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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.
20 February 2017 On 20 February 2017 the Margrethe Maersk called at the Cai Mep International Terminal, becoming the largest vessel to call Vietnam. Capable of carrying 18,000 TEU (20 foot containers) Margrethe Maersk is part of the ‘Triple E’ class of vessels, the largest vessel in Maersk Line’s fleet.
20 February 2017 Hyundai Global Services (HGS), Hyundai Heavy Industries’ (HHI) newly spun-off company specializing in providing total marine services announced today it signed an MOU with KSS Line, a Korean shipping company, for entering into eco-friendly ship business. Under the MOU, two companies join forces to retrofit the medium-sized
13 February 2017 Changes affect services between Asia, Europe, USA and Canada MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company is pleased to announce an upgrade to the existing 2M Network which will take effect from the 1st April 2017. The revision follows an unprecedented year in the liner industry, which saw considerable change
Following the addition of a second US flagged ship to its GSX service, APL converts to Guam office from third party agency 13 February 2017 Showing its strong commitment to serving Guam and Saipan, APL today announced the conversion of its Guam office from a third party agency to an
8 February 2017 Excelerate Energy (Excelerate) announced today that it has executed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) for the delivery of up to seven floating storage and regasification units (FSRUs). The LOI gives Excelerate the ability to order one FSRU in the second