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Korea Line gains Hanjin operation

November 25 - South Korean bulk carrier Korea Line - which is owned by the Samra Midas (SM) Group - has acquires the Asia-USA operation of bankrupt Hanjin Shipping.

According to reports, Hanjin Shipping signed a contract to sell its Pacific operation for KRW37 billion (USD31.45 million) to Korea Line.

The Seoul bankruptcy court, which is handling the reorganisation of Hanjin Shipping, has endorsed the deal.

It is understood that Korea Line will take on Hanjin Shipping's ground staff in South Korea and its overseas staff.

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Fire outbreak at US port

June 5 - A fire broke out aboard Höegh Autoliners’ ro-ro vessel Höegh Xiamen yesterday (June 4) at Blount Island, Jacksonville, USA; there are no injuries to any of the 21 crew members, who have all been evacuated from the vessel.
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Intradco charters AN-225

June 5 - Intradco Global, in collaboration with GTA GSM, charted the Antonov AN-225 freighter aircraft to transport nearly 1,000 cu m of medical supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE).
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Pacific Osprey returns to service 

June 5 - Swire Blue Ocean’s (SBO) wind farm installation vessel Pacific Osprey has returned to service following the installation of its extended crane boom in Denmark. 
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