The weak tanker market pulled Teekay into the red in the second quarter, and the Canadian company points to continued uncertainties in light of the Covid-19 pandemic while noting improvements in sight.
The French oil major expands its partnership with the Danish service carrier, which secures long-term contracts on eight vessels that will now deliver far more than safety solutions. The agreement is expected to create jobs for more than 160 seafarers.
The US Federal Maritime Commission is launching an expedited inquiry into eight container carriers in connection with surcharges introduced at the currently red-hot market. In a comment to ShippingWatch, Hapag-Lloyd denies allegations that surcharges are not handled properly.