UK signs air service deal with Switzerland for post-Brexit flights

London - British transport minister Chris Grayling will sign an agreement with Switzerland on Monday to ensure air services continue to operate between the two countries after Brexit. Britain is due to leave the European Union in March next year


Containerships takes delivery of first LNG ship

Marseille - Containerships has taken delivery of its first LNG-fueled container ship, the “Containerships Nord”. The 1,400 TEU vessel was built at Wenchong Shipyard, China, and three sister vessels are scheduled for delivery in the first half of 2019


Littoral combat ship 19 launched

Marinette - The future USS St. Louis was christened and launched on Saturday. The Lockheed Martin-led shipbuilding team launched the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS 19) into the Menominee River at the Fincantieri Marinette Marine Shipyard


China’s coal import restrictions spoil the party for Panamaxes

Beijing - The Chinese government’s objective of suppressing coal and lignite imports in November and December 2018 is adversely impacting demand for Panamaxes


Mariotti, financial obstacles for the Seabourn order

Genoa - The order has a value of over 400 million euros and, according to estimates, it is destined over the four-year period to produce employment on national territory, particularly in Genoa, for about 800-1,000 people.

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