<link>https://shippingwatch.com/</link> <description>ShippingWatchUk</description> <language>da</language> <copyright>Copyright 2012, ShippingWatch</copyright> <pubDate>Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:53:13 GMT</pubDate> <category>- ShippingWatch.com</category> <dc:subject>- ShippingWatch.com</dc:subject> <dc:publisher>shippingwatch.com</dc:publisher> <dc:date>2019-02-15T14:53:13Z</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>Cargill fears dramatic plunge in dry bulk demand https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Bulk/article11194391.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk One of the world's largest commodity traders, Cargill, which operates more than 500 ships, has changed its view of 2019 radically within just a few months. Dry bulk demand could go negative this year for the first time in many years. Bulk Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:16:03 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Bulk/article11194391.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY SØREN PICO 2019-02-15T13:16:03Z true DSV raises its Panalpina offer https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Services/article11193908.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk DSV has submitted a higher cash offer to buy Panalpina, which the Danish transport and logistics group has been trying to acquire for weeks. The news comes after Panalpina on Friday confirmed preliminary talks with Kuwaiti logistics company. Services Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:03:29 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Services/article11193908.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY DANIEL LOGAN BERG-MUNCH | TRINE VESTERGAARD 2019-02-15T09:03:29Z true Oil price starting to move toward USD 70 again https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article11192576.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk It is not quite there yet, but after a dive around New Year, the oil price is now moving past USD 65 per barrel and is thus inching closer to the USD 71 per barrel which was the average price last year. Good for offshore investments. Bad news for shipping. Offshore Fri, 15 Feb 2019 07:30:22 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article11192576.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY TOMAS KRISTIANSEN 2019-02-15T07:30:22Z true Parts of Maersk Honam en route to South Korean yard https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Container/article11195258.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk The intact part of container vessel "Maersk Honam" which was subject to fire damage is travelling from Dubai to South Korea for rebuilding, freighted by a heavy-lift vessel. See the images here. Container Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:53:13 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/Container/article11195258.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY SIMON VALEUR 2019-02-15T14:53:13Z true Panalpina confirms preliminary talks with logistics company Agility https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Services/article11193477.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Panalpina, currently being pursued by DSV for a takeover, confirms talks with Kuwaiti logistics company Agility. Discussions are at a preliminary stage, says the Swiss freight forwarder. Services Fri, 15 Feb 2019 06:26:23 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Services/article11193477.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY DANIEL LOGAN BERG-MUNCH 2019-02-15T06:26:23Z true Maersk Supply Service receives last newbuild https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/article11194333.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Maersk Supply Service has received the last newbuild in the so-called Starfish series. However, the company has divested more ships than it has added in the past three years. Carriers Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:46:33 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/article11194333.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY TOMAS KRISTIANSEN 2019-02-15T13:46:33Z true Study: Natural gas is not enough to meet IMO requirements https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/article11194866.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk A shift to natural gas is far from enough for the shipping industry to reach its climate targets, concludes a new study. This will require many other alternatives. Carriers Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:44:15 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/carriers/article11194866.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY SIMON VALEUR 2019-02-15T14:44:15Z true Head of Norway's central bank warns against oil exit https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article11194167.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Climate considerations should not put a damper on oil exploration, says the head of Norway's central bank, Øystein Olsen, according to Aftenposten. Offshore Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:05:15 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article11194167.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY KATRINE GRØNVALD RAUN 2019-02-15T13:05:15Z true Media: Offshore carriers ditch Equinor contracts https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article11193584.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Equinor pays so little to offshore shipping companies that some of them prefer to have their ships berthed rather than working for the partially state-owned oil company, says the industry. The matter is now being addressed politically in Norway. Offshore Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:49:10 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Offshore/article11193584.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY SIMON VALEUR 2019-02-15T08:49:10Z true Port of Rotterdam preparing for lower container growth https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Ports/article11193587.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk Port of Rotterdam handled slightly more cargo in 2018 than in 2017. Container business was the growth engine, but container prospects look slightly different in 2019, writes the port. Ports Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:23:05 GMT https://shippingwatch.com/secure/Ports/article11193587.ece?utm_source=Feed&utm_medium=topLatest_swuk BY KATRINE GRØNVALD RAUN 2019-02-15T08:23:05Z true