Mining, Energy sectors are key to South Africa’s maritime growth

The Minister of Transport of South Africa, Dr Blade Nzimande, kicked off a two-day Maritime Transport Sector Dialogue on Thursday the 28th February 2019 at the Southern Sun Elangeni Hotel in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal.. This inaugural Maritime Transport Sector Dialogue will work towards promoting a strong relationship between government and private sector regarding developments, challenges, opportunities and transformation in the maritime sector.. Maritime stakeholders from government and the private sector, organized labour, shipping industry, business community and academia are attending the...

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Difference between a shipbroker and ship charterer

In one of my previous articles, I had posted about what happens in a day in the life of a Shipbroker.. Then came some questions from readers about what is the difference between a shipbroker and a ship charterer.. In this article, I discuss the Difference between a shipbroker and ship charterer and the role that both of them play in global trade.. Read more >>> The post Difference between a shipbroker and ship charterer appeared first on Shipping and...

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Keppel to take 30% stake in Golar FLNG project

The LNG carrier Gimi will be converted at Keppel Shipyard in Singapore and is slated to start production under a...       Related StoriesIMO makes progress on sulphur cap non-complianceUS investigation clears Box Club lines of wrongdoingPanalpina’s biggest shareholder moves to lift voting restriction  Source: Lloyds List

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Container lines face collusion suspicions despite lack of evidence

The container shipping industry has been subjected to several competition probes since the conference system was outlawed in Europe more...       Related StoriesContainer lines struggle to shake off collusion suspicions despite lack of evidenceNew scrubber regulations must be convincingWan Hai cancellation highlights caution in feeder market  Source: Lloyds List

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IMO makes progress on sulphur cap non-compliance

Regulators make progress as the world’s largest shipowner lobby warns against non-compliance       Related StoriesKeppel to take 30% stake in Golar FLNG projectUS investigation clears Box Club lines of wrongdoingPanalpina’s biggest shareholder moves to lift voting restriction  Source: Lloyds List

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