Thursday, February 2, 2023

Price Cap on Russian Refined Fuels Set to Disrupt Trade

By Swati Verma and Noah Browning Feb 2 (Reuters) – The European Union’s ban on imports of Russian refined oil products, including diesel

February 2, 2023
Total Views: 1607

Tuesday, January 31, 2023
lng tanker

Russia Boosted LNG Exports to Europe by 20% in 2022 -Refinitiv Data

MOSCOW, Jan 31 (Reuters) – Russia supplied Europe with some 17 million tonnes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) last year, up about 20% from 2021

January 31, 2023
Total Views: 888


Maritime Historian Explains Why Russia Can’t (Or Shouldn’t) Target This American Ship Carrying Tanks to Ukraine

gCaptain’s favorite maritime historian and volunteer fire captain behind the popular Youtube channel “What’s Going on With Shipping“

January 31, 2023
Total Views: 7055

Monday, January 30, 2023

Russian Crude Exports Flow to Asia

MOSCOW, Jan 30 (Reuters) – Asian markets are showing no let up in their demand for Russian oil, absorbing a big rise in seaborne exports of

January 30, 2023
Total Views: 2340

tanker in new york harbor

New York Gasoline Shortage Brews Amid Fallout From EU’s Russia Ban

By Chunzi Xu (Bloomberg) — New York and much of the East Coast are at risk of a gasoline shortage this summer as the European Union’s ban of

January 30, 2023
Total Views: 3081

Sunday, January 29, 2023

Russia Rules Out Talks With Japan On Fishing Near Disputed Islands

Jan 29 (Reuters) – Russia said on Sunday it will not hold annual talks with Japan aon renewing a pact that allows Japanese fishermen to operate near

January 29, 2023
Total Views: 2567

Saturday, January 28, 2023

Russian Antarctic Vessel Docks In South Africa As Green Groups Protest

JOHANNESBURG, Jan 28 (Reuters) – A Russian research vessel which has been prospecting for oil and natural gas in the Antarctic docked in South

January 28, 2023
Total Views: 6269

Thursday, January 26, 2023
Russian Oil Tankers

EU Considering $100 Price Cap on Russian Diesel

By Ewa Krukowska, Alberto Nardelli and Jack Wittels (Bloomberg) — The European Union is floating a plan to cap the price of Russian diesel at $100 a

January 26, 2023
Total Views: 709

Thursday, January 19, 2023

Coast Guard Monitoring Russian Surveillance Ship Off Hawaii

The U.S. Coast Guard is reporting that in recent weeks it has been monitoring what is believed to be a Russian surveillance ship off the Hawaiian Islands.

January 19, 2023
Total Views: 5444

Wednesday, January 4, 2023

Putin Deploys Frigate Carrying New Hypersonic Missiles in Atlantic

By Guy Faulconbridge MOSCOW, Jan 4 (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin sent a frigate to the Atlantic Ocean armed with new generation

January 4, 2023
Total Views: 3603

Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Germany Imports First LNG at New Floating Terminal

By Anna Shiryaevskaya (Bloomberg) — Germany received its first shipment of liquefied natural gas — from the US — at a new floating terminal in the

January 3, 2023
Total Views: 2994

Monday, January 2, 2023
US Navy humanitarian food aid ship

A Deep Dive Into Shipping And Famine

This editorial dives deep into the devastating effects of shipping on global starvation. Uncover how the marine transportation of fertilizer and food is

January 2, 2023
Total Views: 3765

Thursday, December 29, 2022
lng ship

Japan Insurers to Continue Offering War Coverage for LNG Shipping in Russian Water -Report

TOKYO, Dec 29 (Reuters) – Japanese insurers are expected to continue providing marine war insurance which covers the sinking and requisition of

December 29, 2022
Total Views: 1097

Wednesday, December 28, 2022

Ship Insurers’ Exodus From Russia-Ukraine Trades Gathering Pace

By Alex Longley and Alaric Nightingale (Bloomberg) — A host of shipping insurers altered their policies for 2023 to exclude claims linked to Russia’s

December 28, 2022
Total Views: 1324


Russia and China Hold Naval Drills in East China Sea

MOSCOW, Dec 28 (Reuters) – Russia and China have completed naval drills in the East China Sea, after a week of joint exercises which included

December 28, 2022
Total Views: 1080


Ship Insurers to Cancel War Cover for Russia, Ukraine from January 1

By Carolyn Cohn and Jonathan Saul LONDON, Dec 28 (Reuters) – Ship insurers said they are cancelling war risk cover across Russia, Ukraine and

December 28, 2022
Total Views: 4403

Tuesday, December 27, 2022
lng carrier

Japan Asks Insurers to Retain Cover for LNG shippers in Russian Waters

TOKYO, Dec 27 (Reuters) – The Japanese government has asked insurers to take on additional risks to continue providing marine war insurance for

December 27, 2022
Total Views: 694

Monday, December 26, 2022

Head of Russia’s Admiralty Shipyards Dies Suddenly

Dec 24 (Reuters) – A major Russian shipyard that specializes in building non-nuclear submarines said its general director had died suddenly on

December 26, 2022
Total Views: 4088

lng ship bunkering in fog

Japan’s LNG Buyers Check How Shipping Insurance Halt Will Affect Supplies

By Shoko Oda and Tsuyoshi Inajima (Bloomberg) — Japan’s buyers of Russian liquefied natural gas are assessing how imminent changes to shipping

December 26, 2022
Total Views: 757

Thursday, December 15, 2022

Commodity Shippers Nearing Insurance Cliff for Vessels to Russia

By Steven Arons, Áine Quinn and Alex Longley (Bloomberg) — Some of the biggest names in ship reinsurance are days away from ceasing to cover key

December 15, 2022
Total Views: 1118