HELMEPA’s 2012 marine litter campaign draws to a close

The month of voluntary action for the marine environment coordinated by HELMEPA between 15th September and 15thOctober, within the framework of the 2012 International Coastal Cleanup Campaign, came to a successful close with the completion of an original study. Over 3,000 volunteers from 114 co-operating stakeholders participated in this study on marine litter. They cleaned […]

NYMAR: Clay Maitland to join Peter Shaerf as chief driver

New York Maritime (NYMAR) Chairman, Peter Shaerf of AMA Capital Partners, announced today that Clay Maitland will join him in heading the organisation, whose mission is to promote the New York maritime cluster, with immediate effect. The pair will serve as Co-Chairmen of the organisation, which will be celebrating its tenth anniversary next year. “There are many strategic […]

Baltic Exchange announces activity weighted forward curve for tanker FFAs

Today, the Baltic Exchange announced the launch of an activity weighted forward curve for the tanker forward freight agreement (FFA) market. Until today, forward curve calculations were based on an average of submissions given by Baltic Exchange panel brokers. The new forward curve takes into account the level of market activity each panel broker has […]