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July 28, 2022
Exim Indiaweb site
  • ECGC introduces scheme providing enhanced export credit risk insurance cover up to 90 pc for small exporters
  • IMO supports Maritime SheEO
  • Bahri Line signs contract with Caterpillar to launch new liner service to Indonesia's Jakarta
  • States won't lose control over minor ports: Sonowal
  • More lines adopting Hazcheck Detect
  • You ask.. We answer...
  • Russia-Ukraine conflict, soaring crude oil prices & tightening global financial conditions causing weak rupee against dollar
  • IMF revises down India's GDP growth to 7.4 pc in FY23
  • CMA CGM Group finalises acquisition of GEFCO

The Loadstarweb site
JULY 27, 2022
  • Carriers 'must commit to berthing windows' as N Europe ports see volumes fall
  • Another blow for Hong Kong, as cross-border trucking comes under pressure again
  • Analysis: UPS - the last shot left
  • UPS cuts Amazon volumes - and heads for 'upstream delivery density'
  • FedEx suspends some Sunday deliveries - unlikely to appease angry contractors
  • Indian shippers face new cost hike with heavyweight container surcharges
  • DSV and K+N boast growing air cargo volumes, boosted by acquisitions
  • Ambitious Spanish start-up Trucksters uses AI to halve transit times
  • M&S buys distribution specialist Gist as it launches supply chain revamp
  • USWC dockers' union and employers agree contract milestone

Marine Logweb site
JULY 27, 2022
  • New York State releases third competitive offshore wind solicitation
    New York State Gov. Kathy Hochul today announced the release of New York's third competitive offshore wind solicitation, seeking enough clean, renewable energy to power at least 1.5 million New York homes.
  • CNO's vision for hybrid future fleet: 350 manned ships and about 150 large unmanned platforms
    Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Mike Gilday has released Navigation Plan 2022 to the fleet. It aims to outline how the U.S. Navy "will build, maintain, train, and equip a dominant
  • Suderman & Young orders further tugboat at Master Boat Builders
    Master Boat Builders, Inc., Coden, Ala., has booked a contract to build a new tugboat for Suderman & Young Towing Company of Houston, Texas. The shipyard currently has three tugs under construction
  • Grain export agreement could see 65% of Ukraine's seaborne capacity reopen
    There are at least a few hopeful signs that seaborne exports of Ukrainian grain could resume within days. Under a deal brokered by Turkey on July 22, bulkers will be escorted to

Lloyd's Listweb site
JULY 27, 2022
  • Release for Iranian hostage tankers not yet assured, say Greek officials
    Lawyer for crew families pleads for priority to be given to seafarers' lives rather than oil or sanctions as ordeal...
  • Ukraine grain corridor readies first shipments
    Plans are currently underway for the departure of the first ships carrying Ukrainian grain along the newly agreed maritime corridor
  • Dry bulk forward curve flattens after hype
    High expectations at the start of 2022 for the third and fourth quarters in particular, emulating last year's trend, have...
  • Ardmore Shipping reports record second quarter with rates already 53% higher over July
    Europe's energy crisis, which is driving product tanker rates higher, to persist, say Ardmore Shipping executives
  • Furetank boosts Vinga-class tanker orderbook
    New 17,999 dwt tanker is due for delivery in July 2024 and will be able to utilise LNG or liquefied...
  • No sea change from US regulatory reforms
    Despite the political rhetoric surrounding its introduction, OSRA22 has limited ambitions. The process of implementing it will take time before...
  • CMA CGM and MSC buy more secondhand boxships
    MSC has bought a pair of nine-year-old post-panamax boxships that it previously had on time charter, while CMA CGM buys...
  • Court of Appeal to decide on Oaktree bareboat terminations
    Syrian businessman designated by OFAC appeals against forfeiture, arguing the ships are nearly paid off
  • Columbia gambles on Monaco as shipmanagement aims for high-fliers
    The manager's ESG report is a bold initiative that reflects core values and emphasises transparency. When it comes to clarifying...
  • China Merchants Port Group moves ahead with $1.6bn private placement plan
    The proceeds of the share sale will be used to repay debt and replenish working capital
  • EEXI and CII should drive a 'mindset of continuous benchmarking'
    The manager's fleet performance centre will ensure voyage optimisation and CII compliance while increasing vessel energy efficiency. BSM is rolling...
  • Mexico could be a green fuel powerhouse, says GMF
    A report by the Global Maritime Forum and University College London says Mexico is uniquely placed to help green shipping...
  • Lianyungang Port appoints Yang Long as new chairman
    Previous chairman, Ding Rui, formally submitted his resignation in June
  • Daily Briefing
    Russia and China behind 'high-risk' mid-Atlantic tanker transfer hub | Flag states still failing to submit casualty reports | Gambia's...

