Bulk Carrier Trends
German shipbuilding has made a significant turnaround. The country’s shipbuilding industry has seen increases in the number of employees, orders and deliveries compared to 2013,
Algoma Central Corporation announces $160 million investment in fleet expansion and fleet renewal
Algoma Central Corporation announced that it has acquired
The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, edged higher on Friday on increased rates for bigger vessels.
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) has signed a contract covering construction of four next-generation "FLEXIE" car carriers at Minaminippon Shipbuilding Co., Ltd.
The Hamburg-headquartered shipping line Hamburg Süd was hit by the economic downturn on the carrier's key markets in Brazil, Argentina and Venezuela.
The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, slipped on Thursday primarily due to lower demand for capesize vessels.
North American building products company United States Gypsum Corporation (USG) announced that it has entered into agreements to sell two gypsum carrying ships.
Australia's Newcastle port, the world's biggest marine coal export terminal, will reopen later on Thursday after shutting down earlier this week due to a heavy storm, according to the port.
Coal miner Peabody Energy Corp reported a 5.5 percent fall in quarterly revenue due to lower prices and weak Chinese demand.
The company's revenue fell to $1.
Vessel previously grounded in St. Lawrence Seaway refloated, navigational channel open. The vessel ran hard aground after suffering a steering casualty, and at
The Global Shippers Forum (GSF) has joined forces with the Baltic International Maritime Council Organisation (BIMCO) to launch the BIMCO/GSF SERVICECON container shipping contract.
Vessel introduction on track for fourth quarter of 2015
Rand Logistics, Inc. announced the launch of its new vessel forebody. The new forebody, built by Chengxi Shipyard Co.
A 603-foot bulk carrier ran aground in the St. Marys River near De Tour Village, Michigan, early Wednesday.
The motor vessel Mississagi, a Canadian-flagged bulk carrier with a load of stone,
The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, fell slightly on Wednesday on lower capesize rates.
The overall index,
With key dates looming - 2016 NOx compliance and a 2018 review of fuel availability ahead of a global cap for SOx emissions, LR’s new guidelines and updated technical
Coal port shut since Monday night; seven coal ships waiting to leave, ship queue undisclosed.
* Newcastle coal futures price up 10 pct this week (Adds coal terminal operator comments)
UPDATE: U.S. Coast Guard responding to vessel aground in St. Lawrence Seaway
The U.S. Coast Guard reports it is continuing its response Tuesday to a 621-foot
The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, rose on Tuesday primarily because of higher rates for the large vessel segments.
U.S. miner Arch Coal Inc reported a smaller quarterly loss as the company kept a tight leash on costs amid falling prices.
The company's net loss narrowed to $113.
Northwest Indiana celebrates opening of gateway to global markets
The arrival of the 655-foot bulk carrier M/V Irma at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor signals