Latest News for: Shipping industry


Port of LA cruises are back: The Grand Princess became the first ship to sail ...

LA Daily News 26 Sep 2021
The Grand Princess set sail from the Port of Los Angeles on Saturday afternoon, marking the first sailing from the Port of Los Angeles and the ships first sailing since the cruise industry’s pause in operations ... ships first sailing since the cruise industry’s pause in operations.

China's Distant Waters Fleet Raises Overfishing Concerns

Voa News 26 Sep 2021
"Welcome to the party!" said third officer Filippo Marini as the spectacle floods the ship's bridge and interrupts his overnight watch ... two of the boats have gone ‘dark,' their mandatory tracking device that gives a ship's position switched off ... However, boosting transparency is a challenge the industry has grappled with for decades.

Hottest toys may be sold out by Black Friday due to bottlenecks

Messenger-Inquirer 26 Sep 2021
A lack of workers in China, container shortages and bottlenecks getting containers onto ships are all contributing to shortages, toy industry experts say ... Besides coping with supply chain hangups, the toy industry is also dealing with extraordinary demand.

Maya Lora: Shipping containers could soon transform the retail, food scene in Lakeland

The Ledger 26 Sep 2021
the use of shipping containers for its popular eateries ... Sparkman Wharf is a popular day trip for many Lakeland locals, but they could soon have to travel a lot less for the taste of the shipping container food court frenzy seen across the country ... A shipping container might nudge her to reconsider brick and mortar because of the cost and size.

All-Black Everest team aims to diversify outdoors industry

Hastings Tribune 26 Sep 2021
DENVER (AP) — Phil Henderson sees the outdoor industry like a cruise ship. It’s taken a long time for the largely white industry to embrace people of color. But the ship has turned. Almost every corner of the industry is focused on building a diverse population of outdoor enthusiasts.

Maharashtra: Activists highlight oil, tar pollution at Raigad’s beaches

The Times of India 26 Sep 2021
``This adrift oil in sea seems to be coming to the shore from certain big vessels and ships off Mumbai coast. Besides oil on beaches, I have also noticed heavy industrial air pollution, as chimney's close to Dharamtar creek in Raigad are releasing multicoloured fumes.

Christmas trees stuck on ships as shortages spiral

The Times/The Sunday Times 26 Sep 2021
Tree supplies limited ... The shipping industry is suffering delays because containers are in the wrong ports as a long-running side effect of Covid restrictions. Britain’s. .

Munger Landing to close this spring for river cleanup

Duluth News Tribune 26 Sep 2021
Munger Landing on the St ... Contaminants of concern include dioxins and furans, mercury, polychlorinated biphenyls and heavy metals and are the result of shipping and industrial activity, according to the MPCA ... Related Topics. DULUTH ... .

Space Coast tourism on way to record year, despite pandemic

Herald-Standard 26 Sep 2021
Before the pandemic, the cruise sector generated about 20% of the overall tourism industry revenue in Brevard County, as many passengers on Port Canaveral-based ships stayed at local hotels before or after their cruises, ate in local restaurants, visited local attractions and shopped at local stores.

Patrick J. Buchanan: The coming climate crisis shakedown in Scotland

Union Leader 26 Sep 2021
Save the planet from the ravages of climate change, which is caused by carbon dioxide emissions, which are produced by industrial nations with too many of the world’s factories, farms, ships, planes and autos ... Together, these reductions were to prevent any rise in the planet’s temperature of more than 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels.

3 dogs reunited with family after they were driven away in stolen pet care van

Dispatch Argus 26 Sep 2021
Gretchen Whitmer shut down the state in 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, restaurants and hospitality industries suffered and experts said low-wage industries are likely to be the slowest to recover ... The Los Angeles economy hemorrhaged jobs in the service sectors and the movie and film industry ... The hospitality industry was the hardest hit.

Jonathan Franzen: ‘I just write it like I see it and that gets me in trouble’

The Observer 26 Sep 2021
“It is pretty, but the pink sky is actually an industrial sky and if you look closely, it’s a shore scene and there appear to be hundreds of shipping containers along the waterside.”.

This cruise ship had an infamous coronavirus outbreak. Now, it’s set to sail again

The Los Angeles Times 25 Sep 2021
The cruise ship that stranded thousands of passengers for days off the California coast in one of the nation’s first cruise ship coronavirus outbreaks returns to sea Saturday for the first time in 18 months ... At least 21 people on the ship tested positive for COVID-19 ... The extended shutdown of operations nearly capsized the industry.

Malta Yacht Register doubles registered fleet over last 5 years

Independent Online 25 Sep 2021
This further reinforces Malta’s ever-increasing presence in the global superyacht industry and its recognition as the largest ship register in Europe, as well as a popular yachting destination in the Mediterranean ... Borg, accompanied by technical people from the Malta Ship ...

Shipping lines must abide by regulations LI 2190 – Freight Forwarders

Ghana Web 25 Sep 2021
... importers, and exporters against the shipping lines. He said while the various institutions within Ghana’s shipping industry avail their tariffs for vetting and regulating by the Ghana Shippers’ Authority, the shipping lines on the other hand did not adhere to the regulations.