Maersk Broker and Lightship Chartering call off joint venture
There were high expectations for the planned collaboration between Maersk Broker and Lightship Chartering's dry bulk businesses, but only six months after announcing the joint venture LMB Bulk Chartering, the companies are parting ways again.
DFDS and the burning tires
Massive protests from the employees of French employee-owned SCOP SeaFrance against Eurotunnel's sale of two ferries to DFDS. Many employees will following in the transaction and will work for DFDS going forward.
Carriers too slow to react to new regulations
At least according to departing DNV GL CEO Henrik O. Madsen says. We could be better, European shipowners agree.
Good news for dry bulk
Dry bulk carrier Norden raised its forecast for 2015 - though mainly due to the tanker market. Western Bulk believes in its business model. And Capesize rates are improving nicely. All together, positive signs for the dry bulk market.
Pension fund giants launch legal battle against OW Bunker
New major port in Poland and new Polish ferry operator:
Tanker carrier Gener8 Maritime's disappointing New York IPO:
Russia's declining container market:
NordLB's business model: