek seafaring at a crossroads

A revitalised interest in a career at sea collides with increased financial obligations for Greek seafarers

 

 

Lloyd's List Containers

Container Lines: Bronson Hsieh 

A calm hand at the helm

 

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Navios Containers to buy up to 9 ships for $390m, files for IPO

The owner has agreed to buy 5 ships which are expected to be delivered in the third quarter and has options to buy 4 more ships. When the 5 vessels are delivered in the third quarter, Navios Containers will control 30 vessels totaling 166,388 teu with an average age of 9.8 years


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Latin American trade facing World Cup ‘hangover’

Brazilian and Mexican imports grew by a respective 19% and 8% in the first quarter of 2018

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Maersk brings down shutters on Chilean equipment factory

More than 1,200 jobs to go after box builder struggles with reefer overcapacity

Schulte to launch $120m ship fund

The fund takes a conservative leverage approach and intends to distribute dividends regularly

 

 

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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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27 November, 2018, Palazzo Versace Hotel, Dubai

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