dry bulk shipping

Thursday, June 14, 2012
bet scouter

Cash-Strapped, Seanergy Maritime Sells Bulk Carrier to the Scrap Yards

Greek shipowner Seanergy Maritime Holdings (NASDAQ:SHIP) announced the sale of their 1995-built, 172,173 DWT Capesize bulk carrier, BET Scouter, now destined

June 14, 2012
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Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Scrapped – MOL Cuts 20 Capesize Bulkers

TOKYO – Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. announced their plans today for the scrapping or cold lay-up of 10 to 20 Capesize bulkers in consideration of this

June 13, 2012
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Tuesday, June 5, 2012
green dolphin
Ship Design

Interesting Ship – The ‘Green Dolphin’ Bulk Carrier Concept

New Fuel-Efficient Handysize Bulk Carrier Concept Design Uses Existing Technologies to Achieve Fuel Efficiency and Operational Flexibility By Per Wiggo

June 5, 2012
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Thursday, May 24, 2012
eastern opal AMP asia maritime pacific

Hong Kong-Based Drybulk Companies Unite | OSL Holdings Ltd Merges with Asia Maritime Pacific

Asia Maritime Pacific Ltd and OSL Holdings Ltd announced that as of 17 May 2012 the two companies have merged their Hong Kong-based operations. The new merged

May 24, 2012
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Tuesday, May 22, 2012

China Rongsheng Christens VLOCs for Oman Shipping, Delivers Another to Vale

China Rongsheng Heavy Industries this week christened the first two 380,000 DWT Very Large Ore Carriers (VLOCs) built for Oman Shipping Company, as well as

May 22, 2012
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COSCO 57000 dwt bulk carrier guangdong
Engineering News

COSCO Shipyards Deliver Three New Bulk Carriers to Asian Clients

COSCO Corporation (Singapore) Limited announced today that their subsidiaries, COSCO Shipyard Group Co., have delivered three bulk carriers to Asian buyers

May 22, 2012
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Monday, May 21, 2012

Captain Found Guilty in MARPOL Misstep

The former captain of a Panama-flagged bulk carrier M/V Gaurav Prem that discharged hundreds of plastic pipes into the ocean, has been convicted by a jury in

May 21, 2012
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2nd Iron Ore Transshipment Vessel Announced by VALE

Vale has announced the construction of a second floating iron ore transfer station in Subic Bay, Philippines. These transfer ships facilitate the transfer of

May 21, 2012
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Thursday, May 17, 2012
Taharoa Destiny
Engineering News

Mitsubishi Heavy Delivers Iron Sand Slurry Ship Bound for New Zealand

On May 11, NYK accepted delivery of the Taharoa Destiny, a new 175,000 DWT class vessel dedicated to the transport of iron sand slurry from New Zealand. Never

May 17, 2012
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deepak johar wilhelmsen ships service

A New Import Era in India, Wilhelmsen Ships Service Stands Ready

– by Deepak Johar, General Manager for Wilhelmsen Ships Service, India As local fuel supplies dwindle and the Indian subcontinent’s power demands

May 17, 2012
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Saturday, May 12, 2012
ore carrier ship

UK P&I – Ban on Mineral Exports from Indonesia?

The UK P&I Club has announced that legislation has been passed in Indonesia which purports to place a ban on the expert of minerals from Indonesian ports,

May 12, 2012
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Friday, May 11, 2012

Vessel Expenses Outweigh 42% Revenue Growth at Navios Maritime, S&P Lowers Outlook

(Dow Jones) Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services lowered its rating outlook on Navios Maritime Acquisition Corp. (NNA) to negative from stable,

May 11, 2012
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Thursday, May 10, 2012

Glencore: Commodities Demand “Remains Healthy Across the Globe”

LONDON -(Dow Jones)- Commodities titan Glencore International AG(GLE.LN) Wednesday reported mixed first quarter output across commodity products and said its

May 10, 2012
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Monday, May 7, 2012
ship freight rates

A Crazy Roller Coaster Ride…Importers and Exporters May See Doubled Freight Rates by 2015

-By Can Fidan, MTS Logistics As we all know, the current situation in the shipping world is that there is a large lack of demand against the current overall

May 7, 2012
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Wednesday, May 2, 2012
shipbreaking chittagong Naquib Hossain

Baltic Dry Index Could Be Supported with Scrapping of 50 Million Deadweight Tons

SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–The Baltic Dry Index, the bellwether gauge of rates for ship dry commodities including grains, iron ore and coal, will likely find

May 2, 2012
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Saturday, April 28, 2012
tian luhai cosco china

COSCO: Dry Bulk Capacity Forecasted to Outpace Demand, Losses Widen

  SHANGHAI (Dow Jones)–China Cosco Holdings Ltd. (1919.HK) said Thursday that its net loss widened in the first quarter as its dry-bulk shipping

April 28, 2012
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Friday, March 30, 2012

Diana Shipping Continues Buying Spree

Hot on the heels of yesterdays announcement from NYSE-listed dry bulk shipowner Diana Shipping (NYSE: DSX) calling for the constructing of two ice class

March 30, 2012
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Thursday, March 29, 2012

Diana Shipping Orders Two Ice-Class Dry Bulk Carriers from China

Leading dry bulk shipowner Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) announced today its plans for the construction of two new icebreaking bulkers from China

March 29, 2012
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Friday, March 16, 2012
Ore Pantanal Ore Fabrica vale brasil

New Maritime Additions to the Iron Ore Trade, Vale’s Ore Fabrica and Mitsui’s Tom Price

Bedeschi, an Italian company specializing in bulk loaders and unloaders gives us a first look at the Ore Fabrica, the world’s largest floating dry bulk

March 16, 2012
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Monday, March 5, 2012

ClassNK Revises Guidelines Following Loss of MV Vinalines Queen

On Christmas day 2011, the nickel-ore carrier, Vinalines Queen, and her crew of 22 seafarers went missing in the western Pacific Ocean.  No trace of the ship

March 5, 2012
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