Port of Hamburg Will Not Lose Cargo due to Liner Service...

Germany’s Port of Hamburg said it is not expecting a reduction in container throughput caused by liner service changes announced by Ocean...

Trade Agreement Positive for Tankers

The tanker market is among the key beneficiaries of the recent US-China Phase 1 trade agreement. However, other markets could benefit as...

Shipping Chamber official reappointed IMO ‘Goodwill Ambassador’

Shipping Chamber deputy director-general Alexandros Josephides was reappointed as “International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Goodwill Maritime Ambassador” for Cyprus for the period 2020-2021.

Greek merchant shipping fleet increased by 1.1% during October 2019

The Greek merchant fleet grew by 1.1 pct in October 2019 compared with October 2018. An increase of 0.3 pct was recorded...

EU extends Cyprus’ tonnage tax scheme

The European Commission approved the extension of Cyprus ' tonnage tax scheme for ship ownership, ship management and ship chartering activities.

Ms Natasa Pilides is included in Lloyd’s List Top 10 most...

Following the example set by the International Maritime Organization with this year’s Maritime Theme of “Empowering Women in the Maritime Community”, Lloyd’s...

Greek Flag drops another 52 Ships, no longer Largest in Dwt...

Over the previous year, the Greek-controlled fleet slightly deflated in terms of number of vessels, deadweight and gross tonnage, while the Greek flag is no...

Greece claims record seizure of Captagon amphetamine at Piraeus Port

Greece’s financial crimes unit (SDOE), in cooperation with the coast guard and drug enforcement officers, has seized a record-breaking amount of amphetamine...

EIB provides USD 155 Mn for Port of Piraeus expansion

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has formally agreed to provide EUR 140 million (USD 154.5 million) to support expansion and upgrade of...

Greece Approves Part of COSCO’s Investment Plan for Piraeus

Greek Committee of Planning and Development of Ports (ESAL) has approved EUR 611.8 million (USD 673.3 million) worth of investments at the country’s Piraeus...