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Chin up at WSS

October 30 - Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has appointed Jason Chin as ships agency service manager, Singapore.

With over 15 years' experience in the maritime and shipping industry, Chin will lead a team carrying out over 3,700 ships agency services every year.

With the world's global fleet on the increase, Chin commented that the number of vessels calling at port in Singapore has levelled off, and stressed that it was necessary for WSS to continue to provide the high levels of service that differentiate it from the local competition.

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Marine insurance: Reducing costs and capacity

September 19 - Marine insurance providers are commoditising their products in order to reduce costs. The result, according to the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI), is a loss of expertise.
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Zeaborn forms JV with MPC

September 18 - Zeaborn Group has formed a joint venture with MPC Capital Group to handle the chartering and commercial management of a fleet of more than 160 container and bulk carriers.
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DHL strengthens network in Middle East and Africa

September 18 - DHL Industrial Projects is opening a centre of excellence (COE) in Dubai as well as offices in Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya and Turkey to coordinate complex logistics projects in the Middle East and Africa.
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ALE plans Swedish branch

September 18 - ALE will open an office in Sweden during the last quarter of 2019 as it looks to expand its operations in Scandinavia.
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