Posidonia 2018

The maritime sector descends on Athens to take a close look at Greek shipping and its place in the global industry. Fairplay will be reporting live from the event throughout the week.

Editorial Team attending:

 Nicola Good


Twitter: @nicgoodmaritime

Nick Savvides


Twitter: @nnsavvides

Jonathan Robins



News & Analysis

Steine Muntal
07 Jun 2018
The classification society said that about 750 vessels are now fitted with the technology, although there are “many more in the pipeline” that have yet to show up in the figures.
09 Jun 2016
Angelicoussis’ companies Maran Gas and Maran Tankers have respectively placed firm orders for two LNG carriers and two VLCCs worth USD580 million and the contracts come with options for another two LNG carriers and two VLCCs.
Philippe Louis-Dreyfus
08 Jun 2016
BIMCO president tells Posidonia forum that shipping needs space and long-term views but Euronav’s Paddy Rodgers says being public improves access to capital
Posidonia 2016: Greek shipping takes its place in the sun
07 Jun 2016
Attending Posidonia 2016 is like visiting an alternate universe where there is no economic disaster or migrant crisis in Greece and where the historic collapse in dry bulk shipping is not a threat but an opportunity.
07 Jun 2016
Greek fleet retains a significant presence in the markets despite growing pressure from Brussels
 Greece and its relationship with Europe continues to raise questions for shipping
05 Jun 2016
Greece has changed since Posidonia 2014; Greek shipping has been encouraged to match that change


Greek shipowners feel that all the regulations being introduced by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) are apparently aimed at them, and some say the cost is killing them.

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