Paris-headquartered broker BRS has acquired the Colombian international shipbroking company Amazonas Shipping SAS.
Shipbrokers Howe Robinson Partners are expanding into Norway with a new office in Bergen focusing on dry cargo.
Ukrainian shipowner Alexander Varvarenko has launched a new global digital marketplace of shipping called ShipNEXT.
Shipbrokers Clarksons Platou have opened their fourth largest office worldwide in Dubai.
Braemar Shipping Services 2016 profits for the year ended 28 February 2017 were hit restructuring costs for its technical division.
Integrated shipping services provider Clarksons has reported preliminary 2016 results showing what it calls “continued strong performance despite challenging markets”.