Latest News for: Shipping industry

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Op-Ed: Technology is the Solution to the Supply Chain Crisis

The Maritime Executive 06 Dec 2021
Part of the importance of introducing technology like AI throughout the industry is to increase automation - not only on ships for improved visuals and traffic updates, but for port operators to support cargo movement and efficiency ... By reducing the workload for port and ship ...
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Changes in German shipping

Splash24/7 06 Dec 2021
It remains to be seen if and for how long other German banks will be able to continue to watch from the sidelines and shy away from shipping, a capital-intensive industry with a remarkable risk-return profile ... Like no other industry, maritime shipping is an industry that is ...
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A break with NCL on the Mediterranean was a wonderful reminder of what we’ve missed

Belfast Telegraph 06 Dec 2021
The cruise industry was decimated by Covid-19 with outbreaks on ships halting sailings before the rest of the world shut down ... But, after a recent Mediterranean cruise with Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL), it is clear just how the industry has responded with Covid protocols to give you such a safe sailing ... The ship in the bay of Santorini.
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CDB Leasing acquires five MR tankers from Trafigura

Splash24/7 06 Dec 2021
... at New Times, and most recently, $108m for 16 bulker newbuildings ordered at Penglai Zhongbai Jinglu Ship Industry and Huanghai Shipbuilding.
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Chris Hemsworth praises Australia's response to the Covid pandemic and says Extraction 2 should have ...

The Daily Mail 06 Dec 2021
But the country's filmmaking Golden Age came to an end around mid-2021, as productions jumped ship due to Australia's strict lockdowns and border closures ... Despite the doom and gloom, Screen NSW remained optimistic about the future of Australia's film industry.
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On Syria’s ruins, a drug empire flourishes

Indian Express 06 Dec 2021
Built on the ashes of 10 years of war in Syria, an illegal drug industry run by powerful associates and relatives of President Bashar Assad has grown into a multibillion-dollar operation, eclipsing Syria’s legal exports and turning the country into the world’s newest narcostate.
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Fixturegram offers solution to revolutionise global bulk-shipping industry

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 05 Dec 2021
... at providing greater efficiency and accessibility for the entire bulk-shipping industry.
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NIMASA seeks safer waters with Wreck Removal, brings Nairobi Convention into focus

Business Day Online 05 Dec 2021
... new investments in the maritime industry,” Amaechi said ... He said with the elimination or reduction of the costs associated with insurance, survey and charting of wrecks, the cost of shipping would, drop to the benefit of mariners and other stakeholders in the maritime industry.
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33% of major firms listed in Japan have no female executives

Kyodo 05 Dec 2021
Of the 33 industries, companies in nine sectors with no female executives stood at 50 percent or more, with the rate standing at around 70 percent in the shipping as well as pulp and paper industries. The data also showed the promotion of women has been slow in the steel, machinery, and real estate industries.
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Mac McLouth to Celebrate 90th Birthday, Played Key Role to Shape Port Canaveral into Global ...

Space Coast Daily 05 Dec 2021
Arguably his greatest accomplishment and one that floated the Port’s profitability was his influence in marketing the Port to the blossoming cruise ship industry ... Arguably his greatest accomplishment and one that floated the Port’s profitability was his influence in marketing the Port to the blossoming cruise ship industry.
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Guangxi Wuzhou Tongzhou orders chemical tankers at Chongqing Chuandong

Splash24/7 05 Dec 2021
China’s Chongqing Chuandong Shipbuilding Industry has forged a deal with compatriot owner Guangxi Wuzhou Tongzhou Shipping for the construction of two stainless steel chemical tanker newbuildings.
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Your packages may soon by flown on a massive jet with only one pilot, and ...

Business Insider 05 Dec 2021
Both the Airbus and Boeing jets will help cargo airlines meet the growing needs of an industry bolstered by the COVID-19 pandemic and delays in ocean shipping.Wearing protective masks ground crew at the Los Angeles International airport unload supplies of medical personal ...
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Abu Dhabi’s Mugharraq Port recognised as International Port Facility

Gulf News 05 Dec 2021
With the new certification, Mugharraq Port can now receive international and local vessels including container feeders, bulk and break-bulk carriers, mobile offshore drilling units, tugboats, chemical tankers, offshore support vessels, passenger ships and high-speed cargo crafts.
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Experts say reports of an American truck driver shortage are overblown

Business Insider 05 Dec 2021
The number of truckers in the industry are near pre-pandemic levels and more truckers are becoming business owners than ever before ... The notion of a trucker shortage is a narrative decades in the making that has long been a point of hot debate in the industry, but more recently the idea has become a scapegoat for shipping delays, experts say.
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