Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Maritime News

New Report Details Cabotage Laws from Around the World

Approximately 80% coastal member states of the United Nations have some form of cabotage laws governing foreign maritime activity in their domestic coastal trades, according to an independent analysis conducted...

September 25, 2018
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Monday, July 31, 2017
cargo ships at anchor in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
News

Brazil Ends Decades-Old Maritime Transport Pact with Chile

BRASILIA, July 31 (Reuters) – The cost of shipping goods between Brazil and Chile is expected to fall by about 5 percent with the 2020 expiry of a pact that...

July 31, 2017
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Thursday, September 3, 2015
Interesting

More Than 90% of Australian Seafaring Jobs At Risk Under Cabotage Reform Plan, Research Shows

  More than 90% of Australian seafarers working in the domestic trade will lose their jobs under the Abbott government’s plan to reform Australia’s newly-adopted cabotage laws, according to a...

September 3, 2015
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Monday, July 13, 2015
Interesting

MT Alexander Spirit Sit-In: Australian Crewmembers Ordered to Sail

  The Australian crew of a Teekay-operated oil tanker have been ordered to set sail for Singapore after Australia’s Fair Work Commission ruled that the crew’s sit-in was illegal. [contextly_sidebar...

July 13, 2015
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Monday, July 6, 2015
Interesting

Cabotage Unraveled – Striking Tanker Crew Gains Support in Australia

  About 200 people took to the streets of Devonport, Tasmania Monday in support of the Australian crew of an oil tanker who are refusing to sail after being told...

July 6, 2015
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