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Latest From Ship Recycling

Tanker orderbook shows oversupply may ease sooner than expected

The large number of scrapping candidates points to a bright market outlook, VesselsValue analyst Court Smith says

International Tankers and Gas

Seatrade scrapping verdict is a 'wake up call' to shipowners

Shipowners can no longer afford to take a nonchalant approach to European ship recycling regulations, after a Dutch court handed out an unprecedented guilty verdict against Seatrade for violating EU waste laws. The decision, described as a “game changer” and a “wake up call” for owners, was the first successful prosecution against a shipping company under this regulation.

Europe Netherlands

Call for new German government to ratify Hong Kong convention

Europe-only regulations insufficient to guarantee safety and environment, Hartmann argues

Europe Germany

Germany and Greece scrap most vessels on Asian beaches

Figures from NGO Shipbreaking show at least 33 yard workers were killed in fatal accidents at beaching facilities in Bangladesh, India and Pakistan last year

Europe Germany

GMS denies involvement in Seatrade criminal case

NGO Shipbreaking Platform admits there is no confirmation GMS was the end buyer of four vessels

Ship operations

VLGC owners’ hopes rise on back of scrappages

Two 1990-built ships were demolished this month amid weak freight rates and firm scrapping prices

Tankers and Gas LPG
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