The Port Of Wilmington, Delaware Celebrates First Export Shipment Of Finished Ford Vehicles

The Port of Wilmington, Delaware, a major U.S. East Coast hub for vehicle exports, loaded its first shipment of new Ford vehicles destined for the Middle East on Jan. 7, 2019, welcoming the Alliance St. Louis, a specialized Roll-on/Roll-off (RoRo) vessel operated by Höegh Autoliners. The Alliance...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/the-port-of-wilmington-delaware-celebrates-first-export-shipment-of-finished-ford-vehicles/

The hypocrisy of better beaches: Winners of the “Public Eye Investigation Award” shed light on shipbreaking in Alang and Swiss companies’ involvement

Belgian journalist Gie Goris, Editor in Chief of MO* Magazine, and Nicola Mulinaris, Communication and Policy Officer of the NGO Shipbreaking Platform, received Public Eye’s first ever “Investigation Award” for their research on the shipbreaking business. Gie Goris looked for signs of Swiss...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/the-hypocrisy-of-better-beaches-winners-of-the-public-eye-investigation-award-shed-light-on-shipbreaking-in-alang-and-swiss-companies-involvement/

South Korea’s Hyundai Oilbank to receive Iranian South Pars in mid-February

South Korea’s Hyundai Oilbank will receive its first cargo of Iranian South Pars condensate in mid-February, a company trading source with direct knowledge of the matter said. The cargo will arrive in a one million-barrel parcel. Altogether, Hyundai will take delivery of 6-7 million barrels of...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/south-koreas-hyundai-oilbank-to-receive-iranian-south-pars-in-mid-february/

Ardmore Shipping (ASC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Ardmore Shipping logoArdmore Shipping (NYSE:ASC) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. According to Zacks, “Ardmore Shipping Corporation engages in the ownership and operation of product and...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/ardmore-shipping-asc-downgraded-by-zacks-investment-research-to-hold/

BPA responds to Odgers Berndston survey on port Brexit preparations

Responding to today’s (23 January) publication of a survey of UK ports regarding preparedness for Brexit, the British Ports Association has suggested ports and terminals are considering a range of potential outcomes. The uncertainty has made it difficult for ports to make firm investment decisions...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/bpa-responds-to-odgers-berndston-survey-on-port-brexit-preparations/