Remembering the U.S. Merchant Marine's Sacrifice in a Time of Crisis

By Burt Shearer 04-06-2020 07:28:00

Posted in: Maritime

As our nation contends with the coronavirus pandemic, parallels have been drawn to the civilian response to WWII. I was struck the...

Op-Ed: Call Someone Who is Alone

By Jason Zuidema 04-03-2020 08:21:41

Posted in: Shipping

That we all crave social contact has become painfully clear in the past weeks – we do not do well in self isolation, especia...

Why Has Armed Robbery Declined off Venezuela?

[By Lydelle Joubert] Venezuela has the largest known oil reserves in the world, with 302 billion barrels of proven reserves rep...

Coronavirus Hits Sustainable Aquaculture

[By Zhang Chun] The damage to China’s aquaculture sector caused by coronavirus could be far-reaching as customers from th...

Japan Scales Back its Whaling Program

[By Daniel Hurst] Even before the coronavirus pandemic began to dominate the news, and as Australia’s bush fires took mo...

Cruise Lines Prepare For The Future

Three weeks into its suspension of operations, the cruise industry had hoped to be planning for at least a partial return to servi...

High-Speed L-Band Helps Argentine Navy Yacht Compete

The Argentine Navy sailing yacht Fortuna III recently finished first in the XXVI Oceanic Regatta Buenos Aires - Rio de Janeiro 202...

Weathering the Storm of COVID-19: Advice for Seafarers

In response to the global pandemic COVID-19, seafarers are in a vulnerable position. Seafarers are the lifeblood of the world econ...

Forecast Dry Bulk Earnings Show Light at the End of the Tunnel

By VesselsValue 04-01-2020 02:46:04

Posted in: Shipping

The well documented trough in dry bulk earnings in 2020 are forecast to reverse. VesselsValue's new Forecast Earnings module s...