Maersk CEO Calls For End to Shipping Subsidies

Maersk CEO Calls For End to Shipping Subsidies
Costas Paris April 26, 2018 https://www.wsj.com/articles/maersk-ceo-calls-for-end-to-shipping-subsid...

Soren Skou, head of the world’s biggest container ship operator, says government backing of carriers is creating overcapacity, distorting markets and pricing

Gold Galleon Hacking Group Plunders Shipping Industry

Gold Galleon Hacking Group Plunders Shipping Industry
Lindsey O'Donnell April 18, 2018 https://threatpost.com/gold-galleon-hacking-group-plunders-shipping-indu...

Seafarer hid on ship after pirate attack

Seafarer hid on ship after pirate attack
BY NIKLAS KRIGSLUND 25.04.18 at 12:58

One seafarer has been found in good condition on board a Dutch vessel which was attacked by pirates in Nigeria over the weekend. There has been no success contacting the 11 kidnapped crew members.

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Cargo ship collides with dock in Argentine grains hub Rosario

Cargo ship collides with dock in Argentine grains hub Rosario
Maximilian Heath April 26, 2018 https://www.reuters.com/article/us-argentina-grains/cargo-ship-collides-...

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - A cargo ship collided with a dock on the Parana River in Argentina’s grains hub of Rosario on Wednesday, causing a slowdown of activity at terminal 6 in the port of General San Martín and raising soymeal prices.

CO2 emissions for shipping: greater digital standardisation & sharing needed

CO2 emissions for shipping: greater digital standardisation & sharing needed
26/04/2018 https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/co2-emissions-for-shipping-greater-...

Shipping can sail past Brexit but UK must keep spending

Shipping can sail past Brexit but UK must keep spending
25/04/2018 https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/shipping-can-sail-past-brexit-but-u...

As befits an island nation with a long tradition of sea-faring adventures and an even longer coastline of 11,000 miles, the UK’s maritime industry is one of our most successful.

Technology wave set to lift shipping industry

Big Read: Technology wave set to lift shipping industry
23 Apr, 2018

Globalisation has brought the most advanced trading networks the world has seen, with the biggest, fastest vessels, robot-operated ports and vast computer databases tracking cargoes. But it all still relies on millions and millions of paper documents.

That last throwback to 19th-century trade is about to fall.

A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S and other container shipping lines have teamed up with technology companies to upgrade the world's most complex logistics network.

Compensation regime for Hazardous and Noxious Cargoes a step closer - IMO

Compensation regime for Hazardous and Noxious Cargoes a step closer - IMO
2018 April 24 http://www.en.portnews.ru/news/257116/

Canada and Turkey on Monday (23 April) deposited their instruments of ratification to the 2010 Protocol to the International Convention on Liability and Compensation for Damage in Connection with the Carriage of Hazardous and Noxious Substances by Sea, 1996 (2010 HNS Convention), IMO said in its press release.

Winners announced at International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards in Geneva

Winners announced at International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards in Geneva
24/04/2018 https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/winners-announced-at-international-...

Last night, the International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) revealed the 2018 winners of its prestigious International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards at a high-profile ceremony in Geneva.

Cargo ship sank in Yangtze estuary, 3 crew drowned

Cargo ship sank in Yangtze estuary, 3 crew drowned
Mikhail Voytenko April 25, 2018 http://maritimebulletin.net/2018/04/25/cargo-ship-sank-in-yangtze-estuar...

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