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Russia eyes Iran’s Chabahar to transit goods

17 August 2019 - 22:50
Russia is seeking to use Iran’s Chabahar port in order to transit goods to other countries especially to the Indian subcontinent, Tasnim reported, quoting Sergei Milushkin, managing director of Astrakhan Special Economic Zone in Russia, as saying.

Australia Iron Ore Export Shipments Down 7% in July’19

17 August 2019 - 21:32
Australia - world's largest iron ore exporter has recorded fall in iron ore shipment in July’19, according to the vessel line up data maintained with SteelMint. Australia's iron ore export shipments recorded at 71.03 MnT in July'19, down 7% as compared to 76.31 MnT in June’19.

India's Scrapped Ship Import Volume Increases 33% in July

16 August 2019 - 14:23
Alang - Gujarat, has registered sharp growth in imports of scrapped ships in Jul'19 and the volume reached 7 months high since Dec'18, as per custom data maintained by SteelMint.

Trafigura ships on Cactus 2 Permian line: Update

15 August 2019 - 19:04
Commodity trading firm Trafigura has started shipping crude on the 670,000 b/d Cactus 2 pipeline, moving Permian crude to the Gulf coast.

Official says Chabahar port, hub of int'l trade

14 August 2019 - 00:03
Port of Chabahar is a shortcut hub for international trade of Iran, Pakistan, Afghanistan and the route for outside world of the Central Asian states, an Iranian official said on Saturday.

Euronav's IMO storage ULCC loads Kraken crude

12 August 2019 - 21:59
Shipping company Euronav's ultra large crude carrier (ULCC) Oceania loaded heavy crude before it set off for Asia-Pacific with its huge cargo of fuel compatible with the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) sulphur emissions rules.

Iran to resume building its longest cross-sea bridge

8 August 2019 - 01:00
The Minister of Roads and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami said Iran plans to resume the construction of its longest cross-sea bridge, linking Qeshm Island in the Persian Gulf to Bandar Abbas.

Tajikistan eyes accessing open waters through Iran

7 August 2019 - 00:13
Tajikistan's ambassador to Iran, Nizamuddin Zahedi, has called for using Iranian ports to access open waters in a meeting with Iranian Transport Minister Mohammad Eslami on Monday, the Iranian ministry’s portal announced.

Major Australian producers raise iron ore shipments

6 August 2019 - 20:14
A rise in shipments of iron ore from major Australian mining companies last week is likely to ease Chinese buyers' concerns about supply tightness.

Iran launches direct refrigerated container shipping line to Oman

5 August 2019 - 23:14
The new line will bring to five the number of direct shipping lines between the two countries on either side of the strategic Strait of Hormuz.
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