Alarm raised over possible marine fuel shortage

Alarm raised over possible marine fuel shortage

An international shipping association has sounded the alarm over a potential marine fuel shortage in 2020, once a cap on sulfur content in fuel is imposed. The Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) this week …
Oct 17, 2016 /  Vessels
BIMCO/ICS Manpower Report predicts potential shortage of almost 150,000 officers by 2025

BIMCO/ICS Manpower Report predicts potential shortage of almost 150,000 officers by 2025

The latest five-year BIMCO/ICS Manpower Report forecasts a serious future shortage in the supply of seafarers. The report, launched at the International Maritime Organization on Monday identifies a current …
May 18, 2016 /  Curious