February, 2017
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Wed22Feb
The Pacific basin is said to be seeing growing enquiries and activity following the conclusion of Chinese New Year festivities.
Baltic Dry Index Returns Above 800 as Industry Analysts Suggest Market is Ready for Recovery
Wed22Feb
Grindrod says that it expects a loss between R 455 million ($34.81 million) and R 465 million ($35.58 million) for the year to December 31, 2016.
Grindrod Bunker Barge Business Provides Support to 2016 Financial Results
Wed22Feb
For the full year 2016, Matson achieved a net income of $80.5 million, down from $103.0 million in 2015.
Bunker Fuel Price Increase Cited for Matson's Weaker 2016 Q4 Results
Wed22Feb
But the key question is how long the deal will be in place, with ABN Amro Bank warning a failure to extend it could send oil back into the $30's.
OPEC: Anything Less Than 100 Percent Compliance in Oil Cutback Deal Is Not Satisfactory
Tue21Feb
Bunker prices were firmer in the primary ports.
Positive OPEC Comments Lift Prices 1%
Tue21Feb
Meanwhile, Oil Search managing director Peter Botten is the latest voice who says "I don't see much happening to the oil price in 2017."
Citi Eyes $70 Oil in 2017, but Saudi Says It Doesn't Believe in Rapid Crude Price Changes
Tue21Feb
IBIA Chairman Robin Meech says the association is in "a new era."
IBIA to Draft "Guide to Good Practice for Bunker Suppliers"
Tue21Feb
The conference is set to be held in Aalborg on April 25.
Danish Maritime Conference to Focus on Scrubbers, Tightening Sulfur Regs
Tue21Feb
The event is said to have been intended to enable maritime training institutes to deliver IMO's Model Course 4.05 to seafarers.
GloMEEP Sees Two Day Workshop Held in Malaysia for Energy Efficient Operation of Ships
Tue21Feb
AIDA Cruises says the vessel will be world's first cruise ship able to run completely on LNG.
AIDA Cruises Marks Steel Cutting for First in Series of LNG-Powered Newbuilds