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  • ABB助力全球最大零污染排放渡船

    Two world's largest emission-free ferries of For Sea with an all-electric conversion have been officially welcomed into service, and a special inauguration ceremony has been held recently. These two ferries are said to have been converted from...
    2019-02-18
  • ILO:海员最低工资上涨4.5%!

    After tough negotiations, the International Labour Organization (ILO) raised the minimum seafarer salary to a monthly USD 641. According to Xinde Marine News on November 22, there was an important meeting on the minimum salary for able seafarers this week in Geneva...
    2019-02-18
  • Drewry: Future Alliances May Not Exist

    In the latest analysis report, after reexamining the container shipping industry and Block Exemption Regulation for liner corporations which was about to be brought onto the agenda, Drewry indicated that the container shipping industry might have a totally different future. Drewry...
    2019-02-18
  • Japanese Ship Enterprises Companies Give up and Scale back Merchant Ships Building Business

    In order to avoid price competition with Chinese and Korean shipbuilding companies, Japan's major integrated heavy industry groups have successively narrowed the merchant shipping business, reduced the construction of merchant ships such as giant oil tankers and cargo ships, and turned to higher...
    2018-08-29
  • China and South Korea Contend for Hegemony in Shipbuilding Market; China and Singapore's Mighty Border-crossing in Marine Vessel Market

    Shipbuilding market forms a situation of China-South Korea contending for hegemony Since 2018, the shipyards of China, Japan and the South Korea have taken new ship orders of 34.41 million tonnes, with a global market share of 98%. Among them, the enterprises of China and the South...
    2018-08-29
  • China's First Unmanned Ship Industrial Park Topped Out

    China's first unmanned ship test base was topped out today and was named Xiangshan Marine Scientific & Technological Port which is to be built as an unmanned ship industrial cluster serving the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area. Situated at the south...
    2018-08-29
  • 5-10% Heavier Than Japanese and South Korean Ships! Why Can't China's Light Ship Weight be Reduced?

    Over the past few years, Chinese shipbuilding enterprises, in spite of advantage in technology, won in the market against Japanese and South Korean competitors upon high value-added shipping orders by virtue of low cost. However, since 2017, South Korea has lowered the cost for orders they...
    2018-08-29
  • The Chinese Version of the International Oil Pollution Compensation Fund Handbook Series Released

    On June 5th of the 47th "World Environment Day", the launch ceremony of the Chinese version of the International Oil Pollution Compensation Fund Handbook Series (hereinafter referred to as "Handbook Series") was held at the North Bund in Hongkou, Shanghai. It is known...
    2018-08-06
  • The World's Largest Ship Made a Record with Its Debut

    On June 2, "Pioneering Spirit", the world's largest ship for installation and removal of offshore platforms, completed the installation of the 22,000t drilling platform topsides for the Johan Sverdrup Oilfield of Equinor (the original Statoil ASA) offshore Norway. The debut of "...
    2018-08-06
  • World's Largest Container Delivered in China

    Today, "Universe", the world's largest container ship independently developed and built by China, was officially delivered in Shanghai. This is a new breakthrough for China in the field of high-end shipbuilding and will further enhance China's capability in maritime transport. The...
    2018-08-06