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  1. Okinawa positions itself as hub for used rental-car exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | The Japan Times

    Okinawa plans to export more used cars, making use of vehicles retired from the prefecture's prospering car rental businesses. According to the prefectural government, the number of automobiles registered for rental in Okinawa reached 30,000 as of March 2016, the largest figure among the 47 prefectures.

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  2. Tokyo, Paris MOUs Launch Navigation Safety PushRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Marine News

    The Maritime Authorities of the Tokyo and the Paris Memoranda of Understanding on Port State Control will launch a joint Concentrated Inspection Campaign on safety of navigation. The aim of the CIC is to check compliance with the applicable requirements of the SOLAS Convention, the overall status of the vessel's navigation safety, and the competency of crew involved in navigation operations.

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  3. Liebherr Bolsters Its Australia Maritime BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Marine News

    Liebherr Maritime said it will establish full service, spares and sales activities in Australia, New Zealand and the Oceania region to create better support for maritime customers using factory trained and locally recruited engineers. Additionally, Liebherr representative Morrow Equipment Australia will focus on the purchase and rental of tower cranes in the future.

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  4. Cma CGM Organized Towing ExerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Marine News

    The Maritime Prefecture of the Channel and the North Sea, in liaison with the CMA CGM Group and Les Abeilles , organized a towing exercise between a large container ship, the CMA CGM Marco Polo, and the Abeille Languedoc, including an 'intervention', 'assistance' and 'rescue tug' , off the coast of Le Havre. Thus on y, July 21, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 4:40 pm off Le Havre, the CMA CGM MARCO POLO simulated engine damage to enable the crew of L'Abeille Languedoc, the assessment and intervention teams and the Maritime Operations Center of the Maritime Prefecture of the English Channel and the North Sea to train at sea, in real conditions, with a large platform.

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  5. Dry Bulk Shipping Demand to Continue: DrewryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Marine News

    Drewry expects that dry bulk shipping charter rates will continue to recover with firm demand and controlled fleet growth, according to the latest edition of the Dry Bulk Forecaster, published by global shipping consultancy Drewry. Drewry has revised its charter rates forecast in the short term as the date to implement ballast water management systems has been postponed by two years, bringing down the forecast for demolitions that will eventually support fleet growth.

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  6. IRClass Accredited for Eu MRV Services from RvARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Marine News

    ... in the world, regardless of country of ownership, flag state, or class. Japan's big three shippers -Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL), Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line)... For operational purposes, it is critical to know ...

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  7. Japan's Big Three Shippers BullishRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Marine News

    Japan 's big three shippers -Mitsui OSK Lines , Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha - have reported profits for the first quarter, bouncing back from losses a year earlier Reuters reported. Thanks to rising freight rates, the shippers showed brightened financials ahead of their integration into the Ocean Network Express next April.

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  8. FarSounder Sonar for RRS Sir David AttenboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Marine News

    ... Ralph Johnson (DDG 114) has successfully passed builder's sea trials. The... Japan's big three shippers -Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL), Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line)... FLIR Systems, Inc. has added a cooled thermal ...

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  9. Bunker Industry Prepares for Sulphur Limit in Ship FuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Marine News

    ... destroyer, the future USS Rafael Peralta (DDG 115), during a 10 a.m. Japan's big three shippers -Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL), Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line)... Hydrogaphy, the science of surveying and charting ...

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  10. Demand Fuels Boxship Freight Rates for Japan's Big ThreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Marine News

    Japan's big three shippers on Monday reported profits for the first quarter, bouncing back from losses a year earlier and raising hopes the firms could be emerging from the industry's worst-ever downturn on record. Mitsui OSK Lines swung to a 1.1 billion yen operating profit in April-June from a loss of 3.6 billion yen a year earlier, as a strong U.S. economy lifted freight volumes on routes between Asia and North America to record levels in the last quarter.

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  11. Nikkei 225 ends lower amid market's lack of directionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | The Japan Times

    Stocks ended slightly lower Monday after getting caught in a tug of war between selling prompted by the yen's ascent against the dollar and buying on the back of robust corporate earnings. The Nikkei 225 average fell 34.66 points, or 0.17 percent, to finish at 19,925.18.

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  12. Japan's shippers swing to profit on growth in trade, pick-up in freight ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Reuters

    Japan's big three shippers on Monday reported profits for the first quarter, bouncing back from losses a year earlier and raising hopes the firms could be emerging from the industry's worst-ever downturn on record. Mitsui OSK Lines swung to a 1.1 billion yen operating profit in April-June from a loss of 3.6 billion yen a year earlier, as a strong U.S. economy lifted freight volumes on routes between Asia and North America to record levels in the last quarter.

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  13. Hyundai Heavy Wins $600 Vitol Tanker ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 30 | Marine News

    The Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries won a contract worth up to $600 million from Netherlands-based energy and commodities company Vitol to build as many as eight gas tankers, Reuters reported. HHI will construct two liquefied petroleum gas tankers with a capacity of 84,000 cubic meters each.

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  14. APM Terminals Tangier Celebrates 10 years in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Marine News

    APM Terminals Tangier welcomed the Munich Maersk, one of the world's largest container vessels, as it made its maiden call to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the largest and most modern terminal facility in North Africa. APM Terminals Tangier is one of the most important transfer points of global trade.

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  15. Konecranes Won Repeat RTG Order from Port HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Marine News

    During the second quarter 2017, Konecranes received an order for 9 RTGs from Port Houston, Texas, USA. This is a repeat order, the first Konecranes RTGs to Port Houston were delivered in 2003.

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  16. France Nationalizes Shipyard to Thwart Italian MajorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Marine News

    France will temporarily nationalise the STX France shipyard to prevent an Italian firm taking majority control, the economy minister said on Thursday, marking President Emmanuel Macron 's first big industrial policy decision. As France's most avowedly pro-business leader in decades, few would have predicted the former investment banker's first big move in the corporate sector would be a nationalisation.

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  17. Saudis Stop Tankers From Entering Yemen, UN SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Marine News

    A Saudi-led military coalition and the government of Yemen denied four oil tankers access to a Yemeni port last week, a move that could hurt the flow of aid and exacerbate a cholera outbreak in the country, a United Nations agency said. The vessels were on their way to Hodeidah, a Red Sea port controlled by the rebel Houthi movement that is aligned with Iran.

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  18. Navios Group Rolls Out Containers DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Marine News

    Navios Group has launched Navios Containers, a vehicle dedicated to the container sector. Navios Containers has the right to acquire all containerships offered to the Group, said Angeliki Frangou, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.

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  19. Hyundai Merchant Marine Asia-US West Coast Volume Up by 77%Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Marine News

    Hyundai Merchant Marine has announced that its Asia-US west coast volume in June 2017 increased 77% year-on-year. According to PIERS Data, HMM's Asia-USWC handling cargo rose year-on-year from 7,953 TEU/WK to 14,055 TEU/WK at the end of June 2017.

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  20. DP World Reports 10.7% Gross Volume Growth in Q2 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Marine News

    DP World Limited handled 34.0 million TEU across its global portfolio of container terminals in the first half of 2017, with gross container volumes growing by 8.2% year-on-year on a reported basis and 7.7% on a like- for-like basis, with second quarter growth rates accelerating to 10.7% year-on-year on a reported basis and 10.4% on a like-for-like basis, ahead of Drewry Maritime's upgraded industry estimate of 4% throughput growth in 2017. The first half of 2017 witnessed an improvement in global trade and all three DP World regions saw growth rates accelerate in the second quarter of 2017, particularly our terminals in Europe and the Americas.

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