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Dutch cargo ship adrift off Norway after dramatic rescue of crew

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OSLO (Reuters) – Emergency response teams scrambled on Tuesday to prevent a Dutch cargo ship adrift in the North Sea from sinking and causing an oil spill off Norway’s coast after the crew had to be evacuated in stormy weather. Dutch cargo ship Eemslift Hendrika lists as its crew is......

Suez canal ends shipping backlog: statement

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CAIRO (Reuters) – Suez Canal Authority (SCA) said that all 422 ships stranded by the grounding of the giant container ship Ever Given passed through the canal by Saturday, ending the backlog caused by the blockage. Reporting by Moamen Said Atallah; writing by Mahmoud Mourad; editing by John Stonestreet Source......

Suez Canal shipping backlog to end on Saturday – canal authority

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CAIRO (Reuters) – The last ships stranded by the grounding of a giant container vessel in the Suez Canal should pass through the waterway on Saturday, according to the canal authority, which said an investigation into the incident would report its findings soon. Osama Rabie, chairman of the Suez Canal......

Suez Canal shipping backlog to end on Saturday – canal authority

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CAIRO (Reuters) – The last ships stranded by the grounding of a giant container vessel in the Suez Canal should pass through the waterway on Saturday, according to the canal authority, which said an investigation into the incident would report its findings soon. Osama Rabie, chairman of the Suez Canal......

Suez Canal says close to clearing backlog after ship dislodged

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A container ship sails at the Suez Canal, in Ismailia, Egypt March 31, 2021. Suez Canal Authority/Handout via REUTERS CAIRO (Reuters) – The Suez Canal said on Friday it was close to clearing a backlog of shipping that built up when a giant container ship was grounded in the waterway.......

Shipping restarts at Suez Canal after ship refloated- sources, agency

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ISMAILIA, Egypt March 29 (Reuters) – Shipping is on the move again in the Suez Canal after a container ship that had blocked the waterway for nearly a week was refloated, two marine sources and a shipping agency said on Monday. A marine source said ships were travelling southwards towards......

Ship swings back across Suez Canal before next tugging attempt, witness and source say

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A view shows the container ship Ever Given, one of the world’s largest container ships, after it was partially refloated, in Suez Canal, Egypt March 29, 2021. Suez Canal Authority/Handout via REUTERS SUEZ, Egypt (Reuters) – A giant container ship that was jammed across the Suez Canal and has been......

Container line CMA CGM says diverting some ships away from Suez Canal

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A view shows the stranded container ship Ever Given in the background, one of the world’s largest container ships, after it ran aground, in Suez Canal, Egypt March 27, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany PARIS (Reuters) – Container shipping group CMA CGM said on Saturday it has decided to divert......

Chinese-flagged vessel runs aground off Mauritius

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NAIROBI (Reuters) – A Chinese-flagged fishing vessel with 16 crew members carrying 130 tonnes of oil has run aground off Mauritius, causing a minor spill, a minister said on Monday. “Nothing to be worried about,” Sudheer Maudhoo, whose Blue Economy Ministry looks after maritime affairs, told Reuters, saying 310 metres......

Israeli team in Greece probing ship suspected of oil spill, ministry says

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JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel has sent investigators to Greece to inspect a ship suspected of causing an oil spill that has covered much of Israel’s shoreline with tar, the Environment Protection Ministry said on Saturday. Israel has been looking at a spill from a ship that passed about 50 km......

Singapore port authority backs project to use ammonia as marine fuel

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has joined an industry-led project to advance the use of ammonia as a marine fuel to reduce carbon emissions, it said on Wednesday. Norwegian chemical company Yara International ASA has also joined the so-called Castor Initiative and the pair......

Maersk sees first-quarter boost from strong container demand

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FILE PHOTO: A worker is seen next to Maersk shipping containers at a logistics center near Tianjin port, in Tianjin, China December 12, 2019. Picture taken December 12, 2019. REUTERS/Yilei Sun COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Shipping group Maersk said on Wednesday that a surge in demand for container shipping will boost earnings......

Alibaba’s Cainiao launches container booking service, cites global cargo woes

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FILE PHOTO: Cainiao’s logo, Alibaba’s logistics unit, is seen at the warehouse in Wuxi, Jiangsu province, China October 26, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Alibaba Group’s Cainiao launched a container booking service for air and sea freight on Thursday, and said the move was in response to a global......

Japan, South Korea, industry oppose EU plan to cut shipping emissions

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Japan, South Korea and a fleet of international shipping groups have warned the European Union against its plan to add greenhouse gas emissions from the maritime sector to Europe’s carbon market. FILE PHOTO: Container ships and bulk carriers are seen in the shipping lanes off the coast......

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