2017 May 23
MAERSK, MSC, ARKAS, CMA CGM and COSCO controlled 73,35% of the Black Sea market
Black Sea container terminals of Ukraine, Romania, Russia, and Bulgaria handled 642 308 TEU in Q1 2017, including empty containers, excluding transshipment...
Port Bronka opens with Solvo TOS
Solvo has provided its terminal operating system (TOS) to start container operations at the Bronka Multipurpose Sea Cargo Complex (MSCC Bronka) in Saint Petersburg, Russia...
Shipping industry’s CO2 proposal to IMO may be a good compromise
Pressure is growing on the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to deliver specific commitments to reducing greenhouse gas emissions...
2017 May 22
Murmansk demands €9,6 million for release of Norwegian trawler
The shrimp trawler was detained in the Russian part of the Barents Sea on 10th May. Since then, the ship and its crew of 17 been has been docked in the Murmansk port...
Appliance sales to Russia surge
Small home appliance exports from China to Russia via Dongning, Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, jumped 258 percent year-on-year to 511 million yuan ($74 million) during the first four months of the year...
2017 May 19
Russian trawler with 27 crew members catches fire in Sea of Okhotsk
A Russian trawler went up in flames on Wednesday while fishing in the Sea of Okhotsk off the Kamchatka peninsula in the country’s Far East...
Asia-Europe marine container shipments notch new record
The volume of marine shipping containers sent from Asia to Europe has reached an all-time high for January to March this year...
2017 May 18
North Korean ship arrives at Russia's Vladivostok
A North Korean ferry arrived at the port here on Thursday morning, marking the start of a new phase in Russo-North Korean ties and raising international eyebrows...
Construction of modern coal terminal launched in Russian Far East
Building of a new modern coal terminal under the name of Port Vera began in the Primorye Territory located in the Russian Far East...
North Korea launches ferry service to Russia's far east
North Korea launched a ferry service to the Russian city of Vladivostok on Wednesday to develop links and boost economic cooperation...
2017 May 12
Caspian oil pipeline eyes massive expansion thanks to new oilfields
May 12 The Caspian oil pipeline will boost its capacity this year by some 47 percent thanks to new oilfields in the region including the giant Kashagan deposit in Kazakhstan...
As Russia blocks Ukraine’s trade corridors, focus shifts to Silk Road
Ukraine’s exports to Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and elsewhere in Asia slumped by 40 percent after Russia banned the transit of Ukrainian goods through its territory in the winter of 2016...
2017 May 24
New Russian design company Nordic Engineering JSC established by a large German shipbuilder, Nordic Yards Holding GmbH, has obtained from its parent company the most advanced technologies and entered the market of Russia. Today, this fully Russian engineering company has asserted itself with a unique project of a crab boat that can cost just $10-12 mln, says Vitaly Gvozdev, Director General of Nordic Engineering JSC.Vitaly Gvozdev: We have designed a crab boat for the first time in Russia
New Russian design company Nordic Engineering JSC established by a large German shipbuilder, Nordic Yards Holding GmbH, has obtained from its parent company the most advanced technologies and entered...Vitaly Gvozdev: We have designed a crab boat for the first time in Russia