May 2018




Diana Containerships:   Time charter for a
6,494 teu ship at $18,200 with Wan Hai Lines



Nordic American Tankers sold 2 suezmaxes



GasLog orders an LNG carrier to Samsung
and announces a 7-year time charter
  30 May


Golden Ocean Group reports results
  30 May


Scorpio Tankers agreed to sale and leaseback
six product tankers
    30 May 2018


Hanjin Shipyard delivered 2nd 20,600 teu
containership to CMA CGM
    29 May 2018


Electronic checklist in use on 50 NYK ships



Diana Containerships:   T/C for a 2006-built
6,541 teu ship at $18,000 with OOCL
  25 May


StealthGas reports financial results
    25 May


MPCC acquired three 2,500 teu containerships



Diana Shipping announces time charter for a
2013-built capesize at $17,350 / day
  23 May


Kawasaki launched a 55,000 dwt bulk carrier



Diana Containerships sold a 2006-built post-
panamax ship for $20.5 mil.
    22 May


Fesco reduces delivery time from Korea to
Russia from 23 to 15 days
    21 May 2018

Sembcorp Marine to construct and integrate
Shell’s FPU hull, topsides and living quarters



Zamakona Yards launched a fuel supply ship
for Suardiaz Group
    18 May 2018


Scorpio Tankers agreed to sell and leaseback
five product tankers
    18 May 2018


Diana Containerships sold a 2009-built post-
panamax container ship for $21 mil.
  18 May


A.P. Møller - Mærsk begins 2018 with strong
revenue growth but unsatisfactory earnings



Panama Canal welcomes largest passenger
ship to-date
    16 May 2018


Pacific Basin acquires 4 bulk carriers
  16 May


GoodBulk took delivery of a 2011 built capesize



Star Bulk Carriers acquires 15 bulk carriers



Songa Bulk to combine its fleet with Star Bulk



APL further reduces fleet carbon emissions



Seaspan accepts delivery of 10,000 teu ships



Gener8 Maritime sets meeting for vote on
merger agreement with Euronav
   11 May


Diana Shipping announces time charter for a
2017-built newcastlemax at $24,000 / day



Bahri celebrates the delivery of its 46th VLCC



Sembcorp Marine completes world's first FSO
vessel with a 40-year hull lifespan
    10 May


Euroseas reports results and announces spin-
off of its drybulk fleet into a separate company



Dryships reports financial & operating results



FSL Trust:  Re-financing of chemical tankers



Navios Maritime Containers acquired three containerships for a total of $117.25 mil.


Navios Maritime Containers reports results


Diana Shipping announces time charter for a
2009-built capesize, with SwissMarine
   8 May


Capital Product Partners acquired a 2016-built
50,082 dwt tanker
   8 May 2018


Euroseas announces time charter and financing
for a newbuilding kamsarmax
    7 May


Dorian LPG to upgrade 10 VLGCs to utilize
LPG as an alternative marine fuel
    7 May


TOP Ships announces extension of T/C for a
39,208 dwt tanker, with BP Shipping
    4 May


GoodBulk took delivery of a 2009-built capesize



Scorpio Tankers announces new loan facilities













Cosco Shipping global HQ relocated
  30 May


Refit for jack-up at Damen Verolme Rotterdam



Ολοκλήρωση εξαγοράς πλειοψηφικού πακέτου
μετοχών της HSW από την Attica Group



Minoan Lines:  Τροποποιήσεις δρομολογίων
λόγω απεργίας 30.05.2018
    29 Μαΐου


Blue Star Ferries:  Διαμόρφωση δρομολογίων
λόγω απεργίας 30.05.2018
    29 Μαΐου


Handling the 9th mil. container in DCT Gdansk


Sovcomflot to provide supervision for the
construction of Rosneft’s LNG-fuelled tankers


Rosneft and Fleet Energy explore the possibility
of joint gas supplies to Egypt
    29 May 2018

Gibraltar supreme court awards Chevron $38
million against Ecuadorian conspirators



Total expands partnership with Novatek through
Arctic LNG 2 project
    25 May 2018


Maersk Line expands presence in Canada and
Europe with exclusive transatlantic service



CMA CGM resumes service from Bissau



Kalmar and Yara to develop world's first fully-
digitalized and zero emission cargo solution



GoodBulk reports financial results
    22 May

Τριμερής ναυτιλιακή συνεννόηση Ελλάδας
Κύπρου Μάλτας
    22 Μαΐου 2018

Gunvor forms a new ship holding company

Bibby Offshore secures multimillion contract


Trafigura raises CHF165 million
    18 May


Financial closing gives Wärtsilä the go-ahead
for building the new Hamina LNG terminal



Kalmar's full offering to be available as electr-
ically powered by 2021
   17 May 2018

MOL Logistics signs agency agreement with
Al Madina Logistics in Oman
   17 May 2018

Posidonia 2018:  Statement by the president
of the Union of Greek Shipowners
    17 May

Volga Shipping Company obtains Employer
Compliance Certificate
   17 May 2018


Keppel to build two dredgers for Van Oord



Navios Maritime Holdings reports results



Pyxis Tankers announces financial results


Silversea Cruises orders an ultra-luxury cruise
ship to Fincantieri for €320 mil.
    15 May

Posidonia sets compass for future global
shipping agenda
    15 May 2018


Haiphong International Container Terminal
opens in Lach Huyen, Vietnam
    14 May


Huntington Ingalls Industries to accelerate 3-D
printing in naval shipbuilding
    14 May


Grieg Star sold Squamish Terminals
    14 May


First Silk Road train arrives at Port of Antwerp


Modec, Mitsui, MOL, Marubeni and Mitsui to
proceed with ultra-deepwater FPSO charter


Hunter Group:  Market update     14 May


K Line, Chubu Electric Power, Toyota Tsusho,
and NYK Line establish LNG bunkering JV and
launch the LNG bunkering business in Japan



Genco Shipping announces financial results



MOL, KHI to develop enhanced vessel steering
gear with new sensing capability
    9 May


ΟΛΠ:  Aποτελέσματα χρήσης 2017
   8 Μαϊου


Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding in cooperation with
Tsuneishi Shipbuilding
   8 May 2018


Danish flag passing historic milestone
   8 May


Stena Oil expands in collaboration with the
Port of Frederikshavn
    7 May 2018


International Seaways reports financial results



GasLog reports financial results
    7 May


Port of London cruise contract goes to Port of
Tilbury and MBNA Thames Clippers
    4 May


Επακούμβηση εμπορικού πλοίου, σημαίας
Τουρκίας, με κανονιοφόρο του Π.Ν.
    4 Μαϊου

Navios Maritime Midstream reports results

Hapag-Lloyd opens office in Tema, Ghana

Seaspan reports financial results     3 May

CMA CGM invests in CEVA Logistics     3 May


First Damen fast crew supplier with motion-
compensated gangway system enters service



Kalmar introduces fully electric terminal tractor


Howard Energy commences operations at new
bulk liquid terminal in port of Corpus Christi


Panama Canal consolidates its strategic
position in the transportation of LNG