United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) announced a new Indian Subcontinent Mediterranean Express Service (IMEX), providing its customers with optimal coverage from the Arabian Gulf, Indian Subcontinent and Red Sea into West Mediterranean.
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The NYK Group has completed its Sail On Safety winter safety campaign, which ran from December 1, 2015, through January 31, 2016.
DNV GL will be the main sponsor of the 15th International Conference on Computer and IT Applications in the Maritime Industries (COMPIT), which takes place from 9–11 May 2016 in Lecce/Italy.
The Aurora Australis has been successfully refloated and has made its way out of Mawson harbour.
Completed within just three months, the new 8.5 km (5.2 mile) access channel directly links the East Port Said port complex to the Mediterranean Sea, eliminating the need for vessels heading to the Suez Canal Container Terminal (SCCT) to wait 6-8 hours for a time window between vessel convoys transiting the canal.
Contract awards for Mexico’s first-ever deep water oil auction covering ten potentially lucrative blocks will take place on Dec. 5, oil regulator CNH said on Friday, a tender that will test investor interest amid a worldwide price slump.
Peru’s anti-trust regulator said Friday it had started a sanctions procedure against 17 shipping companies it suspects of having fixed prices together for years on goods moved between the country’s Callao port and Asia.
The U.S. investigation into the deadly sinking of the El Faro cargo ship during a hurricane last fall shifted direction on Friday, as the Coast Guard wrapped up its initial public hearings on the accident that killed all 33 people onboard.
China on Friday adopted a new law on deep sea exploration, state media said, the country’s latest move to cement its status as a seagoing power.