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  1. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Shipping industry set to emerge from five-year downturn

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

    ... to see the strongest recovery, say owners and analysts, as growth in bulk commodity cargoes such as iron ore and coal outpaces supply of new tonnage for the first time in seven years. But tanker ...

  2. Business - Economy - SHIPPING

    US industry revival aids shippers as fewer empty containers cross Pacific

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 03:56am by Anita Lam

    ... seven months of the year, the US trade deficit fell 15 per cent year on year to US$280 billion. While a trend was forming, Fung said most freight forwarders believed it would take many more ...

  3. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    Guangxi gets moving on freight

    Posted Aug 26th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Kunming to the port," said a freight forwarder for sea-rail shipment. These days, it takes five to seven days for containers to reach the dock from the factory. According to CMA CGM, ...

  4. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    Weak demand fails to dim Sinotrans ambitions

    Posted Aug 10th 2013, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... targeted to buy but said the company maintained a long-term goal to double capacity to five million and seven million dwt from 3.31 million dwt. The firm has US$920 million in cash. Sinotrans ...

  5. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    China helps build world-beater

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... that takes around seven days, according to Lee Sang-boo, ship construction manager. Maersk has two staff working at Yantai to ensure the hull segments, which are 59 metres wide and form the middle ...

  6. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Pacific Basin expands fleet as charter rates rise

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... of this year. They comprise seven Handysize vessels of 25,000 to 39,999 deadweight tonnes and two Handymax ships of 40,000 to 64,999 dwt. Pacific Basin, the largest Handysize operator in the world, paid ...

  7. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Pacific Basin looks to expand its fleet

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... million for vessel acquisitions, has already spent US$122 million since September to acquire eight dry bulk ships. These comprise seven secondhand Handysize and Handymax vessels and a new ...

  8. News - World - SHIPPING

    European ports prepare to greet giant Triple-E container ships from China

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... specifically to reach up and across the Triple-Es' vast deck of containers. Andrew Bowen, the project's director of engineering, said the port will be able to handle seven Triple-Es ...

  9. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Time to buy dry bulk bargains, says chief

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... said the firm would continue "buying more secondhand ships at good prices. We are very particular about the ships we buy". Seven of the eight ships were fitted with equipment ...

  10. Business - Economy - SHIPPING

    Hong Kong losing ground as major port, association head says

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Operators Association, outlined seven factors that not only hindered development of the port but were responsible for Hong Kong losing ground to neighbouring Shenzhen. Hong Kong is likely ... is set to handle 25 million teu. "We are losing competitiveness because of the seven issues I mentioned," said Lee, who represents the five terminal operators at Kwai Chung port, ...




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