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Daily Briefing 18 July, 2017

Polaris identifies four VLOCs for special detailed inspections

Converted very large ore carriers will be subjected to a thorough survey at discharge ports

Dry Bulk Safety Ship operations

Lawsuits filed against George Economou’s DryShips

Class actions allege company made materially false and misleading statements

Europe Greece North America

Cyprus flag targets containerships

Turkish embargo is the elephant in the room preventing the Cyprus flag from joining world's top four, says ship register's acting director 
Europe Containers Regulation

Stellar Daisy accident investigation continues as search operations halted

Reasons for the loss of the ship and its crew are still not known

South Korea Casualty Dry Bulk

Liverpool2 to undergo expansion

Peel Ports to add over a dozen new cranes

Europe United Kingdom Ports and Logistics

KNOT finance chief to move to Seatankers

Øystein Kalleklev will begin work at Seatankers in October 

Europe Dry Bulk Tankers and Gas

Black Sea and east coast South American grain shipments boost handysize rates

Bulker charter activities in the Russia-China route may slow down as Russia considers new coal handling rules

Asia Pacific South America Dry Bulk

Yang Ming approves second share offering

Taiwanese company to issue 500m shares to existing shareholders, employees and the public

Asia Pacific Containers Finance

Peninsula Petroleum moves to fill Barcelona bunkers gap

Bunker supplier will base one of its barges to meet seasonal demand
Bunkers Ports and Logistics Spain

Last Word: Short and punchy

We'll keep it brief
International Insurance Cyber


Daily Briefing 18 July 2017






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