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Kitack Lim

International Chamber of Shipping Chairman Esben Poulsson expressed gratitude about the cooperation between industry and social partners on the issue of crew changes. However, “government bureaucracy and a lack of political leadership has meant...

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) says that ships’ meteorological reports can make a significant contribution to safety of life and navigation. Through its international scheme, called the WMO Voluntary Observing Ships (VOS) scheme, ships...
Croston

The psychological well-being of crew members on board vessels awaiting transfer is the most pressing challenge facing the maritime industry currently. This is the view expressed by Juan Carlos Croston, president of the Caribbean Shipping...

Leaders from maritime unions are asking governments to assist crew members who are trapped on their ships, unable to return home because of the COVID-19 pandemic. It is estimated that over 200,000 seafarers across the marine unions are facing this...

June 9-15, 2020 CMA CGM VESSELS ETA KINGSTON CONTSHIP PAX 09/06 CMA CGM VENTANIA 09/06 CFS PANJANG 09/06 CFS PAFILIA 10/06 LUTETIA 10/06 APL TBN 14 10/06 SEABOARD SUN 10/06 POHORJE 10/06 ASIAN TRADER 10/06...

‘THE POWER of Maritime Technology in the Era of Social Distancing’ was the topic for discussion in the Caribbean Shipping Association’s (CSA) webinar on Thursday, May 28, via Zoom. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the CSA was unable to stage its...

Among the many responsibilities of local shipping agents is that of arranging emergency medical assistance for the shipping lines they represent. Though not a regular occurrence, such emergencies do happen from time to time, and there are...

The managing committee, management, members, and staff of the Shipping Association of Jamaica (SAJ) are saddened by the passing of Minister of Labour...

June 2-8, 2020 KINGSTON CMA CGM VESSELS ETA WATERMARK ST GEORGE 02/06 CFS PANJANG 02/06 HANSA GRANITE 03/06 KATHERINE 03/06 CFS PACENO 04/06 ASIAN TRADER 04/06 COSCO NINGBO 04/06 VEGA SCORPIO 04/06 BOMAR REBECCA...

Pier 17 Jamaica, a new member of the Shipping Association of Jamaica, started operations in May 2020, offering to freight forwarders exclusive ‘less than container load’ (LCL) services as a neutral consolidator, with regional inter-connections for...
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