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Maersk marks centenary of Brazilian trade

February 20 - Shipping giant Maersk Line has celebrated 100 years of trading with Brazil.

The steamship Laura Maersk reached Brazilian shores for the first time on 19 February 1913, docking at Paranagua with 2,800 tonnes of cargo. ??

Maersk Line said it is investing USD2.2 billion in 16 new ships specially designed to visit Brazil's shallow-water ports. Fourteen are currently in operation.

www.maerskline.com

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Still time to enter ESTA Awards 

January 17 - The deadline to enter the 2020 ESTA Awards of Excellence, which will be held on the evening of April 23 at the Postillion Hotel Amsterdam in the Netherlands, has been extended to January 25, 2020. 
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Wijnne Barends opts for LNG newbuilds 

January 17 - Wijnne Barends, based in the Netherlands, has placed an order with China’s WuHu Shipyard for four shortsea cargo ships featuring LNG propulsion and battery storage systems.
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Methanex hat trick for Mammoet

January 17 - Methanex has awarded the levee crossing and heavy haul scope of work for the construction of its Geismar 3 methanol plant in Louisiana, USA to Mammoet.
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Charter rates fall in January 

January 17 - Time charter rates in the multipurpose shipping sector have dropped over the last month, according to shipbroker Toepfer Transport.
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