Korean yards outperform Chinese, Japanese rivals

LONDON’s Clarksons Research reported on July 6 that the shipbuilding contracts signed last month added up to 4.15 million compensated gross tonnes, or 131 ships, including 1.82 million CGT (40) that went to…

Ship stops Colombia-Spain voyage when crew hit with flu

The 6,700-TEU Rhodos suspended voyage from Colombia to Algeciras Spain on June 7 in the Atlantic after two Russian and Sri Lankan crewmen had respiratory problems, reports Kiev’s Maritime Bulletin. The ship approached…