48 ships stranded off China with banned Australian coalThe number of coal carriers stranded off the coast of China with banned Australian coal has fallen below 50, but the ongoing spat between Australia and China has left about 1,000 seafarers stranded.
Indian Navy joins Iran-Russia naval drill following ChinaThe Indian navy has announced its participation to a naval drill that began Tuesday between Iranian and Russian Navies in the North Indian Ocean while China is also expected to soon take part.
NYK signs contract for four LNG-fueled PCTCs with China MerchantsA shipbuilding contract has been concluded by Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK Line) with China Merchants Jinling Shipyard (Nanjing) for four LNG-fueled PCTCs.
US Navy conducts navigation operation in South China SeaOn Feb. 5 in the vicinity of the Paracel Islands, USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) claimed navigational rights and freedoms, as announced by the US Navy under international law.
Taiwanese shipping major Evergreen places order order for twenty containershipsTaiwanese shipping big Evergreen Marine Line has reportedly put an order for twenty 15,000 TEU containerships.
Naval escort taskforces of China holds mission-handover ceremonyOn January 31, a mission handover ceremony was conducted in the Gulf of Aden by the 36th and 37th Chinese naval escort task forces.
Chinese Navy hold drills to response deployment of US Navy in South China SeaThe Chinese Armed Forces will hold exercises in the South China Sea later this week, the country's Maritime Safety Administration said on Tuesday, according to Sputnik News of Russia.
China’s Foreign Ministry: "US ships are not conducive to peace in the region"The United States sends ships and aircraft to "flex its muscles" into the South China Sea and this is not good for peace, China's Foreign Ministry said on Monday, after the disputed waterway was sailed by a US aircraft carrier fleet.
China’s third aircraft carrier to be launched in 2021China's third aircraft carrier is scheduled to be commissioned in 2021, according to local media reports and projections based on recent images.
Scientists reports highest ocean temperatures since 1955A new research, authored by 20 scientists from 13 institutes around the world, from sea level to a depth of 2,000 meters, recorded the highest ocean temperatures since 1955.
China’s Shanghai Zhenhua launches JSD 6000 vesselShanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co (ZPMC) of China recently launched the deepwater heavy lift pipelay vessel JSD 6000 constructed by Ulstein at its Qidong plant.
FESCO Transportation Group expands coverage of its shipping line to ChinaFESCO Transportation Group announced that it has added a new port of call in Wenzhou on the route of its container shipping line FESCO China Express-2 "Eastern Arrow".
Chinese dry bulk owner Jinhui Shipping sells ageing supramaxThe 2002-built supramax bulker Jin Ping was sold for $5.5m by Chinese dry bulk owner Jinhui Shipping and Transportation.