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18 face charges in Greek tug and pilot probe

Eighteen individuals, including shipowners, are facing charges as a wide-ranging investigation gets underway Greece's two major ports, Piraeus and Thessaloniki, linked to cartel operations in the ports. Read More

New P&O route part of Brexit-related trend

P&O Ferries’ decision to launch a freight service between Calais and Tilbury is part of a trend as operators start to look "beyond Brexit", according to Charles Hammond, chief executive of Forth Ports, which owns the port of Tilbury. Read More

Tankers, geopolitics and sanctions

All of the shipping sectors have come up against ‘geopolitics’ during 2019, which is now moving into Q4, historically a time of seasonal market strength and sees the two forces combining. Read More



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