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  • Hyundai Mipo Bags Gas Carrier Trio 31 augusti 2015
    Ulsan-based shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard has won an order for the construction of three gas carriers worth a total of KRW 166.5 billion (USD 140 million). The order has been placed by an undisclosed European shipping company and includes construction of two liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carriers and one liquefied ethylene gas (LEG) carrier. According to […]
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  • Drewry: What to Do with Family Silver? 31 augusti 2015
    The strategies of the major shipping lines regarding terminal ownership are surprisingly varied, with carriers facing a dilemma with their container terminal ownership strategy: whether to sell, to buy, to do both – or do nothing, according to Drewry’s Global Container Terminal Operators Annual Report 2015. Much has been said and written about the financial […]
  • Iranian Fishermen Flee from Somali Pirates after Five Months of Captivity 31 augusti 2015
    An Iranian fishing dhow and its crew members managed to escape from Somali pirates after being held hostage for  five months, maritime piracy experts from Ocean Beyond Piracy informed. Namely, the crew managed to slip the moorings of its fishing vessel, the Jaber, on Thursday, August 27th, thus fleeing captivity. As informed, the Jaber was briefly […] […]
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