Wednesday 24th Oct, 2018
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ICS says it is time to do a deal on greenhouse gas emissions for shipping

A GREENHOUSE gas reduction strategy must be reduced agreed as a priority, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) says. The ICS also…
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Port of Newcastle CEO talks containers

Port of Newcastle is an important bulk port for New South Wales, but its container trade has been negligible. This may be about to change. DCN recently sat down with Port of Newcastle CEO Geoff Crowe to find out more.

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Automated shipping company launched in Norway

TWO Norwegian companies have joined forces to found the first autonomous shipping company. Wilhelmsen and Kongsberg announced the formation of…
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Takeover bid for gas exporter

SANTOS has informed the market of a proposal from US private equity business Harbour Energy to acquire 100% of company…
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MMA Offshore announces new contracts

MMA Offshore announced recently it had won a contract to provide several vessels for ConocoPhillips’ support drilling and shutdown operations…
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Healthy February container volumes reported in Melbourne

CONTAINER throughput at the Port of Melbourne in February in keeping with the previous six months’ higher-than-average numbers. In February…
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“Freight tsunami” demands coastal shipping response

GOVERNMENT must lead the way in pushing coastal shipping as a means of handling the coming “freight tsunami” Ports Australia…
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DCN special reports available for download

ONLINE readers of Daily Cargo News now have the option of downloading our special reports. Our special reports, which feature…
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