- published: 15 May 2014
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A brief look into global megatrends in shipping and future challenges, especially for Norwegian shipping.
Tweet this video! - http://clicktotweet.com/aPe_I For an industry that basically runs the world economy most people know very little about the enormous complex that touches almost every single thing you use. From the chair you are sitting on to the yogurt you're eating to the steering wheel in you car, all those things were made possible thanks to an industry that has been operating since man learned to float. These are 25 mind blowing facts about the shipping industry. https://twitter.com/list25 https://www.facebook.com/list25 http://list25.com Check out the text version too! - http://list25.com/25-mind-blowing-facts-shipping-industry/ Here's a preview: Around two-thirds of ship crews in the world have no means of communication while they are on the open sea. Only about 1 in 10 will ...
현대상선•해외선주 오늘 용선료 협상 마지막 담판 Korea's number-two shipper, Hyundai Merchant Marine, is in last-ditch negotiations with foreign ship owners to work out a charter fee reduction in an attempt to stave off bankruptcy. The company is looking for a 30-percent cut to drastically reduce costs. Kwon Jang-ho reports. It's a negotiation that could make or break the future of Korea's second largest shipping company. Hyundai Merchant Marine is meeting with five foreign ship owners in Seoul on Wednesday to ask for a reduction in charter rates,... as it tries to dig itself out of a mounting debt crisis. Hyundai recorded a loss of over 200-million U.S. dollars last year alone, and in a deal made with its creditors last month, it promised it would renegotiate its charter fees with foreign ship owners, in ord...
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Somali pirates holding a freighter ship, Amiya Scan, with a crew of four Russian and five Fillipinos, are demanding a ransom of $US 1.1 million. The vessel was seized last Wednesday on its way from Kenya to Romania. The Dutch owners are reportedly ready to pay no more than $US 700,000.
DEEP BAY -- A mid-island man fears his dreams of converting an old fish boat into a live-aboard vessel may have sunk along with the vessel itself. The 18-metre long wooden vessel "Bertha-G" sank sometime overnight between August 1st and 2nd, dropping onto the ocean floor just outside the harbour in Deep Bay. Owner Rick Perry of Bowser says he purchased the vessel a year ago figuring it had great potential to be converted into a pleasure craft but it began taking on water eight months ago. Perry regularly monitored the vessel and says he was disappointed when he was told he had to remove the boat from within the harbour where it was being moored. The harbour authority's chair Keith Reid confirmed to CTV News that the Bertha G was ordered out, along with other vessels that were...
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Crew welfare and ship connectivity have become important issues that the whole industry needs to address
Hong Kong: Shipping is now reaching “the blood on the carpet” stage, Arthur Bowring, managing director of the Hong Kong Shipowners Association, has warned in the latest upload to Splash TV. Shipping needs to go through this phase, Bowring said. The biggest headache for shipowners right now, Bowring said, is the coming together of all the regulations hitting shipping. Splash TV interviews top names in shipping every week. Splash TV (http://splash247.com/splashtv) can be found on maritime and offshore news site Splash247 (http://www.splash247.com).