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Competition is on the rise / REPORTAGE

Competition is on the rise / REPORTAGE

Munich - According to data from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), two billion tonnes of goods are transported in the Mediterranean every year (819 million tonnes through the Suez Canal), which accounts for 20% of global traffic.

Star Bulk acquires a modern Supramax vessel

Star Bulk acquires a modern Supramax vessel

Athens - Star Bulk Carriers,a global shipping company focusing on the transportation of dry bulk cargoes, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a Supramax dry bulk carrier from an unaffiliated third party

Saudi Arabia bans Egyptian strawberries

Saudi Arabia bans Egyptian strawberries

Ryadh - Saudi Arabia is banning imports of Egyptian strawberries due to pesticide residues, said Abdel Hamid al-Demerdash, the head of Egypt’s Agriculture Export Council, the latest such ban to hit Egypt as it struggles to revive its economy

Antwerp could be next China rail destination

Antwerp could be next China rail destination

Antwerp - Steel could be the key to making the Port of Antwerp the next major European cargo hub with a direct rail freight link with China. Port officials signed a cooperation agreement with the Chinese Port of Caofeidian

U.S. producer prices unchanged as energy costs drop
Japan core machinery orders fall more than forecast in sign of economic fragility

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