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  • K+N keeps mopping up market share
    October 16, 2017 12:12:00 PM

    Cargo volume growth continued apace for the world’s largest ocean freight forwarder Kuehne + Nagel during the third quarter but profit margins per shipment remain an issue.
  • Crude tanker market fundamentals improve towards 2018
    October 16, 2017 11:34:00 AM

    The continued flow of newbuildings to the market – 41 VLCCs so far this year – with another five due before the end of the year, remains a problem, said Ole Rikhard Hammer, shipping analyst at Arctic in Oslo.
  • Coastguard seeks further remand for suspects in STX O&S blast
    October 16, 2017 8:50:00 AM

    The Korea Coast Guard has applied to extend the remand order for five employees of STX Offshore & Shipbuilding as well as two staff members of the latter’s subcontractors, after concluding its investigation into a fatal blast at the shipbuilder.
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