Feb 22, 2018 7:41 PM by
Will van 't Hek
When more lashings than needed are applied to a cargo on board, unnecessary costs have been made and valuable time has been lost....
Feb 10, 2017 2:16 PM by
During January – a month when all eyes were on oil production cuts – exports leaving the Middle East Gulf (MEG) r...
Jan 29, 2017 7:44 PM by
As Canada’s largest port, Vancouver B.C has always been big on shipping. Now they have their sights set on becoming a world-...
Nov 25, 2015 1:34 PM by
Having returned from a lengthy business trip to Europe, one has the feeling that something is different this time with the shippin...
May 19, 2015 5:45 PM by
The dry bulk market has been in the doldrums for so long now that talks for a market recovery resemble the biblical story of Lazar...
Apr 29, 2015 8:32 PM by
The Maritime Executive
By Siri Wennevik and June Ho
Shipping loans, including export credit financing and lease financing, have been the traditional s...
Apr 10, 2015 11:25 AM by
Since the initial collapse of the shipping industry in the second half of 2008, many remedies have been proposed for a market reco...
Apr 8, 2015 4:46 PM by
The spectacular collapse of oil prices in the past nine months has generated much buzz and fanfare (see chart below). Investo...
Mar 21, 2015 8:02 PM by
The news coming out of the People’s Congress, that concluded last week in Beijing, sent mixed signals to the international m...
Mar 18, 2015 5:32 PM by
The present state of the dry bulk market has caught many people in shipping by surprise; the wave of the orderbook getting de...