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The IMO confirmed that a new global cap on the sulphur content in fuel would be introduced as of January 1st, 2020, lowering the permitted concentration from the current 3.5% mass/ mass (m/m) to 0.5%.
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The 90/10 JV between Bomin Linde LNG and Klaipedos nafta has chartered from Bernhard Schulte what's said to be up-to-date the world's biggest LNG bunker supply vessel.
After trials which started back in April, DFDS Seaways will now increase the number of fixed weekly departures on its Fredericia-Copenhagen-Klaipeda ro-ro service.
The EU will support the set-up of the gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia with EUR 187.5 mln (75% of the needed funding).
The HELCOM countries have submitted their application to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for the designation of the Baltic Sea as a NOx Emission Control Area (NECA).
The Container Supply Chain Conference (part of TOC Europe) returns to Hamburg for its 40th year at a pivotal and potentially transformative time for global container supply chains, logistics, shipping and landside operations.
During the 2016 edition of Transport Week, the BTJ team announced the most significant transport & logistics events that took place in 2015 across the Baltic.
As of April 1st, the shipping company's Patria Seaways ro-pax will ply as the third vessel across DFDS' route between the Swedish Port of Karlshamn and the Lithuanian Klaipeda port.
Klaipedos nafta has contracted the consortium Chart Ferox-PPS Pipeline Systems to design and construct a Liquefied Natural Gas reloading station in the Port of Klaipeda.
The Lithuanian logistics company has ordered 1,000 units of Mercedes-Benz's Actros truck, making it the largest purchase from Eastern Europe in the history of the vehicle manufacturer.