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BLESSING IN DISGUISE? IMO 2020 COULD HELP CONTAINER SHIPPING ACHIEVE ELUSIVE SUPPLY AND DEMAND BALANCE

22 NOV, 2018  By Sam Whelan, Asia correspondent (The Loadstar) – The IMO’s 0.5% sulphur cap, to be imposed in January 2020, could be a “blessing in disguise” for shipping lines, should the regulatory fallout finally end the industry’s elusive search for supply and demand balance. However, any benefits will …

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GREENPEACE PROTESTERS BOARD PALM OIL TANKER UNDER WAY

19 NOV 2018 On Saturday, the captain of the palm oil tanker Stolt Tenacity allegedly detained six Greenpeace activists after they conducted an unauthorized boarding of his vessel while under way.  At dawn, a boarding team from the Greenpeace vessel Esperanza used a daughter craft to approach the Tenacity as she transited the Gulf of Cadiz. …

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