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Stena Forerunner
05 Nov 2018
Leading European ro-ro operators and ports are investing in additional vessel and terminal capacity in anticipation of rising volumes while simultaneously preparing for the potential disruptive effect of the UK leaving the EU
The Baltic Exchange signplate outside its doors
16 Oct 2018
The Baltic Exchange has launched an escrow service for buyers in ship sale transactions.
12 Oct 2018
While talks continue over potential agreements over the free movement of financial services across the EU and UK after Brexit, the London market has been growing increasingly concerned about the ability to pay claims on existing policies in the event the UK leaves the EU with no transition or implementation period.
Grimaldi Group managing director Emanuele Grimaldi
08 Oct 2018
Grimaldi Group managing director Emanuele Grimaldi says it is easier to work out the odds in a football game than to predict the price of fuel when the 0.5% sulphur cap comes online in January 2020.
 Doug Barrow, director of the UK Ship Register
03 Oct 2018
UK ship register chief Doug Barrow tells Fairplay that recent efforts to refocus the Red Ensign mean a ‘no-deal’ Brexit would only be a short-term hiatus.
27 Sep 2018
A meeting billed as the 'IMO GHG Forum' hears Kitack Lim call for shipowners and nations to take the initiative on emissions.
Eyal Ofer
25 Sep 2018
Zodiac Maritime has been linked with purchases of six tanker newbuildings in Greek owner Toisa’s fleet.
A North Korean vessel previously arrested for illicit activity.
24 Sep 2018
Australia and Canada have mounted airborne maritime patrols from a US base in Japan to detect illicit North Korean shipping activity.
Marsh & McLennan will be the world's biggest marine broker.
18 Sep 2018
The deal was announced this morning in London and as news spread to marine insurers in Cape Town, there was a concern over where it will leave the market.
Eyal Ofer.
04 Sep 2018
South Korean liner operator Hyundai Merchant Marine has denied it has sealed a charter deal for four new container ships from UK’s Zodiac Maritime.
Baltic Exchange signplate on building
28 Aug 2018
The Baltic Exchange is trying to address this issue by tightening up the terms of its data-licensing and freight market data agreement.