<link>https://shippingwatch.com/</link> <description>ShippingWatchUk</description> <language>da</language> <copyright>Copyright 2012, ShippingWatch</copyright> <pubDate>Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:04:13 GMT</pubDate> <category>- ShippingWatch.com</category> <dc:subject>- ShippingWatch.com</dc:subject> <dc:publisher>shippingwatch.com</dc:publisher> <dc:date>2018-02-23T14:04:13Z</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>J. Lauritzen CEO expects return to profits in 2019 https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Bulk/article10340926.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk After a protracted downturn, J. Lauritzen and CEO Mads P. Zacho expect a return to profits next year. "It's our clear ambition to be profitable in 2019," he tells ShippingWatch. Bulk Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:56:59 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Bulk/article10340926.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY SØREN PICO 2018-02-23T12:56:59Z true Maersk presents flag plan for Hamburg Süd vessels https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Container/article10338807.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Maersk Line now reveals to ShippingWatch its plan for how the ships from acquired Hamburg Süd will be flagged going forward. Read on to learn how the ships will be distributed between Denmark and Singapore. Container Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:49:14 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Container/article10338807.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY OLE ANDERSEN | SØREN PICO 2018-02-23T06:49:14Z true Car carrier cartel met at bars to fix prices https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/article10341573.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Over six years, sales directors from the major international car carriers met often to coordinate prices and tenders from major car manufacturers. This week, the carriers received huge fines from the EU Competitions Commissioner. Carriers Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:10:15 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/article10341573.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY OLE ANDERSEN 2018-02-23T13:10:15Z true Media: HSH Nordbank close to deal with new owners https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Services/article10338873.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk German shipping bank HSH Nordbank has allegedly sealed a deal with two US-based equity funds, report German media. According to Wall Street Journal, the funds will buy the bank at a much higher price than originally assumed. Services Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:24:00 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Services/article10338873.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY KATRINE GRØNVALD RAUN 2018-02-23T08:24:00Z true Norway foresees major surge in oil investment in 2018 https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article10340319.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Investments have declined over the past three years, but new numbers from Statistics Norway show growth of 11 percent relative to the estimates just three months ago. Offshore Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:16:19 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article10340319.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY MAZ PLECHINGER, ENERGYWATCH 2018-02-23T12:16:19Z true Maersk Chief Digital Officer: Why we are a digital pioneer in shipping https://shippingwatch.com/carriers/article10337108.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Digital initiatives are popping up all over the shipping industry, but Maersk still considers itself a pioneer via its partnership with IBM concerning the creation of a transportation platform, says Maersk's Chief Digital Officer, Ibrahim Gokcen. Carriers Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:47:36 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/carriers/article10337108.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY SØREN PICO 2018-02-23T06:47:36Z false Norwegian offshore carriers more optimistic about the future https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article10339218.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Two of the biggest carriers in Norwegian offshore, Solstad Farstad and DOF Subsea, note in their annual reports that there is increased tender activity in the oil market, which indicates a better market in the future. The market has bottomed out, says Solstad Farstad. Offshore Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:14:17 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article10339218.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY LOUISE VOGDRUP-SCHMIDT 2018-02-23T12:14:17Z true Djibouti government takes control of DP World terminal in the country https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Ports/article10342098.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk DP World informs that the government of Djibouti in Africa has illegally seized the company's container terminal in the country. This is the culmination of the negotiations for the concession, says the port company. Ports Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:04:13 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Ports/article10342098.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY KATRINE GRØNVALD RAUN 2018-02-23T14:04:13Z true Schlumberger and Subsea 7 form new joint venture https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article10339105.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk The two offshore service companies Schlumberger and Subsea 7 are in talks to form a new joint venture that will build on an existing collaboration to provide services below and above water. Offshore Fri, 23 Feb 2018 09:59:26 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article10339105.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY LOUISE VOGDRUP-SCHMIDT 2018-02-23T09:59:26Z true Kvaerner loses CEO to Røkke's new oil company https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article10339019.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Norwegian yard group Kvaerner must now find a new CEO, as current Chief Exec, Jan Arve Haugan, will leave the company to instead take over the reins of Aker Energy. Offshore Fri, 23 Feb 2018 09:25:53 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article10339019.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY KATRINE GRØNVALD RAUN 2018-02-23T09:25:53Z true J. Lauritzen lost USD 45 million in 2017 https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Bulk/article10339148.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Denmark's J. Lauritzen lost USD 45 million in 2017, almost in line with the year before. The carrier expects a better result this year, though still not satisfatctory. And a potential recovery could be muted. Bulk Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:48:52 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Bulk/article10339148.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY DANIEL LOGAN BERG-MUNCH 2018-02-23T08:48:52Z true Earnings dip at World Fuel's bunker unit in 2017 https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Services/article10338969.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk US-based World Fuel Services booked a deficit on its bunker business after a large impairment and exits from several markets. Services Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:25:06 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Services/article10338969.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY OLE ANDERSEN 2018-02-23T08:25:06Z true