The world’s top bunkering hub

Bunkering hub Singapore readies itself for 2020

Singapore, the world’s top bunkering hub, has announced several initiatives to ready itself for the International Maritime Organization’s upcoming global sulphur cap on marine fuels. At the Singapore International Bunkering Conference and Exhibition (SIBCON) held […]

Ports in Japan resumed operations on 1 October

Ships, ports hit by typhoon Trami

A general cargo ship remains aground in Kawasaki port after being battered by typhoon Trami, which hit mainland Japan on 30 September, a day after making landfall in Okinawa. The small general cargo vessel, Marina, […]

The aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that struck Indonesia. Credit: Getty Images

Indonesian tsunami grounds several ships

A container ship was among at least three vessels that are known to have run aground in the tsunami that hit the Indonesian coast of Sulawesi on 28 September. Indonesian feeder operator PT Meratus Line’s […]