The Journal of Commerceweb site
JULY 27, 2022
  • Shippers, truckers plead for FMC per diem relief amid NY-NJ empty box backlog
  • US LTL trucking 'in a good spot': ODFL CEO
  • Uneasy labor talks put US rail transport of energy-related project cargo at risk
  • Peter Schauer, founder of NVOCC Orion Marine, dead at 81
  • ILWU-PMA deal on health benefits shows progress in West Coast talks
  • Truckload executives see US capacity under pressure
  • Tive targets cold chain, last mile with cheaper, smaller tracking device

TradeWindsweb site
JULY 27, 2022
  • Navios Partners to follow big acquisition with $100m stock buyback plan
  • Safe Bulkers buys back stock after quarterly profit surges 55%
  • Navios Partners swells further with $835m purchase of parent company's 36 bulkers
  • Germany expected to be in top three for LNG demand growth in next ten years
  • Green Seas: As talk of cutting carbon at sea increases, so do emissions
  • Imperial Petroleum betrays name with bulker additions as it records small profit
  • Panamax bulker rates on South America's east coast 'not improving' as volatility persists
  • Fincantieri racks up $237m loss as war and write-offs hit home
  • Ardmore back to profit as product tanker rates rally ever higher
  • Russia slashes European gas supplies as US tops LNG export pack
  • Production on Golar's FLNG unit Hilli to be inched higher as gas prices soar
  • Russian rockets go against the grain for Black Sea shipments
  • Ukraine's silver seafarer generation for hire during war
  • India set to import more Russian crude in July than China
  • Africa Express Line orders conventional reefers in Japan
  • BRS: what happens to tanker markets if the Ukraine war lasts into 2025?
  • Ukraine grain exports face 'ongoing threats' from unstable Russia
  • Adnoc L&S in major Middle East consolidation move as it snaps up offshore player
  • 'Admin oversight': Braemar in technical breach of UK dividend law
  • UK competition authorities to review Viasat's Inmarsat takeover bid
  • Defiant Rosneft starts work on Russia's largest tanker terminal
  • Turkish tanker arrested after suffering fire off Russia
  • TotalEnergies LNG carrier time charter chatter rumbles round market
  • Norway's Viken continues sell-off with suezmax to Swiss-based buyer
  • Pilbara eyes offshore wind as it looks to reduce dependence on iron ore

American Shipperweb site
JULY 27, 2022
  • Gulftainer 'on course for major growth'
    UAE-headquartered port operator Gulftainer says it has turned a "poorly performing past two years into a significantly positive first half of 2022."
  • DHL Express kicks off Munich airport expansion, Brazil freighter service
    DHL is expanding its airport infrastructure in Germany and dedicated route network in the Americas to support growing trade volumes.
  • Lufthansa cargo shipments slowed by ground staff strike in Germany
    European airports have experienced plenty of headaches this summer. A strike at Lufthansa is adding to congestion and frustration.
  • Farnborough's freighter fiesta: Cargo at center of air show action
    Boeing landed some freighter contracts at the big Farnborough air show but wasn't the only manufacturer making sales on the cargo front.

