Brexit, Cork and Amsterdam sign agreement

Cork - Port of Cork and Port of Amsterdam International have signed a collaboration agreement in Cork. Both ports will research in what areas they can strengthen and support each other


MSC to boost Costa Rican pineapples’s export

Geneva - Shipping company MSC is improving trade links between Costa Rica and northern Europe by adding a new direct call from the Port of Moin


MSC buys a 49% stake in Messina

Genoa - The world’s no. 2 container line Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC)has acquired a 49% stake in smaller Italian counterpart Messina, in another sign of consolidation in the sector


EU to reduce bureaucracy in the shipping sector

Brussels - The European Council has taken the initiative to establish the European Maritime Single Window, a new environment for ships to reduce the administrative burden on the maritime sector


Volvo and Dfds test autonomous container transport

Gothenburg - Danish international shipping company Dfds and Swedish automotive multinational Volvo have entered into a collaboration concerning their electric, connected and autonomous vehicle Vera

Tanker attacks cause jitters among Gulf bond investors
Japan shipping company Kokuka Sangyo says its tanker was attacked in Gulf
Oil prices surge after suspected tanker attack near Iran
Cargill cuts CO2 emissions from shipping fleet
Finland opens largest Nordic LNG Terminal

Finland opens largest Nordic LNG Terminal

Helsinki - The Tornio Manga LNG (liquefied natural gas), a joint venture between the Finnish companies Outokumpu Group, SSAB, Gasum Oy and EPV Energy Ltd., has inaugurated its plant in Tornio, northern Finland