Wednesday, January 13, 2021
lng carrier

LNG Cargo Prices Rising Faster Than Bitcoin

By Anna Shiryaevskaya, Andy Hoffman, Stephen Stapczynski and Sergio Chapa (Bloomberg) — After years building out export capacity and hiring traders, producers of liquefied natural gas and commodity trading houses are...

January 13, 2021
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018
shipping containers
Maritime News

Commodities Shipper Seeks $150 Million to Start Digital Coin

By Isis Almeida (Bloomberg) — The shipping agency that struck the first freight deal settled in Bitcoin is now seeking $150 million to launch its own cryptocurrency. Prime Shipping Foundation,...

February 20, 2018
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Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Bitcoin and blockchain

Bitcoin Used to Settle First Freight Deal

By Isis Almeida (Bloomberg) — Cryptocurrencies are making inroads into food commodity trading. The first freight deal settled in Bitcoin was executed last month on a vessel carrying wheat from...

January 24, 2018
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Saturday, January 20, 2018

The Most Expensive Cruise Ever – Cryptocurrency Geeks Lose Millions While Aboard Ship

By Blake Schmidt (Bloomberg) When 600 cryptocurrency enthusiasts set sail from Singapore on Monday night for their second annual Blockchain Cruise, the price of Bitcoin was hovering comfortably above $13,500....

January 20, 2018
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Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Maritime News

Bitcoin Makes First Appearance in Shipping as Ukrainian Firm Plans Deal

By Manisha Jha (Bloomberg) — A Ukrainian shipping company will start accepting payment in bitcoin — an early sign that the cryptocurrency could be used in international commodity trading. Varamar...

November 29, 2017
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