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FOR those of us who have been in the shipping industry since the beginning of the seventies, constant unsettling change has been a fact of life. Practically every aspect of the shipping industry...

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IN JUST over a month, key players in the global bunker trade will be gathering in Singapore to discuss the big issues facing the global marine fuel industry - and the hottest of those issues to be...

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ALMOST a third of shipping losses in 2017 - 30 in number - occurred in the South China, Indochina, Indonesia and Philippines maritime region, causing certain sections of the press to call the area...

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THE shipping industry has been through a lot in the past 10 years. So has the world's economy, after the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy in 2008 triggered the global crisis, and which has been...

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THERE was a lot of confidence in the air during last week's Singapore Maritime Week. Indeed, according to a panel of senior shipping people, the shipping industry is witnessing a sustainable...