Turkish-based Statu Shipping has chosen Ozsay Satellite Communications to migrate its 11-strong bulk container vessel fleet to Marlink’s VSAT-based satellite communication services. 

The container shipping line Hamburg Süd has opened a new Middle East office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 

The new joint venture between Sharaf Shipping Agency and Ben Line Agencies will allow both businesses to compete on a global level, according to its ceo, Terry Gidlow.

China’s state-owned entities China Cosco Shipping Corporation Limited (Cosco Shipping) and China Baowu Steel Group have inked a comprehensive strategic cooperation.

Middle East and Asian port agencies Sharaf Shipping Agency and Ben Line Agencies have launched a new global agency company for the wet and dry bulk shipping and commodity markets.  

DP World has announced a 2.2% increase in gross container volumes across its worldwide portfolio on a like-for-like basis in 2016. 

Global law firm Clyde & Co has expanded its shipping practice with the addition of Ian Chung, joining as partner in its Dubai office. 

The start of the US Presidency of Donald Trump has been anything but business as usual and understanding the implications of his Executive Orders is rapidly turning into a full time job for some.

Nakilat has assumed full ship management and operations of Q-Max LNG carrier Al Dafna from STASCo (Shell Trading and Shipping Company).  

Martek Marine has launched what it claims is the “world’s first affordable” telemedicine service, a move it claims could lead to annual industry-wide savings of up to $168m. 

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