Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Djibouti’s International Investment Projects set a new pace for Economic Emergence

On 22 February, the Republic of Djibouti terminated the DCT (Doraleh Container Terminal) concession, in which DP World is a shareholder and operator. This...

Mega Containerships to Pave the Future of Liner Shipping

International liner shipping is a sophisticated network of regularly scheduled services that transports goods from anywhere in the world to anywhere in the world...

Exclusive Interview with Steve Felder – Managing Director – India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal,...

Container shipping in India has witnessed a paradigm shift over the past five years. From Indian ports steeling themselves to combat logistic impediments, to...

India’s Iron Ore Exports Hit as China’s Demand & Imports Plunge

India’s iron ore exports fell by 21pc in the 2017-18 financial year that ended 31 March, hit by weak demand for low-grade fines in...

Posidonia 2018 Sets Sail Today, Shipping Industry Upbeat

Posidonia 2018, the world’s leading shipping exhibition, is being inaugurated today, Monday 4 June, at the Athens Metropolitan Expo and will last until 8...

US Tariffs Sparks Outrage, Allies Hit Back: Global Trade War Feared

Donald Trump campaigned hard against China for razing the United States on trade. However, within a span of 18 months into his presidency, Trump...

India’s Shipping Policy and Relaxation in Cabotage Rules

In a major decision last week, India’s Ministry of Shipping (MoS), relaxed the cabotage law issuing a General Order, under which it is now...

Fuel Prices Surge: Shipping Companies Levy Emergency Bunker Surcharges

The shipping fuel has become increasingly costly as global crude oil prices have returned to peaks not reached since 2014, lifted by the United...

How Galileo Became the MCA Flag-ship Maritime Academy in Asia – CEO Anthony H...

Anthony H Gould, AFNI FRGS CEO of Galileo Maritime Academy, Phuket, relates his amazing journey that culminated in the establishment of the MCA Flag-ship Maritime...

Seafarers Wage ~ Much Room for Improvement

90% of all the world’s trade is dominated by the maritime industry and crewing the world’s roughly 52,000 ships are approximately 1,647,000 seafarers. Most...