Thursday 22nd Nov, 2018
IMO efforts to promote slow steaming may come with risks for isolated nations.

INDUSTRY OPINION: Australian shippers reject mandatory slow steaming measures

NEXT week the Australian Government will be participating in an intersessional working group established to address the reduction of Greenhouse Gas…
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MSC Kia Ora banned from Oz for underpaying crew

MSC Kia Ora (IMO 9364344) has been banned from Australian ports for three months after the Australian Maritime Safety Authority…
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Alleged ‘baccy’ bandits busted

TWO Melbourne men have been arrested for an apparent attempt to import more than three tonnes of molasses tobacco into…
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‘Man overboard’ case prompt calls for AFP intervention

A ‘MAN overboard’ case involving a 46-year-old Filipino mariner and the Singapore-flagged livestock carrier Galloway Express (IMO 9621194) has led…
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Smuggler extradited over shipping container coke bust

A 43-year-old NSW man was arrested and extradited from Serbia to face charges in connection with a shipment of cocaine…
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Kalmar looks to energy efficiency in tractor deal

LOGISTICS business Kalmar says it has done a deal with Netherlands business St van den Brink BV for four T2…
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New Aussie icebreaker takes shape in Romania

AUSTRALIA’S new scientific ice breaker, RSV Nuyina is taking shape at Damen’s shipyard in Galati, Romania. More than 7000 tonnes…
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Equity market trends suggest stormy seas

AN EXTENDED period of growth on equity markets has benefited global trade but there may be storms on the horizon…
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