CSA Pledges $10,000 for Hurricane-Ravaged
Haiti and Invites Others to Follow Suit
A pledge of financial assistance to hurricane-ravaged Caribbean territory Haiti from President David Jean Marie marked the ceremonial opening of the Caribbean Shipping Association’s (CSA) 46th Annual General Meeting, Conference and Exhibition. read full story
New Report States Container Shipping Market has Bottomed Out
Hanjin’s receivership represents the trough of the container shipping market and despite continuing concerns of weak trade growth and fleet oversupply a gradual market recovery is now expected.
Largest UK Fast-Ferry Shipyard Order in Over 25 Years Confirmed
MBNA Thames Clippers has received the largest fast passenger ferry order for a UK shipyard in over 25 years. Two new 170 capacity passenger boats will be built at the Wight Shipyard Co. on the Isle
of Wight. read full story
The Danish Maritime Authority Begins Study on Unmanned Ships
Ahead of the launch of a pre-study on autonomous ships together with the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), the Danish Maritime Authority says masterless ships may become reality within a very short period of time.