Monday, May 11, 2020
Maritime News

Riverbank Collapse Disrupts Shipping on Argentina’s Parana River

By Lucila Sigal BUENOS AIRES, May 10 (Reuters) – Ships transporting cargo from Argentina’s Rosario grain hub through the Parana River are having to reduce their cargoes after a bank...

May 11, 2020
Total Views: 50

Friday, November 30, 2018
general cargo bulk ship
Maritime News

Spoils of Trade War: Argentina Loads Up On Cheap U.S. Soybean

By Hugh Bronstein and Karl Plume BUENOS AIRES/CHICAGO, Nov 30 (Reuters) – A ship named the Torrent is nearing the end of a 5,000-mile trip carrying soybeans from the U.S. Great...

November 30, 2018
Total Views: 18

Saturday, May 5, 2018
argentine grain exports
News

Ship Runs Aground Causing Delays on Argentina’s Parana River Near Rosario

By Maximilian Heath BUENOS AIRES, May 4 (Reuters) – Around 60 ships faced delays on Friday near Argentina’s grains hub of Rosario after a vessel on the Parana River ran...

May 5, 2018
Total Views: 15

Friday, February 9, 2018
News

Ship Queue Grows as Truck Strike Slows Argentina Grain Exports

BUENOS AIRES, Feb 9 (Reuters) – Some 93 cargo ships were waiting to load soy and corn from Argentina’s main exporting hub of Rosario on Friday, more than a week...

February 9, 2018
Total Views: 3

Thursday, December 28, 2017
argentine grain exports
News

Explosion Kills One at Argentine Grain Port

By Hugh Bronstein and Maximiliano Rizzi BUENOS AIRES, Dec 27 (Reuters) – An explosion at a grains terminal in Argentina owned by China’s COFCO International on Wednesday killed one employee,...

December 28, 2017
Total Views: 5

Friday, November 17, 2017
missing ara san juan sub
News

Argentine Navy Loses Contact with Submarine Off Patagonia

BUENOS AIRES, Nov 17 (Reuters) – An Argentine military submarine with 44 crew members on board was missing at sea in the South Atlantic on Friday, prompting a massive search...

November 17, 2017
Total Views: 15

Thursday, February 16, 2017
argentine grain exports
News

Argentina’s Rising Grains Production Strands Vessels in River Traffic

By Hugh Bronstein ROSARIO, Argentina, Feb 16 (Reuters) – When a boat carrying soy oil destined for India ran aground on the Parana River near Buenos Aires in late January,...

February 16, 2017
Total Views: 20

Thursday, June 2, 2016
News

Argentine Navy Ship Damaged in Collision With Tanker

An Argentine Navy patrol ship has been damaged after dragging anchor and colliding with a tanker in strong winds near the Puerto Belgrano Naval Base in Argentina. Local media reports...

June 2, 2016
Total Views: 40

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Interesting

Argentina Coast Guard Chases, Sinks Chinese Fishing Vessel

BUENOS AIRES, March 15 (Reuters) – Argentina’s coast guard has sunk a Chinese trawler that was fishing illegally within its territorial waters, the coast guard said on Tuesday, marking a...

March 16, 2016
Total Views: 43

Thursday, June 11, 2015
NASA Visible Earth: Falkland Islands
News

Cameron “Robustly Defended” Britain’s Ownership Of Falkland Islands

[contextly_sidebar id=”x6Pv4wanLtS0EiIyFmfgmyZqTom96gtR”](Bloomberg) U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron and Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner asserted their countries rights to the Falkland Islands as they traded diplomatic barbs across the Atlantic...

June 11, 2015
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
News

LNG Carriers Line Up Off Argentina as Energy Demand Misjudged

Ships loaded with liquefied natural gas are lining up off the coast of Argentina after the government overshot winter orders, with a lack of storage facilities forcing the nation to pay daily fees to each vessel.

October 7, 2014
Total Views: 2

Thursday, March 13, 2014
Maritime News

Argentina’s Largest Grain Export Port Faces Week-Long Bottleneck After Grounding

Argentina’s largest grain exporting port in Rosario could remain blocked for about a week after a ship ran aground in the main channel of the Parana River, the Port and Maritime Chamber manager said.

March 13, 2014
Total Views: 5

Thursday, October 24, 2013
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News

Total to Lead $1.2 Billion Gas Exploration Project off Tierra Del Fuego

Oct. 24 (Bloomberg) — Total SA, Europe’s second most valuable energy company, will lead a $1.2 billion project to produce natural gas off the coast of Tierra del Fuego in...

October 24, 2013
Total Views: 8

Friday, June 7, 2013
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Uncategorized

China Expands Shipment Of Genetically Modified Corn

(Reuters) – Argentina has sent its first major cargo of genetically modified (GMO) corn to China, where demand for grain-based animal feeds is growing as the country’s emerging middle class...

June 7, 2013
Total Views: 5

Monday, May 20, 2013
Ports

Argentina’s Main Grains Ports Paralyzed By Labor Strike

Port workers in Argentina's main grains hub of Rosario went on strike over wages on Monday, slowing exports from the world's No. 1 soymeal and soyoil supplier.

May 20, 2013
Total Views: 1

Thursday, January 24, 2013
Incidents

Retired Argentine Warship Sinks While Moored

An Argentine navy warship made famous for its role in the Falklands War has sunk, Argentina’s Navy confirmed this week. According to a Navy statement, the ARA Santisima Trinidad –...

January 24, 2013
Total Views: 27

Thursday, December 27, 2012
Uncategorized

Wide-Roaming Chinese Fishing Vessels a Cause for Concern

By Chuin-Wei Yap And Sameer Mohindru China’s growing hunger for seafood is testing relations with other countries and worrying foreign officials and scientists over the potential damage its massive fleet...

December 27, 2012
Total Views: 6

Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Uncategorized

Argentina Nabs Two Chinese Ships on Illegal Fishing Charges

By Shane Romig BUENOS AIRES–Argentina’s coast guard has detained two Chinese ships as it steps up efforts to prevent illegal fishing in its waters. The fishing ships are currently being...

December 26, 2012
Total Views: 2

Friday, October 19, 2012
Navy

Tall Ship Detention: Argentina Does Not Negotiate With “Vulture Funds”

BUENOS AIRES–Argentina’s government pledged on Friday to exhaust all legal measures to free a navy training ship detained in Ghana at the request of creditors seeking to collect on defaulted...

October 19, 2012
Total Views: 26

Thursday, October 4, 2012
Interesting

Argentina Gets Schooled on What Happens When You Don’t Pay Your Debts

(Bloomberg) — Argentina received a reminder this week that the consequences of reneging on its creditors extend far beyond the bond market. A court in Ghana, the West African nation sandwiched between...

October 4, 2012
Total Views: 8