Topic: Shipping

Fast ferry almost collides with submarine

A submarine’s command team made a number of errors that could have led to a high speed collision with a ferry, the most notable of which was staying at periscope depth instead of deep diving...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Charter rates continue to shoot up sharply

Demand for multipurpose vessels is booming. The charter rates have shot up by 7.6 per cent month on month to USD 8902 on average, shows Toepfer’s Multipurpose Shipping Index. That is nearly eighteen per cent more...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk