Editor, Seatrade Maritime News
Marcus Hand is the editor of Seatrade Maritime News and a dedicated maritime journalist with nearly two decades of experience covering the shipping industry in Asia. In addition to running Seatrade's maritime and offshore news website based from Singapore he is the Asia Editor of Seatrade Maritime Review.
Marcus is also an experienced industry commentator and has chaired many conferences and roundtables. Prior to joining Seatrade at the beginning of 2010 Marcus worked for shipping industry journal Lloyd's List for a decade and previous to that the Singapore Business Times covering shipping and aviation.
Singapore: Mosvold Supply has cancelled the last of four AHTS newbuildings it ordered at Otto Marine’s Batamec shipyard.
Zhoushan: Cosco Corp’s yards have bagged newbuilding contracts for three bulkers and options for four more. Cosco (Zhoushan) has secured contracts for two 64,000 dwt bulkers and options for four more from an undisclosed shipbuilder.