LONDON The United Nations' shipping agency is working on tougher measures to clamp down on rogue shipping companies trying to use flag registries fraudulently to conceal their activities, officials said.
LONDON Privately owned Peel Ports is expanding its workforce mostly in Liverpool and plans acquisitions this year, its chief executive said, as Britain prepares its ports to ease any trade disruption caused by Brexit.
* Open loop scrubbers clean sulphur from fuel, then pump
LONDON/DUBAI Iran is running short of options to replace its ageing fleet of tankers and keep oil exports flowing because renewed U.S. sanctions are making potential sellers and flag registries wary of doing business with Tehran, Western and Iranian sources said.
LONDON Euronav, one of the largest tanker companies in the world, will deploy one of its two ultra large crude carriers (ULCC) to store cleaner marine fuel ahead of a major regulatory change in 2020, the Belgium-headquartered group said on Friday.
LONDON The world's two biggest container shipping companies on Tuesday said they have been cleared in an investigation of the sector by the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ).
LONDON, Feb 26 The world's two biggest container
shipping companies on Tuesday said they have been cleared in an
investigation of the sector by the U.S. Department of Justice
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LONDON Sweden's Stena and Bermuda-registered Stolt-Nielsen are reviewing their UK-registered ships ahead of Britain's departure from the European Union, the two leading transport companies told Reuters separately on Wednesday.