Friday, August 30, 2019
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Maritime News

INTERCARGO Expresses ‘Deep Concern’ Over Missing Nur Allya Loaded with Nickel Ore

The International Association of Dry Cargo Shipowners (INTERCARGO) is once again urging shipowners, operators and crews to exercise extreme caution when loading nickel ore and other cargoes known to liquefy...

August 30, 2019
Total Views: 29

Thursday, August 29, 2019
nur allya
Maritime News

Search Continues Missing Ship Carrying Indonesia Nickel Ore

The search is continuing off the coast of Indonesia for the missing bulker carrier Nur Allya and its 25 crew members more than a week after its disappearance. According to...

August 29, 2019
Total Views: 25

Monday, August 26, 2019
nur allya
Maritime News

Bulker Carrying Nickel Ore Goes Missing Off Indonesia

A bulk carrier reportedly carrying nickel ore has gone missing off the coast of Indonesia sparking fears over the fate of the ship and its 25 crew members. A major...

August 26, 2019
Total Views: 31

Friday, October 13, 2017
emerald star bulk carrier
Interesting

Nickel Ore Liquefaction Eyed in Bulker Sinking Off Philippines; 11 Crew Members Missing

Eleven crew members of a Hong Kong-flagged bulk carrier are missing after their ship sank Friday off the coast of Philippines in what appears to be a possible case of nickel...

October 13, 2017
Total Views: 196

Monday, July 20, 2015
Maritime News

Nickel Ore Liquefaction Causes Bulker Grounding in Philippines

  The liquefaction of nickel ore cargo is being eyed in the grounding of a Singapore-flagged bulk carrier in the Philippines. The Philippines Coast Guard reports that the MV Alam...

July 20, 2015
Total Views: 13

Thursday, June 26, 2014
iron ore loading
News

Dry Bulk Ship Rates Poised for Record Low on Indonesian Ore Ban

Freight rates for the biggest vessels to navigate the Panama canal are poised to slump to a record because of Indonesia’s ban on exports of nickel and aluminum ore, according to an operator of the ships.

June 26, 2014
Total Views: 5

Monday, June 2, 2014
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Maritime News

China Builds Sulawesi Smelters as Ore Export Ban Cuts Jobs

June 3 (Bloomberg) — Since Indonesia banned ore exports, the global nickel industry has been rocked by surging prices, Chinese workers like Zhang Qi Guang are building smelters in Sulawesi...

June 2, 2014
Total Views: 38

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
nickel ore indonesia
Maritime News

Nickel Is Best Bet for Barclays as Indonesian Export Ban Looms

Nickel, the worst performing base metal this year, offers investors the best opportunity for advances in early 2014 as Indonesia is poised to halt the export of mineral ores, according to Barclays Plc.

December 10, 2013
Total Views: 2

Friday, August 16, 2013
Incidents

World’s Most Dangerous Cargo Eyed in Bulker Sinking Near Hong Kong

The 190-meter bulk carrier which sank off the coast of Hong Kong during Typhoon Utor earlier this week has been reported to have been carrying nickel ore, widely regarded as the world's most dangerous cargo.

August 16, 2013
Total Views: 126

Monday, June 3, 2013
Incidents

Nickel Ore: Russian Roulette At Sea

By Alexander Healey Panama finally reveals what happened to three bulkers lost in 2010. But little action is being taken to improve safety for seafarers. Ever had the urge to...

June 3, 2013
Total Views: 20

Thursday, May 23, 2013
Blog

Bulk Trade-Off: Blood for Money in Indonesia

On February 17th of this year, the Harita Bauxite sank off Cape Balinao in the South China Sea. Of the twenty-four men aboard, only nine survived. The sea can be...

May 23, 2013
Total Views: 76