Bulk Shipping

News and views about dry cargo shipping and cargo handling

A computer generated representation of the bulk carrier Sohar Max fitted with rotor sails

Asyad to harness wind power

Asyad to harness wind...

Oman’s leading shipping group, Asyad, is adopting wind-assisted propulsion technology, as part of it...
Oman’s leading shipping group, ...
The aluminium EGA produces requires shipping raw materials to its production sites and bauxite and metal to customers worldwide

EGA joins global shipping and ...

EGA joins global ship...

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has become the first aluminium producer, and the first Middle East c...
Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) h...
Graphic illustrating the dominance of coal in India’s dry bulk trades

Indian coal imports rise

Indian coal imports r...

Market intelligence provider, Oceanbolt, part of the Veson Nautical group, reports that coal imports...
Market intelligence provider, Oce...
The bulk carrier Jag Rohan which has been sold to an undisclosed third party buyer

Great Eastern buys and sells

Great Eastern buys an...

India’s Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited (G E Shipping) has contracted to buy a medium range (...
India’s Great Eastern Shipping ...
AD Ports and Fertiglobe have signed an MOU which could lead to interesting bulk shipping possibilities

Bulk fertiliser opportunities ...

Bulk fertiliser oppor...

Fertiglobe, a joint venture between ADNOC and OCI Global, and which is claimed to be the world’s lar...
Fertiglobe, a joint venture betwe...
The newly acquired Tomini K12

Tomini adds further to bulk sh...

Tomini adds further t...

Leading Dubai-based ship owner Tomini Shipping has achieved yet another milestone in its ongoing exp...
Leading Dubai-based ship owner To...

TMS Tanker Conference programm...

TMS Tanker Conference...

Work is well underway on the programme for the TMS Tanker Conference 2023 which takes place on 8th N...
Work is well underway on the prog...
The Capesize bulk carrier Tomini K2 is now part of the company’s growing fleet

Tomini acquires first Capesize...

Tomini acquires first...

Dubai-based Tomini Shipping, one of the region’s leading dry bulk ship owners, is bolstering its com...
Dubai-based Tomini Shipping, one ...
The 2009-built Monjasa Thunder

Double tanker acquisition for ...

Double tanker acquisi...

The oil trading and bunker shipping group Monjasa has acquired two oil and chemical tankers, the 19,...
The oil trading and bunker shippi...
Eduardo Bartolomeo, the CEO of Vale and Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, Managing Director and CEO, AD Ports Group, signing the agreement to create a low carbon hub for the steel industry

Vale project set to boost Abu ...

Vale project set to b...

In a significant development for its dry bulk cargo operations, AD Ports Group has signed a Memorand...
In a significant development for ...
AD Ports is expanding Khalifa Port to include drydocking capacity

AD Ports adds to vessel fleet

AD Ports adds to vess...

AD Ports Group is expanding its fleet of vessels with the purchase of five bulk carriers and three c...
AD Ports Group is expanding its f...
The newly acquired Tomini Sirocco

Handysize bulkers join Tomini ...

Handysize bulkers joi...

Dubai-based Tomini Shipping has announced the acquisition of two handysize bulk carriers. Now named ...
Dubai-based Tomini Shipping has a...
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