Amin Shipping threatens crew

Indian crew members on board general cargo vessel Onda in Tiko, Cameroon, have reported that the owner of the vessel, Mohammed Amin of Amin Shipping, has repeatedly threatened their safety. Crew member Mohammed Jubeen Khan […]

VIDA has been generally supported by the maritime industry. Credit: Dietmar Hasenpusch

Future shipowner costs hinge on VIDA

Trading in the United States could get more complicated – and more costly – if legislation aimed at simplifying ballast-water compliance for shipowners also eliminates current vessel exemptions while adding new requirements and higher standards. […]