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Painting of Skyscrapers in Shanghai China

October 23, 2018

China readies for first import expo

China will be holding it's first international import expo in Shanghai between November 5 and 10.

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CMA CGM ship with tugboat at hamburg port

October 23, 2018

CMA CGM gets EU approval for containerships takeover

French shipping major CMA CGM has received a green light from the European Commission to acquire Finland’s Containerships.

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ocean port at sunset

October 22, 2018

Trump seeks slower rollout of low-sulfur rules

The Trump administration is working to slow the rollout of ocean shipping fuel emissions regulations aimed at reducing air pollution from sulfur.

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barge sailing in ocean as sun starts to peak out of water

October 17, 2018

U.S. agriculture & domestic steel reinforced by Great Lakes Seaway Shipping

The Great Lakes Seaway Partnership reports overall gains for the St. Lawrence Seaway with year-to-date (YTD) total cargo shipments through September of 25.7 million metric tons, a four percent increase over the same timeframe last year.

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European parliament building with country flags lining front entrance

October 16, 2018

May to address EU leaders as Tusk warns no-deal Brexit 'more likely than ever'

British Prime Minister Theresa May will face EU leaders Wednesday in a critical summit, as European Council President Donald Tusk warned of an increased risk that Britain would crash out of the bloc without a deal.

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