ShippingWatch ShippingWatchUk da Copyright 2012, ShippingWatch Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:46:24 GMT ShippingWatch - latest news ShippingWatch - latest news 2017-04-27T13:46:24Z da Copyright 2012, ShippingWatch ShippingWatch Subsea 7 eyes improved supply in offshore market Market conditions remain challenging, but activity on the supply side is improving, notes Subsea 7 in the carrier's interim report. Offshore Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:46:24 GMT BY SØREN PICO 2017-04-27T13:46:24Z true South Korean yards save their way to profits Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering and Hyundai Heavy Industries have both delivered large profits in the first quarter. According to local media, the improvement is largely attributed to comprehensive streamlining efforts. Suppliers Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:41:55 GMT BY NIKLAS KRIGSLUND 2017-04-27T13:41:55Z true Fredriksen continues his crusade to become top supertanker player Shipping magnate John Fredriksen continues the battle to take over DHT as the move could give his tanker carrier Frontline a superior position in the VLCC market. "Size does matter," one analyst tells ShippingWatch. "Very insufficient offer," says DHT. Tanker Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:38:45 GMT BY LOUISE VOGDRUP-SCHMIDT | SØREN PICO 2017-04-27T12:38:45Z true Q1 operating result slashed in half at Dong The Danish energy major delivers a top line similar to last year's first quarter but has to enter 2017 with a lower result. CEO Henrik Poulsen calls the result "a good start to 2017." Offshore Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:15:19 GMT BY MATHIAS ØRSBORG JOHANSEN, ENERGYWATCH 2017-04-27T12:15:19Z true DP World reports significant growth in ports The Dubai-based port company grew its cargo throughout the first quarter of the year. With organic growth of 5 percent, the increase was almost double the container market growth estimated by Drewry. Ports Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:00:50 GMT BY RITZAU FINANS 2017-04-27T12:00:50Z true Seaspan has faith in improved container market 2017 did not begin as well as last year for Seaspan. However, the shipowner has faith in the future and is ready to benefit from the reconstruction of the container market which is currently underway, says CEO Gerry Wang. Container Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:22:40 GMT BY LOUISE VOGDRUP-SCHMIDT 2017-04-27T10:22:40Z true Maersk Line: 2017 off to a good start 2017 has already been hailed by Maersk Line and several of its biggest competitors as the year in which the miserable results from last year will be replaced by a de-facto turnaround. Things have developed positively so far, Maersk Line's head of Asia and the Pacific tells ShippingWatch. Container Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:51:04 GMT BY TOMAS KRISTIANSEN 2017-04-27T08:51:04Z true Nordea increases loss provisions on shipping and offshore In the first quarter, Nordea had to increase its loan loss provisions for, in particular, oil services and offshore in the segment Shipping, Oil, and Offshore, writes the bank in its interim report. Services Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:09:40 GMT BY SHIPPINGWATCH AND FINANSWATCH 2017-04-27T08:09:40Z true Maersk in large digitalization venture with Microsoft Maersk Group has formed a collaboration with Microsoft with the intention of ensuring that customers, as is the case at Fedex, can easily and precisely track their goods. Carriers Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:10:37 GMT BY LEONORA BECK 2017-04-27T07:10:37Z true Scorpio Tankers' bottom line dropped in Q1 New York-listed Scorpio Tankers booked a first quarter result this year, which shrank since last year, while revenue landed in line with expectations. Second quarter looks much better, says one analyst. Tanker Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:17:00 GMT BY LOUISE VOGDRUP-SCHMIDT 2017-04-27T06:17:00Z true Norwegian creditor: New massive losses in store for offshore 2017 will be yet another tough year for Norwegian offshore, projects state guarantor Giek, warning of new massive losses for the sector this year, reports Dagens Næringsliv. Offshore Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:15:34 GMT BY SØREN PICO 2017-04-26T13:15:34Z true Alfa Laval sees marine earnings slide in Q1 Though the order intake at Alfa Laval's marine division increased in the first quarter of the year, the business division's operating profit noted a setback. Suppliers Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:52:58 GMT BY SØREN PICO 2017-04-26T12:52:58Z true Alphaliner: Growing uncertainty about Yang Ming's financial state Even though Taiwan's Yang Ming has tried to calm the market, insufficient information from the carrier only leads to increasing uncertainty, notes Alphaliner. Container Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:52:07 GMT BY OLE ANDERSEN 2017-04-26T12:52:07Z true