2017 March 2

18:23 YILPORT Holding starts operations as YILPORT Puerto Bolivar
18:04 Foreship appoints well-known ship energy expert Jan-Erik Räsänen as its Head of New Technology
17:48 Russia’s Draft Programme on Development of Shipbuilding till 2030 to undergo public discussions
17:30 Sanna Sonninen is Finnpilot's Pilotage Director from 1 April 2017
17:19 Bockasjö and Volvo Cars to construct a logistics building for the car at the Port of Gothenburg
17:16 Kalmar and Rainbow-Cargotec Industries celebrate the opening of new jetty in China
16:43 MABUX: Bunker market in steady mode
15:28 Russia's Economic Development Ministry official skeptical on the NSR transit potential
14:37 Hemispheric Conference on Port Competitiveness and Security held in USA on February 22-24
14:14 Russian steel exports via Antwerp grew by 58% to 424,000 tonnes in 2016 (photo)
13:50 First batch of Siberian Light oil shipped from Novorossiysk to go via new route of KazTransOil
13:22 World’s most powerful Cutter Suction Dredger ‘Spartacus’ set to join DEME fleet
13:16 Severomorsk major anti-submarine ship paid business visit to the Victoria port of the Republic of Seychelles
12:48 Throughput of port Azov up 1.2% to 738,000 t in Jan-Feb'17
12:24 DEME orders next generation offshore installation vessel ‘Orion’
12:23 Bunker prices continue going down in the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
12:00 Volga Shipping Company completed the first stage of its energy-saving program
11:34 VARD's order book totals NOK 10.6 bn for FY 2016
11:19 Hapag-Lloyd to revise THC in China
10:59 Port of Los Angeles container volumes up 17.4% to 826,640 TEUs in Jan 2017
10:58 German Federal Government supports USPA to complete construction of container terminal in Odessa port
10:56 Cosco Corporation secures contract for one 3,000 - ton offshore heavy lift vessel
10:37 CentrePort posts 1H 2016 profit of $8.8 million
10:12 Brent Crude futures price down 0.34% to $56.17, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.45% to $53.59
09:55 With BWM 2004 entering into force shipyards need to anticipate 20-40 retrofits per day globally – expert (photo)
09:18 Baltic Dry Index up to 871 points