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  1. Business - Economy - SHIPPING

    Asian bulk capesize rates seen falling as ships exceed new cargo volumes

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 01:31am by Reuters

    ... ships had been chartered by yesterday, mainly to haul iron ore to China from Brazil and Australia. That is half the number that was chartered in the first three days of last week. The broker ... will resist lower rates where they can," the broker said. Freight rates from Australia to China would fall below US$7.50 per tonne and could head towards US$7 per tonne next week, the broker ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1551431/asian-bulk-capesize-rates-seen-falling-ships-exceed-new-cargo
  2. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Japanese shipbuilder Kawasaki to construct LNG tankers in China

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 01:07am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Tokyo Japanese shipbuilder strives to win market share from South Korean rivals by taking advantage of lower construction costs in China Kawasaki to build LNG tankers in China ... are as much as 20 per cent lower than at Korean yards, Murakami said. The company gained a foothold in China in 1995 by forming a venture with China Ocean Shipping Group in Nantong on the outskirts ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1540542/japanese-shipbuilder-kawasaki-construct-lng-tankers-china
  3. SHIPPING

    France fines Hong Kong shipping firm over top executive’s death

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 03:50pm

    ... against the judgment should be considered.” The family of Tung Chee-hwa, Hong Kong’s first leader after China resumed control in 1997, owns about 69 per cent of OOIL ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1545613/france-fines-hong-kong-shipping-firm-over-top-executives-death
  4. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Shipping industry set to emerge from five-year downturn

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 05:12am by Reuters

    ... of the pick-up will be China's continued urbanisation and falling iron ore prices, experts say, which should support import growth even though the commodities super-cycle that drove a 2003-2008 boom ... rates will also rise as fleet growth is slowing, while strategic oil reserve projects in China and India should boost already solid Asian demand. The recovery will bring some respite to shipping ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1423427/shipping-industry-set-emerge-five-year-downturn
  5. News - Asia - SHIPPING

    One Chinese crew dead, eight missing after ships collide near Tokyo

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 08:41am by Agence France Presse, STEPHEN CHEN

    ... not suffer serious damage, the Seoul-based Dong Young Shipping said. The sea was not believed to be rough at the time of the collision, according to the coastguard. An officer on duty at the China Search and Rescue Centre in Beijing told the South China Morning Post that it had received a briefing about the collision from the Chinese embassy in Japan, and decided not to send a rescue ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1451358/nine-chinese-missing-after-cargo-ships-collide-japan
  6. Business - Commodities - SHIPPING

    Pacific Basin sees brighter prospects in second half of 2014

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 10:36am by Charlotte So

    ... this year. China is now a colossus in the global market for soya beans, used extensively for food and crushed for edible oil, and as animal feed. The United States Department of Agriculture projected total soya bean imports by China in the 2013-14 season at 68.5 million tonnes. This was expected to surge to 72.8 million tonnes in 2014-15, accounting for nearly two-thirds of world soya bean ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1441632/pacific-basin-sees-brighter-prospects-second-half-2014
  7. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Chairwoman Sabrina Chao steers Wah Kwong Maritime past rocky shoals

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 11:48am by Charlotte So

    ... A-levels in a boys' boarding school," she told the South China Morning Post. Hong Kong could be a maritime hub positioned right between London and Oslo SABRINA CHAO After graduating from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1442497/chairwoman-sabrina-chao-steers-wah-kwong-maritime-past-rocky
  8. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Pacific Basin sails into black on dry bulk turnaround

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 01:10am by Charlotte So

    ... into China this year. Analysts said the company expanded aggressively by acquiring 43 vessels last year, which could boost results this year.   ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1436727/pacific-basin-sails-black-dry-bulk-turnaround
  9. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    Hong Kong port loses out to bigger berths in Shenzhen

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 01:24am by Charlotte So

    ... after P3 was up and running. "The number of calls to Shekou will increase according to the new rotations deployed by P3," said David Deng, a vice-president of China Merchants Holdings ... alliance, which has yet to be approved by mainland China, European Union and the United States, is likely to have a 37 per cent share of the Asia-Europe trade and 24 per cent of the transpacific ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1426759/hong-kong-port-loses-out-bigger-berths-shenzhen
  10. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Increased freight rates start year on high note for container shipping lines

    Posted Jan 07th 2014, 11:14am by Charlotte So

    ... as an earlier Lunar New Year, which occurs at the end of January this year, helped drive rush orders. Spot rates on the China-Europe route rose 17 per cent week on week, or 39 per cent year on year, in the week to January 3, according to the latest JPMorgan report, citing the Shanghai Export Container Freight Index. The spot rate from China to the Mediterranean Sea rose 14 per cent week on week, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1399657/increased-freight-rates-start-year-high-note-container-shipping

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