Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 20 May 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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Current News:
Fire on board a second Grimaldi car carrier RoRo
CMA CGM hikes shipping rates from Asia to Africa US $300-400
CMA CGM seasonal adjustments to Noura East African service
Anglo American performs first carbon offset iron ore shipment from South Africa to Europe
Chevron walks away from Anadarko purchase
Ghana’s president intercedes in Tema port dispute
EARLIER NEWS:
More acts of piracy reported from Gulf of Guinea
Debmarine Namibia contracts Damen to build seventh diamond recovery vessel
President Nyusi concerned that armed violence in north of Mozambique could spread
APM Terminals Inland Services to be integrated into Maersk Logistics
South African port statistics for the month of April are now available
Report published on industry-level response to marine plastic pollution

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 15 April 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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First View 1: MATUMBA
First View 2: ELEVATION
CSA 2020 welcome SAMSA decision on open-loop exhaust gas scrubbers
Richards Bay TNPA provides emergency assistance to pipe-towing tug
Cunard’s Queen Victoria calls at Port Elizabeth
Nissan to make R3 billion investment at its Rosslyn plant in Pretoria
ISSA and unfair port access practices
Ghana’s drastic reduction of port costs
Canadian Navy makes first drug haul off Horn of Africa region
Rio Tinto announces expansion of Richards Bay Minerals operation
Mozambican Special Forces capture suspected terrorist base in northern province
How the Port of Beira was able to reopen so soon after the destruction of Cyclone Idai
Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) expansion in the Asia Pacific region
CMA CGM takes full control of CEVA Logistics
The world comes to Beira: At least 200 aircraft everyday — Watch
SANDF rescue mission in Malawi & Mozambique + Rescue SA
TNPA shares port insights with Nigerian Shippers Council
Tanzania announces plans for a cruise terminal at port of Dar es Salaam
Stakeholders engage over Mossel Bay oil and gas industry
U.S. places sanctions on 11 African countries for port security lapses
Protesters place truckers under siege at Zambia/DRC Kasumbelesa Border Post
The 2020 Global Sulphur Cap
Kenya offers land in Naivasha for Uganda to build dry port
CTF in Seychelles, welcomes increased Canadian input
Maritime industry keen for speedy action on maritime risk challenges
More African ports linked to the China Belt and Road initiative
Kenya to sign loan from China for Naivasha to Kisumu SGR
South African companies exhibiting in Brazil
Air cargo industry rallies to help Mozambique following Cyclone Idai
Death of ‘fiercely loyal’ MSC man Dallas Sutton
Chamber’s role in promoting international trade commended
Yacht wrecked on Durban port South Breakwater
London Tribunal issues hefty fine on Republic of Djibouti over Doraleh
Severe weather expected over Durban from 19H00 today (Thursday)
Ford begins vehicle exports from Port Elizabeth to Europe 
Maritime training ploughing scarce skills back into the Eastern Cape
Oversupply Still Major Challenge Warns ICS
Transnet places tugs and workboats for sale by auction
Container ship Contship Oak attacked by pirates, four crew kidnapped
Counting the costs of fires at sea

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News 14 January 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View 1: BULK HOLLAND
First View 2: SEVEN SEAS EXPLORER
First View 3: VISBORG
Ships in port at Durban today (Friday 15h00)
Stonewin opens ship bunkering operation at Port Louis, Mauritius
Japan’s Toyota Tsusho proposes US$600 million development in Angola’s Namibe Bay
EU NAVFOR patrol ship Relampago conducts friendly approach to Somali fishing vessel
Maersk & Safmarine launch Musafir Express to Mogadishu
More names revealed in alleged Mozambican EMATUM fraud
Mammoet moves heavy lifting equipment into northern Mozambique
Indian Naval ship escorts World Food Programme vessel for first time
Walvis Bay looks forward to six cruise ship calls during January
Morocco to invest US$190 million in port infrastructure
ICTSI signs 20-year concession to develop & operate Port Sudan Container Terminal
Namibian environmental ministry puts a stop to South African manganese exports through Luderitz
US$40 million investment plan for Luanda Port Multipurpose Terminal
Ship raided in Ngqura harbour, cocaine worth more than R700 million seized
USS Porter arrives in Turkey on scheduled visit
Port of Nacala reaches target for general cargo as new round of dredging commences
IRClass Review of 2018 and Projections for 2019
As we face another year…looking back at some of the UK’s Armed Forces best moments of 2018
UK Trade and investment in 2018
Net draws tighter around alleged EMATUM conspirators
Unhappy New Year with fires, loss of life and containers lost at sea
Pirate attack off Benin — six crew kidnapped
ONE jointly conducts with PSA an immersive educational study tour
Safety lessons: having a clear understanding of your fishing vessel’s stability
AIDAnova arrives in Tenerife as world’s first LNG-powered cruise ship
MOL car carrier Sincerity Ace on ‘significant’ fire in mid-Pacific
Chinese heavylift Hai Yang Shi You 278 with oil rig on deck in Durban for repairs
Drug haul No.5 for CMF in boarding operations in Arabian Sea
73-year old American medivacced off cruise ship Seven Seas Explorer near Mossel Bay
CMA CGM announces improvements to Asea-Kenya-Mogadishu Service
South Africa launches its most advanced nano-satellite, precursor to advanced maritime communications
CMA CGM announces improvement for NOURA Service

