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Malaysian Maritime Forces Foil Tanker Robbery

Almi SpiritA tanker laden with a cargo of marine fuel oil was attacked by pirates in the Strait of Singapore in October, but the robbery attempt was thwarted by Malaysian maritime security forces.

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China VLCC Sells Two Vessels For $133m

Yangtse SpringChina VLCC, a joint venture between China Merchants Energy Shipping and Sinotrans & CSC Holdings, is to dispose of two very large crude carriers for $133m in total.

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COSCO Confirms $1.5bn 11-Ship Order

COSCOCHINA Cosco Holdings Company has signed long-expected contracts for a fleet of 11 containerships across four Chinese yards with a total value of $1.5bn.

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Teekay Aus Adds 12 Bulk Carriers to Fleet

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Lowlands BrillianceTeekay Australia is progressively taking over management of 12 bulk carriers owned by CarVal Investors, an independent branch of the food and agricultural commodity multinational Cargill.

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Chinese Shipbuilders Pass Korean Yards

Maersk TripleE at BusanChinese yards signed more new orders than their South Korean rivals in July— the first time since the beginning of 2015, as the world’s largest shipbuilding country in terms of orderbook size took the brunt of the global newbuilding contraction.

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ITF Unearths Shocking Case of Seafarer Abuse in Australia

C SummitAn absolutely appalling situation was uncovered in the Australian port of Mackay where five crew members of a Korean bulk carrier were allegedly denied basic rights such as access to food and were forced to work without pay.

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