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BLOCKCHAIN TO PULL OUT PAPER BILL OF LADING

It is possible to retire the paper bill of lading in today’s digital world, a recent test of CargoX’s blockchain-based Smart Bill of Lading...

NEW SHIPPING MINISTER TOOK CHARGE: INDIA

Mansukh Lal Mandaviya took charge of the Shipping Ministry as Minister of State (Independent charge). A Rajya Sabha (or Council of States is the upper...

SULPHUR 2020 – Lowering of Sulphur oxide emissions by 2020

Oxides of Sulphur (SOx) are long known to be severely damaging to people’s respiratory health and they are responsible for harmful acid rain causing...

HAPAG-Lloyd SETS GREEN TARGETS

Moving forward with its sustainability activities, German container shipping company Hapag-Lloyd has presented ambitious green targets for the coming period. In its latest sustainability report,...

EARLY SIGNS OF IMO 2020 STARTING TO ROCK THE OIL

There may be still be six months away, but new rules on marine fuels are already sending shock-waves through the little-known world of refinery...

HIGH SECURITY FOR SHIPS IN MALACCA STRAIT

China’s Ministry of Transport has raised its security recommendation for Chinese vessels in the Malacca Strait, a major potential bottleneck for global oil, to...

Wardha and Jalna to get a dry port – by June 2019

The Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust discloses plans to establish by June 2019, two new dry ports at Wardha and Jalna located in Maharashtra. The...

RECORD HANDLING OF CARGO AT INDIAN PORT

  V.O. Chidambaranar Port created a new record by handling 1,80,597 metric tonnes of cargo in a single day on 27th July 2019, surpassing the...

GOVT APPROVES PROPOSAL FOR ENACTMENT OF LEGISLATION FOR RECYCLING OF SHIPS

The proposed Bill restricts and prohibits the use or installation of hazardous material, which applies irrespective of whether a ship is meant for recycling...

SADAN KAPTANOGLU ELECTED BIMCO’S FIRST LADY PRESIDENT

Sadan Kaptanoglu, managing director of HI Kaptanoglu Shipping, was elected President of BIMCO at its General Meeting in Athens. Kaptanoglu, who is a Turkish shipowner,...

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