The Bunker Bulletinweb site
JULY 27, 2022
  • Mexico can become green marine fuels hub in Latin America: research
    Mexico should aim to become a supply hub of green marine fuels in Latin America, sitting close to main shipping lanes and home to abundant renewable resources, University College London and nonprofit Global Maritime Forum said.
  • Petroecuador awards Freepoint 12-cargo fuel oil sell tender
    Petroecuador sold Freepoint a total of 2.28 million barrels of fuel oil No. 6 in June and July, delivered in 12 cargoes of 190,000 barrels each (plus or minus 10%).
  • BRAZIL DATA: Higher run rates boost refinery output 8.9% on year in June
    Brazil registered an 8.9% year-on-year increase in refinery output in June as state-led oil company Petrobras boosted capacity utilization rates to meet growing demand for diesel and gasoline in Latin America's largest economy, the National Petroleum Agency, or ANP, said July 27.
  • US DATA: Diesel stocks mostly stable except in Atlantic Coast
    US diesel inventories were largely stable during the week ended July 22 as production and demand were little changed, data released by the US Energy Information Administration July 27 showed.
  • US DATA: Stable residual fuel oil stocks suggest balanced supply, demand
    US ending residual fuel oil stocks in the week ended July 22 rose 0.3% to 29.3 million barrels, US Energy Information Administration data showed July 27.
  • Vopak sees oil storage interest continuing into H2 2022 amid market volatility
    High prices and low inventories mean the near future is murky for oil storage, but stocks started creeping up in the second quarter, albeit from a low base, and this should continue into the second half of the year, tank storage company Royal Vopak said July 27.
  • Ardmore MR freight earnings triple as energy crisis deepens product tanker dislocations
    Physical supply-demand dislocations in the oil products and clean tanker markets, coupled with global low product inventories amid an energy crisis driven by the Russia-Ukraine conflict tripled Ardmore Shipping's time-charter equivalent earnings for Medium Range tankers so far in 2022.
  • OIL FUTURES: Crude rallies as US inventory draw, Europe gas shortage underscore global supply risks
    Crude futures settled higher July 27 amid a focus on global supply concerns following a decline in US crude stocks.
  • Global maritime emissions continue to rise across shipping sectors: SSY
    Carbon emissions from international shipping have continued to rise this year with growth in "nearly all" sectors, according to London-based shipbroker Simpson Spence Young, better known as SSY.
  • Zhoushan delivered/ex-wharf marine fuel 0.5%S spread shrinks to 4-month low as stocks build
    The spread was last narrower at $11/mt on March 16, S&P Global data showed.
  • FUJAIRAH DATA: Oil products stocks at one-year high with fuel oil in demand
    In all, fuel oil exports from Fujairah were at an estimated 4.75 million barrels in the week started July 18, the most since November 2021. More supplies have been coming in from Russia, Iraq and, recently, Oman.
  • European fuel oil exports to Asia rebound
    VLSFO differentials have also weakened in Europe, despite a small move upwards in price on July 26. 0.5%s barge prices were assessed at $734/mt on July 26, up from $717/mt July 25.
  • Platts corrects July 27 Singapore crack spread assessments for August
    S&P Global Platts has corrected the July 27 Singapore product swap crack spread assessments against Dubai crude for August.
  • Bangladesh August HSFO imports likely to be capped at July levels: source
    The newly imposed austerity measures during summer will not only lead to some of the HSFO-fired power plants to run at a lower capacity, but some of them are also likely to be shut to save cost, Karim added.
  • Indonesia launches B40 road trials to raise blending mandates
    The country has already undertaken multiple measures such as removing export levy and relaxing domestic market obligation rules among other measures to counter falling prices and surging stockpiles, aiming to boost export sales.
  • Panama June bunker fuels sales rise on month; moderate advance in H1
    Total bunker sales in the Latin American hub reached 433,973 mt in June, a 3% or 12,701 mt, increase from May and 15.1%, or 56,820 mt, higher than in the same month in 2021. The volume, however, is still lower than the 486,614 mt record high registered in December 2021.

Inaugurato il nuovo impianto per il caffè verde di Pacorini Silocaf nell'area retroportuale di Vado Ligure
Vado Ligure
Con una capacità di stoccaggio di 27.000 tonnellate, è il più grande al mondo per questa tipologia di merce
Nel secondo trimestre il traffico dei container nei terminal portuali di Contship Italia è diminuito del -4,5%
Complessivamente i terminal della capogruppo Eurokai hanno movimentato tre milioni di teu (-4,0%)
Porto della Spezia, avviata la seconda fase della gara per il nuovo molo crociere a Calata Paita
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L'offerta tecnica ed economica dovrà essere presentata entro il 7 novembre
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Giovedì a Roma sarà celebrato il venticinquennale della Federazione del Mare
Verranno presentati il VI Rapporto sull'economia del mare e il volume “Cinquant'anni di economia marittima in Italia: evoluzione e prospettive tra XX e XXI secolo”
Dal 23 al 27 giugno alla Spezia si terrà la settima edizione di Seafuture
La manifestazione internazionale è dedicata alla Blue Economy e alle innovazioni nel settore navale e marittimo
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China starts importing to Turkey via BTK
China started shipping dried fruits to Turkey via the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway.
Thessaloniki port starts tender process for extension of Pier 6
(Athens Macedonian News Agency - AMNA)
A tender was issued for a first-stage.
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