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View : CIELO DI JARI
Ngqura port’s new liquid bulk facility makes progress
TNPA testing helicopter marine pilot transfer service at Port of Cape Town
Controversy rages over DoT’s high cube container decision
Taking transformation of Island View precinct another stage further
NSRI rescues ill seafarer off immobilised chokka boat
Former RMS St Helena sold again and returning to the UK
CMA CGM confirms its intention of turning CEVA into a leading logistics provider
Hundreds of UK troops deploy on Exercise Trident Juncture
ClassNK releases ‘ClassNK MRV Portal (IMO DCS)’
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : ADFINES SKY

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View : AS CYPRIA
Tugs to the rescue as gale force winds batter Port Elizabeth
Djibouti a potential centre for arms trafficking across Africa and Middle East
CMA CGM reshuffles EURAF 4 service to West Africa
TNPA meets with Cape Town port stakeholder to outline future plans
TNPA meets with Saldanha port stakeholder to outline future plans
Tanzania’s Mtwara port to handle fuel imports for Southern Tanzania
SPECIAL REPORT–How does growing international interest in Africa stand to benefit the continent?
The UK’s 2018 Merchant Navy Medal for Meritorious Service announced
DNV GL says energy transition offers innovators a competitive edge through ‘carbon robust’ ship designs
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : WILD LOTUS

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View : MSC HINA
Strike action today to hit Durban Container Terminal
Mozambique’s CFM to invest US$200m in ports and rail over next three years
Fire destroys two commercial fishing boats at Beira, another at Bali
US$98 million boost for Richards Bay Coal Terminal
Pirate activity offshore Nigeria
Poorest countries face growing burden from cost of importing food
Sailor from US destroyer USS Jason Dunham dies in Red Sea exercise
CMA CGM pulls out of Iran service due to US sanctions
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : SA AGULHAS II

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View : MSC LUCIANA
CMA CGM signs to operate Lekki Port’s future container terminal
SAMSA opens investigation into Inyalazi-CSCC Asia collision
Transnet signs agreement with MSC Cruises and Africa Armada to build R200m+ Durban Cruise Terminal
Torrential rains cause flooding in parts of Dar es Salaam
Abandoned ship sinks off Port Sudan
Angola’s oil production continues to drop
Call for effective security surveillance on Ghana waters
Historic images released by MoD to mark Royal Air Force centenary
Commander Combined Task Force 151 (CTF 151) meets with Royal Saudi Naval & Armed Forces
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : COYO TERCERO

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View : SCHLIEMI RICKMERS
SAMSA warns that South Africa badly equipped to manage weather induced disasters at sea
CMA CGM upgradeS EURAF 4, SAMWAF & ASAF services to Africa
RMS St Helena on her final voyage from the island
Cameroon calls for EoI to monitor Kribi port construction
Search for oil in Mozambique’s Angoche Basin continues despite Statoil withdrawal
Walvis Bay takes delivery of four ship-to-shore cranes for new container terminal
Evergreen confirms details of order for 20 container ships
2017 was good, but 2018 will be great, says Optimarin
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : DONINGTON

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are today’s News Headlines:

First View : TWO CRUISE SHIPS IN ALGOA BAY
Port Statistics for December 2017 are now available
Ngqura Manganese Terminal delayed until October 2023
Oiltanking has new liquid bulk storage terminal at Matola (Maputo)
Kenya’s standard gauge railway (SGR) opens to freight traffic
US Commerce Department hits SA steel exports with heavy anti-dumping duties
FEATURE: Africa could learn from Asia’s success with logistics corridors
INTERNATIONAL: Latest expansion begins at Port of Felixstowe
INTERNATIONAL: The Royal Navy was busy over Christmas
PRESS RELEASE: DRC: Implementation of a “Port Tax” surcharge
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : I saw three ships come sailing by

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : KING BEANS
Skipper’s lack of weather conditions awareness cause of Robben Island vessel near sinking–SAMSA
Transport minister Amaechi challenges stakeholders to improve Nigerian maritime industry
CMA CGM’s Rodolphe Saadé reunites the position of chairman & CEO of the Board
MSC Cruises introduces Marine Safari Expreience to Pomene Bay visits
CMF hosts Indian Ocean & Gulf of Aden counter-piracy conference
HMS Sutherland to deploy to Asia Pacific
Mission to Seafarers Expresses Delight and Relief at Release of Chennai Six
Port Authority Clarifies ‘Oil Spill’ Video
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : ELEGANT ACE

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