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Marine Digitalisation: Buy or build your own technology?

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Marine Digitalisation: Buy or build your own technology?

3 weeks ago

Gone are the days when a decision was needed to embrace digitalisation or not. Digital initiatives have supercharged the maritime sector in abundance over the last couple of years. The question now is whether you should buy the technology you need from a third party or build it yourself.

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Bulugo offers $20m finance facility for bunker and lubricant buyers

5 weeks ago

ANNOUNCEMENT: Whitehall Finance and Bulugo announce partnership offering buyers external unsecured finance of up to $20 million under an exclusive agreement

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Why now is the time to enhance and streamline digital communication

8 weeks ago

As the world prepares to reopen the global economy from the shackles of COVID-19, businesses are faced with the reality of how to stay competitive. They must also consider how to respond with new methods of transacting, in the wake of a renewed drive to enhance and streamline communication. But how will the Maritime industry respond?

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 30

42 weeks ago

The shipping industry currently emits 3% of all greenhouse gases. To keep temperatures within safe limits, experts say, it will have to decarbonise. Could green hydrogen be the answer?

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 29

44 weeks ago

One solution to the mounting credit and legal risks faced by both buyers and sellers in the bunker market could be to set up a clearing house for marine fuels trades.

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 28

45 weeks ago

A toning down of the political uncertainty and turmoil stemming from the US has managed to offer a much need reprieve to the dry bulk market. Even though trade uncertainties dominate, it seems that the overall market sentiment is inclined to believe that things will get better than they are today

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 27

46 weeks ago

The Dutch natural gas market is reinforcing its position as one of the most important trading hubs in the world.

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 26

47 weeks ago

Marine fuels consultancy Blue Insight has set out the current potential costs for alternative bunker fuels, arguing carbon taxes may be needed to make them more attractive to shipowners

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 25

48 weeks ago

Shipowners should be looking to bunker very low sulfur fuel oil  (VLSFO) more frequently than they had previously been taking on high sulfur fuel oil because of uncertainty over its shelf life

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Maritime News Round Up – Issue 24

49 weeks ago

The global shipping sector has experienced far-reaching negative impacts as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, but most players in the industry believe it will recover within the next two years.

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