North America

Capitol Hill
19 Nov 2018
Passage of the Vessel Incidental Discharge Act (VIDA) likely occur before the end of 2018.
LNG ship at sea
19 Nov 2018
Having traditionally focused on financial products, BGC looks set to expand into oil and gas with the Poten & Partners acquisition.
Sinotrans Shanghai
09 Nov 2018
The Chinese state-owned group established a joint venture in North Korea before sanctions were imposed; commercial issues could arise
LNG loading in Australia
07 Nov 2018
Tight ship supply and healthy LNG demand send rates soaring.
30 Oct 2018
Demand for low-sulphur crude oil in world markets is making Corpus Christi a favourite site for developers of VLCC export schemes.
Vehicles on a multi-storey car storage unit
24 Oct 2018
Global trade tariffs – initiated by the United States but followed by retaliatory measures from others – have identified the automotive sector as a prime target.
Petrojarl Varg
22 Oct 2018
Singapore’s Sembcorp Marine has secured a contract from Teekay Offshore to work on floating production storage and offloading unit Petrojarl Varg, which is currently laid up.
Detail of US flag alongside UK flag
21 Oct 2018
UK and US maritime sectors seek to strengthen their relationship in preparation for a new free trade agreement.
16 Oct 2018
The Virginia Port Authority is positioning itself to take advantage of federal and private efforts to develop supply chain hubs for offshore wind farms.
CSSC’s Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding
16 Oct 2018
Cargill has exercised options for two more mini-Capesizes at CSSC’s Huangpu Wenchong shipyard.