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COVID-19: Fact Suppression or Careless Under-reporting?

By David Hammond 03-31-2020 07:55:13

Human Rights at Sea CEO David Hammond shares his thoughts on recent evidence presented to the charitable NGO for what he says appe...

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Report Released on Seafarer Crushed by Cargo Hatch

By The Maritime Executive 03-31-2020 07:06:39

The Accident Investigation Board Norway has released its report on the death of a crew member on board the fish carrier Rohav, sta...

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MSC Introduces Mid-Transit Storage Sites for EU-Bound Containers

By The Maritime Executive 03-31-2020 05:51:59

In a sign of the disruption that the COVID-19 pandemic has created for Asia-Europe trade, number-two ocean carrier MSC a...

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Coronavirus Pandemic Disrupts Global LNG Market

By The Maritime Executive 03-31-2020 04:24:00

Top U.S. LNG producer Cheniere Energy Inc. has issued an expression of interest in purchasing six shipments of liquefied natural g...

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2M Alliance Announces Deep Cuts to Asia-Europe Services

By The Maritime Executive 03-30-2020 09:55:48

Maersk and MSC, the world's largest ocean carriers and the two primary partners of the 2M alliance, have implemented deep cuts...

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Australia Contracts Replacement for Aurora Australis

By The Maritime Executive 03-30-2020 08:28:51

The Australian Antarctic Division will use the ice-class multipurpos vessel Everest to resupply its Antarctic stations and su...

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Maersk Starts Eastbound Train Service from St. Petersburg to Asia

By The Maritime Executive 03-30-2020 08:17:05

The first Eastbound train on Maersk’s AE19 service was dispatched from St. Petersburg port in the eastward direction on Marc...

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Stena Bulk Tests One Hundred Percent Biofuel in Tanker

By The Maritime Executive 03-30-2020 12:58:35

Stena Bulk is preparing to test run an MR tanker on 100 percent biofuel.   The fuel is the MR1-100 bio-fuel oil, produced f...

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COVID-19: People, Livestock at Risk from Live Export, Says NGOs

By The Maritime Executive 03-29-2020 05:53:46

Animal welfare NGOs across Europe are trying to get the live export industry suspended in response to risks they say the trade pos...

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US Coast Guard, Paris and Tokyo MOUs Issue Guidance on COVID-19

By The Maritime Executive 03-27-2020 11:52:18

The USCG, Paris and Tokyo MOUs have issued information on guidance regarding the difficulties the international shipping and trans...

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