2022 August 3
Fire Breaks Out Aboard New Trawler at Admiralty Shipyard
On Tuesday, a fire broke out aboard a newly-built factory trawler at a major shipyard in St. Petersburg...
Container Shipping Rates: Has the Peak Been Reached?
Today’s valid long-term agreements stand 112% higher than this time last year, and a massive 280% up against July 2019...
Impending environmental regulations set to slash bulker supply
Entrance into force of the new IMO environmental regulations in 2023 is expected to slow down the supply of vessels into the dry bulk market...
Rhine Water In Germany Ticks Up After Rain, Not Enough To Relieve Shipping
Some water levels on the Rhine in Germany have risen marginally after rain but not enough to provide significant relief...
2023 September 25
The eighth package of sanctions has closed the “window to Europe” for Russia’s methanol exports. The transshipment via the Finnish port of Hamina-Kotka has stopped but the first methanol terminal was opened in the Far East. There are still logistical problems and producers look more closely at the domestic market, including ship bunkering.
Where does Russian methanol flow?