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Adam Sharpe

Adam Sharpe is the Deputy Managing Editor of Lloyd’s List.

He was previously Publishing Director for IEG Vu and IEG Policy, Editor of Agra Europe, and held senior reporting roles for market-leading publications such as The Public Ledger and Foodnews.

Before he became a journalist, Adam worked in the marketing industry for leading UK and multinational companies. He has a BA (Hons) degree in management from the University of Brighton.

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The week in charts: Libyan oil exports stall and trapped tanker finally sails

The blockade on crude export ports in the east of Libya continues to have a severe impact on the country’s exports, while a suezmax tanker trapped in Venezuelan waters since January 2019 has finally discharged its cargo and sailed away.

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From the News Desk: How is the coronavirus affecting shipping?

Spot rates in container shipping markets have weakened substantially despite an increase in blank sailings by carriers, while the volume of idle capacity in the world boxship fleet continues to grow.

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DP World to be delisted from Dubai stock exchange

Nasdaq Dubai-listed port operator DP World will return to private ownership as parent company Dubai World seeks to reduce sizeable debt

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The week in charts: Containerised trade growth slows and scrubber installations

Global containerised trade in 2019 experienced a significant slowdown in growth, according to full-year figures

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Lloyd’s List Awards 2020: Recognising and rewarding excellence

Established over two decades, the Lloyd’s List Awards provide an unrivalled platform to celebrate innovation, leadership and excellence in shipping

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From the News Desk: Coronavirus impact, carbon plans and UK freeports

While some in the sector at first seemed uncharacteristically relaxed about the potential of the coronavirus outbreak to cause major disruption to shipping markets, events in the past week have proven that initial apathy was somewhat misplaced.

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