In Soren Toft's keynote address at LondonInternational Shipping Week on Wednesday, the CEO of number-two ocean carrier MSC described shipping as a "force for good" and urged his colleagues to highlight the industry's successes ... However, Toft said that the ocean freight industry ...
Region’s borders remain mostly closed — but shipping is buoyant from dry bulk and container shipping sector surges ... Leading port cities have shown the value of close cooperation between government and industry. To me, the biggest single accomplishment of the Asian shipping industry in this 50-year period has been the sheer scale of its growth.
Australian business executives have been calling on the watchdog to regulate the shipping industry ... The question remains whether regulatory bodies can redeem the shipping industry from high freight rates ... Chourmet suggested cooperative measures to make the shipping industry more ...
The infamous biennial October shipping conference, MaritimeCyprus, has been postponed ... “Cyprus remains committed to leading positive progress for shipping and, this October, we announce our new long term national shipping strategy, crafted in collaboration with the global industry over the last six months.
MCS Industries has reached a swift settlement with China’sCosco Shipping Lines, but has yet to resolve its differences with Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) ...Carriers had failed to stick to their contract commitments with MCS, the suit claimed, forcing the American company to ship more via the soaringly expensive spot market.
Decarbonisation was top of the agenda at LondonInternational Shipping Week, with an eye to shipping’s place at COP26 in Glasgow... UK calls for zero emissions from global shipping by 2050 ... decade and beyond, enabling the transition to net zero emissions shipping to really begin.”.
The ships are being built at the Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) shipyard in South Korea for Norway-based Knutsen OAS Shipping, and represent options taken following an earlier order for two such vessels ... It allows a portion of the BOG to be used as fuel for the ship’s engines, with the excess able to be sold as part of the LNG cargo.
The Agricultural Marketing Service said in a notice that the Idaho-Eastern Oregon industry reported it has been producing and shipping more non-Russet varieties recently — including red-skinned, yellow-skinned and round ... The rule will give the industry more flexibility in marketing the potatoes, he said.
Industry operators wondered if the revenue bump would fade, but 2021 has brought even higher sales ...Supply shortages in furniture and many other industries are tied to the pandemic ... The surge in demand for many products has also caused a backlog in shipping, leaving containers sitting in ports and driving up shipping costs.
Afghanistan is the second largest buyer of Indian sugar during the current season ending this month, accounting for about 13 per cent of the record 70 lakh tonnes shipped, while exports to Sri Lanka are estimated to be 5-6 lakh tonnes ... Indian exporters have been shipping sugar to Afghanistan on free-on-board basis, insisting on advance payments.
Vice President Al Gore was set to unveil on Thursday data showing fossil fuel producers' previously unrecorded greenhouse gas emissions, and growing pollution from shipping and aviation ... Shipping industry emissions have grown about 10% each year since 2018 despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the group added ... 31 ... Our Standards ... More from Reuters ....