ZIM Trials Blockchain Bill of Lading

By MarEx 2017-11-20 18:41:29

Israeli container shipping company ZIM has conducted a pilot test of a paperless Bills-of-Lading based on blockchain technology, the first of its kind led by an ocean...


Maersk Line Appoints New President for North America

By MarEx 2017-11-20 16:48:11

Maersk Line has appointed Omar Shamsie as the new president of Maersk Line in North America effective December 1, 2017.   His most recent position was president...


U.K. Develops Autonomous Systems Code of Practice

By MarEx 2017-11-19 15:19:44

The U.K. has launched an Industry Code of Practice for the design, construction and operation of autonomous maritime systems. The Code covers autonomous and...

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BBC Looks at Seafarer Mental Health

By MarEx 2017-11-14 16:57:38

The BBC has produced a film that looks at the pressures faced by people working at sea, expressed through the eyes of an Ethiopian seafarer. In the storyline, Amaha Senu...


Brazil's Live Export Animals Stabbed and Slashed

By MarEx 2017-11-11 19:28:28

Animal welfare organization Animals International has exposed the brutal treatment of animals exported live from Brazil once they reach slaughterhouses in Egypt and...


Boost for Australia-China Live Sheep Trade

By MarEx 2017-11-11 16:33:12

Australia and China have agreed to new conditions for exports of live feeder and slaughter sheep and goats and their semen, a move expected to strengthen the $13.2 billion...

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Video: Safety Lessons and the Deadly Dozen

By MarEx 2017-11-09 19:44:19

In the Latest CHIRP Maritime video filmed on board HMS Victory, the focus is on safety lessons learned from reports on attempted armed robbery, pilot boarding and a reminder...

H.E.R.O awards

And the H.E.R.O. Award Winners Are...

By MarEx 2017-11-08 15:54:03

The International Maritime Rescue Federation has announced the winners of its second H.E.R.O Awards which are presented to individuals and organizations who have demonstrated...


The Global Fleet Revealed

By MarEx 2017-11-05 17:17:17

The recently released UNCTAD Review of Maritime Transport 2017 offers a snapshot of the world fleet which, at the beginning of 2017, had a commercial value of $829...


Maersk Container Industry Appoints New CEO

By MarEx 2017-11-04 19:45:56

Maersk Container Industry has appointed Sean S. Fitzgerald as Chief Executive Officer effective January 1, 2018. Maersk Container Industry develops and manufactures...

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