<link>https://shippingwatch.com/</link> <description>ShippingWatchUk</description> <language>da</language> <copyright>Copyright 2012, ShippingWatch</copyright> <pubDate>Fri, 25 May 2018 13:38:55 GMT</pubDate> <category>- ShippingWatch.com</category> <dc:subject>- ShippingWatch.com</dc:subject> <dc:publisher>shippingwatch.com</dc:publisher> <dc:date>2018-05-25T13:38:55Z</dc:date> <dc:language>da</dc:language> <dc:rights>Copyright 2012, ShippingWatch</dc:rights> <image> <title /> <url>https://shippingwatch.com/swimg/logo/main_logo_mail.png</url> <link>https://shippingwatch.com/</link> </image> <item> <title>MSC gets surprisingly good result in Northern Europe https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Container/article10631814.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk MSC Scandinavia, which covers important areas such as Russia, Scandinavia and Eastern Europe, has published a surprisingly good 2017 result. The company is the only one of Maersk Line's alliance partners, MSC, to publish reports. Container Fri, 25 May 2018 12:53:44 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Container/article10631814.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY TOMAS KRISTIANSEN 2018-05-25T12:53:44Z true South Korean yard giant is running out of its offshore backlog https://shippingwatch.com/secure/suppliers/article10631466.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk South Korea's largest shipyard Hyundai Heavy Industries will run out of its offshore backlog soon, reports media Pulse. 3,600 employees may be affected by as soon as the end of July. Suppliers Fri, 25 May 2018 11:43:41 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/suppliers/article10631466.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY SØREN PICO 2018-05-25T11:43:41Z true Equinor extracting new oil on old fields https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article10631447.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk With three new drillings, the Norwegian oil company will be able to almost double the available resources in the Fram field, thus also increasing and utilizing last year's expansion of the nearby Troll C field. Offshore Fri, 25 May 2018 08:35:00 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article10631447.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY MATHIAS ØRSBORG JOHANSEN 2018-05-25T08:35:00Z true Danish dry bulk carrier lifts profits significantly https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Bulk/article10630984.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Dry bulk carrier T.K.B. Shipping exits second half of 2017 with profits far better than in previous annual reports. Chartering Manager Jacob Palle Madsen has positive expectations for 2018. Bulk Fri, 25 May 2018 10:50:08 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Bulk/article10630984.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY SØREN PICO 2018-05-25T10:50:08Z true Singapore rejects Wilhelmsen's billion-dollar acquisition of supplier https://shippingwatch.com/secure/suppliers/article10631375.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Wilhelmsen's acquisition of Drew Marine has been rejected by competitions authorities in Singapore. The US has also contested the acquisition. Suppliers Fri, 25 May 2018 11:50:20 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/suppliers/article10631375.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY OLE ANDERSEN 2018-05-25T11:50:20Z true Blue Water Shipping lands worst result in five years https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Services/article10631653.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk The results showed a deficit despite a stable revenue for Blue Water Shipping in 2017. Management at the Danish company is not satisfied and explains that the result is due to two main reasons. Services Fri, 25 May 2018 10:47:46 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Services/article10631653.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY LOUISE VOGDRUP-SCHMIDT 2018-05-25T10:47:46Z true Maersk introduces extra bunker bill for its customers https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Container/article10630954.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk The rising price of oil will now impact Maersk Line's customers. The carrier has introduced an emergency bunker surcharge in order to cover its costs for fuel. Analyst firm Clarksons praises the initiative. Container Fri, 25 May 2018 08:36:08 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Container/article10630954.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY LOUISE VOGDRUP-SCHMIDT 2018-05-25T08:36:08Z true This week's top stories on ShippingWatch https://shippingwatch.com/carriers/article10632693.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk The shipping industry is finding it harder to recruit talent, Nordic Tankers is ready for new direction and a new strategy and a couple of unforeseen issues have caused problems at Royal Arctic Line. Carriers Fri, 25 May 2018 13:38:55 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/carriers/article10632693.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY NIKLAS KRIGSLUND 2018-05-25T13:38:55Z false Bad markets pulling Norwegian offshore carrier into the red https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article10630897.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk There are several bright spots in the offshore market for the short term, says Norwegian GC Riever, despite the fact that the first quarter saw a challenging business environment and new deficit for the offshore carrier. Offshore Fri, 25 May 2018 08:36:46 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article10630897.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY SØREN PICO 2018-05-25T08:36:46Z true Kidnapped crew released by pirates in Nigeria https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/article10630813.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk 11 seafarers kidnapped by pirates in Nigeria one month ago have now been released. The carrier ForestWave announced that the crew are in good condition given the circumstances. Carriers Fri, 25 May 2018 06:48:51 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/article10630813.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY NIKLAS KRIGSLUND 2018-05-25T06:48:51Z true