Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Ports

Waterways Are Drying Up Making Navigation Difficult In Key South American Crop-Shipping Ports

The South American drought that’s helping push Wheat, Corn, and Soybean prices to multiyear highs isn’t just threatening crops, but also the ability to haul them on waterways that are drying up....

April 27, 2021
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Monday, April 26, 2021
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Ports

Bulk Copper Prices Soar During Chile Port Strike

In Chile, a group of port workers this week began protests against the government’s pandemic relief policies, threatening near-term supplies and contributing to higher commodity prices. (Bloomberg) Copper’s stunning rally...

April 26, 2021
Total Views: 1290

Thursday, December 29, 2016
News

Chilean Navy Sailors Accused of Secretly Filming Female Crewmates

SANTIAGO, Dec 29 (Reuters) – Chilean authorities said on Thursday they are investigating allegations that female sailors were secretly videotaped in their quarters on a naval vessel and that those...

December 29, 2016
Total Views: 24

Friday, May 16, 2014
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Maritime News

Chile Plans New Port, Seeks To Boost Innovation

SANTIAGO, May 16 (Reuters) – Chile president Michelle Bachelet said on Friday her center-left government was planning the development of a “big scale” port in the center of the copper-exporting...

May 16, 2014
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Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Maritime News

Chile Assesses Damage After Massive Quake, Tsunami

By Anthony Esposito and Rosalba O’Brien SANTIAGO, April 2 (Reuters) – Chilean authorities on Wednesday were assessing the damage from a massive earthquake that struck off the northern coast, causing...

April 2, 2014
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Sunday, April 7, 2013
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Ports

Most Chilean Ports Back to Normal, But Strike Resumption Possible

Reuters – Most ports in Chile were returning to normal operations on Saturday after an extended strike that slammed the No. 1 copper producer’s exports. However, the central port of...

April 7, 2013
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Friday, April 5, 2013
Ports

Chile Port Strike Widens

Bloomberg – Chile’s port strike is expanding and costs are mounting, prompting the government to warn it threatens to trigger shortages of basic goods and drive up prices. State-owned copper miner...

April 5, 2013
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Friday, July 6, 2012
gasatacama lng carrier
News

Chile Betting on Future US LNG Exports? Offshore Regas Terminal Project Awarded to Golar LNG

(Dow Jones) Northern Chile power producer GasAtacama SA awarded Golar LNG Ltd (GLNG, GOL.OS) the construction and operation of an offshore liquefied natural gas regasification terminal, the company said. In about a...

July 6, 2012
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Friday, May 11, 2012
CSAV
Finance

Losses Continue at Chilean Shipping Company CSAV

SANTIAGO -(Dow Jones)- Chilean shipper Compania Sudamericana de Vapores SA‘s (VAPORES.SN) first-quarter loss widened to $205 million compared with a loss of $186 million a year earlier, the company said in...

May 11, 2012
Total Views: 3

Thursday, December 15, 2011
News

Maersk Supply Service orders two vessels in Chile

Maersk Supply Service has signed a contract with Chilean shipyard Asenav for two innovative new offshore vessels with an option for – up to – four additional vessels. The project...

December 15, 2011
Total Views: 3