Hospital ship stuck in Las Palmas
The M/V Africa Mercy hospital ship was stuck in Las Palmas caused by problems with the generator and thus no power on the entire ship. Man Diesel & Turbo in Frederikshavn, Denmark, donate all spare parts to this ship, so they booked Scan Global Logistics Airfreight department in Billund, Denmark, to handle this urgent delivery.
Worldscale flat rates set to fall at Russia’s Novorossiisk
Worldscale flat rates are set to fall for voyages to and from the Russian port of Novorossiisk, the Worldscale Association said Tuesday.
IPEX-Bank finances four bulk carriers for European short sea shi
Together with DekaBank, KFW IPEX-Bank provides around EUR 51 million to finance four 16,500 dwt short sea bulk carriers for use in the North and Baltic Seas for Ireland’s Arklow Shipping. The financing is backed by a 95% Hermes cover. In addition to its role as the mandated lead arranger, KfW IPEX-Bank is also acting as Hermes agent. Since the vessels are being built at the Ferus Smit shipyard in Leer (Lower Saxony, Germany), the financing provided by KfW IPEX-Bank and DekaBank is supporting German exports.
Adani Australia Port Must Refinance Soon Or Face Rating Cut
An Australian deep water port linked to one of the world’s biggest planned coal mines should lock in refinancing within six months of a loan maturing in November to safeguard credit ratings on its debt, according to S&P Global Ratings.
Tokyo Gas unit wins contract for Thai LNG terminal
Tokyo Gas Co says its wholly-owned subsidiary Tokyo Gas Energy Solutions has won a project management consultancy contract from Thailand’s PTT LNG Co Ltd for the construction of the Nong Fab LNG terminal.