COVID-19


Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Maritime News

Virus Fears Prompt Shipping Restraints on Vessels From China

By Aaron Clark (Bloomberg) — Vessels and trains coming from China are in focus as nations take steps to halt the spread of a deadly coronavirus that

February 4, 2020
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Maritime News

Japan Screens 3,700 on Quarantined Cruise Ship after Coronavirus Case

By Sakura Murakami and Naomi Tajitsu TOKYO, Feb 4 (Reuters) – Health screening began on Tuesday for some 3,700 passengers and crew aboard a cruise liner

February 4, 2020
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Monday, February 3, 2020
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Maritime News

VLCC Rates Slump as Coronavirus Hits China Oil Demand

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February 3, 2020
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Friday, January 31, 2020
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Maritime News

Coronavirus Hammers Bulk Shipping

(Bloomberg) — The coronavirus crisis in China has hammered many markets this month. None may have felt a bigger impact than freight.

January 31, 2020
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Ship Scrubbers
Maritime News

Coronavirus Seen Slowing Scrubber Installs in China

TOKYO/SINGAPORE, Jan 31 (Reuters) – Shipping companies may face delivery delays of vessels fitted with exhaust gas filtering equipment that

January 31, 2020
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Thursday, January 30, 2020
Costa Smeralda quarantined
Maritime News

Passenger on Blocked Italian Cruise Ship Tests Negative for Coronavirus – Health Ministry

ROME, Jan 30 (Reuters) – Tests on a passenger from Macau aboard a cruise liner blocked in an Italian port confirmed on Thursday she did not have

January 30, 2020
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Maritime News

Update: Coronavirus Ruled Out on CMA CGM Containership

Update: The sick crew members on board the CMA CGM Ural have recovered and coronavirus has been ruled out, according to a spokesperson with CMA CGM. 

January 30, 2020
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The Costa Smeralda cruise ship is docked at the Italian port of Civitavecchia
Maritime News

Thousands Kept on Costa Cruise Ship Amid Coronavirus Scare

ROME, Jan 30 (Reuters) – Some 6,000 people are being kept on board an Italian cruise ship as tests are carried out on a passenger from Macau to see

January 30, 2020
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