Lloyd's List is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call UK support at +44 (0)20 3377 3996 / APAC support at +65 6508 2430

Printed By


Daily Briefing 25 July, 2017

HMM to close its LA container terminal after taking an interest in Long Beach site

Container line consolidation continues to shake up port operations as South Korean line decides to close its LA terminal leased from APMT
United States North America South Korea

Fuel hikes may pitch Greek ferries back into the red

Study says new environmental requirements also threaten nation’s much-diminished fleet 

Europe Greece Passenger

Ultra large containerships look set to dominate Asia-northern Europe trade

Vessels of 18,000 teu and greater will represent more than 60% of total capacity within 18 months, says SeaIntel
Asia Pacific Europe Containers

Somali piracy-terrorism link ‘historically weak’

Experts cite lack of historical evidence behind alleged terrorism connections
Middle East and Africa Somalia Yemen

Keppel/Sembcorp merger would make them more competitive, DBS analysts say

Downturn creates case for global shipyard consolidation
Asia Pacific Singapore Offshore

Leaking pipe on Polaris VLOC sends two seafarers to hospital

Filipino seafarers suffer burns as hot oil spurts from leaking pipe
Crewing People Safety

Tanjung Pelepas port launches $7.4m suit against Rising Star

MMC subsidiary claims over pollution caused by Trident Star oil spill


Asia Pacific Malaysia Singapore

AIG fined for sanctions violations

Insurance giant pays the price for deals in Iran, Cuba and Sudan despite guidance programme and exclusion clauses in some policies

North America Insurance Political Risk and Trade

Höegh LNG wins $230m FSRU financing

Company’s eighth unit will be delivered at the beginning of 2018
Europe Norway Energy

Liberty Prrudencia crew sent home

Long-running dispute over unpaid wages resolved and remaining crew repatriated
Crewing Law Asia Pacific


Daily Briefing 25 July 2017






Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts