2016 December 15

18:37 Logistics parks essential to strengthen Vietnam's trade potential
18:10 Technip awarded multi-disciplinary engineering and project management services contract
17:55 Indicative bunker prices are flat at the port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
17:23 DOTr to unveil new barge / Ro-Ro terminal
17:11 US regulator gives nod to THE Alliance
16:48 Rosmorport appoints Valeriy Tatkalo as Director of its Azov Basin Branch
16:30 Port of Long Beach box traffic in November drops 13.8% to 534,308 TEUs
16:14 Damen builds first ever Service Operations Vessel for Bibby Marine Services
16:12 Skangas and Kemira Oyj ink agreement on supply of LNG for Kemira plant producing water treatment chemicals
15:51 MABUX: Optimism may support bunker market in the medium term
15:17 CMA CGM announces GRR for India & Middle East Gulf - West Africa trade
15:09 Parliament OKs a report on EU port services regulation
14:47 Pella Shipyard launches two patrol boats of Project 03160 (photo)
14:25 Maersk Line announces rate increase for dry cargo on US & Canada-Far East Asia services
14:00 Rokas Masiulis appointed Lithuania’s new Minister of Transport and Communications
13:12 Maersk Line hikes rates for Far East Asia-United States & Canada trade
12:48 60% of dredging works in Russia should be performed by the country’s own fleet – Rosmorrechflot
12:19 Commissioning of diesel-electric icebreaker Novorossiysk scheduled for 26 December 2016
11:54 The sixth Translog Connect Congress was held on November 23-24 2016 in Budapest, Hungary
11:51 Russia can incur a deficit of oil transshipment facilities at the ports of the North-Western Basin – Victor Olersky
11:20 Throughput of Russian seaports in 2016 will total 715-720 mln t – Rosmorrechflot
10:45 BIMCO hosted a seminar looking at maritime security
10:18 Bunker prices are still high in the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
09:59 Stena Line extends its trust in MacGregor's planned maintenance agreements for 39 ferries
09:34 Brent Crude futures price up 0.02% to $53.91, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.20% to $50.94
09:16 Baltic Dry Index down to 1,003 points