Piracy in Somalia is making a comeback and the Gulf of Guinea remains the world’s most active hotspot for crew kidnappings, latest data shows.
The new 690 hectare facility is equipped with ultra-modern facilities that can accommodate 100,000 dwt vessels and this USD$590M project was started in 2015.
Nor-shipping, one of the most important maritime events, attracts people from around the globe. On this occasion, VesselsValue has put together an infographic looking at Norway as a ship owning nation.
Investigations are underway for two explosions in shipyards of Cartagena which killed at least six people and injured 22 others. Watch the video.
To make the new film about the Polar Code, an IMO team visited the Ocean Diamond en voyage in the Antarctic.
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has revised its vision for Port 2060 and is launching a new video to depict how the sustainable future of cargo handling will look like in the year 2060.
In less than two months, the Day of the Seafarer 2017 will be celebrated across the globe with a special focus on ports and seafarer centres.
In total, the value of all cross-border cargo movement between the US and its NAFTA partners Canada and Mexico fell 3.4% to $1.069 trillion.