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Oil Theft: Arrest of 3m Barrel-capacity Supertanker Reflects Scale of Crisis

This Day 19 Aug 2022
“All efforts to get clarification and additional information regarding the loading operation from the shipping agent of Inchcape shipping and owners of Idun maritime Limited proved abortive.” ... “Having not produced her NNPC clearance papers for the loading operation, MT HEROIC IDUN was stopped from proceeding further by Nigerian Navy Ship GONGOLA.
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Kiev Says Another 10 Cargo Ships Preparing to Leave Ukrainian Ports Under Grain Deal

Urdu Point 19 Aug 2022
Ten more ships are being loaded to leave Ukrainian ports as part of a grain deal, Ukrainian Minister of Infrastructure Oleksandr Kubrakov said on Friday ... "Ten ships are now loading and preparing to leave the ports of Odessa, Chornomorsk, and Yuzhne.
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Germany's Rhine water too low even for some empty vessels

Reuters 19 Aug 2022
Weeks of drought across Europe and beyond have added to supply chain problems as vessels have had to lighten their loads to ensure they can travel along depleted water channels ... the drive is aft, so loading must be done in the forward area so that the ship can lie straight in the water.".
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Oil supertanker detained after Nigerian navy says it 'resisted arrest'

Reuters 19 Aug 2022
LAGOS, Aug 19 (Reuters) - Equatorial Guinea has detained an oil tanker capable of carrying 2 million barrels after it attempted to load in Nigeria without proper paperwork, both countries said this week. The Nigerian navy said in a statement that the Heroic Idun, a very large crude carrier (VLCC), was attempting to load oil at the Akpo SBM on Aug.
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10 more grain ships get set to leave Ukraine's sea ports

Khaleejtimes 19 Aug 2022
A further ten cargo ships are being loaded with grain in Ukrainian Black Sea ports and being prepared for shipment under a food export agreement brokered last month, Ukraine's Infrastructure Minister Oleksandr Kubrakov said on Friday ... We also have more than 40 applications for shipping to Ukrainian ports," Kubrakov said on Facebook.
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UN Chief Says More Must Be Done To Get Ukraine's Grain To World Markets

Radio Free Europe 19 Aug 2022
Some 25 ships loaded with 630,000 tons of agricultural products have already been dispatched from Ukrainian ports since the deal was reached on July 22. A further 10 cargo ships are being loaded with grain in Black Sea ports for shipment, Ukrainian Infrastructure Minister Oleksandr Kubrakov said on August 19.
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Weather warning lifted for Corsica after violent storms leave five dead

The Irish Times 19 Aug 2022
Weeks of drought across Europe and beyond have added to supply-chain problems as vessels have had to lighten their loads to ensure they can travel along depleted water channels ... the drive is aft, so loading must be done in the forward area so that the ship can lie straight in the water.”.
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Dry Cargo Ship Carrying Nearly 12,000 Tonnes of Ukrainian Corn Docks in Turkey - Reports

Urdu Point 19 Aug 2022
ANKARA (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 20th August, 2022) Fulmar S dry cargo ship loaded with 11,730 tonnes of Ukrainian corn has arrived in Turkey on Friday, the Anadolu news agency reported.
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Ship that Ukraine alleges has stolen wheat likely off Syria

Kingsport Times-News 19 Aug 2022
The Konstantin traveled from the Russian-occupied Crimean Peninsula in the Black Sea from around July 6, according to ship-tracking data from MarineTraffic.com analyzed by the AP. The ship had loaded Ukrainian wheat at Sevastopol, the Ukrainian Embassy in Lebanon said in a statement to the AP on Thursday.
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COSCO launches new lines to S America

China Daily 19 Aug 2022
COSCO Shipping ... It will add shifts based on market demand for these shipping routes in the coming months, said Cai Liancai, CSSC's vice-president ... "Since those foldable frames can be stacked and loaded in ships' cargo holds, any ship with a cargo hold can utilize the special frames.
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UN chief visits Odesa, calls for 'massive and generous' support to ease global food crisis

Anadolu Agency 19 Aug 2022
... the loading of grain bound for global markets ... However, as many as 25 ships loaded with thousands of tons of agricultural products have departed Ukraine since last month's landmark food export deal, brokered by Türkiye and the UN, opened up three Ukrainian Black Sea ports.
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Ukraine says 25th grain ship leaves under Russian deal

Manila Standard 19 Aug 2022
“The cargo ship I Maria departed from the port of Chornomorsk. It is loaded with 33,000 tons of corn,” Ukraine’s ports authority said in a statement on social media, adding the ship was expected to arrive in Egypt in a few days ... The first commercial ship carrying grain left on August 1.
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Pioneering CO2 Transport Ships Will Use Rotor Sail to Reduce Emissions

The Maritime Executive 19 Aug 2022
This initiative highlights the role that cleaner shipping has within complex supply chains and decarbonization strategies outside of the immediate industry.” ... Once in operation, the ships will load captured and liquefied CO2 from European emitters and transport it to the Northern Lights receiving terminal in Øygarden in western Norway.
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UN chief urges rich nations to help developing countries purchase Ukrainian grain

Urdu Point 19 Aug 2022
Ships carrying grain have been leaving there under a recent UN-brokered agreement, and the UN chief said Odesa was a symbol of what countries could achieve when they worked together for the common good. Speaking to journalists, the UN chief revealed that it was a moving experience to be at the port, where he witnessed wheat being loaded onto a ship.
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Ukraine: Secretary-General Guterres visits Odessa following grain exports resumption

Ruptly 19 Aug 2022
Today, Odessa is more than just a shipping centre ... Guterres called the diplomatic breakthrough ‘unprecedented in scope and scale.’ ... “The Black Sea Grain Initiative is changing that. In less than a month, 25 ships have departed from Odessa and other Ukrainian ports loaded with grain and other food supplies,” he added ... .

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