2020 August 3


CMA CGM announces Peak Season Surcharge rates from North Europe to Indian Subcontinent

PSS rates applicable as from August 15th, 2020


Total seven-month cargo traffic in Azov-Don basin in Jan-Jul down 6%

Intra-basin waterborne traffic plummeted by a quarter


Inmarsat, Thetius and Shell Shipping and Maritime launch 'Crew Welfare Open Innovation Challenge'

The Challenge aims to identify technology that can benefit crew safety, health and wellbeing at sea at a moment when COVID-19 has exposed the welfare of seafarers to global scrutiny


The PV300 MS Mustai Karim leaves Krasnoye Sormovo Shipyard basin, sets sail for St. Petersburg

Vodohod company plans three river-sea cruises in 2020


Spot market price for Russian M100 product ended week higher

Fuel oil week-on-week price growth was an average of RUB 462.0


Russian Gov’t approves regulation on crab boats construction incentives

Regulation will enter into force as of January 1, 2021


Kalmar delivers four medium and heavy forklifts to support Yizheng Port in meeting safety and environmental requirements

The machines will be used to handle bulk goods such as steel coils at Yizheng Port Co., Ltd.’s bulk cargo terminal


RZD seven-month loaded freight down 4.4%

The decline was in coal/coke, crude/oil products segments


Ust-Luga Company wins the Ust-Luga Cup 2020

Ust-Luga Company became the yachts race winner, RZD team came in second, Transmashholding — the third


Borr Drilling Limited enters into a new contract and LOIs for three rigs

The recent awards will bring the total number of committed and contracted rigs up to 14


Long-awaited project of Kalmykia’s Lagan Port becomes part of the federal transport territorial planning

Russia’s PM Mikhail Mishustin inks the corresponding order


MSC Cruises and Palumbo Group form joint venture to operate the Palumbo Malta Shipyard


OHT wins contract for transport and installation of foundations at Dogger Bank

The project will be the monopile installation debut for OHT’s specialist new build vessel Alfa Lift


RZD to resume traffic via new rail bridge across the Kola as of October 1

The tree-span bridge to provide rail connection to Murmansk


Eagle Bulk reports the successful resolution of security incident onboard vessel

Eagle Bulk has successfully resolved a security incident on board the vessel M/V Jaeger


Buyan-class corvette Grayvoron departs for Novorossiysk sea trials base

Upon trials completion the Grayvoron will be handed over to the State Customer.


Crude futures prices edge down

Crude oil prices lost 0.52% to 0.58%


MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Aug 03

Bunker prices may demonstrate slight upward changes today, expert says


Baltic Dry Index as of July 31

BDI edges up

2020 August 2


Kirby Corporation announces 2Q, 2020 Results

Marine transportation and distribution and services revenues decline amid weak economic conditions, but activity is slowly starting to improve