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Asia remains an area of strong growth for the Maritime industry, and the emerging economies within the region such as India and China, continue to invest significantly into its development. InDepth Maritime strives to remain at the forefront of news and developments within the Asian markets to deliver information and intelligence on the companies, organisations and individuals who are bringing the maritime industry to the fore.
InDepth Maritime is committed to bringing news from the region and in setting the pace for discussing new companies, new projects, new wind farms and in looking at regional developments at both a local and governmental level. In many ways, both China and India are being looked at as the role models or benchmarks for other emerging economies in how to provide affordable power at a national level without resorting to fossil fuels and their associated health concerns.
On 12 September 2018, during the 4th Eastern Economic Forum, a signing ceremony was held for a trilateral agreement on cooperation between Sovcomflot, the Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs (Vnesheconombank) and VEB Leasing. The document was signed by Sergey Frank, President and CEO of PAO Sovcomflot and Igor
The largest and most established international maritime expo in the South China Sea region will also feature national pavilions, exhibitors from dozens of industries in the maritime sector, exclusive shipyard visits, networking events, and high-powered seminars. The 8th edition of INMEX China, the largest and most established international maritime expo
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, July 13, 2018 – Fednav Limited takes ownership of a 60th bulk carrier, an important milestone in Fednav’s history. This vessel, the MV Federal Dee, is the latest in a series of 22 box-hold handysize bulk carriers of 34,500 deadweight tons ordered from Oshima Shipyard of Japan since 2013. As
Dalfsen, Netherlands: ABB Ability™ Marine Advisory System – OCTOPUS marine software will map the safest and most efficient routes for a fleet of heavy lift vessels servicing the expansion of a giant oil field in Kazakhstan. ABB has secured a series of contracts for nine heavy lift vessels transporting modules
Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd, has secured a contract from FueLNG, a joint venture between Keppel O&M and Shell Eastern Petroleum (Pte) Ltd, to build South East Asia’s first Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunkering vessel valued at approximately S$50 million.
25/01/2018 Vietnam’s state-owned shipping giant Vinalines is moving towards participating in international markets by co-operating with shipping lines and owners of mines worldwide to reach its ambitious growth targets in 2018. According to Le Quang Trung, newly-elected vice president of Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines), the company has plans to